The Italian brand has revealed the look of the Strada pickup truck of the new generation. It is expected that the public premiere of the model will be held in the spring.
Teaser of a new pickup Strada Brazilian division of Fiat was circulated last week, and now published a full brand image. In addition to Instagram user Andre GeSSner appeared “live” photo of the machine: most likely the picture was taken during the presentation for dealers. We will remind, the former truck Strada created on the basis of the budget hatchback Palio, in Brazil, the pick-up release in 1998.
The new-generation model will be offered with a full four-door cabin, while the predecessor is single and “bastard” (in the latter case, the rear doors swing open against the direction of motion). From the nondescript hardworking pickup truck turned into a dandy: he’s got lights in the style of the hatch Argo (and in optics Strada has led strips daytime running lights), grille and rear lights have made on the motives of the older truck Toro. And Strada became the first model with the new Fiat logo in the front is a large inscription with the name of the brand (before this logo was installed just aft). The salon is still classified, but, according to Brazilian media reports, inside the novelty will repeat the compact a “pyatidverka” Fiat Mobi.
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According to preliminary information, the truck is built on the platform created from the same components of the Argo and Mobi, as well as the old “heel” Fiorino. In size the new Strada allegedly close to the former model (length – 4438 mm, wheelbase – 2718 mm), capacity is still 700 kg. it is Expected that the version with a single or “one half” cabs will remain in service.
Brazilians write that in the engine range will include new models for “aspirated” Firefly 1.3, which is traditional for this country “feeds” as gasoline and ethanol. The same engine is equipped with Fiat’s Argo, a hatchback petrol variant produces 101 HP, the power of the engine running on ethanol is 109 HP Basic truck engine, probably inherited from predecessor Fire 1.4 (a maximum of 88 HP). Drive – only the front.
Earlier it was reported that the public premiere of the Fiat Strada, a new generation will take place in Brazil in April. Now some profile in the local media believe that the pickup truck will present in March. With the Brazilian plant machines are also to supply other countries in South America, plus Strada has a twin under the trademark Ram – he will change a generation later.
The previous Strada, despite the archaic design, is the most popular pickup truck in the Brazilian market in 2019 76 sold 223 pieces, which is 13% higher than a year earlier. Price – anywhere from 55 000 local reais.