Do you like sipping espressos at sidewalk cafés while chatting above the erratic screams of passing motor scooters? If you answered yes, oui or si, Fiat has a car for you and is bringing it to the States. The Italian automaker is returning to the U.S. after a 27-year absence –
The Fiat is definitely fun, just not in a sideways, airborne, car-chase kind of way. But never to be outdone by its closest rival, the Fiat 500 series offers a new performance-tuned, A big part of the appeal is in how the coupe combine the advantages of a tiny car with comfortable accommodations and a relatively smooth highway ride.
The steering, brake and shift controls all have a quality feel, and the optional 6-speed automatic surprised us with its responsiveness. In fact, given the car's unhurried nature and the fact that its manual transmission offers one fewer gear and superior fuel economy drivers. The 2012 Fiat 500 is tiny and quirky until you drive it. Then, it's tiny, quirky and respectable
Plug a USB memory stick into the Fiat 500's glovebox-mounted USB port and the car will upload onto it a variety of trip details including carbon dioxide emissions information. Plug the memory stick into your computer and you'll get personalized tips on how to improve your driving efficiency. In the long run it will prove more novel than useful to most drivers, but it's a cool idea nonetheless.
The 500 is roomier up front than you might expect, and just as tight in back as it looks. The interior style lives up to the promise of the quirky but fashionable exterior, and we found the materials, build quality and seat comfort . As the athlete of the group,
I absou;tely love this car and hope to share it with you. I look forward to hearing from you
You must bring the car back clean washed and with the same amount of gas. If not you will be charged $15 for cleaning and for extra gas.
Our experience with this car was amazing!! we decide at last minute to go and visit San Diego an this car was perfect! fits everywhere!! all the parking spots are yours with this car. It runs really good, was clean, cheap in fuel, we love it.
Emma and her partner Anthony were supe nice with us, they contact us to see if we know how to drive a for wheel drive, then they were waiting for us at the arranged time, explained us how it works (was our first time using turo) and we start the trip with these beautiful car! was an amazing weekend! HIGHLY RECOMMEND THIS CAR!! :)