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Fiat 500L, Kia Soul Make Fun Family Car Short List

By By Carrie Kim on June 16, 2015


It seems like yesterday that my husband and I leased a 2012 Volkswagen Jetta to accommodate our new family, but recently the lease came up and I was ready for a new car. Now that our daughter is entering preschool,… Read More

Fiat 500L, Kia Soul Make Fun Family Car Short List

By By Carrie Kim on June 16, 2015

It seems like yesterday that my husband and I leased a 2012 Volkswagen Jetta to accommodate our new family, but recently the lease came up and I was ready for a new car. Now that our daughter is entering preschool,… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013-2015 Fiat 500e

By Matt Schmitz on June 9, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 4,000 model-year 2013-15 Fiat 500e hatchbacks The Problem: The affected vehicles were inadvertently equipped with software that may misread torque levels and mistakenly cause a shift into neutral. This condition may occur only when the cruise control… Read More

Honda's HR-V Makes a Case for Subcompact SUVs

By David Thomas on June 2, 2015

May sales were mostly good for automakers — very good in some cases and record setting for others. Americans are back to buying new cars and at a near-record pace. One new segment that car companies are betting on to… Read More

2016 Fiat 500X First Drive

By David Thomas on April 16, 2015

Advertisements for small crossovers soon will be flooding the airwaves, trying to get shoppers' attention. The subcompact crossover trend started with the Nissan Juke, but it's catching on with Buick's Encore, Chevrolet's Trax and Jeep's Renegade. The upcoming Honda HR-V… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013-2015 Fiat 500 EV

By Jennifer Geiger on April 13, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 5,600 model-year 2013-15 Fiat 500 electric vehicles manufactured March 27, 2012, to Nov. 1, 2014 The Problem: The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is reporting that if the vehicle goes into limp home mode, the car could… Read More

2016 Fiat 500X Starts At $20,900

By Joe Bruzek on February 1, 2015

Hot off the heels of a rousing TV spot during Sunday's Super Bowl XLIX game, Fiat announced today the all-new 500X small SUV will start at $20,900, including a destination fee, when it goes on sale later this year. The… Read More

Used-Car Prices Fall for Eighth Month in a Row

By Mike Hanley on December 29, 2014

Late-model used-car prices sank $115 to $21,643 in December. This is the lowest prices have been all year; they're down 6.9 percent ($1,594) since the beginning of the year. Fiat 500c prices dropped the most this month. The subcompact car… Read More

2016 Fiat 500X Video

By Jennifer Geiger on November 24, 2014

Fiat's new SUV is a bit smaller than the brand's 500L tall hatchback, and Cars.com reviewer Kelsey Mays says the 2016 Fiat 500X is the most capable but conventional-looking Fiat so far. The brand's newest offering made its debut at… Read More

2016 Fiat 500X: Up Close

By Joe Bruzek on November 22, 2014

Fiat's most-recent four-door foray in the U.S. was the supremely ugly, yet versatile Fiat 500L. Much of our staff loved the space-efficient 500L, but I found it hard to look past its pimply, high school-faced awkwardness. Related: More 2014 Los… Read More

2016 Fiat 500X Photo Gallery (29 Photos)

By Jennifer Geiger on November 21, 2014

Fiat is expanding its tiny lineup of cars with an SUV that may be the biggest Fiat yet, but is still pretty compact. The 2016 500X, debuting at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, is based on the new Jeep… Read More