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2018 FIAT 124 Spider Abarth Test Drive Review

The last time I drove a FIAT vehicle, it was the oddly rewarding 2016 FIAT 500C Abarth. This time around, I’m in a different droptop Abarth model, the 2018 FIAT 124 Spider Abarth. Although it was developed alongside the current ND Mazda MX-5 Miata, FIAT made sure to give the 124 Spider a unique character with retro-inspired styling, exclusive chassis tuning and, of course, a turbocharged engine. This car takes the best attributes from the Miata and FIAT 500 Abarth and combines them into one. So what’s it like to…

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Update for FCA’s Uconnect Brings Siri Eyes Free

FIAT-Chrysler has updated their Uconnect infotainment system for many Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and RAM vehicles made between 2013 and 2015. The new update brings Apple’s Siri Eyes Free to the Uconnect system for nearly two million Uconnect-equipped vehicles! “With the addition of the Siri Eyes Free feature for later model-year vehicles, more customers will have an opportunity to integrate their iPhones with Uconnect while keeping their hands on the wheel and their eyes on the road,” says Tricia Hecker, Global Head of Connected Services, FCA. Siri Eyes Free is a component…

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2017 FIAT 124 Spider Roadster Is Now on US Shores

The all-new 2017 FIAT 124 Spider Roadster has started unloading at ports across the United States! After 50 years, the iconic Italian roadster has arrived and will be available for purchase at local FIAT stores in July 2016. “After much anticipation, the all-new Fiat 124 Spider is here in the U.S. and will start to arrive at FIAT studios next week,” said Bob Broderdorf, Director of FIAT Brand North America. “Just in time for the prime convertible season, customers will now have the opportunity to experience our Italian-designed, fun-to-drive roadster…

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Fiat 500X vs Jeep Renegade Automotive News Head to Heads & Advice 

Face-off Friday: 2016 Jeep Renegade vs. 2016 FIAT 500X

There is no doubt that the subcompact crossover/SUV segment is becoming one of the most exciting segments for young car shoppers that have an active lifestyle. While brands like FIAT, Jeep, Honda, Chevrolet and others have jumped in to grab a piece of the pie, we’ve seen some luxury automakers offering their competitors to the segment. One of the latest offerings to the subcompact crossover/SUV segment is the Jeep Renegade (click here to see Jeep vehicles for sale). While the Renegade may not resonate with the average Jeep fan or customer…

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The Abarth 124 Spider: Italian Muscle in a Tiny Package

Fiat’s tuning house Abarth unveiled their latest creation at the 2016 Geneva International Motor Show. The Abarth 124 Spider takes the Fiat 124 Spider and injects it with unique styling, more power, and a sportier ride. All that needs to be said is, this thing is going to be FUN! The appeal of a two-seater roadster is the drop-top visceral experience of the sun, the sound, and the smells while behind the wheel. From the Abarth Record Monza exhaust crackling and popping to the double wishbone suspension, the all-new Abarth…

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