Press Kit: 2018 Fiat 500L

2018 Fiat 500L Fact Sheet

Auburn Hills, Mich. September 1, 2017 - Building on the style, efficiency and driving enjoyment that has made the Fiat 500 an icon, the Fiat 500L expands the Cinquecento’s appeal by offering 42 percent extra interior space with comfortable seating for five, engaging driving dynamics and a 160-horsepower 1.4-liter MultiAir Turbo engine, all wrapped in contemporary Italian design.
 
New for 2018
  • Redesigned exterior gives the 2018 Fiat 500L an updated look, with new front and rear fascia design, bodyside molding design, wheel designs, daytime running light lens and rear side reflector design
  • Standard ParkView rear backup camera delivers additional driver convenience
  • Revamped interior adds to customer convenience and ease of use, with features that include:
    • Thin-film transistor (TFT) cluster display
    • Improved center console with relocated cup holders, new gear shifter and new parking brake handle
    • Additional USB port
    • LED interior ambient lighting
    • New steering wheel and HVAC control knob position
  • Uconnect 4 system standard on all 2018 Fiat 500L models, and includes a 7-inch display and Apple CarPlay and Android Auto capability
  • New exterior paint colors available: Blu Denim, Arancio Pastello (Pastel Orange) and Bronzo Metallizzato (Metallic Bronze)
 
Highlights
  • Fiat 500L pays design homage to FIAT brand’s history of innovative multifunctional vehicles. The exterior exudes contemporary Italian design with iconic Cinquecento cues. Inside, the Fiat 500L features segment-exclusive glass from the A- and D-pillars for an interior environment encapsulated by nearly 360-degree views
  • The 2018 Fiat 500L Trekking expands the appeal and practicality of the Fiat 500L with distinct, rugged looks; unique front and rear fascia designs; flared wheel arches and unique 17-inch wheels to support its adventurous personality
  • Building upon the Cinquecento’s fun-to-drive DNA, the 2018 Fiat 500L features a touring-tuned chassis, which complements its MultiAir Turbo engine
  • More than 40 available safety and security features are available on the 2018 Fiat 500L, including standard ParkView rear backup camera, electronic stability control, seven standard air bags and ParkSense rear park assist system
  • The 2018 Fiat 500L features innovative technology, including standard Uconnect 4 7-inch touchscreen radio with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto; available navigation; Bluetooth handsfree calling, voice command and streaming audio; and SiriusXM Radio
    • Apple CarPlay enables iPhone users to access Apple Maps, Messages, phone and Apple Music through Siri Voice control or the Uconnect touchscreen
    • Android Auto enables easy and safe access to Google voice search, Google Maps and Google Play Music via the Uconnect 7-inch touchscreen or steering wheel controls
    • Uconnect 4 system includes performance improvements with faster startup time, enhanced processing power, vivid imagery, plus higher resolution and sharper graphics
 
Model Lineup
For 2018, the Fiat 500L lineup consists of three models:
  • Pop
  • Trekking
  • Lounge
 
Exterior Colors
  • Grigio Chiaro (Light Gray Metallic)
  • Grigio Scuro (Dark Gray Metallic)
  • Verde Bosco Perla (Forest Green Pearl)
  • Rosso (red)
  • Bianco (white)
  • Nero (black)
  • Giallo (yellow)
  • Blu Denim (new for 2018)
  • Arancio Pastello (Pastel Orange) (new for 2018)
  • Bronzo Metallizato (Bronze Metallic) (new for 2018)
 
Interior Colors
  • Dark Slate Gray (cloth)
  • Gray (cloth)
  • Nero (black) (leather)
  • Grigio Carrera (gray) (leather)
 
More Information 
Please visit the Fiat 500L newsroom for the latest product information, photography and video, plus access to specification and feature availability documents.  
 

About FIAT Brand
FIAT brand celebrates its 120th anniversary. For more than a century, some things haven’t changed. Head-turning Italian design and the ultimate fun-to-drive factor come standard with every FIAT. 
 
FIAT is the only brand in the industry to offer standard turbo powertrains that deliver at least 30 mpg across its entire product lineup. The all-turbo lineup includes the all-wheel-drive Fiat 500X compact crossover, the Fiat 124 Spider roadster and the five-passenger Fiat 500L utility vehicle.

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