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.