Windsor, Ont. – The FIAT brand announced today the addition of the Urbana Edition to its Italian-designed, fun-to-drive Fiat 500X lineup, offering customers yet another way to showcase their personality with their FIAT vehicle. The 2017 Fiat 500X delivers the Italian design and engaging driving dynamics that are synonymous with the FIAT brand. The 500X offers an advanced all-wheel-drive system, functionality, and a full array of safety, comfort and convenience features. The small crossover features two engine options, an available nine-speed transmission, and an all-wheel-drive system with a disconnecting rear axle for improved fuel efficiency. Loaded with over 65 standard and available safety and security features, the Fiat 500X is available in four trim models and 11 exterior colours to offer the personalization options that FIAT vehicles are known for.
“The Fiat 500X combine’s iconic Italian style with functionality, performance and all-wheel-drive confidence,” said Tim Kuniskis, Head of Passenger Car Brands – Dodge, SRT, Chrysler and FIAT, FCA – North America. “The new Fiat 500X Urbana Edition takes our top-selling Trekking trim, best known for its rugged exterior and interior appearance, and adds unique content.”
Based on the Fiat 500X Trekking model, the 500X Urbana Edition features Miron black-painted mirror caps, door handles, tail-lamp surrounds, liftgate bezel, fascias, and sill moldings with copper-accented 500X logo. The 18-inch matte black and Miron wheels are also accented with a copper centre cap. In addition, black side roof rails and dark headlamp surrounds add to the 500X Urbana Edition’s head-turning appearance.
Inside, the 500X Urbana Edition features unique seats with black Castiglio chevron-patterned fabric and copper embroidered 500 logos, a black textured instrument panel with a copper 500 logo, a black-painted centre console, and Miron-painted radio and vent bezels.
The Urbana Edition package is available for $795 on both front-wheel-drive and all-wheel-drive 2017 500X Trekking models, which start at $28,745 and $32,440 Canadian MSRP, respectively, excluding destination. Other options and packages may be added to the 500X Urbana Edition, including:: Convenience Group ($1,295) ; includes Power driver’s seat, automatic temperature control air conditioning with dual zone controls, heated steering wheel and heated front seats, Driver Assist Group ($1,295); includes ParkSense Rear Park Assist, ParkView rear backup camera and Blind-spot Monitoring and Rear Cross Path detection, Dual-pane panoramic sunroof ($1,295), Beats Premium audio ($995), Uconnect 6.5 with navigation ($1,100), Cold Weather Package ($695), ParkView and rear backup camera ($475). The Fiat 500X Urbana Edition will be arriving in FIAT studios this fall.