The Fiat Toro is an all-new vehicle that made a debut in 2015. In the coming months, the first model Fiat Toro 2017 will hit the market. With a stronger body and a higher cargo-hauling capacity, the new vehicle is expected to intensify competition in the world of pickup trucks.
Fiat Toro 2017 – Latest Info:
According to the Italian automobile manufacturer, the Toro will borrow a modular design platform from the Jeep Renegade. The new car will also share some exterior features with the FCC4 model. Its body will feature a good combination of tough and lightweight materials. And like most pickup trucks, it will look aggressive, muscular and bold.
The major highlight in the front end of the Fiat Toro 2017 will be a hexagonal grille complemented by the company’s logo. Other features in this end include a slightly protruding bumper and slim headlights. The side will stand out with LED indicators-equipped mirrors and 20-inch alloy wheels. Furthermore, on the backside, there will be a spacious cargo, and at the far end, some LED taillights and a stronger tailgate & bumper.
As for the interior, high-quality leather will be present in the seats, dashboard and steering wheel. Other components will feature high-quality cloth, metal trims, and wood.
Technology wise, the Fiat Toro 2017 will get an Uconnect infotainment system with a 5-inch touchscreen and compatible with a wide range of high-tech systems such as Bluetooth, USB, and 4G internet. Other technological features also include satellite radio, a dual-zone climate control system and a navigation system
Fiat Toro 2017 – Engine Configuration:
The hood of the Toro will have either a 1.8-liter e-torque I4 or a 2.0-liter multijet turbo diesel I4. The 1.8-liter will generate 138 hp and 140 lb-ft. The 2.0-liter turbodiesel should make 170 hp with roughly 280 pound-feet of torque. Concerning transmission, the drivetrains will work with a 6-speed manual or automatic transmission system.
The Fiat Toro 2017 will get a front-wheel drive and an optional all-wheel drive.
Safety and Security:
The car manufacturer is planning to equip the pickup truck with a wide range of safety and security systems. Some of them include airbags, security alert, seatbelts, traction control, hill descent assist. Also, there is a parking assist, collision warning, blind-spot monitors and rear vision camera.
Fiat Toro 2017 – Price and Estimate Date of Release:
Finally, the new pickup truck will have a starting price of around $35,000. The price will be higher for truck models with different cabin configurations and premium features. Concerning the release date, the car will become available for sale in the last quarter of 2016.