Fiat announces limited edition 500-60th to celebrate the iconic vehicle's 60th anniversary

Fiat has announced a special limited edition of its compact car Fiat 500 called the 500-60th to mark and celebrate its 60th anniversary.

tech2 News Staff March 30, 2017 15:42:22 IST
Fiat announces limited edition 500-60th to celebrate the iconic vehicle's 60th anniversary

Fiat has announced a special, limited edition of its compact car, the Fiat 500. It's unimaginatively called the 500-60th to mark and celebrate the Fiat 500's 60th anniversary.

The Fiat 500-60th is inspired from the original 500 and will feature a grey fabric roof and Dolcevita dual-tone paint job, chrome finished ORVMs and 16-inch alloy wheels with a white diamond finish.

Fiat announces limited edition 50060th to celebrate the iconic vehicles 60th anniversary

Fiat announces limited edition 50060th to celebrate the iconic vehicles 60th anniversary

On the inside you get a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system, a multi-spoke steering wheel and comfort features including automatic climate control, rain and dusk sensors, cruise control and a rear parking sensor. It will be offered in three petrol engines including a 1.2-litre engine with 69 bhp, a 0.9-litre TwinAir engine churning out 85 bhp and a 0.9-litre TwinAir engine that will produce 105 bhp.

Fiat announces limited edition 50060th to celebrate the iconic vehicles 60th anniversary

Fiat announces limited edition 50060th to celebrate the iconic vehicles 60th anniversary

According to the company it has sold more than 6 million Fiat 500s globally in the past 60 years. The new Fiat 500-60th limited edition will be manufactured and sold in the UK and only 250 units will be made. Out of these, the first 60 cars will get a limited edition plate and authentication certificate. The deliveries of the Fiat 500-60th will commence from 4 July in the UK.

Fiat announces limited edition 50060th to celebrate the iconic vehicles 60th anniversary

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