2012 Fiat 500 earns IIHS "Top Safety Pick" rating

The itty-bitty 2012 Fiat 500 is proof yet again that size doesn't matter (Hey, that must be what it tells J-Lo!), as the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) awarded the 2012 500 its "Top Safety Pick" award. The little Italian showed "good performance in front, side, rollover, and rear impact evaluations, and… » 10/18/11 10:30am 10/18/11 10:30am

2012 Fiat 500: First Drive

The Fiat 500 set to invade American shores after a several-decade hiatus isn't the same car that's caught on in Europe. It's better, with more engine, revised suspension and upgraded safety. The Mini Cooper just got pwned. » 1/28/11 12:30pm 1/28/11 12:30pm

The other place where Fiat plans to tackle the Mini is on sticker price. The 500…

Fiat's Itty-Bitty Two-Cylinder Twin-Air Engine: First Look

Fiat will introduce the 500's next-generation micro-engines, dubbed "TWIN-AIR," at next month's Geneva Motor Show. The two-banger's got two 900cc variants with electro-hydraulic variable valve timing in either naturally-aspirated or turbocharged flavors. Power ranges from 64HP to a whopping 104HP. » 2/24/10 11:00am 2/24/10 11:00am