2017 – FIAT 500 RIVA

2 May    Autos
May 2

2017 – FIAT 500 RIVA

Anticipated earlier this month with a teaser, Fiat today introduced the new Fiat 500 Riva, the most luxurious version of the little Italian. Joining two Italian icons, such as the Fiat 500 and the Riva Aquarama boats, is born the most luxurious and refined segment ‘A’ segment with many souvenirs from ‘Dolce Vita’his limited edition will be available on all European dealers of the brand and only 500 copies will be marketed. Its body will be easily recognized thanks to the ‘Evening Blue’ body color, exclusive to the Fiat 500 Riva series and the most popular in the Aquariva Super boats, the current descendants of the old Aquarama. The Fiat 500 Cabriolet will also be available in the limited edition Riva with a blue canvas roofther features of the Fiat 500 Riva are the chrome details, such as the rearview mirror housings, the door handles and a frame that surrounds the central part of the hood. An aquamarine-colored double line runs along the Fiat 500 Riva’s waistline, which comes on 16-inch alloy wheels with a blue bottom, unique to this special seriesside the most characteristic details are the shift lever, door sills and the central part of the panel, which are made of authentic hand painted mahogany wood on a carbon base for maximum stability and flexibility. This piece makes each Fiat 500 Riva unique, with a detail reminiscent of the famous Riva Aquarama boats. The lightweight leather upholstery carries the signature of Poltrona Frau, seeking to recreate the interior of the Riva Aquariva Super boats terms of equipment, the Fiat 500 Riva has air conditioning, fog lights, LED daytime running lights, Riva specific TFT frame and Uconnect Live multimedia equipment with Bluetooth, voice control, USB and AUX. The DAB radio and TomTom navigator are optional, as is the Beats signed 440-watt audio equipment and eight-channel digital amplifier.
In the mechanical line of the Fiat 500 Riva will not be present the modified Cadillac or Chrysler engines of the famous Aquarama. In its place, the usual engines of the Fiat 500 line appear. On the side of the gasoline blocks is the 1.2 of 69 hp, as well as the 0.9 TwinAir of 85 and 105 hp of power. The diesel line offers a single engine: the 1.3 MultiJet of 95 hp.


Fiat will arrive at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show loaded with news. One of them will be an interesting limited edition that celebrates the anniversary of one of its most important current and historical models: the Fiat 500. July 4, 1957 is a date that will remember the history of the Italian manufacturer, since it was when the assembly line of its factory in Turin saw the first 500 come out. The ‘big car’ is already close to reaching retirement age, but the truth is that Cinquecento still has many years of active life.To commemorate the 60th anniversary of the 500, Fiat personnel will show in Geneva the new Fiat 500 Sessantesimo, a limited edition of which only 560 units will be produced. With a specific image, a complete equipment and an interesting mechanical offer, the new 500 Sessantesimo will be a perfect homage to the important date. Part of the base of the Fiat 500 C, the convertible version of the model.
Taking a look at the images from the outside, we find a body with a bicolor paint that receives the name of ‘Dolce Vita’ and that combines a White for the body of the vehicle and an Ivory for the hood and part of the sides. There is also a vintage logo on the front between the chrome ‘mustaches’, the rear cover and the steering wheel, as well as chrome trim on the hood and other elements with the same chrome finish. In addition, it features 16-inch alloy wheels and the hood is gray.nside Fiat 500 Sessantesimo, in addition to the relevant numbered plate, Fiat staff created a new leather upholstery in Ivory with Bordô seams, as well as specific bicolour rugs and a central panel strip also in Bordô. terms of standard equipment, this limited edition of the Fiat 500 will be very complete, as it includes, among other elements, the gear lever and multifunction steering wheel leather upholstery, Uconnect Radio Live infotainment system with 7.0-inch touch screen, Bluetooth and USB connection, satellite navigator, auxiliary audio jack, automatic climate control, fog lights, rear parking sensors, cruise control and cruise control. Optionally it is possible to count on the light and rain sensor, bi-xenon headlights, tinted rear windows and the Beats Audio system.
In mechanical terms, the engine line of the new Fiat 500 Sessantesimo will be composed by gasoline and diesel options. In the first case it will be possible to opt for a 1.2-liter 69-hp engine or a 0.9-liter TwinAir of 85 hp, respectively. The diesel alternative will be the small 1.3-liter 16V MultiJet II 95 hp turbodiesel engine.
Despite its price not being disclosed, the new 500 Sessantesimo will be on sale from March 9 in the main EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) markets. The first deliveries will not take place before July 4 of this year.

2017 – FIAT 595 ABARTH

Abarth introduced the renewed line 595. Available in hatchback and convertible format, it has the 595, 595 Turismo and 595 Competizione versions – with different power levels and adjustments. One of the great news is the increased power of the 1.4 T-Jet enginee basic version now has 145 hp (10 hp more) and in the 595 version Turismo offers 165 hp (5 hp more) with a turbo Garrett. At the top of the line emerges the 595 Competizione, which has the optional mechanical self-locking differential (Abarth DAM).lly highlighted for a new air intake more prominent, a new rear diffuser and new inserts in the body. It also has new daytime running lights and LEDs as standard. Xenon headlights are optional. It also features the new 17-inch Granturismo wheels, 7% lighter and with a 50% larger ventilated surfaceExternally new body colors emerge: Modena Yellow, Abarth Red, Iridato White three-tiered and two-color combinations Scorpione Black / Podio Blue, Scorpione Black / Gray Record and Gray / Abarth Red Track. Finally, 595 Turismo and 595 Competizione now have Koni FSD shock absorbersside there are new materials, specifically details on carbon fiber and Alcantara. As an option, Salbert Corsa carbon-lined leather seats and Alcantara. There is also a flat-bottomed steering wheel and an instrument panel adapted from the competition. Also debut is the Uconnect system, with 5.0 or 7.0-inch screen option, 480 W BeatsAudio sound system with seven speakers.


At the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, which opens its doors in a few days, the scorpion brand decided to expand its family of models by introducing a special version of its well-known Abarth 500. This is the Abarth 595 Pista, and taking its name, it shares the largest part of the traits with the family 595, 595 Tourism and 595 Competizione, with the exception of a long list of specifications of high yield, especially arranged to the small Italian.
Underneath its curved hood is a 1.4-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine that produces a power of 160 hp, enough to catapult this vitaminized version of the Fiat 500 from 0 to 100 km / h in just 7.3 seconds, while its maximum speed is estimated at 215 km / h. But if we add up the list of high performance components included, that number should go up a bit more.he new 595 Track features a high-performance brake system, a Koni rear suspension, 17-inch alloy wheels, an Abarth Record Monza exhaust system, such as the Abarth 124 Spider, and a telemetry system board, among others. In addition, buyers can choose the color of the brake calipers and the details of the front and rear bumpers, while the propeller will be available with both manual and six-speed sequential.
2017 – FIAT 695 ABARTH RIVALE 175 ANNIVERSARYat continues its partnership with Riva and to celebrate the 175th anniversary of the boat manufacturer, a special edition with the Abarth emblem and the name Abarth 695 Rivale comes on the markeivale comes with a two-tone exterior painting that combines the colors ‘Shera Riva Blue’ and ‘Gray Shark’ with a thin double line in ‘Navy Blue’ color, plus some chrome appliqués.
In relation to the interior, we highlight the Poltrona Frau leather upholstery in blue color, plus some elements in carbon fiber, steering wheel and shift lever lined in blue leather, black rugs with details in blue, etc.
The equipment of the Abarth 695 Rivale is very complete and includes a Uconnect infotainment system with touch screen of 7.0 inches with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, USB and Bluetooth. In addition, the special edition ‘695 Rivale 175 Anniversary’ features a numbered handwritten plaque that can optionally include the owner’s boat name.
The Abarth 695 Rivale uses the 1.4-liter turbocharged engine with 180 hp and a maximum torque of 250 Nm, which comes coupled with a manual or automatic transmission, an Akrapovic Slovenian-certified exhaust system, Brembo brakes and Koni suspension. It can accelerate from 0 to 100 km / h in 6.7 seconds and reach a top speed of 225 km /
From the special edition called ‘695 Rivale 175 Anniversary’ will be produced only 175 copies in the closed version and another 175 in the convertible versionlò has just arrived at the Fiat dealership network with its 2017 line even more equipped, with more complete versions that increase the attractiveness of the modelventure version of the Doblò 2017 gains new external characterization with alloy wheels + 16 inch steppe wiarkened paint exclusive to the version and new dark gray finish on the front bumper frame. Internally, the Doblò Adventure expands its list of standard contents with leather steering wheel with radio controls, armrest in the driver’s seat, split rear seat with three-point belt, thus offering more comfort and safety to the occupants. For more adventurous consumers, the version features the optional Adventure Locker – differential locking system that allows you to overcome adverse terrain.

The Essence versions, 5 and 7 seats, have also won new items: a split rear seat with a three-point belt and armrest in the driver’s seat. They complete the list of equipment that already has air conditioning, power steering, electric locks, longitudinal bars on the roof, among others.
As an option, the Doblò Essence offers the Evolution Kit, consisting of MP3 / WMA Connect CD radio, external electric mirrors, fog lights, leather steering wheel with radio controls (6 buttons) plus rear parking sensor.
The Fiat Doblò can also be further equipped with the various Mopar accessories. Among them, Central Multimedia with rear camera, partition partition, back seat, antitheft alarm, cross bars, Car Bag, among others.
With more standard equipment, the 2017 Fiat Doblò line is even more attractive and competitive. Check the prices below:
Doblò Essence 5 places 1.8 – R $ 76.890
Doblò Essence 7 places 1.8 – R $ 78.290
Doblò Adventure 1.8 – R $ 85,230

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