Tuesday, April 7, 2015

2016 FIAT 500X Quick Facts

500X delivers driving excitement, technology and safety within a roomy, functional crossover vehicle. The following quick facts summarize the key attributes of the all-new 2016 FIAT 500X

Advanced Drive Systems

  • Dynamic Selector system with three customized modes: Sport, Auto and Traction +
  • 9-speed automatic transmission
  • Rear-axle disconnect results in reduced parasitic loss when AWD capability isn’t needed (improves fuel efficiency)
  • 160 hp 1.4L MultiAir® mated with 6-speed manual transmission (FWD) – standard on 500X Pop
  • 180 hp 2.4L Tigershark® MultiAir® engine mated with 9 speed automatic transmission (FWD and AWD) – available on Pop and standard on all other models

Uconnect® Systems and Services

  • Uconnect®1 3.0 radio, USB2/AUX port for media management
  • Uconnect®1 5.0 radio, two USB2 ports and AUX port for media management, Uconnect®1 Voice Command3 with Bluetooth®, Bluetooth® streaming audio, SiriusXM®4 Radio, Uconnect®1 Access Via Mobile5
  • Uconnect®1 6.5 radio navigation with 6.5-inch high resolution color touch screen, hands-free via Bluetooth®, Voice Command3, SiriusXM® 4 Radio, Uconnect®1 Access Via Mobile5, SiriusXM Travel Link6, SiriusXM Traffic, two USB2 ports and AUX port for media management, Bluetooth audio streaming

Full Array of Comfort/Convenience Technologies

  • Space-saving electric park brake
  • Capless fuel filler door
  • Tire pressure monitoring system
  • Available passive Keyless Enter′n Go™
  • Available heated seats, steering wheel
  • Heated exterior mirrors with turn signals


  • Rear cargo volume 18.5 cu. ft. (with rear seats up)
  • Second row 60/40 split
  • Front compartment storage including dual glove box with locking lower, center console
  • Front passenger forward-folding seat

Engineered and Executed for Safety

  • Standard driver and passenger front and side airbags7, side curtain airbags7, and driver knee airbag7
  • Available LaneSense™ Lane Departure Warning Plus8
  • Available Forward Collision Warning Plus9 Mitigation technology system
  • Available Blind Spot Monitoring10 with Rear Cross Path Detection11
  • Available ParkSense® Rear Park Assist11 Sensors
  • Available ParkView® Rear Backup Camera Park11 system
  • Projector headlamps

Excellent Ride and Handling

  • First vehicle to be based off new Global B-wide architecture
  • Tuned Electric Power Steering (EPS) system
  • Full array of Electronic Stability Control12 features including Hill Start Assist and rollover mitigation
  • Independent front MacPherson strut suspension and rear Multi-link Chapman suspension
  • Outstanding torsional stiffness in body structure
  • Comfortable, quiet cabin

Authentic Design with Detailed Craftsmanship

  • First small-sized SUV conceptualized, developed and built by FIAT
  • Rounded “500-like” shapes with sophisticated surfacing throughout
  • Available dual pane glass sunroof system
  • Available in 12 different colors
  • Chrome accents including chrome exhaust tip, lamp trim and door handles
  • Five trim levels
  • Wheel sizes ranging from 16 - 18 inches
  • Premium interior design incorporates large control interfaces, low gloss -- soft touch surfaces, and model-specific surface finishing in two variants – carbon look or brushed aluminum

To learn more about your FIAT 500X or to pre-order, give us a call.  We're here to help.

Bob-Boyd Alfa Romeo FIAT
5665 Scarborough Blvd
Columbus, OH 43232