With focus on interior comfort and cargo space as well as on available features the 2018 Fiat Freemont will be a good bargain for big families. Versatile cabin and plenty of equipment backed with smooth engines and decent steering are also qualities which you will get when you make this vehicle as your choice.
The upcoming Fremont is expected to get some improvements which will help it to be more competitive in the segment but to stay well-priced as well. Revised styling and interior with added modern tech features and improved powertrains will bring this vehicle closer to top models in the class.
2018 Fiat Freemont: Styling
The exterior design of 2018 Fiat Freemont will be appealing and innovative. It will keep overall shape but with redesigned styling elements it will look more modern and attractive.
The front side of this model will replace the current headlights with more attractive slimmer design which incorporates LED technology. Between these will sit refreshed grille which looks sleeker and elegant. Trapezoidal shape of the grille will be accentuated with chrome frame and horizontal slat runs in the middle and carries Fiat’s badge.
Aside from that this model will get slightly reworked front and rear bumpers and stylish taillights and there will also be new wheel designs.
How is it inside?
The new Freemont will offer comfortable and pleasant interior with seats for up to seven passengers. The black theme accentuated with metallic inserts will give upscale impression. The dash is slightly reworked and it has simple but functional design with large and easy to recognize and use controls.
The model will offer refreshed materials and upgraded infotainment system. There will also be keyless entry and ignition, air conditioning, steering wheel with audio controls, USB and Bluetooth connectivity, etc in base models. Higher grades will also bring navigation, tri-zone climate control, strong sound system, high-quality upholstery, more safety features, etc.
For the safety of the passengers Freemont models will include six-airbags, anti lock brake system, trailer sway control, electronic stability control, rear parking sensors, tire pressure monitoring, rearview camera, etc.
2018 Fiat Freemont: Powertrains
There is no official information regarding the powering options of the new 2018 Fiat Freemont. Based on some sources this model will offer two engine options and six-speed automatic transmission across the range.
The base engine will be a 2.4 liter four-cylinder which will deliver around 170 hp and 166 lb-ft of torque. The models equipped with this engine are expected to come in two-wheel configuration only. On the other hand the second engine option should be a 3.6 liter V-6 which will capable to deliver close to 280 hp and this version will be available with four-wheel drive.
Release date and price
The 2018 Fiat Freemont is expected to arrive in the market early next year. The accurate price is unknown yet. The expected price of the base model should start just under $30k.