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
  • Fiat 500X 2021 front cornering
  • Fiat 500X 2021 rear cornering
  • Fiat 500X 2021 dashboard
  • Fiat 500X 2021 rear seats
  • Fiat 500X 2021 front seats
  • Fiat 500X 2021 infotainment
  • Fiat 500X 2021 front tracking
  • Fiat 500X 2021 rear
  • Fiat 500X 2021 front seats
  • Fiat 500X 2021 driver display
  • Fiat 500X 2022 boot open
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In this section:
  • Costs, insurance groups, MPG and CO2
  • Equipment, options and extras
  • Reliability
  • Safety and security

Costs & verdict

Everyday costs, plus how reliable and safe it is

Costs, insurance groups, MPG and CO2

The Fiat 500X is towards the expensive end of the small SUV market, especially if you opt for the hybrid variant. Discounts are usually available, so it’s always worth checking our Fiat 500X deals page for the best savings. 

While the 500X will cost about the same as a Seat Arona or Skoda Kamiq to buy, it’s predicted to suffer more depreciation over three years – something worth bearing in mind if you’re buying outright. There are often special offers with PCP finance deals, making the monthly payments more affordable.

If you want your 500X to be a mild hybrid, you’ll have to opt for Cross, Red or Sport trim, but there’s a hefty jump in price, so you’ll have to seriously weigh up whether you really need the added efficiency.

Fiat 500X 2021 infotainment

Reliability

Fiat came bottom (30th place out of the 30 manufacturers rated) in our 2021 What Car? Reliability Survey. We don’t yet have any data for the 500X specifically.

Fiat gives you a three-year, 60,000-mile warranty as standard. The third year of that is provided by the dealer, rather than the car maker itself, although that shouldn’t affect what’s covered or how any complaints are dealt with.

Overview

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.

  • Exterior and interior styling may appeal
  • Easy to drive around town
  • Well equipped (apart from safety equipment)
  • Small boot
  • Limited engine range
  • Automatic emergency braking (AEB) costs extra on most versions
New car deals
Save up to £1,313
Target Price from £22,008
Save up to £1,313
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Nearly new deals
From £15,950
Leasing deals
From £375pm