The Fiat 500 is wonderfully stylish and competent in most areas, but there are rivals that are both cheaper and better to driveread the full model review
We are yet to try out this variant
This two-cylinder engine offers a welcome step-up in performance over the entry-level 1.2. However, the power delivery is coarse and unpredictable, and too many engine tremors find their way into the cabin. Worse still, the Twinair engine isn’t anywhere near as efficient as claimed. A Dualogic semi-automatic gearbox is optional on this engine, but is best avoided.