After unveiling the convertible in March, Fiat presented the new electric 500 version in a sedan version: characterized by a panoramic glass roof, initially available only in the Prima version with a price of 34,900 euros with easyWallbox included. It follows the one already seen for the limited edition version of the 500 cabrio the Prima, which has already sold out. In fact, the two cars share the mechanics with the same platform with 118 hp electric motor, powered by a 42 kWh battery that allows you to travel up to 320 km with a full electron in the Wltp cycle and up to 400 km in the city. The driving modes are the same as in the convertible: Normal, Range (for maximum efficiency) and Sherpa (to make sure you reach your destination or the closest charging station). The electric Nuova 500 can shoot from 0 to 50 km / h in 3.1 seconds, touch 100 km / h in nine net seconds and reach a maximum self-limited speed of 150 km / h.
On the new electric Cinquino there is a fast charg systemand 85 kW direct current which allows to reduce battery recharge times: in fact, to restore 50 km of autonomy, it can take five minutes, while to recharge the accumulators to 80% using fast columns, it takes 35 minutes. The recharge socket for a Combo 2 located on the right rear side, where the tank filler normally finds space: the car can also be recharged at home, using the cables supplied with a power up to 2.3 kW, or via the ‘easyWallbox which reaches 7.4 kW. A Mode 3 cable is also standard, with which it is possible to connect the car to public or domestic columns, with powers up to 11 kW.
From a technological point of view, the preparation is the Prima it has systems such as automatic braking, adaptive cruise control, trajectory maintenance, Urban Blind Spot, Attention Assist, high resolution rear view camera and 360 degree parking sensors. The interior dominated by the 10.25 “UConnect 5 connected infotainment with Dab radio, navigator and wireless compatibility for Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Through a smartphone application, the owner can also view different vehicle parameters, using the My functions. Car, My Remote, My Navigation, My eCharge, My Wi-Fi, My Alert and My Assistant just as already seen on the sister with canvas soft top.
To distinguish the sedan there are several details, starting with the new glass roof designed to make the passenger compartment particularly bright. Given the absence of the electrically retractable hood, the new version has a specific rear spoiler designed to improve aerodynamic efficiency: the rear door opening system, now of a traditional type, also changes. There are three colors for the bodywork available to customers: the Celestial Blue three-layer and the mica-coated Ocean Green and Mineral Gray. For all the Prima models there are 17 “diamond alloy wheels, Full Led headlights, chromed inserts for the sides and internal eco-leather upholstery for the seats and dashboard.
For the reservation of the New 500 sedan, Fiat does not require a deposit. By connecting to the site of the House it will be possible to pre-book a specimen in a few clicks: after selecting the bodywork and the baster color, enter the postcode to find out the local eco incentives and select the nearest dealership. When the car is actually orderable, the customer will be contacted directly by the dealer and can thus decide whether to proceed with the purchase: the booking is not in fact binding. The Pi by FCA Bank program is also available to customers, a loan that at the end of the contract allows you to decide whether to replace the car, keep it by paying the remaining amount or return it.
June 17, 2020 (change June 18, 2020 | 09:54)
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