The largest vehicle in the Fiat stable, the 500L wagon offers four-door convenience and the cargo-handling ability of a compact crossover. You also get seating for five, along with comfort on a scale that makes that 500L a free-spirited alternative to more conventional family vehicles. Despite the corporate connection, driving qualities are considerably different than the Fiat 500 coupe, and the wagon lacks the retro charm of the tiny two-door models.
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Under the hood of all 500L models is a 1.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder with 160 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. Transmission choices include a six-speed manual or six-speed twin clutch that operates like an automatic but offers higher fuel efficiency. A traditional six-speed automatic transmission will be available at a later date. Fuel economy is...Read more »