Fiat has launched special editions of its Range of 500 of cars with an unusual partner: Google. the Fiat 500 Hey Google family not only brings Google technology to the 500 city car, 500X crossover and 500L minivan, but also special design elements and Google badges – the first time these have appeared on a car, says Fiat
Of course, Google 500 Family Hey cars include the latest version of Google Assistant, allowing you to use voice control for navigation and other normal functions. However, it also comes equipped with My Fiat Action and a telematics box, allowing you to check settings remotely using a smartphone or Google Nest Hub by saying “Hey Google, ask my Fiat .. . ”
These include things like fuel levels, tire pressure, whether your car is locked, turning on emergency lights, and more. You can also remotely monitor the position or routes of your car and receive notifications in the event of a possible theft or speeding. Special Edition buyers can activate these delivery services and follow Fiat procedures.
Many other cars offer the Google Assistant with various levels integration, but what sets the 500 Hey Google editions apart is the co-branding. All three models feature two-tone white and black as well as Hey Google badges on the wheel arches and embroidered in the seats. The center pillars of the car are also adorned with Google’s primary color “molecule” motif.
The Fiat 500 Family Hey Google will be available exclusively in Europe in 10 countries – and only in ICE versions, not the 500 EV. It will go on sale in Italy, UK, Spain, France, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, the Netherlands and Poland starting at £ 16,005 ($ 22,000) for the 500 hatchback and up to £ 23,264 ($ 30,000) for the 148 horsepower 500X. All buyers will also receive a welcome kit that includes a Google Nest hub and a branded key cover. Fiat launched the new models at its own virtual launch event explaining the integration and partnership with Google. It lasts over 20 minutes, but you can watch it below.