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Fiat and Mazda ink new Alfa Romeo/Miata roadster deal for 2015

Fiat and Mazda ink new Alfa Romeo/Miata roadster deal for 2015

Fiat and Mazda have officially inked the deal which will refettle the MX-5 (aka the Miata) as Alfa Romeo's next open-top sports car, expected to hit showrooms in 2015. The agreement [pdf link] was first mooted back in May 2012, and will see the as-yet-unnamed Alfa Romeo droptop eventually go on sale globally; meanwhile, Mazda will also offer its own version of the car, the next-gen MX-5.

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Fiat shows off two new 500 concepts

Fiat shows off two new 500 concepts

Fiat has announced two new concept cars based on its diminutive 500 that will debut at the 2013 North American International Auto Show. The new concept cars are based on the company's high-performance Fiat 500 Abarth and the Fiat 500 Turbo. Fiat says that the concept cars are designed to showcase how unique, sporty, and personal the 500 can look.

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2013 Fiat 500e earns 108 MPGe rating from the EPA

2013 Fiat 500e earns 108 MPGe rating from the EPA

The Environmental Protection Agency has given the Fiat 500e the highest highway MPGe rating ever earned by an electric vehicle in the US - 108 MPGe. In addition, this snazzy little car is also estimated to get a range of 87 miles when completely charged, trumping all other electric vehicles in the US. The 500e will be arriving in California at FIAT Studios in Q2 of this year.

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2013 Fiat 500 Abarth Cabrio unveiled

2013 Fiat 500 Abarth Cabrio unveiled

Cool small carmaker Fiat has unveiled the new 2013 Fiat 500 Abarth Cabrio. Fiat says that little turbocharged car is track capable and has a clever open top design offering high-performance four passenger fun. The car promises the most interior space, rear seat legroom, and shoulder room among key competitors in a segment.

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Fiat 500e teaser previews 2013’s must-have EV

Fiat 500e teaser previews 2013’s must-have EV

Fiat has been teasing details around its next electric vehicle, the Fiat 500e, expected to arrive on Californian shores sometime in 2013. The new car - which will make its official debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show kicking off on November 30 - will feature some aesthetic differences from the regular gas-powered model, with the burnt orange of the promo car Fiat is using in its teaser being offset with matte white detailing around the mirrors and  lower front grille.

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2013 Fiat 500 Turbo offers 135 HP

2013 Fiat 500 Turbo offers 135 HP

If you liked what the Fiat 500 Abarth was packing under the hood, but felt that the menacing looking little car was a bit too garish, you may want to take a look at the new 2013 Fiat 500 Turbo. The new car gets a turbocharged 1.4-liter MultiAir turbocharged engine sporting 135 HP and 150 pound-foot of torque. The little turbocharged engine sends its power through a racetrack inspired manual transmission.

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Fiat 500L getting optional espresso maker

Fiat 500L getting optional espresso maker

Can't get enough espresso? Stopping by Starbucks four times a day is all well and good, but true coffee fans make their own. In their cars. Fiat has announced that the 500L will come with an optional built-in espresso maker when it rolls off the line in October, leaving us a little excited and only slightly terrified. Lavazza will be supplying the coffee makers for what Fiat says is "the first standard-production car in the world to offer a true espresso coffee machine." It even comes with matching cups!

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