If you are looking for another new limited edition Fiat 500, then look no further than the Fiat 500C by Diesel. This latest cabriolet version will be launched today, April 12 in Japan. The new vehicle will be unveiled outside Diesel flagship store in Piazza S. Babila.
The Fiat 500C by Diesel will then be shown to the rest of the world from May in Italy. The starting price for this small car will be €18,000, more than 6,500 units of the saloon version have already been sold. This just shows how popular limited editions versions of the Fiat 500 are – and will become even more popular once word gets out in the U.S. The Chrysler Electric Fiat 500 is to hit the U.S. market in 2012, so they know all about this small little vehicle.
The new Fiat 500c by Diesel will offer four engine choices – 1.2 liter, 1.4 liter 16v, 1.3 Multijet and a 1.3 Multijet II. All models offer with a choice of 5 or six speed manual transmission. There is to be a choice of three body and top color combinations – green with black top, elegant black with black or red top and Midnight indigo blue with ivory top.
For more detail read the press release on Autoblog