Fiat 500X Refreshed For 2018MY, Can You Tell What’s Different?

Fiat has operated a few styling and technology updates to the Urban and Cross versions of the Fiat 500X, which have been taken into the 2018MY.

The visual revisions are modest, to say the least, but in Fiat’s defense, these aren’t facelifted models, but rather slightly tweaked ones, meant to increase their life span.

The FCA-owned brand has added the Donatello Bronze and Alpi Matte Green colors to both versions of the 500X, which come straight from the S-Design models, and can be complemented by a range of personalization options that has been extended with the launch of specific packs.

However, the biggest change lies inside, where the 2018 Fiat 500X now gets the next-gen Uconnect infotainment system, with a 7-inch touchscreen display. This is compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay smartphone integration, and comes with Bluetooth, audio streaming, voice recognition, and the omnipresent AUX and USB ports.

Customers can also have a reversing camera and the new TomTom 3D integrated navigation system by checking them from the options list, and they can also benefit from the Uconnect Live services.

Fiat is expected to open the order books for the ‘new’ 500X in the coming weeks, with pricing to be announced.

PHOTO GALLERY

  • no25

    nope.

  • Six_Tymes

    yep.

    • SteersUright

      agreed. I kinda like it, especially in that beautiful green. However, would you catch me at a dealership about to lease one? Nope, too darn cute of a little car.

  • ediotsavant

    Not even women wants to be seen in this feminine car.

  • Miknik

    Like in 99% of cases nowadays, update model means new functions for the Infotainment system. Same here….

  • YUDHA BAGASKARA

    screen is too tiny

    • Carmelo Van Cabboi

      7 inch, it’s hard to find in thy class anything bigger and included in the price. In Italy the price isn’t changed so it sounds even better: same price, better equipment nicer car

  • Deckard_Cain

    A proper infotainment system is just what it needs to stay current. Next year it will get a facelift and new engines.

Jeep Gladiator XMT Unveiled As A Light Tactical Military Truck

The Gladiator XMT could go into production during the second half of next year.

Hyundai Nexo And Tucson FCVs Have Racked Up Over 8.4 Million Miles In The U.S.

Despite not selling in high numbers, mainly due to the limited refueling infrastructure, the two models have covered a distance equal to 17 round-trip journeys to the surface of the Moon.

2020 Acura ILX Hits Showrooms, Retains Last Year’s $25,900 Starting Price

The 2020 ILX features available Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration, plus the AcuraWatch safety suite as standard.

Driver Filmed Begging Trucker Not To Dump Burning Trash That Caused Deadly California Wildfire

The man sensed the danger and begged for the trucker not to dump the burning garbage so close to a field, but to no avail.

Audi A6 Allroad Returns To America Next Year

The rugged wagon returns with a 3.0-liter TFSI V6 engine.

Design Your Dream BMW X5 M And X6 M With The Official Configurator

The X5 M and X6 M Competition use a twin-turbo 4.4-liter V8 with 617 HP and are priced from $114,100 and $117,600 respectively.

Subaru’s Limited-Edition STI S209 Is The Brand’s Most Expensive Car Ever Offered To Americans

Subaru’s first S-Line special offers plenty of tricks including 341hp but it will cost you nearly $65,000.

Russia’s Updated 2020 Skoda Rapid Arriving Soon With Scala Design Cues

The renderings envision the 2020 Skoda Rapid production model featuring design cues from the Scala compact hatch.

BMW 3-Series Driver Triggers Pile-Up In California

This video shows why it is so important to drive defensively in order to stay safe.

Koenigsegg Releases Onboard Footage Of Regera’s 0-400-0 km/h World Record

It might be a big overexposed but this is the onboard video showing the Koenisegg Regera setting a new record.