2019 Fiat 500L Wins Economic Performance Award from Automotive Science Group
The Fiat 500L earns a repeat honor from the Automotive Science Group. Besting competitors in its segment, the stylish 2019 model snags the Economic Performance Award.
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According to FCA, “The 500L is not only the lowest priced vehicle in the wagon class, but also the 500L takes advantage of vehicle light-weighting strategies that maximize operational efficiency, coming in as the lightest vehicle architecture.”
The 2019 Fiat 500L is available at three well-equipped trim levels — Pop, Trekking, and Lounge. A 1.4-liter MultiAir Turbo engine mated to a six-speed automatic transmission serves as the powertrain for all three models, generating 160 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. The compact wagon earns an EPA-estimated 30 mpg on the highway and a combined rating of 25 mpg. In the city, the 2019 Fiat 500L earns an EPA-estimated fuel efficiency rating of 22 mpg.
The cabin boasts high-quality materials and comfy features such as a standard leather-wrapped steering wheel, available heated seats, available ambient LED interior lighting, and available dual-pane power sunroof, and available dual zone automatic temperature control.
Advanced connectivity comes standard on the stylish model with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto capability. The Uconnect 4 with 7-inch display is standard while navigation assistance via the systems is available.
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The innovative ParkSense Rear Park-Assist System is available to offer drivers greater peace of mind during tricky driving maneuvers. Standard safety technologies include the ParkView Rear Back Up Camera, Electronic Stability Control, Vehicle Dynamics Controls/Systems, and High Beam Daytime Running Headlamps. Tire health are constantly reviewed by the Tire Specific Pressure Monitoring Display.
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