Category Archives: Fiat

May 25, 2013
2014 Fiat 500L to start at $19,100

We’ve already driven the decidedly weird-looking 500L in its European-spec form, and now the folks at Fiat have just released US-specific pricing, which means that our US media drive is coming up soon. If you want to get your hands on the biggest of the little Fiats, you’ll need at least $19,100 (*plus $800 for […]

March 24, 2013
Jeep Cherokee faces on-sale delay– also posted in Chrysler, Jeep

A report in The Wall Street Journal looks at some of the obstacles to the 2014 Jeep Cherokee that go beyond its mootable yet “very contemporary” looks, almost all of them based on Fiat’s financial position. Starting with that sheetmetal, in defense of it SRT president Ralph Gilles and Jeep design head Mark Allen said […]

August 20, 2009
What would a modern Fiat pickup look like? One designer has a theory…

Picture it: you’re on holiday in Ericeira, Portugal and wouldn’t you know it, the Vespas you rented to take to Sintra won’t fit in the back of the Peugeot. You bang on your Brit ex-pat neighbor’s door to see if you can borrow his Ford Transit, but he’s not home and the suspiciously young Hungarian […]