2019 FIAT 500X Adds New Fuel-Efficient Engine & Features

2019 Fiat 500X Ramsey NJ

The FIAT 500X didn’t receive a huge amount of updates for 2018, but that has changed for 2019! There are several ways that the 2019 FIAT 500X has been enhanced inside, outside and under the hood.

But, there are also a lot of returning standard & available amenities for this popular & stylish SUV including:

  • Dual-pane panoramic power sunroof
  • Dual-zone automatic temperature control
  • Heated front seats
  • Bluetooth hands-free calling & audio streaming
  • 2 USB ports for charging & integrating mobile devices

Between the iconic Italian design adding some new appearance features, a new engine under the hood and the debut of some upgraded offerings, you’ll find that the 2019 FIAT 500X will be better than ever for driving around North NJ, NYC and beyond. With that said, let’s take a look at what’s changed for this upcoming model.

2019 Fiat 500X Engine

Enhanced Performance

Every 2019 FIAT 500X at our dealership serving the Bergen, Passaic, Essex, Hudson & Morris County NJ areas now come standard with All-Wheel Drive (AWD). The AWD system is designed to provide strong performance and capability for multiple terrains and during our area’s harsh winter driving conditions like ice, snow and slush.

The improved performance of this SUV can also be seen in the form of the all-new 1.3L direct-injection turbocharged engine that delivers 177 horsepower and 210 lb/ft of torque. This engine is paired with 9-speed automatic transmission that's designed to provide faster acceleration, smoother shifting and maximum gas savings.

Also contributing to the improved efficiency of the new FIAT 500X include:

  • Engine Stop-Start (ESS) technology that
  • The AWD system's disconnecting rear axle
  • MultiAir III, FCA’s 3rd-generation MultiAir valve-actuation technology
  • Dynamic Selector System with 3 customized modes: Auto (everyday driving & the most fuel economy), Sport (faster driving response) & Traction + (off-road surfaces)
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What Else is New For the 2019 FIAT 500X?

The 2019 FIAT 500X also offers a number of enhancements inside and out. Let’s start with the the interior that comfortable seats up to 5 passengers with new premium seating fabrics available, along with a premium-wrapped steering wheel coming standard and redesigned driver cluster gauges.

The Uconnect 4 infotainment system with a 7" touchscreen radio, Apple CarPlay & Android Auto still comes standard like it did in the 2018 edition. But the 2019 edition adds 2 new standard technologies: a navigation system to get to any destination without getting lost and SiriusXM satellite radio to give you hundreds of channels of commercial-free music, news, talk & sports.

In total, there are nearly 70 safety & security features offered on the FIAT 500X and there are 2 that have been added for 2019: adaptive cruise control to maintain a set distance between your vehicle & the one in front of you and front park assist that chimes when you’re about to hit an obstacle while parallel parking around town or in NYC.

Other safety features you can get in the 500X include:

  • ParkSense rear park assist
  • ParkView rear backup camera
  • 7 airbags including a driver's-side knee bolster
  • Blind spot monitoring with rear cross path detection
  • Forward collision warning with active braking
  • LaneSense lane departure warning with lane keep assist
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The Italian styling you've loved in the 500X's interior gets refined for 2019 as well with an updated front & rear fascia that smoothly envelops the new LED daytime running lights & rear tail lamps. It does the same with the available LED headlamps that give you 20% greater lighting capability.

In addition, there are 3 all-new wheel design options offered for you to customize the look of your SUV further. They are:

  • 17” silver aluminum wheels for the Trekking
  • 17” matte black machined wheels for the Trekking Plus
  • 18” matte anthracite machined aluminum wheels for both the Trekking & Trekking Plus

The exterior color options increase to 12 thanks to the new-for-2019 Italia Blue, Vibrante Green & Milano Ivory paints. The 2019 FIAT 500X is still offered at Ramsey FIAT in the Pop, Trekking & Trekking Plus trims, so contact our team today to learn more about this fun-to-drive SUV!

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