To trickle or not to trickle?

Hello Doctor. How are you… not too cold or wet I hope?    When you have a moment, could you perhaps please advise me about my car battery. In the Fiat DoblÚ, I do a run every four to five weeks of approx 75 kilometres to see my sister, and then back the next day. […]

Bruvver with bovver

Hi Doctor.  My brother, who lives in Spain, has had to have a new DPF and ECU on his Toyota Yaris D4-D. It has done some 93,000 kilometres. There was a similar problem around 2,000 kilometres before and the dealer just did a forced DPF clean. But this time he was doing 100kph on the […]

Big revamp for the Fiat 500L

The roomiest Fiat 500, the 500L, is being updated. There are three distinct versions of the car: Urban, Cross and Wagon, offered with a choice of petrol and diesel engines. Fiat says 40 per cent of all components are new

Fiat Tipo gets three-star EuroNCAP

Fiat Tipo Euro NCAP

The Fiat Tipo has undergone independent crash safety testing by Euro NCAP, scoring a rating of either three or four stars, depending on whether an optional safety pack is fitted. Tested under a dual rating system, the higher score was achieved when a £500 upgrade was included, with Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) able to function […]

Fiat launches the new 500S

The new Fiat 500S is now available to order in the UK at prices starting from £15,350 for diesel-engined models.

Fiat Tipo diesel starts at £14,995

Fiat has announced details of the UK range and pricing for the new Tipo, which will be available as a five-door hatch or a Station Wagon estate.

Introducing Fiat’s tip top Tipo range

The all-new Fiat Tipo hatchback and estate have been unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show. Joining the Tipo saloon, which was shown at the Istanbul Motor Show last summer, the new Tipo body styles share the same principles of exceptional roominess, specification, quality and efficiency, all stylishly packaged with a degree of elegant Italian flair that belies its impressive affordability.

Fiat updates the 500 diesel

Fiat has introduced an updated version of the Fiat 500 diesel with a 1.3-litre MultiJet II turbo engine that produces 94 BHP

FIAT’s Tipo tipped to return

FIAT’s new C-segment contender, as previewed by the FIAT Aegea Project unveiled in May at the Istanbul Motor Show, is to be known as the new FIAT Tipo.