2012 FIAT 500c Overview
Available in two trim levels, Pop and Lounge, the 500c is powered by a 1.4-liter MultiAir four-cylinder engine producing 101 horsepower. Two transmissions are offered, a five-speed manual, and an exclusive to North America six-speed automatic with sequential shifting. The 500c will seat four passengers in a modern and artistic interior that pays homage to the 50 years of the Cinquecento. Occupants are protected by seven airbags, active front head restraints, electronic stability and traction control and a tire pressure monitoring system. Available high-tech features include a navigation system, Blue & Me handsfree communication with a USB port, a premium sound system and SIRIUS satellite radio. There are fourteen exterior colors, as well as fourteen unique seat color and material combinations to choose from. The Fiat brand returns to North America after a 26-year hiatus, the 500c expands the Fiat line-up to two models.