The Fiat 500 city car has become more pleasing to the eyes with a new range of colors and interior trims that go with the exterior even better. This model didn’t actually need a popularity boost; it had recently hit the milestone of having sold 100,000 units in the UK. At the end of June, sales had reached over 102,000 units.
The six new colors are Countrypolitan Yellow and New Age Cream solid paints, and Groove Metal Grey, Epic Blue, Chillout Purple and Idol Pink metallics. Also now available to buyers are a new Chocolate brown/Ivory fabric and Grey/Black fabric interior trim. At the end of 2012, new two-tone leather trims will be offered.
These will replace and improve the existing leather finishes. Its design is also improved further with a new ‘short-fin design’ antenna and a set of 15-inch alloy wheels.
Even with the product enhancements, the Fiat 500’s prices are unchanged. It continues to offer excellent value for money. The Fiat 500 range has a starting price of £9960 (OTR) for the 1.2 Pop. The price could go as high as £19,060 (OTR) for the 500C by Gucci TwinAir.