The modelRead full review
The Fiat Tipo is spacious with plenty of safety tech but poor residual values mean it won’t be as good value to own as a Ford Focus or Volkswagen Golf. Many rivals are better to drive with a more compliant ride, plus the interior of the Tipo is on the cheap side, even in the highest trim versions.
The trimSee full equipment
If you want to keep costs down, entry-level Tipo trim is the one for you. While it’s fairly basic, it still comes with everything you need, including 16in steel wheels, basic air-con, cruise control, a 7.0in touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, DAB radio and Bluetooth, rear parking sensors and electronically adjustable and heated wing mirrors.
The engineSee full engine specs
The turbocharged 99bhp three-cylinder engine does a decent job of getting the Tipo up to speed in town, but you’ll need to thrash it on faster roads or if you have a car load of people in it.
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