Fiat Panda • Price, Variants & Specifications
The third generation fiat panda is ready to be launched in the Indian market. It is one of the hugely popular super mini cars in Europe and is scheduled to arrive in the Indian market by October 2015. It has been made into a 4 x 4 car which is likely to be its greatest advantage.
Fiat Panda Variants
Fiat panda: variants, price and specifications
The new fiat panda is available in four trim levels and three options of engines are on the table. You can choose the 1.2 liter fire engine which generates a top power of 69 hp. A more powerful option is the 0.9 liter twinAir petrol engine which generates a top power of 85 bhp. Apart from this, the panda also comes with the option of a diesel engine. You can take the 1.3 liter multijet turbo diesel engine which generates a top power of 75 bhp. The car has excellent fuel economy and takes only 14.4 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 100 kmph. The top speed is 159 kmph. The twinAir is faster and takes only 12.1 second to reach 100 kmph with a top speed of 165 kmph. The fiat panda is available in four different trim levels. These are pop, easy, lounge and trekking.
The current generation of fiat panda is larger than its predecessors. The exterior design is modest and rather cute. The front fascia is dominated by the large oval grille with a slightly curved design. The number plate is mounted across it. The bi-xenon headlights lie above rectangular strips of fog lights. The company logo is mounted on the middle of a strip parallel to the grille. The side profile is distinguished by the curved arches of the 15 inch alloy wheels. Body colored bumpers, door handles and orvms add to the smooth look. The rear of the car has a 3d lamp cluster, led cluster, tinted window and designer roof rail. A panda is embossed on the rear door.
The interior has a unique shape and design which makes the interior spacious and this theme is evident in the seats as well as the instrument dials. The dual tone upholstery with panda design form is the main characteristic of the interior while little pandas are embossed on the dashboard and the door handles. The central console has a sleek look and the instruments are easily handled. Tom Tom live entertainment, blue&me connectivity system and satellite navigation is present here. The driver’s seat is raised for maximum driving comfort while 225 liter boot space allows you to easily store your luggage.
Features and specifications
The new fiat panda is loaded with features. The stop and go button help in fuel efficiency while the smart ABS technology adds to the safety of handling the car. Pretensioned seatbelts, head restraints, airbags and remote central locking are other safety features. Apart from these, the fiat panda has climate control, electric door mirrors and several optional upgrades like city brake system, boot content organizer etc.