Fiat 500 Coupé Zagato Concept at 2011 Geneva Auto Show

12 years, 3 months ago - 2 March 2011
Fiat 500 Coupé Zagato Concept at 2011 Geneva Auto Show
Fiat presented the result of the collaboration between the Fiat Group Automobiles’ Centro Stile and the Zagato design house.

Showcased at the Fiat stand, the “500 Coupé Zagato” is said to have been inspired by the namesake predecessor built in the 1950 by the famous Italian bodyworker on the chassis of the original 500.

From the window line and below, the 500 concept is the same to the standard three-door hatchback model. Nevertheless, the concept gets a completely new top with a sloping coupe-like roof featuring Zagato’s trademark double-bubble design.

Other features include the burnished chrome exterior elements, 17-inch chrome shadow alloy wheelss with a brand new double spoken shape and synthetic inserts wrapped in 205/40 R17 tires and 4 perforated brake discs.

The concept is 3,550 mm long, 1,630 mm wide and 1,490 mm high, with a 2,300 mm wheelbase. Inside, Fiat says the 500 Coupe gets a 2+2 seating layout and a bespoke interior with sporty “diamond” seats trimmed in black and yellow two-tone leathers and other unique features.

Power for the 500 Coupé Zagato is provided by Fiat’s turbocharged two-cylinder gasoline unit with 105 HP at 5,500 rpm and 155 Nm (114 lb-ft) of peak torque at 2,500 rpm, which promises reduced fuel consumption and CO2 emissions of just 95 g/km.