Earlier this year, we attended the presentation of a model that is giving much to talk about, the Fiat type. Its economical price, a design very pleased to European customers, combined with a cockpit and the luggage compartment capacity quite generous with a volume of 520 litres, make that this tourism segment C is a good choice for those seeking a relationship price/comfort/habitability quite tight.
As you know, type Fiat presented first with a four-door body, subsequently becoming the family Station Wagon and 5-door version. In addition, got the prize “Atlas 2016”, which takes into account different skills such as those mentioned in the previous paragraph, among others.
For all of the above, the Italian brand has achieved that its new C-segment model has obtained the approval as a taxi to Madrid City. It also contribute their external measures that directly affect the interior, measuring 4.53 meters long and 1.79 wide, together a battle of 2.63 meters which give it proportions more spacious than most direct rivals, which are also very economical. In comparison with the Seat Toledo or Skoda Rapid battle is almost 3.4 cm higher, while “get” 16 cm to Citroën C-Elysée.
Therefore, it is likely that the inhabitants of Madrid begin to see more and more taxis this model from now associated the diesel engine or the variant turbo petrol engine that accepts the LPG as fuel. A fuel which, by the way, is greener and more economical than the own gasoline.
Mechanically it is available with petrol engines from 1,400 atmospheric cc with 95 HP and supercharged 1.4 of 120 HP, also available with LPG. In diesel, Fiat offers the 1.3 MultiJet II 95 HP and the 1.6 MultiJet II 120, both with stop device and Start Stop & Start. They all comply with Euro 6 regulations and achieve quite contained consumption figures.
For individuals, there are two levels of equipment, Easy & Lounge. The first starts from 9.990 euros with less powerful gasoline engine. The more expensive variant is 120 horses finish Lounge diesel engine and its price is 14,500 euros.
Source | Fiat