Fiat Idea (2004–2007)
Attractive Punto based mini-MPV, on sale in UK. 3,930mm long x 1,658mm wide x 1,660mm high rising to 1,690 high with roof bars.
Five versions with three trim levels (Active, Dynamic and Eleganza), along with two engine options: a 95bhp 1.4 16v petrol, or Fiat's 70bhp 1.3 16v MultiJet turbodiesel. Dash has centre instruments. Unique rear seat offers 40:20:40 split, 60 degree reclining backrests and a 60:40 split folding and sliding seat base. Offers 1,420 litre of loggags space loaded to the ceiling, which is 10 litres more than the Vauxhall/Opel Meriva. Also no less than 27 separate storage compartments.
1.4 16v petrol FIRE engine offers 95bhp at 5,800rpm, 94 lb ft torque at 4,500rpm, top speed 109mph, 0-60 in 11.2 seconds, 42.8mpg combined and 157g/km CO2 which puts it in Band B (£125pa) VED.
1.3 16v Multijet turbodiesel has 70bhp at 4,000rpm, 133 lb ft torque at 1,750rpm, top speed 99mph, 0-60 15.1 seconds, 55.4mpg combined and 135g/km CO2 which puts it in Band A diesel (£115pa) VED.
- Active1.3 16v MultiJet £10,895.00
- Dynamic 1.4 16v£11,245.00
- Dynamic 1.3 16v MultiJet £12,145.00
- Eleganza 1.4 16v £12,495.00
Revised for 2006. Five versions, priced from £10,295 – £13,195, three trim levels: Active, Dynamic and Eleganza, and choice of three engines: more refined version of FIRE 1.4 litre 16 valve 95 bhp petrol and 70 bhp and 90 bhp versions of 1.3 litre 16 valve MultiJet diesel.