Fiat 500X 1.5 Hybrid 48V Sport 5dr DDCT Review

Category: Small SUV

Section: Version review

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Fiat 500X 2021 front cornering
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  • Fiat 500X 2022 boot open
  • Fiat 500X 2021 front cornering
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  • Fiat 500X 2021 dashboard
  • Fiat 500X 2021 rear seats
  • Fiat 500X 2021 front seats
  • Fiat 500X 2021 infotainment
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  • Fiat 500X 2021 rear
  • Fiat 500X 2021 front seats
  • Fiat 500X 2021 driver display
  • Fiat 500X 2022 boot open
RRP £31,745What Car? Target Price£31,284
Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
5 doors

The Fiat 500X has an attractive 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.

Opting for the range-topping Sport trim gives you all the standard equipment you get with the Cross version, but adds sportier styling inside and out, and upgrades the small 3.5in digital driver display to colour instead of monochrome.

This engine mixes a 1.5-litre turbocharged four-cylinder engine with a 48V mild-hybrid system for added fuel efficiency and lowered CO2 emissions. In total it gives you 128bhp to play with and has enough oomph to sprint from 0-62mph in 9.4sec. That’s plenty when it comes to pulling away quickly at a junction, but it’s let down by the seven-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox, which can be slow to react when you’re on the move.


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Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH9.4 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxSEMI-AUTO

Available colours

MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

49.5

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

350

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

134

g/km