Fiat has launched a new 500 Turbo performance edition in United States of America. The price starts at $19,500.
Employing a 137PS turbocharged 1.4-litre MultiAir engine, this new variant mated to a 5-speed transmission, boasts of better steering calibration, sports suspension, upgraded brakes and stiffer shocks.
Similar to the top of the line Abarth variant, the Turbo also delivers a throaty exhaust note that the Abarth is known for.
The interiors get a leather wrapped steering wheel and gear knob, sports seats and a Dr Dre audio system.
The 500T hits the sweet spot between the 500 Sport and Abarth models. Its deign echoes the iconic 500, but with more aggressive and athletic exterior enhancements that hint at the additional power and handling capability.
A unique aero kit and smoked-out headlamps differentiate the Turbo from the base model.
The 500 Turbo features gloss black front and rear tail lamps, a sport-influenced interior and a performance-oriented front fascia specially designed to accommodate and cool its turbocharged engine.
The Fiat 500 Turbo slots perfectly between the 500 Sport and 500 Abarth, giving performance enthusiasts serious bang for their buck.
The 500T hits the sweet spot between the 500 Sport and Abarth models.