Bologna Motor Show 2012 is the perfect place to test the Fiat Panda 4×4
The time for the most anticipated Italian motorsport’s event is approaching: the Bologna Motor Show 2012, scheduled for December 5 to 9. Like every year in addition to the stand there will be many events for spectators. Among them there is a designated area for the new Fiat Panda 4×4. A fleet of ten cars will be made available to the public for the test drive on a track with different obstacles and road surfaces.
Fiat Panda 4×4 face
Fiat Panda 4×4 front
Fiat Panda 4×4 rear
Hosted at the outer area 47, this area provides a hospitality area where the public can listen to music, drink coffee and watch live two examples of the new Fiat, the only all-wheel drive model in the segment A. Then, accompanied by professional drivers, visitors will be able to deal with the path that provides a road center lines, pedestrian crossing and a yard of ‘work in progress’.
Fiat Panda 4×4 seats
Fiat Panda 4×4 steering wheel
The third generation of the Panda 4×4 was launched at the last Paris Motor Show and is available with two engines: the new 0.9 TwinAir Turbo 85 hp diesel and the 1.3 Multijet II 75 HP 1.2 Fire. Compared to the previous generation, the TwinAir Turbo offers a 40% increase in torque which combined with the specific exchange with a 6-speed first shortened, provides improved starting ability uphill.