The new Fiat Panda 4X4 will arrive at dealerships in a few months. The first details of the small off-road vehicle still beloved by Italians and others.
From 2012 Panda came 4×4 all-wheel drive version, who has become an icon since the 1980s. Always featuring reinforced bodywork seams, it’s not a simple aesthetic reinterpretation of the base model, but it has received custom updates with dedicated electronic controls and off-road performance. The elevated ride, modified steering, gearbox, suspension and brakes are some of the elements that change the DNA of this “mountain” SUV. in 2014, panda cross With new engines, bodywork and interior modifications.
Fiat Panda Cross received a Last updated in 2021, in both hybrid and methane versions, with slightly larger dimensions (by 2 cm) and other elevated settings, as well as new driving modes. A new version for 2023 will arrive soon, even if for the time being the Turin-based company prefers to keep everything a secret, ready to dazzle its customers with its flagship model that has been and will continue to lead sales in Italy for many years. Be so. long. A few more months and there Fiat Panda 4×4 She will return to amaze and gather support, at least until 2026, when she is expected to leave the scene.
Fiat Panda 4X4: First details of my 2023 car
The facelift of the Stellantis small off-road vehicle is probably related to some aesthetic modifications, but above all the engine range, since it will have to lower CO2 emissions levels. To this end can be adopted 1.0 Hybrid Light Aspirator From 70 hp and 92 Nm. No other disturbances to be expected, the high setting does not change, as does the steering, except for small updates to better regulate weight distribution. The electronically controlled all-wheel drive system and the mechanical gearbox with a “short” first gear also remained unchanged.
The restyling of the 4X4 version can also be accompanied by updates to the “city” SUV, mostly with new technological equipment to make it more attractive and competitive. As already happened with the Lancia Ypsilon, the Entry New infotainment 7-inch adaptive Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, new Adas and modified steering wheel.
From July 2024, newly registered cars must be equipped with details protection systems, such as a black box, a DSA (Driver Condition Alert) that detects signs of driver fatigue, an intelligent cruise control and an emergency stop signal. But it can’t be ruled out that Fiat will update the Panda with other “optional” driver assistance systems, such as Lane Alert and BAS (Brake Assist System).
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