FIAT 500 vs the Competition

FIAT 500

The subcompact car market is a competitive one. Automakers everywhere struggle to find the optimal balance between price and functionality, then they have to factor in style and fun... It's a delicate balance. Fortunately, Fiat has plenty of experience under their belt, and it certainly shows in the Fiat 500. Both affordable and fun, the Fiat 500 will get you wherever you need to go without breaking the bank. It will even put a smile on your face when you're behind the wheel.

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Fiat 500 vs Ford Fiesta

The Ford Fiesta is definitely a quality vehicle. Ford has experience as well, and they know how to make a good subcompact car. However, Fiat manages to pull ahead. The Fiat 500 has more than a distinctive style. It has enough options so that every kind of driver can be happy, and it has the numbers to make it worth driving. Here are just a few of the ways the Fiat 500 beats the Ford Fiesta:

  • The Fiat 500 has a 4-year or 50,000-mile (whichever comes first) basic warranty. The Ford Fiesta has a 3-year or 36,000-mile basic warranty. Fiat will keep you covered out on the road.
  • For drivers who love the wind in their hair, the Fiat 500 is available as a convertible. There is no convertible option for the Ford Fiesta.
  • The Fiat 500 is available as an electric car; the Fiat 500e is fully electric with zero emissions. The Ford Fiesta is not available as an electric car.
  • The Fiat 500 has a 5-inch touchscreen. The Ford Fiesta has a standard 3.5-inch center display with no touchscreen capability.
  • The Fiat 500 is available in 34 different colors. The Ford Fiesta is available in three.

  • The interior of the Fiat 500 is also customizable, with three different color options. The Ford Fiesta has only one choice.

Fiat 500 vs Honda Fit

The Honda Fit is another good choice in subcompact car. Honda knows how to design a great car too; they are certainly a solid brand. However, the Fiat 500 has a certain spirit that you just can't get anywhere else. The Fiat 500 stands apart from the Honda Fit in all the right ways.

  • The Fiat 500 has an MSRP of $14,995, over $1,000 cheaper than the $16,090 MSRP of the Honda Fit.
  • The Honda Fit has a 3-year or 36,000 mile basic warranty, less than the Fiat 500.
  • Like the Ford Fiesta, the Honda Fit is not available as a convertible. If you love putting the top down and enjoying the sun as you drive, the Fiat 500 is the clear choice.
  • The Honda Fit is not available as an electric vehicle either. Only the Fiat 500 gives a zero-emission option.
  • The Fiat 500 has a standard 5-inch touchscreen. The Honda Fit has a standard 5-inch non-touchscreen.
  • The Honda Fit is available in seven different colors, much less than the 34 different colors of the Fiat 500.
  • The interior of the Honda Fit is only available in one color. Fiat believes in giving drivers the freedom to choose, with their three options for interior color.

For a ride that's fun, affordable, and customizable, the Fiat 500 is the clear choice. Fiat knows how to make a car like no other; the Fiat 500 manages to be nimble and maneuverable for easy parking and city driving, yet it can still hold its own on the open road. If you're in the Painesville, Mentor, Willoughby, Chardon, Cleveland, or Mayfield Heights area, come see for yourself what sets Fiat apart from the competition. Just call us up at (877) 651-3031 to schedule a test drive, or come visit us in person here in Painesville, OH. At Ganley Village Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we have just the thing for you.










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