To celebrate the third anniversary of the 500, Fiat has unveiled the new 900cc TwinAir two-cylinder engine. It produces 85 hp (63 kW / 86 PS).

To celebrate the third anniversary of the 500, Fiat has unveiled the new 900cc TwinAir two-cylinder engine.

Available in September, on the 500 and 500C, the TwinAir engine boasts MultiAir technology and optimized fluid dynamics for maximum fuel efficiency. While the company refrained from releasing full specifications, they stated the engine produces 85 PS (63 kW / 84 bhp).

Eventually, Fiat will introduce additional two-cylinder engines with outputs ranging from 65 to 105 PS (48 kW / 65 bhp to 78 kW / 104 bhp). They promise to emit 30% less CO2 than engines of equal performance.

Besides introducing the new engine, Fiat announced the revised Blue&Me - TomTom infotainment system will be launched this fall. It integrates telephone, navigation, and various other functions into a touchscreen interface.

Look for more information to be released at the Paris Motor Show in September.

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Fiat 500 and 500C with the revolutionary TwinAir 85 HP two-cylinder engine