FIAT Fullback pickup truck debuts at 2015 Dubai International Motor Show

Article by Andrew Christian, on November 11, 2015

FIAT Professional has unveiled its latest pick-up truck model – the FIAT Fullback -- at the 2015 Dubai International Motor Show. This newest offering is available in a double cab body style configuration in the United Kingdom but boasts of a spacious load area, thanks to generous dimensions of 1,780mm in height, 1,815 mm in width and 5,285mm in length.

Meanwhile, its wheelbase measures 3,000mm. With a payload of 1,045 kg, the new FIAT Fullback could be a perfect vehicle for those who love to blend business with leisure.

Serving as the core of the new FIAT Fullback is 2.4-liter aluminum turbo-diesel engine that churns out either 150hp or 180hp of output. Customers could have this engine mated to either a six-speed manual gearbox or a five-speed automatic transmission with sports mode.

Both transmissions will feature full four-wheel drive systems as standard. FIAT Professional is set to launch the FIAT Fullback in the UK in autumn 2016 in two trim levels.

When launched, the Fullback will be FIAT Professional’s first entry in the medium-duty pick-up truck segment in the EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Asia) region. This segment accounted for 23 percent of total sales in the LCV segment in 2014, with 675,000 units sold.

The FIAT Fullback displayed at the 2015 Dubai International Motor Show is fitted with special accessories currently being developed by MOPAR.

If you’ve been living under a rock, MOPAR is a brand under FIAT Chrysler Automobiles that offers genuine spare parts and accessories, after-sales service and customer care. FIAT Professional will unveil the pricing and specifications of the new FIAT Fullback closer to its launch next year.

Press Release

FIAT PROFESSIONAL DEBUTS NEW FULLBACK PICK-UP TRUCK AT THE DUBAI INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW

  • New FIAT Professional pick-up truck to be named Fullback – a name derived from the cornerstone position in rugby and American football
  • Available in the UK in autumn 2016, the FIAT Fullback will combine a practical double-cab body style with a spacious load area and competitive payload of 1,045kg
  • Powered by a 2.4-litre turbo-diesel engine, with 150hp or 180hp outputs, the FIAT Fullback will have four-wheel drive as standard, combined with a manual or automatic transmission

More details, including pricing and final specifications, will be announced closer to the launch of the FIAT Fullback in the UK
FIAT Professional has unveiled the all-new FIAT Fullback pick-up truck at the 2015 Dubai International Motor Show. The new, medium-duty pick-up will join the award-winning FIAT Professional range in autumn 2016 and will be available only with a practical double cab body style configuration in the UK making it an ideal vehicle for both commercial and leisure time activities.

Measuring up to 1,780mm in height, 1,815 mm in width and 5,285mm in length, with a wheelbase of 3,000mm, the new FIAT Fullback will offer a competitive payload of 1,045 kg and will be powered by a 2.4-litre, aluminium, turbo-diesel engine with a power output of either 150hp or 180hp. Two transmissions will be available, a new six-speed manual gearbox or a five-speed automatic transmission with sports mode, and both will be combined with full four-wheel drive systems.

The new FIAT Fullback will be available in the UK in two trim levels with pricing and specifications to be announced closer to the vehicle’s launch in autumn 2016. The Fullback is FIAT Professional’s first contender in the medium-duty pick-up truck segment in the EMEA region, which totalled 675,000 units in 2014 representing 23% of total sales in the LCV segment.

Visitors to the 2015 Dubai International Motor Show will also be able to see the FIAT Fullback equipped with a selection of special accessories currently under development by Mopar, FIAT Chrysler Automobiles’ brand for after-sales service, customer care, genuine spare parts and accessories.

 

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