2019 Fiat 500L Specs, Release Dates, Prices

Building on the style, efficiency and driving enjoyment that has made the Fiat 500 an icon, the 2019 Fiat 500L expands the Cinquecento appeal by offering 42 percent extra interior space with comfortable seating for five, engaging driving dynamics and a 160-horsepower 1.4-liter MultiAir Turbo engine, all wrapped in contemporary Italian design.

NEW FOR 2019:

  • Universal garage door opener now standard on Fiat 500L Trekking and Lounge models

  • New color combinations: Bronzo Metallizato (Bronze Metallic) now available on Pop models and Rosso (Red) now available on Trekking models

2019 FIAT 500L HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Fiat 500L pays design homage to the FIAT brand’s history of innovative multifunctional vehicles. The exterior exudes contemporary Italian design with iconic Cinquecento cues. Inside, the Fiat 500L features segment-exclusive glass from the A- and D-pillars for an interior environment encapsulated by nearly 360-degree views

  • 2019 Fiat 500L Trekking expands the appeal and practicality of the Fiat 500L with distinct, rugged looks; unique front and rear fascia designs; flared wheel arches and unique 17-inch wheels to support its adventurous personality

  • Building upon the Cinquecento fun-to-drive DNA, the 2019 Fiat 500L features a touring-tuned chassis, which complements its MultiAir Turbo engine

  • More than 40 available safety and security features are available on the 2019 Fiat 500L, including standard ParkView rear backup camera, electronic stability control, seven standard air bags and ParkSense rear park assist system

  • The 2019 Fiat 500L features innovative technology, including standard Uconnect 4 7-inch touchscreen radio with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto; available navigation; Bluetooth handsfree calling, voice command and streaming audio; and SiriusXM Radio

  • Apple CarPlay enables iPhone users to access Apple Maps, Messages, phone and Apple Music through Siri Voice control or the Uconnect touchscreen

  • Android Auto enables easy and safe access to Google voice search, Google Maps and Google Play Music via the Uconnect 7-inch touchscreen or steering wheel controls

  • Uconnect 4 system includes performance improvements with faster startup time, enhanced processing power, vivid imagery, plus higher resolution and sharper graphics

  • Model Lineup: Pop, Trekking and Lounge

  • Available Exterior Colors: Grigio Chiaro (Light Gray Metallic), Grigio Scuro (Dark Gray Metallic), Verde Bosco Perla (Forest Green Pearl), Rosso (red), Bianco (white), Nero (black), Giallo (yellow), Blu Denim, Arancio Pastello (Pastel Orange) and Bronzo Metallizato (Bronze Metallic)

  • Available Interior Colors: Dark Slate Gray (cloth), Gray (cloth), Nero (black) (leather) and Grigio Carrera (gray) (leather)

2019 FIAT 500L SPECIFICATIONS

GENERAL INFORMATION

Vehicle Type

B-segment multipurpose vehicle (MPV)

EPA Vehicle

Class Small station wagon

Assembly Plant

Kragujevac, Serbia

 

BODY AND CHASSIS

Layout

Transverse-mounted front engine, front-wheel drive

Construction

Unitized steel body

 

ENGINE: 1.4-LITER SOHC 16-VALVE TURBOCHARGED MULTIAIR INLINE FOUR-CYLINDER

Availability Standard

all 500L models

Type and Description

Inline four-cylinder, liquid-cooled, turbocharged

Displacement

83.48 cu. in. (1,368 cu. cm)

Bore x Stroke

2.83 x 3.31 (72 x 84)

Valve System

Belt-driven, MultiAir, SOHC, 16 valves, hydraulic end-pivot roller rockers

Fuel Injection

Sequential, multiport, electronic, returnless

Construction

Cast-iron block with aluminum-alloy head and aluminum-alloy bedplate

Compression Ratio

9.8:1

Maximum Turbo Boost

(psi / bar) 21 psi / 1.45 bar

Power (SAE)

160 hp (119 kW) @ 5,500 rpm

Torque (SAE)

184 lb.-ft. (250 N•m) @ 2,500-4,000 rpm

Max. Engine Speed

6,500 rpm (electronically limited)

Fuel Requirement

91 octane (recommended) or 87 octane (R+M)/2 acceptable

Oil Capacity

4.0 quarts (3.8 liters) with dry filter

Coolant Capacity

4.6 quarts (14.4 liters)

Emission Controls

Three-way catalytic converters, heated oxygen sensors and internal

Max. Towing

Not rated for trailer tow

EPA Fuel Economy

22 city/30 highway/ 25 combined (mpg)

 

AISIN SIX-SPEED AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Availability

Standard — all 500L models

Gear Ratios

1st

4.04

2nd

2.37

3rd

1.56

4th

1.16

5th

0.85

6th

0.67

Reverse

3.19

Final-drive Ratio

3.683

Overall Top Gear

2.47

Steering Turns

3.0

 

BRAKES

Front

Rotor size and type

12.0 x 1.10 (305 x 28) vented

Caliper size and type

2.24 (57) single-piston with cast iron

Swept area

345 sq. in. (876.1 sq. cm)

Rear

Rotor size and type

10.4 x 0.4 (264 x 10) solid

Caliper size and type

1.49 (38) single-piston with aluminum housing

Swept area

233 sq. in. (591.8 sq. cm)

 

DIMENSIONS AND CAPACITIES

Wheelbase

102.8 (2,612)

Track, Front

59.9 (1,522)

Track, Rear

59.8 (1,519)

Overall Length

167.0 (4,242); 168.3 (4,276) — 500L Trekking

Overall Width

70.2 (1,784) — without mirrors

79.4 (2,018) — with mirrors

70.9 (1,800) — 500L Trekking

Overall Height

65.3 (1,658) — 500L Pop

66.1 (1,679) — 500L Trekking

66.1 (1,678) — 500L Lounge

Ground Clearance

4.7 (120)

Drag Coefficient (Cd) (estimated)

0.310 — 500L Pop/Lounge; 0.320 — 500L Trekking

Curb Weight, lb. (kg) (estimated)

3,254 (1,476)

Weight Distribution, percent F/R

60/40

Fuel Tank Capacity, gal. (liter)

13.2 (50)

 

ACCOMMODATIONS

Seating Capacity, F/R

2/3

Headroom

Front: 40.7 (1,034), 40.5 (1,028) with dual-pane sunroof

Rear: 38.7 (983), 38.0 (966) with dual-pane sunroof

Legroom

Front: 40.0 (1,015); Rear: 36.7 (931)

Shoulder Room

Front: 57.3 (1,456); Rear: 54.6 (1,388)

Hip Room

Front: 54.9 (1,394); Rear: 49.4 (1,256)

EPA Interior Volume

Front Row: 54.0 cu. ft. (1.529 cu. m); Second row 44.8 cu. ft. (1.268 cu. m)

EPA Luggage Compartment Volume

22.4 cu. ft. (0.633 cu. m)

EPA (maximum cargo)

68.0 cu. ft. (1.927 cu. m)

 

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