Automotive Brand - Fiat


Fiat goes back to roots with retro-inspired 500

Fiat 500 1957 Edition comes in blue, green and white retro-inspired colours

Based on the Fiat 500 Lounge model, the 1957 Edition package adds white mirror caps and roof (black fabric on convertible) and ivory and brown interior. Read More

New Cars Auto Industry Sep 30, 2018, 10:30 PM

20 odd trucks to celebrate Ugly Truck Day

July 20 is annually celebrated to recognize ugly trucks, vans and SUVs Read More

Classic Cars Auto Awards Auto Enthusiasts Jul 20, 2018, 2:30 AM

Fiat readies 500X for spring with Blue Sky Edition

Available in both front- and all-wheel drive with 9-speed automatics Read More

New Cars Auto Industry May 1, 2018, 2:30 AM

Fiat 500 lineup goes all in with turbocharged engines

MultiAir 1.4-litre turbo 4-cylinder becomes base engine across the line Read More

New Cars Auto Industry Feb 8, 2018, 10:30 PM


Fiat adds Abarth spice to Spider launch

Spiritual successor to car that won Fiat’s first Euro Rally title Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Mar 22, 2016, 10:35 PM

Zoolander the new face of Fiat 500X

FCA again empoys Paramount comedic film character to promote new car

This is the second time FCA has used on-screen talent, having created a series of commercials with the 2014 Dodge Durango and Anchorman Ron Burgundy. Read More

Auto Industry People New Cars Jan 13, 2016, 5:30 PM

Fiat 124 Spider or Mazda MX-5 – who got it right?

Miata-based Fiat 124 Spider was the most anticipated debut at the LA auto show

The 124 Spider is to the Miata as the Saturn Sky was to the Pontiac Solstice – it would have looked better if the other wasn't there first. Read More

Auto Enthusiasts Auto Shows New Cars Nov 27, 2015, 4:35 AM

Abarth honours bike racing with special Fiat 500

Zero to 100 km/h takes 7.4 seconds and top speed is set at 210 km/h

Abarth’s Fiat 500 is designated 595, and the Yamaha Factory Racing Edition adds 17-inch matte black alloy wheels, more power and lowered suspension. Read More

New Cars Oct 17, 2015, 12:00 AM


Classic editions Fiat, VW play up nostalgia game

Retro colours and design cues add historical character to low cost models

The aim seems to be to make modern day tributes a little more “classic.” Two of the most famous — the Beetle and the Fiat 500 — have released tribute editions to harken back to the models’ iconic roots.. Read More

New Cars Classic Cars Apr 17, 2015, 7:00 PM

FIRST DRIVE: 2016 Fiat 500X in the wilds of Beverley Hills

Multiple model availability means there's a 500X to suit every buyer's whim

The all-new 2016 Fiat 500X isn't a completely unknown entity as it shares most of what's under its stylish skin with the equally new Jeep Renegade. Read More

Automotive Reviews New Cars Apr 17, 2015, 3:00 AM

Fiat to revive 124 Spider name for Mazda-based sports car

The car will share its structure with the MX-5 but have its own bodywork and engine

FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne confirmed at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show that the car will wear a Fiat badge and that it will reprise the name '124 Spider'. Read More

Auto Enthusiasts New Cars Auto Industry Mar 10, 2015, 6:00 PM

Ferrari to separate from Fiat Chrysler

FCA will sell 10% of Ferrari's shares and distribute the rest among existing shareholders

The separation of Ferrari is said to preserve its cherished Italian heritage and help generate much-needed cash for FCA's ambitious expansion plans. Read More

Auto Industry Auto Enthusiasts Oct 29, 2014, 4:55 PM


The real-world cars of the Paris Motor Show

It's the debut of several important production models that is the serious business of the auto show

Exotic and concept cars may be the eye candy but the debut of several important production models is the serious business of the show. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Oct 10, 2014, 2:30 PM

Ford, Toyota each win seven individual used car awards

Vincentric acknowledges excellence in Certified Pre-Owned Value

Honda earns the title of best passenger car brand, Chevrolet that of best truck brand and Buick takes home luxury brand honours. Read More

Used Cars Aug 7, 2014, 5:00 AM

Fiat Chrysler plans for the future

Alfa Romeo, Chrysler and Jeep to play more prominent global roles

FCA's five year plan includes bolstering the Chrysler brand and aggressive expansion of Jeep production and projected sales around the world. Read More

Auto Industry May 7, 2014, 9:00 AM

Goodbye Chrysler, goodbye Fiat – hello FCA

New combined company to be called Fiat Chrysler Automobiles

Design of a new logo comprising the FCA acronym is said to represent an organization that is much more than the sum of its two component parts. Read More

Auto Industry Jan 29, 2014, 4:00 PM


Chrysler set for SEMA

Mopar-modified vehicles intended to inspire customers' customization

Chrysler will display 20 Mopar-modified Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram, Fiat and SRT vehicles at the SEMA show in a massive 1400 square-metre exhibit. Read More

Auto Enthusiasts Auto Industry Oct 13, 2013, 1:00 AM

Fiat gets naughty

Fiat 500 Cattiva special-edition model makes its debut at Concorso Italiano

With its blacked-out look and aggressive demeanor, Fiat characterizes the Cattiva as "naughty," exuding a "devilish designed-for-the-street look.” Read More

New Cars Aug 16, 2013, 1:00 AM

FIRST DRIVE: 2014 Fiat 500L

The 500L resembles but shares no sheet-metal with the diminutive Fiat 500

The 500L should attract newcomers to the Chrysler stores – folks looking for something a little different in the $18,000 -$25,000 compact car range. Read More

New Cars Jun 21, 2013, 5:00 PM

2014 Fiat 500L arrives in June

Pricing for bigger Cinquecento starts under $20K in Canada

The all-new Fiat 500L expands the appeal of the iconic 500 with two more doors, accommodations for five passengers and best-in-class interior volume. Read More

New Cars May 27, 2013, 2:00 PM


Fiat 500 grows up

New and larger, four-door Fiat 500L models coming to North America

While the 500L shares its nameplate and general styling theme with the diminutive Fiat 500, it's based on a larger and entirely different platform. Read More

New Cars Auto Shows Nov 29, 2012, 6:00 PM

Chrysler set to swamp SEMA with "Moparized" vehicles

SEMA show display will feature 24 vehicles customized with Mopar parts and accessories

“Moparized” Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram, SRT and FIAT vehicles will be the stars of Chrysler's exhibit at America's ultimate aftermarket trade show. Read More

Fiat wins Manufacturers Cup in Targa Newfoundland

Mix of rookies and veterans claim honours in 11th annual flat-out rally round the rock

The 11th Targa Newfoundland lacked last year's drama of a Ferrari in the ocean, but it did feature a hurricane and some intense competition. Read More

Motor Sports Sep 17, 2012, 4:00 PM

Fiat adds Turbo spice to 500 lineup

New turbocharged mid-range model produces 135 horsepower and 150 lb-ft of torque

Fiat is adding a little spice to the diminutive 500 lineup with a new Turbo model that slots between the bland base 500 and the chile-pepper Abarth. Read More

New Cars Aug 19, 2012, 11:00 AM


2012 Fiat 500 comies to Canada

Baby Fiat is a lttle car with a big personality

Like the current Beetle and MINI the Fiat 500 bears a distinct likeness to its namesake but it is a proper, thoroughly modern automobile. Read More

New Cars Feb 25, 2011, 6:00 PM