Three small city models win points with their agility and economical engines.
Small models continue to be the protagonist in the sales of new cars in Greece with many new players winning impressions in terms of technology and appearance. Their Lilliputian dimensions are their great advantage since they move comfortably in the difficult urban environment, while now their motors make sure that their owner’s euros are not needlessly wasted on fuel.
The new also stands out in this category Toyota Aygo X the Japanese model that the brand managed to reduce with its new design “costume” to the beloved category of urban crossovers. It is 3.7 meters long, 1.74 meters wide and 1.5 meters high, while the ground clearance has increased by 11 mm. now reaching 131 mm. The new Aygo offers even more comfortable spaces – its longer wheelbase contributed to this – while the luggage space reached 231 litres.
It has a more imposing appearance reminiscent of a car for off-road routes with the black guards, and the reinforced front apron standing out on the new bodywork.
In the center of the dashboard is a sharp and easy-to-use 9-inch touchscreen that incorporates the Toyota Smart Connect multimedia system, which includes the system for navigating connected services and other applications. The small in cubic motors of 1,000 cc. seems keen to drive the economy-minded Aygo X. It delivers 72 horsepower and cooperates with a 5-speed gearbox. Its average consumption is set at 4.7 liters/100km while 0-100 is achieved in 15.6 seconds and the top speed reaches 160 km/h. The Aygo X costs from 13,920 euros.
In the category of small ..pseudocrossover city also moves Fiat Panda, which shows its economic advantages thanks to its hybrid technology.
And this model resembles a small four-wheel drive vehicle that can offer particularly comfortable spaces for four passengers.
The new Panda Hybrid, they are equipped with the advanced hybrid set of 70 hp EU6.4 specifications, ensuring high flexibility at low revs and extremely low fuel consumption. It has low emissions, which exempts it from paying road tolls and has free access to the Ring. The touchscreen in the center of the dashboard dominates, while the redesigned dashboard instruments are easy to read and provide all the necessary information to the driver. Panda 1.0 70hp BSG Panda 4X2 is priced from 14,180 euros.
The new one also belongs to the category of small economic city models Kia Picanto with a length of 3.6 meters which now has as a trump card the economical 1,000 hp engine which according to the Korean brand produces 67 hp and its characteristics are perfectly suited to the urban environment. It has a five-speed gearbox with decent performance (0-100 km/h in 14.6 seconds and a maximum speed of 161 km/h) It also has zero traffic fees and moves freely in the Ring. In terms of consumption, the new Picanto does not burn more than 5 litres/100km. It has space for four passengers while its luggage space does not exceed 255 liters.