Fiat 500 Cabrio Gets Stylish 1957 Edition

Stephen Elmer
by Stephen Elmer

Fiat is adding some style to its 500 convertible.

The automaker is adding its style-first 1957 Edition to the 500 convertible lineup, allowing buyers to get an open-air car with unique looks that celebrates the Fiat 500 of the past.

Based on the 500 Lounge, the 1957 Edition adds 16-inch retro body color wheels with classic Fiat emblems in the middle, a sport-tuned suspension and classic Fiat badges on the front and rear fascias. The car can be ordered in white, light green or celestial blue and is a limited production vehicle, although Fiat didn’t say how many would be built.

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On the inside, brown leather wraps the seats while ivory-colored accents are found on the dash and in the stitching. Retro Fiat badges are also found on the interior along with an upgraded stereo, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and grey door inserts which complete the look.

Power for the car comes from a 1.4-liter Multiair engine that makes 135 hp, hooked up to either a five-speed manual or six-speed automatic.

Pricing for the Fiat 500 1957 Edition convertible starts at $24,700. The arrives in dealerships starting Spring of 2015.

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Stephen Elmer
Stephen Elmer

Stephen covers all of the day-to-day events of the industry as the News Editor at AutoGuide, along with being the AG truck expert. His truck knowledge comes from working long days on the woodlot with pickups and driving straight trucks professionally. When not at his desk, Steve can be found playing his bass or riding his snowmobile or Sea-Doo. Find Stephen on <A title="@Selmer07 on Twitter" href="">Twitter</A> and <A title="Stephen on Google+" href="">Google+</A>

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  • Mike Mike on Apr 13, 2015

    Neat little cars, BUT Fiat and their family of cars need to get the quality up immediately. Dodge/Chrysler/Jeep/Fiat all have horrid quality concerns.