Fiat 500X 1.0 Connect 5dr Review

Category: Small SUV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
5 doors
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RRP £21,325What Car? Target Price£20,715
Review

The Fiat 500X has a nice-looking interior, and many will be sold by the styling alone. There are, however, plenty of other small SUVs in the same price bracket that are more practical, better to drive and offer a higher level of safety equipment and crash protection.

On top of everything you get with Pop, Connect gives you two USB ports, a front armrest with storage compartment, 17in alloys, automatic lights and wipers, along with LED daytime running lights. We’d recommend you add AEB as an optional extra, and if you do that, this is our favourite trim.

This turbocharged three-cylinder 1.0-litre petrol engine offers adequate performance and is our pick of the lineup. Only available with a manual gearbox.


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Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH10.7 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxMANUAL

Available colours

MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

45.6

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

350

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

141

g/km

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