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Chrysler has issued a safety recall for the Fiat 500e to fix a software issue that can potentially stall the car. Posted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) last week, the recall includes 2013 to 2015 Fiat 500e cars. Chrysler said that 5,660 cars are affected, which is estimated to be the entire […]

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FIAT has announced its new 500X crossover will arrive in the U.S. market in the second quarter of 2015 as a 2016 model, starting at $20,000. “The Fiat 500X is the next step of FIAT expansion in the North American market,” said Jason Stoicevich, Head of FIAT Brand North America, FCA US LLC. “Personalization is […]

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Fiat’s fully electric 2015 500e is now available in California and Oregon. Fiat said the 500e is available for $199 a month for 36 months with $999 due at signing. Sales of the Fiat 500e expanded to Oregon earlier this year; the all-electric Fiat had been sold only in California since its introduction in 2013. […]

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Chrysler Group announced May 9 it is replacing the power inverter module (PIM) in an estimated 4,141 Fiat 500e electric cars to prevent coolant seepage that may cause power loss while driving. A PIM alters electric current to accommodate battery-powered propulsion. Fiat explained a routine warranty data review prompted an investigation, during which Chrysler Group […]

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An updated 2014 Fiat 500 will be revealed at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show later this week. The Italian company stated a new TwinAir engine will debut in the 2014 Fiat 500. The new 105 horsepower 0.9 liter TwinAir Turbo, the newest member of award-winning TwinAir engine family, employs technologies like a turbocharger, an exhaust […]

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Are you interested in helping dependent people, lending support to Fiat’s electrification efforts, and getting a new 500e electric car personalized by a Hollywood celebrity? If so, head over to eBay and see how the bids are going for an auction for nine 500e electric cars personalized by the likes of Clint Eastwood, Barbra Streisand, […]

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Fiat is recalling over 270 all-electric 500e cars to ensure their halfshaft bolts are propery tightened. No accidents or injuries have been reported, but in a worst-case scenario the halfshafts (front drive axles) could come apart. The issue was discovered when engineers realized two steps during assembly were not completed properly. Owners will be offered […]

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Congregating in the United States’ largest concentration of charging stations per capita, the Northwest Automotive Press Association (NWAPA) said its members voted the all-new 2013 Fiat 500e their “Top Electric Vehicle” at the first-annual “Drive Revolution” green-car event in Portland. Considering the area’s reputation for being a green-vehicle hub, NWAPA said its members tested 17 […]

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has rated the Fiat 500e’s highway-cycle performance at 108 MPGe. The Fiat 500e has a 116-MPGe combined rating; its city rating is 122 MPGe. EPA testing also has indicated that, when fully charged, the Fiat 500e will travel about 87 miles. In addition, the EPA estimates the annual cost […]

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Fiat has introduced during the 2014 Paris Motor Show the 500X, the latest member of the 500 family. The Italian company describes the 500X as a crossover not only in terms of vehicle segments, but also in terms of its potential customers. With two versions on offer, there is a 500X to suit every need […]

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