The Fiat 124 Spider has been named Best Sports Car for the Money by U.S. News & World Report. The award showcases the vehicle that provides consumers with the best combination of quality and value in its class. The Fiat 124 Spider beat out the Subaru BRZ and the Toyota 86 for the top honor.
Here are some highlights from the U.S. News & World Report evaluation of the 124 Spider
- Fiat 124 Spider is definitely a good car. In fact, it's one of the highest-rated cars in its class.
- ...will appeal to drivers looking for a sports car with nearly unparalleled agility
- ...delivers an excellent combination of capability, interior quality, and affordability
- ...has an energetic engine that delivers great fuel economy. It's one of the most agile cars in any class. The interior looks and feels nice.
U.S. News & World Report is considered the global authority in rankings and consumer advice. To be chosen Best Car for the Money, a car is judged in 20 categories, and the vehicle that achieves the highest score wins the coveted award.
Evaluations include quality, safety, reliability, and value, which is measured by a combination of a vehicle’s five-year total cost of ownership and the average price paid for the vehicle.
The Fiat 124 Spider has been winning a steady stream of accolades including “Best New Convertible” of 2017 by Cars.com and "Best Looking New Car for 2017" in The Car Connection Driver’s Choice awards.
Source: FCA US LLC and US News and World Reports
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