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Latest News: Motorvogue Norwich opens in early 2020 with a brand new multi-brand site which will include Hyundai, Alfa Romeo, Jeep, Fiat, Abarth and Fiat Professional. We are pleased to announce our expansion with work beginning on the new showroom at Cromer Road Norwich. This will be the first time that Motorvogue has had an operation in Norwich and will make this one of the largest Motor Groups in the area.  First to open will be a 7 car Hyundai showroom, following the closure of the previous Hyundai dealership in Norwich which shut the doors at the end of November. Existing Hyundai owners, and those looking to experience the brand will once again be able to do so in Norwich and can utilise this new facility for servicing, maintenance and the purchase of new and used cars. Motorvogue are experienced in the Hyundai brand as we already have a Hyundai showroom at our Bedford location. The opening of a Fiat and Abarth showroom will quickly follow, and shortly after, another new showroom for Jeep and Alfa Romeo to complete the initial re-development of the Cromer Road location. Once again, we already have existing locations offering these brands with Kings Lynn, Bedford and Northampton providing a long standing relationship with the FCA Group.  This is an exciting time for Motorvogue as development of the site is happening at a remarkable pace. The location on Cromer Road has been vacant for many years, previously a Volvo dealership which closed over 6 years ago, and has seen the derelict structure fall into an awful condition however with a large investment, Motorvogue are changing the future of this site and we are sure that our renovation of the exterior and interior will enhance the view for the local people and those visiting Norwich using one of the main routes into the city along Cromer Road and Reepham Road. Close to the new NDR road around Norwich, and the city centre, access will be ideal for those looking to purchase a new or used vehicle or visiting for servicing and maintenance. As with all of our locations, this new multi-brand site will offer customers a variety of options when buying a new vehicle, so they can test drive and experience a number of cars from various brands to find their perfect car, all in one location, an objective which led to this being the ideal choice for our next showroom development due to the amount of space on offer. We hope to have the initial phase open at the end of January and whilst members of our existing team will be moving to the new site, we also require a number of new staff members and we are recruiting. If you would like to join our newest team, please visit the Careers page of our website for more details. Career Opportunities in Norwich

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19th September 2019

PRICING AND SPECIFICATION ANNOUNCED FOR NEW FIAT 500X SPORT

PRICING AND SPECIFICATION ANNOUNCED FOR NEW FIAT 500X SPORT

The new Fiat 500X Sport joins the 500X Urban family with more aggressively sporty styling and greater performance.  The combination of a tuned suspension settings, lowered ride height, steering system calibration and 19-inch wheels with high-performance tyres leads to improved agility and greater driving pleasure. 

The new 500X Sport features tuned suspension with a 13mm reduction in ride height and can be specified with optional 19-inch alloy wheels with performance tyres and black finishing. This results in a more aggressive car, with better ground adherence and dynamism.

The 500X Sport with 1.3 FireFly Turbo 150hp petrol engine, with DCT automatic transmission, also uses Frequency Selective Damping (FSD) on the front and rear suspension and adjusted shock absorbers to offer greater road holding without compromising comfort.  The steering system calibration has also been adjusted to return more precise and reactive feedback to the driver. 

When combined with the optional 19-inch alloy wheels, the 500X Sport 1.3 FireFly 150hp DCT generates an eight percent increase in lateral acceleration*, translating into a significant improvement in road holding and a substantial increase in active safety. The new suspension tuning greatly enhances responsiveness at curve entry, reducing understeer by 26 percent, and oversteer, in extreme conditions, by 17 percent.

The new Sport model asserts its credentials with a host of exterior styling cues including body coloured side skirts and wheel arches, diffuser-style rear bumper, dual chrome exhaust and the full LED headlights and fog lamps.  While specific 18-inch alloy wheels are fitted as standard, 19-inch alloy wheels with performance tyres and gloss black hubcap are available as an option.   

Sport Red pastel paint is available exclusively on the Sport model, while titanium grey details on the handles, front bumper inserts, front moulding, mirror caps and a Myron "500" logo on the boot-lid. In addition to the exclusive Sport Red pastel paint, other colour options include Ice White, Cinema Black, Fashion Grey and Italia Blue, all of which can be combined with a black roof for a two-tone exterior.

The sporty style of the exterior continues inside with an aluminium gear-knob, techno-leather flat based sports steering wheel with Alcantara inserts. Titanium grey dashboard, red elements on the instrument panel and specific TFT graphics, and Myron details finished with red stitching. The standard Alcantara upholstered steering wheel and the instrument panel cover provide a touch of sporting elegance, unique in this segment. Exclusive new black fabric with techno-leather upholstery, with a grey “500” logo on the seats, a Myron steering wheel bezel, Aluminium pedals and ambient interior lighting complete the 500X Sport’s unique interior. 

The new 500X comes as standard with a host of innovative driving assistance systems as standard, including Traffic Sign Recognition and Lane Assist.  Uconnect 7-inch infotainment system with satellite navigation, compatible with Apple CarPlay and with Android Auto, automatic climate control, rear parking sensors and Cruise Control are also standard.

Finally, the new 500X Sport can be equipped with a choice of two petrol engines, a 1.0 with 120hp and six-speed manual gearbox, and a 1.3 with 150hp and six-speed DCT dual-clutch automatic transmission, complete with steering wheel controls.

The new 500X Lounge
The new 500X Lounge also makes its debut in the range. Outside, it features body-coloured mirror caps and 16-inch alloy wheels, as well as daytime running lights (DRL) and LED rear lights. It’s especially refined inside, with a techno-leather steering wheel and front armrest. The 500X Lounge is also comfortable thanks to its standard equipment including the 7-inch HD LIVE touchscreen Uconnect system with DAB digital radio, Apple CarPlay and Android AutoTM compatibility. Standard equipment is completed by front and rear parking sensors and rain and twilight sensors.


For our latest 500X Sport offer please click here.

MOTORVOGUE
BEDFORD
Interchange Park,
Bedford,
Bedfordshire,
MK42 7GB
Fiat Abarth Alfa Romeo Jeep SEAT Hyandai Renault Dacia
MOTORVOGUE
NORTHAMPTON
74 Kingsthorpe Road,
Northampton,
Northamptonshire,
NN2 6HE
Fiat Abarth Alfa Romeo SEAT Cupra
MOTORVOGUE
KING'S LYNN
Scania Way, Hardwick Industrial Est,
King's Lynn,
Norfolk,
PE30 4LP
Fiat Abarth Alfa Romeo Jeep Renault Dacia
MOTORVOGUE
NORWICH
Cromer Rd,
Norwich,
Norfolk,
NR6 6NB
OPENING
EARLY 2020
Fiat Abarth Alfa Romeo Jeep Fiat Professional Hyandai

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