2019 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sahara 4x4 Automotive News FIAT Mazda 

NWAPA Run to the Sun: Mazda MX-5 Miata Club RF Wins Most Fun Convertible

Are you ready? Because I’m about to blow your mind: the Mazda MX-5 Miata is an amazingly fun car to drive. OK, I understand that’s not exactly breaking news. But it’s been true since the first examples of the plucky little roadster arrived on American shores three decades ago, and at the Northwest Automotive Press Association’s 13th annual Run to the Sun, the latest incarnation proved it’s as true as ever. The Soul Red Crystal version Mazda brought to the event was the RF Club Trim, meaning it featured goodies…

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FIAT 124 Spyder Automotive News Featured FIAT 

CEO’s Statements Suggest the FIAT 124 Spyder Could Get the Ax

The FIAT 124 Spyder recalls the sexy, fun to drive, and affordable drop tops which defined the storied Italian brand in the 1970s. But a new report suggests it might not be long for this world. Because in a recent conversation with our friends at Autocar, CEO Olivier François didn’t mention the Spyder explicitly, but stressed that the future of the marque will be balanced on vehicles like the all-electric 500e, and if you read between the lines, the prognosis for the sporty little roadster sounds grim: For our future…

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FIAT Abarth Featured FIAT Test Drive Reviews 

Track Attack: Driving FIAT Abarths at the Ridge Motorsports Park

At the risk of sounding dreadfully obvious, there are far worse ways to start your day than arriving at a race track to a line of waiting Italian roadsters. At the risk of sounding dreadfully obvious, there are far worse ways to start your day than arriving at a gorgeous race track to a line of waiting Italian roadsters. And that’s exactly how my morning began late last month, when the good folks at FCA assembled a group of FIAT 124 Spider Abarths — along with a bevy of 500…

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Featured FIAT Test Drive Reviews 

Everyday Italian: 2018 FIAT 500L Trekking Test Drive

The automotive industry has never been a stranger to change, meaning revolution is as much a part of the car world as evolution. Back in 2011, consumer tastes were much different than what they are these days. Crossovers and SUVs were available, but not nearly as popular as they’ve become in recent years. There was still plenty of interest in small cars. In March of 2011, FIAT introduced the modern version of its charming little 500 to the North American market. The Italian two-door was small in terms of size,…

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2018 FIAT 500X Featured FIAT Test Drive Reviews 

Charming and Fun: 2018 FIAT 500X Pop Test Drive

Chock-full of personality and value, the 500X is FIAT’s answer to the ever-growing demand for small crossovers, and it’s delivered with a unique panache that stems from a rich automotive heritage. Visually, the 500X remains familiar, but its performance aspects and creature comforts have received thoughtful refinements for the 2018 model year, like the inclusion of Uconnect 4 across all trims. More than a mode of transportation, the 500X is an accessible and energetic platform for self-expression, which we’ll demonstrate with the help of our 2018 FIAT 500X Pop test…

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