The 2012 Fiat Panda has been caught testing under extreme weather conditions somewhere in Italy revealing nothing but complete camouflage from head to toe. Despite the heavily clad exterior, details of the vehicle’s new design path have already been revealed due to some leaked patent drawings.

The new Fiat Panda will adopt a more aerodynamic appearance with a rounded hood, a wider grille with sweptback headlights, and a sloping roofline. Other modifications to the exterior include a bigger air intake, a disproportionate rear quarter window, and a new set of wheels. The interior will also be significantly improved compared to the current model.

So far, we haven’t heard a peep as to what will be residing under the hood, but we expect to see the same engine lineup as found in the Fiat 500. That lineup includes a 69 HP 1.2. 75 HP1.3 Multijet with DPF and a 100 bhp 1.4 16v, as well as TwinAir technology.

The new Fiat Panda will make its world debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September with sales to begin in early 2012.

Updated 08/30/2011: Fiat has unveiled today the first images for the new generation Panda that will make its world debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The third generation Panda has been improved in terms of comfort, technology and safety equipment, and comes with an improved range of engines. Customers will have to choose between two TwinAir twin cylinder engines: the International Engine of the Year 2011 85bhp TwinAir Turbo, or the brand new 65bhp naturally aspirated TwinAir, both equipped with Start and Stop as standard. Sales will begin next spring.


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  (474) posted on 01.5.2012

Well, it only looks cute because on its platform. Moreover, I can say that I would still prefer a Kia vehicle than with this one. It’s also a disappointing on this car is its engine specification.

  (397) posted on 10.26.2011

Fiat Panda looks like Alto, but I must say that I love these two cars for the fact that they are so cute on their platform, and I must say that its aesthetic design is absolutely very striking on it.

  (530) posted on 09.22.2011

Seeing this Fiat Panda on the road is so refreshing, the simplicity that it had made it stunning. The interior is impressive either, well, it is one of the satisfying cars that I saw.

  (473) posted on 09.9.2011

It looks cute but I’m not impressed with it at all, I just don’t find it attractive but its still have an appeal. smiley Maybe they should enhance it more.

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