2016 Fiat Tipo 5‑Door
The Fiat Tipo will go on sale in September, priced from £12,995 for the hatchback and £13,995 for the property
The Fiat Tipo will probably be priced from £12,995 to £18,995 for the hatchback variant and £13,995 to £19,995 for the property when it goes on sale in September, undercutting each the Ford Focus and Vauxhall Astra.
The Tipo’s engine vary is made up of two diesel choices – 1.3 and 1.6-litre models with 94bhp and 148lb ft and 118bhp and 236lb ft respectively – and three petrols: a usually aspirated 1.4-litre unit producing 94bhp and 92lb ft, a usually aspirated 1.6 with 108bhp and 150lb ft and a turbocharged 1.Four producing 118bhp and 152lb ft.
A twin-clutch computerized transmission is obtainable on the bigger of the diesel engines and a full computerized gearbox is normal with the 1.6-litre petrol.
The entry-stage Tipo has air-con, distant central locking, electrical entrance home windows, electrical mirrors, a DAB radio and Bluetooth connectivity.
Likely to be the most well-liked hatchback mannequin, the 1.6-litre diesel engine in mid-vary spec with a guide transmission prices £16,995. For the property model, the identical engine and trim prices £1000 extra, at £17,995.
Fiat is claiming boot house of 420 litres for the hatchback and 520 litres for the property, however with the 60/40 break up folding rear seats of the property folded down, most storage capability will rise sharply. Fiat additionally says practicality is boosted by a low loading lip.
The Tipo hatchback is 4370mm lengthy, 1790mm extensive and 1500mm tall, in contrast with the Ford Focus’s 4360mm size, 1823 width and 1469 top. The Tipo property, by comparability, is 200mm longer than the hatchback, at 4570mm.
The Tipo hatchback and property fashions have been revealed on the Geneva motor present, and Fiat additionally revealed the Tipo saloon, though it received’t be coming to the UK.
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