Fiat 500 1.0 Mild Hybrid Lounge [Dolcevita Pack] 3dr Review

Category: City car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
3 doors
Available colours:
Fiat 500
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Review

The Fiat 500 certainly has style and image on its side, but plenty of rivals are better to drive and more practical – and cost less to buy as well.

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Trim: Lounge

This is worth considering if you like your creature comforts, because as well as climate control and a leather-trimmed steering wheel, Lounge models also come with a 7.0in touchscreen infotainment system and Bluetooth, a height-adjustable driver’s seat, rear parking sensors and fog lights.

Engine: 1.0 Mild Hybrid

Despite the 'hybrid' badge, the 500 can't travel on electric power alone and you can't plug it in. It only has a tiny battery that barely does anything the improve the weedy acceleration, although performance is adequate for town driving.


Key information

Doors3
Seats4
0-62 MPH13.8 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxMANUAL
Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

185

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

119

g/km

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