The 500L is the bigger 4-door version of Fiat's iconic 500. Paired with the 1.3L 85PS Multijet Diesel it becomes a low cost as well as very stylish family car.
Fiat’s smart and proven Multijet diesel system, now with stop-start technology, performs better than ever in urban or country roads. This highly advanced turbo 1.3 litre, now in its second generation, combines good performance with incredible economy, not to mention a solid showing in the used car market.
The Fiat Multijet Diesel 1.3 is the most economical engine in the 2018 500L range, emitting just 110g of CO2 per km and clocking a combined 67.3 mpg; stunning economy for a compact family car with ample space for 4 passengers and luggage. In the 1.3L flexible Dualogic automatic version, this figure rises to over 70mpg for a £900 premium on list price. The Dualogic enables the driver to switch between manual, semi-automatic and fully automatic gears at the flick of a switch.
Prices for the 2018 500L 1.3 diesel start at just below £16K for the Pop Star trim with manual gears. This model has air conditioning, alloy wheels, touchscreen radio with Bluetooth, leather trim and cruise control, as well as Fiat's unique smart boot with adjustable height and space-saving spare wheel. The Easy trim has the same list price but benefits from parking sensors and rear electric windows. For around £1400 more, the Luxury 500L 1.3 Lounge is for sale with with climate control, refined styling, rain and light sensors, 16-inch alloys, glass roof and fog Lights.
As well as the Dualogic automatic version of the 1.3 Multijet, the spec also twins with the range topping all-terrain Trekking model, listing at just over £18K. Although not 4WD, this bold and eye-catching version of the 500L boasts rugged 4-wheel styling and 17-inch alloy wheels with all-weather tyres. A unique wheel traction system can be activated in challenging weather and terrain.