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2017 Fiat 124 Spider lands in North America

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has announced that the first shipments of the all-new 2017 Fiat 124 Spider roadster have arrived at the Port of Baltimore and the Port of San Diego, and will be available at FIAT studios in North America this month. 

Priced from $33,495 in Canada, the Fiat 124 Spider lineup includes Classica, Lusso, and Abarth models, while the first 124 units will be available as limited-production Prima Edizione Lusso retailing for $42,190.

Based on the Mazda MX-5 platform and sharing a certain number of components and design features with its Japanese rival, the new Fiat 124 Spider gets a 1.4L 4-cylinder MultiAir Turbo engine that produces 160 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque in Classica or Lusso trim, whereas the sportier Abarth benefits from 164 horsepower. 

Some of the available features include:

  • 17” wheels;
  • Dual or quadruple exhaust;
  • Soft-touch materials;
  • Heated leather seats;
  • Navigation;
  • BOSE audio;
  • And more.

The Fiat 124 Spider first appeared on November 2nd, 1966 at the Turin Auto Show. It was sold in the U.S. from 1968-1985. Don’t miss it this time!