Fiat, an Italian automobile manufacturer, has unveiled its new model named Fiat 500 Turbo at Concorso Italiano in Italy. The model is likely to deliver the same performance, power and personalization of Cinquecento (previous model of Fiat), keeping intact the features of the iconic 500. The car has got vibrant styling and gives aerodynamic functionality. The Fiat 500 Turbo will arrive at the FIAT Studios with an approximate MSRP of $19,500 omitting the destination charge of $700. The expected price tag will make the Fiat 500 Turbo the most affordable turbo-charged vehicles in America.
The all new turbo will feature a single turbocharged 1.4-liter four-cylinder along with twin intercoolers, sport-tuned suspension, muscular body kit and larger brakes. The engine of Fiat 500 Turbo delivers 135 horsepower and a torque of 150 lb-ft. The car is expected to provide fuel economy of 34 mpg on highway. It will also have a five speed manual transmission along with a 3.35 final-drive gear ratio for better acceleration. The car is outfitted with 16-inch aluminum wheel which is identical to the Fiat 500 Sport along with black painted inserts in between the spokes of the car. Continue reading »