Fiat teamed up with Vans US Open of Surfing in order to unveil the new 500L Vans Concept. As you can see from the photos, the new design concept based on the Fiat 500L and comes with an interior inspired by the original hi-top Vans shoe and comes with features such as vintage palm-patterned canvas, Vans logo stickers on the instrument panel and Vans Waffle Sole on the pedals and in storage bins.
The exterior features a two-tone body color paint scheme, 18-inch matte black wheels, a roof rack with a basket and a double-deckder surfboard carrier. Moreover, we see the well-known Vans Checkerboard pattern and Waffle Sole design found on the step pad, cladding and grille texture.
Under the hood, there is a 1.4-liter four-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine that delivers 160 hp and 184 lb-ft of torque, bolted to a six-speed manual transmission with Hill Start Assist.
For those who don’t know, the Fiat 500L is rated at 33 highway mpg/25 city mpg, has a fuel tank with a capacity of 13.2 gallons and a range of 435 miles of highway driving.