The first electric vehicle of the Italian brand made his debut in the morning today Italian Embassy in Madrid, where did they go the Mayor of Madrid, José Luis Martínez-Almeida, the Italian Ambassador to Spain, Riccardo Guariglia, and the CEO of FCA in Spain and Portugal, Alberto de Aza.
This institutional act began with the ambassador welcome which highlighted the importance of the contribution of Italian companies in Spain, the excellent relationship between both countries and the need to continue working in that direction. Then Alberto de Aza, alluded to the more than 120 years of history of the Fiat brand and the importance of democratic mobility that the iconic 500 has displayed throughout this time.
The closing of the institutional event was led by the mayor of Madrid, who highlighted the importance of the automotive sector and in the need to work on achieving sustainable mobility.
Up to 460 kilometers of autonomy
It should be noted that the third generation of the Fiat 500 is completely new with more space and technology, in addition to a completely redesigned bodywork and the appeal of having a 118 horsepower motor one hundred percent electric that make it an ideal car for driving around the city.
There are two autonomy options available: more than 180 kilometers (WLTP cycle) and up to 320 kilometers (WLTP cycle), which increase to 460 kilometers on urban routes.
The new 500 range is built around three versions that respond to the names Action, Passion and Icon. As an additional surprise, in this act also the 500 3 + 1 “La Prima” Opening Edition could be seen for the first time in Spain. The Centro Stile designers have worked on an intelligent solution, keeping the same dimensions as the original versions, but with a small third door on the passenger side like the first 500 of 1957.