Fiat 500X 1.0 Cross Plus 5dr Review

Category: Small SUV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
5 doors
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RRP £22,465What Car? Target Price£21,606
Review

The 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.

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We’d recommend avoiding top-spec Cross Plus trim, because although its LED headlights and sat-nav are nice additions, the 18in wheels spoil the car's ride. We’d stick to City Cross and add a couple of choice options with the saving.

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.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH10.9 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxMANUAL
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

44.8

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

350

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

142

g/km

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