Fiat 500byDiesel limited editionFiat calls in Diesel style gurus for special 500

10 December 2008

Fiat 500byDiesel

Fiat 500byDiesel - order online only

Fiat has announced a limited edition 500, accessorised in association with the Diesel fashion label, and only available for purchase over the internet.

Called the 500byDiesel, it’s based on the existing Sport specification, and includes 16-inch alloy wheels, Diesel scripted side trim, and special door mirror fairings. It comes in metallic green, black or brown.

Diesel denim

The interior gets denim upholstery fabric, Diesel logo on the instrument panel and gearknob, and a pouch on the side of the front seats. This is supposedly reminiscent of the fifth pocket on Diesel jeans.

The 500byDiesel can only be ordered via the Fiat website. Customers pay a deposit, and follow their car’s build progress online. After the final payment, arrangements are then made with a local dealer for collection. Very unusual…

Prices for the 500byDiesel start at £11,150. But it won’t be that exclusive, as the edition is ‘limited’ to 10,000 worldwide.


Sign up to the Which? Car newsletter

Sign up to the Which? Car newsletter

All the latest car news

For daily consumer news, subscribe to the here.

If you have an older web browser you may need to copy and paste this link into your newsreader: . Find out more about RSS in the Which? guide to news feeds.

Which? Car email

To be kept in the loop on all the manufacturer offers and great car deals we spot each week, sign up for our Which? Car email - delivered to your inbox every Friday, and including all our latest news and first drive reviews, too.