The 600 would be the first Fiat fashion on a Stellantis platform then the merger of PSA Crew and Fiat Chrysler that shaped the crowd in 2021.
The 600 is anticipated to exit on sale via year-end, with a possible unveiling on July 4, in step with experiences within the Italian information media.
A Stellantis consultant declined to remark.
Fiat has worn the 600 title for 2 form of petite automobiles, relationship again to the rear-engine alternative for the Topolino in 1955. That model of the 600 used to be in manufacturing till the past due Sixties, with variants that incorporated the Multipla ultra-mini van. A 2d time used to be introduced within the past due Nineties because the Seicento (Italian for 600) minicar and nearest renamed the 600.
The Fiat 600 can be assembled in Poland on the former FCA Tychy plant, along the Jeep Avenger, which used to be unveiled utmost October and for which deliveries began in April in Italy.
The e-CMP platform helps gas, diesel and full-electric powertrains. The Jeep Avenger is best bought as a battery electrical automobile in maximum Eu markets, with a 1.2-liter three-cylinder gas engine introduced best in Italy, Poland and Spain. The Fiat 600 is anticipated to observe the similar trend.
A petite Alfa Romeo crossover at the identical platform can also be unveiled via the tip of 2023 and be on sale in 2024. It’s going to even be assembled in Tychy.
The 600 is the primary totally unused fashion unveiled via the Italian logo for the reason that Fresh 500 full-electric petite automobile in 2020. Stellantis mentioned at an analyst convention in February that two Fiat EVs can be introduced in the second one part of 2023, with a 2d probably being a Fiat model of the Citroen Ami quadricycle. Opel already sells a by-product of the quadricycle known as the Rocks Electrical. The Fiat variant may revive the Topolino title, broker assets advised Car Information Europe utmost yr.
With few unused merchandise within the date decade, Fiat’s Eu marketplace percentage has been declining sharply. First-quarter gross sales have been up 7.5 % to 103,312, in step with business staff ACEA. Then again, the marketplace as a complete grew via 18 %, and Fiat’s percentage fell to a few.2 % from 3.5 % in the similar length in 2022.