Only a few months is remaining before a new Fiat Freemont model will be released in the SUV market. The automaker has decided to enter this competitive segment after realizing some areas that require improvement from the last model. It is a perfect family car with elegant exterior styling and spacious cabin. The powertrain and performance will also be enhanced. The Fiat Freemont 2017 adopts an excellent mid-size SUV styling and it shares the same platform with Dodge Journey. The consumers should expect the car to be equipped with a variety of modern features that will attract the attention of car enthusiasts.
Fiat Freemont 2017 – Body and Design:
The car features an exciting and elegant exterior styling that qualifies it to be a true Sports Utility Vehicle. The front end comes with a new bumper and platinum black colored grille which integrates better air intakes for enhanced engine cooling. The impressive front fascia designing is complemented by thin LED headlights and fog lights. These ensures effective and efficient visibility even during rainy seasons. The exterior chassis of Fiat Freemont 2017 adopts a combination of high-strength steel and lightweight aluminum materials. The lightweight design allows for enhancement of aerodynamic performance and fuel efficiency while high strength materials promote the vehicle’s stability even on higher speeds. The rear end presents sporty appearance with LED taillights and a premium exhaust tip.
Interior Sneak Peek:
The interior cabin also comes upgraded in modern styling featuring the latest infotainment and technological equipment. Furthermore, the passengers will enjoy comfortable seating, thanks to the premium leather upholstery adopted for the seats. The Fiat Freemont 2017 will be offered with heated, and adjustable driver seat for better road view. The interior also offers a spacious room with sufficient legroom and headroom. Among the standard interior features include premium air conditioner, automatic climate control, and high-quality sound system with CD/MP3/MP4 player, HD satellite radio, Bluetooth smartphone and audio integration and USB port interface. The car is going to offer a pleasant and comfortable rides with a wide range of driver assistance and safety features including rearview camera, automated emergency braking system, premium safety belts, and also quality airbags among others.
Fiat Freemont 2017 – Powertrain:
There are two engine options that are the likely feature under the hood of the upcoming Fiat Freemont 2017. The base motor is a 2.0- liter multijet II engine which is capable of producing up to 138 hp. It will be paired with six-speed manual or automatic transmission systems that send power to either a standard front-wheel drive (FWD) framework or all-wheel drive (AWD) system. Another 2.0-liter engine will be offered as an option with the capability of delivering up to 168 horsepower. The optional powertrain will be mated to the six-speed automatic transmission that sends power to a standard all-wheel drive (AWD).
Fiat Freemont 2017 – Expected Date of Arrival, MSRP, and Rivals:
There are high chances that Fiat/ Chrysler group will release the vehicle at the start or at mid of next year. The Fiat Freemont 2017 will have a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $28,000. The new model is going to face competition from Honda CR-V, Mazda CX-5, and Ford S-Max.