This is a project developed in Italy by Officine Ruggenti in collaboration with Newtron Engineering, which allows turning a classic Fiat 500 into a fully electric car.The program is part of the ‘DecretoMinisteriale 219’, drawn up by the Italian government, which from January 2016 onwards includes the conversion of vehicles using a combustion engine to electric vehicles using an approved conversion kit.In this conversion work, the internal combustion engine of the Fiat 500 is replaced by an electric, whose power can not exceed that of the original engine, according to what the Italian laws indicate. Its powers range from 7.5 kWh (10 hp) to 15 kWh (20 hp).
The batteries, which are accommodated where the fuel tank was originally built, allow the 500 to offer a range of 150 kilometers with a full charge of 5 hours. However, within 40 minutes your batteries can be charged up to 80% of their capacity.The company sells the Fiat 500 fully finished for 23,500 euros plus taxes, but any other 500 can be processed for a cost of 5,900 euros plus taxes, to which should be added the cost of the battery pack of additional 6,000 euros.The project includes authorized workshops distributed throughout Italy, so it will not be necessary to attend the company’s headquarters in Sicily for its installation. For now The iconic Fiat 500 is going through a great year by reaching its 60th anniversary and reaching the mark of 2 million units in the world, only the current generation – adding the original car, are more than 6 million. In Brazil, the moment is also positive for Cinquecento, whose model 2017 reaches the market offered to consumers with more sophistication and technology.
Just enter the charming interior of the 500 to quickly realize the new Uconnect multimedia center. With a 5.0-inch color touch screen, the system enhances connectivity with Bluetooth features and voice commands, among other functions, which are accessed easily and intuitively.The information level of the vehicle has also increased with the introduction of the GSI (gear shift indicator), which helps the driver to always drive at the right time for the moment, prioritizing reduction in emissions and fuel consumption . The indication appears on the instrument panel display, as well as data from the iTPMS, the tire pressure monitoring system that warns you when one or more tires are under inadequate pressure – a situation that not only impairs performance but can affect up to safety.
And from now on, the electric sunscreen Sky Wind is present in all units, giving even more style to Cinquecento. Occupying almost the entire hood, the part generates a continuity effect with the windshield and extends the feeling of freedom for the occupants. Imported from Mexico, the Fiat 500 2017 is available in a single version, Cult 1.4 Evo Flex, with a five-speed manual transmission.Among the many standard features of the Fiat 500 2017 are: stability control, Hill Holder, Dual Drive power steering (with two levels of assistance), multifunctional leather-wrapped steering wheel, Sport mode , power-adjustable headlights and 15-inch alloy wheels.
The Fiat 500 Cult 1.4 Evo Flex manual 2017 reaches the market for R $ 61,396.
2017 – FIAT 500 GIANNINI 350 GP ANNIVERSARY
One of the protagonists of the Hall of Turin this week was this Fiat 500 prepared by Giannini. This is the Giannini 350 GP Anniversario, a special edition of the 500 created especially to celebrate the centennial of the historic Italian coach.The Giannini 350 GP Anniversario has a fully revised body and will be manufactured in a limited series of 500 copies. The body was built in carbon fiber and has numerous components that improve its aerodynamics.
The body has been enlarged with huge wheel arches and, moreover, has generous air intakes, new bumpers and additional lights in the front. The alloy wheels are 19 inches.The engine is a four-cylinder unit with 1.75 liters, the same as the Alfa Romeo 4C, developing up to 350 hp. The engine is located in the rear center position and the traction is rearre correct cornering performance, Giannini installed a redesigned front suspension and a fully adjustable rear suspension. The brakes bear the signature of Brembo and have six-piston calipers.
The Giannini 350 GP Anniversario is a hand-made car that will be produced in a limited edition and will certainly be an object of desire for collectors. But for the price of 150,000 euros, it will be within reach of a few.
2017 – FIAT 500 GIANNINI 350 GP4
One of the great innovations of the last Hall of Turin was the Fiat 500 prepared by Giannini, a model denominated Giannini 350 GP Anniversario , a special edition of the 500 that celebrates the centenary of the Italian preparaith a completely redesigned body made of carbon fiber, this edition limited to 500 units of the Fiat 500 has numerous components that help improve its aerodynamics. In addition, it features generous wheel arches, housing its 1is time, Giannini presented a new version of this small 350 hp monster, which retains unchanged the engine of the original model, ie the four-cylinder 1.75 liter derived from the Alfa Romeo 4C mounted in the rear center positnew Giannini 350 GP4 has two new features, one of which is related to the new all-wheel drive system and the other is the four-der to adapt the cabin to this new configuration, it was necessary to sacrifice the location of the engine,which was mounted at the front, just as it does in the original Fiat 500, thus saving space to incorporate the rear seat, in addition to the traction syste relation to its exterior aesthetics, the 350 GP4 adds some specific details such as its redesigned front splitter, and some slight rear modifications. In terms of performance, the Giannini 350 GP4 is still under development, so it will still be necessary to wait a little longer to know its detailed features.
For now, Giannini has not revealed what the prices of this new special edition of the 500 will be, although we know that the 350 GP ‘conventional’ has a price of 150,000 euros, and this new version will certainly also have a price that will be available to a few fortunate .
2017 – FIAT 500 KAR-MASUTRA
The Fiat 500 Kar-masutra is the latest and daring creation of Garage Italia Customs, a coach who had no qualms about equipping the little Italian with everything needed to inspire lovers. It features a fully customized exterior with two classic erotic themes, while the interior features an atmosphere of carnal desire that evokes the fantasies of anyone.here are two different versions of the Fiat 500. On the one hand, the one inspired by the famous Kama Sutra, with a variety of images of couples in various positions of love. On the other hand, the version based on the erotic Japanese engravings of the shunga that belong to the nineteenth century appears, two themes in which it is not necessary to go into details given the explicit of the imanwhile, the interior of the small Fiat is dressed in red leather and includes several erotic elements. We find hanuffs covered in soft fabric hanging from the ceiling, a kind of whip on the side of the front seat, erotic data hanging from the rearview mirror, and the shift lever in the form of different erotic toys. If the demand is for privacy, just close the curtains, turn on the sign ‘Adults Only’ and enjoy.
In addition, for the boldest there is a upholstered version imitating the male and female genitals, while the interior trim of the panel, usually the body color, is also covered with the motifs of Japanese erotic images of shunga. According to the description of Garage Italia Customs, “laughing and making love is good for body and soul”
IRROR SPECIAL EDITION
The iconic Fiat 500 disappeared for decades, resurfacing later from the ashes as a great success. Adapted to the new times, its strengths are the visual distinction and the agility to move between urban traffic. Coinciding with the 60th anniversary of its first launch, the small urban presents a new version called Fiat 500 Mirror, with a price in Europe starting from 11,000 euros.he Italian brand informs that this version is oriented to the Millennials. Nowadays we are connected almost at all times and a large part of the population is interested in new technologies and also to bring the connectivity to the extrem, so much that many new vehicles offer connection to the internet for the infotainment systems. The Fiat 500 Mirror stands out precisely in these devices: connectivity and infotainment.
The Fiat 500 Mirror, as well as the Model / Year 2017 line, debuts new connectivity systems for smartphones, something that has not been offered in Fiat’s smallest model yet. In this way, it now has the Apple CarPlay and Android Auto systems, which project some of the main applications of the mobile device in the central screen of the vehicle. This screen of the FCA’s Uconnect system is 7.0-inch in size and handled in a tactile way.
In addition, the Mirror version has external electric mirrors and chrome housings, 15-inch alloy wheels, ‘Mirror’ logo on the B-pillar and leather steering wheel with built-in controls. Its body is offered in the colors Blue Italy, White Gelato, Red Passione, Black Vesuvio and Gray Carraranother important new addition to the MY2017 line of the Fiat 500 is the arrival of elements such as the standard speed limiter across the line, the cruise control as standard from the Lounge finish and the rain sensors and lights, the latter offered as optionse new Fiat 500 Mirror can be associated with the two bodies available for the model, ie coupe and cabrio. In mechanical terms, the 500 in the Mirror version is only offered with the 1.2 hp 69 hp engine, which announces a mixed consumption of 20.4 km / l.
2017 – FIAT 500 S
Fiat presented at the Geneva Motor Show the most evolved version of its new 500: the 500 S, a sporty version.
In terms of finish, the new 500 S features new bumpers, integrated fog lights, side skirts, special spoilers, tinted rear window, chrome exhaust outlet and black granulated front air intakes.
Contrasting with the darker interior, customers can order the 500S in the exterior colors ‘Metallic Azure’ or ‘Alpine Green’The dashboard features the 7.0-inch Uconnect infotainment system in HD Live touchscreen with features that incorporate services such as Bluetooth and voice recognition. As an option, integration with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, digital radio (DAB) and integrated 3D TomTom Sat-Nav.
In mechanical terms, the 500 S comes with a 1.3-liter MultiJet engine with 95 hp, capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km / h in 10.7 seconds with a top speed of 180 km / h. In terms of consumption, the 500S announces 29.4 km / l of diesel.