Month: October 2014

2016 Fiat 500X – Jeep Renegade’s Cousin Finally Shows its Metal

2016 Fiat 500X vs 2015 Jeep Renegade The 2016 Fiat 500X was unveiled at the 2014 Paris Motor Show several months after the reveal of its cousin, the 2015 Jeep Renegade. The two small crossovers are built on the same platform but are completely different inside and out. This is a good sign considering the automaker loved taking the same cars and slapping different emblems on them just a few  years ago. Another bonus is that these cars are going after a different target market. Fiat 500X is looking for the sporty, urban driver, while Jeep Renegade adopts the brand’s heritage styling that appeals to the off-road...

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2016 Audi TT Gets Stretched into a Sportback Concept

There has been talk about Audi expanding the TT family for some time now. The automaker teased us with an Offroad version, a Shooting Brake version, and now they’ve revealed the Sportback at the 2014 Paris Motor Show. The five door concept is a stretched version of the original Audi TT. It is longer and wider with larger storage capacity and more leg room in the back seats. It’s unknown whether the Audi Sportback concept will hit...

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New 2016 Fiat 500X Is Making Fiat 500L Jealous

2016 Fiat 500X vs. Fiat 500L It may appear that Fiat put the its 500L on a vigorous diet and sent it to boot camp over the summer, then replaced the L with an X on its 500 emblem. The new 2016 Fiat 500X is a leaner, sportier version of the 500L, which would definitely make the older model jealous if cars had any feelings.  If we compare both to the original Fiat 500 the 500L looks like a blown up 500 hatchback with oversized wheel wells and irregular roofline. Meanwhile, the 500X is a jacked up hatch ready to take on some dirt roads and maybe even tackle the mountains. The new model is more proportionate than the 500L, and arguably much better on the...

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