Fiat 500 electric, the France Edition for the “cousins” of the Alps

ONLY FOR FRANCE – The Fiat 500 electric, after the special editions in Italian referred to as “The First”, will be available in a new limited series called “France Edition”, specifically for the local market. Produced in 500 pieces, the New Fiat 500 France Edition is already preorder it and it will have a list price without incentives, 29.900 euros for the sedan version and 32.900 euro for the cabrio. Can also long term rental with Leasys for a monthly fee of 99 euro. Incentives in France, amounting to 7,000 euros for electric cars, make it particularly interesting.

TWO COLORS – The New Fiat 500 France Edition aesthetically it is characterized by the body color that can be chosen from Black Onyx (black pastel) or Solid White (pastel white), rims 16″, chrome and the panoramic glass roof (the convertible has a black top with the badge France Edition on the uprights). The interior can rely on the fascia of the dashboard in hue with the color of the bodywork, the multimedia system Uconnect 5 Android-based internet-connected screen, type “touch” by 10,25 inch, the instrument cluster with 7” display and the seat in fabric, eco-friendly Seaqual. Included with the services associated with the Telematic Box, which, in addition to the emergency call function, provide the opportunity to control directly from your smartphone, some functions such as the recharging status of the car or the navigator.

A LITTLE LESS RICH – Less rich than the endowment of the driver assistance systems of the New Fiat 500 France Edition (compared to the Italian The First): includes the intelligent recognition of the signals, the emergency braking system and the warning system exit lane. There is the Wallbox and charging cable, quick Mode 3 to 11 kW (which are optional for a fee).

THE TECHNIQUE – does Not change the technical basis of the New Fiat 500 France Edition, which provides a front-engine with 118 BHP powered by lithium-ion battery 42 kWh housed in the platform. According to the cycle WLTP, the average autonomy of 320 km while the “0-100” is 9 seconds and the speed of 150 km/h (limited). To do “full” battery, it is possible to use alternating current up to 11 kW, and continues up to 85 kW. In this second case, recharge the accumulator to 80% in 35 minutes, while, again according to Fiat, it takes 5 minutes to grow the autonomy of 50 km (more than the route on an average day a motorist Italian).

ONLY ELECTRIC – The New Fiat 500 is electric-only, and takes advantage of a specific platform; it is longer and wider than 6 cm (we are to, respectively, 363 and 170 cm) and is built in the factory in turin Mirafiori factory.