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Fiat to launch 500 TwinAir, TwinAir Plus in UK this summer

Italian automaker Fiat will soon launch a trim range that gets its name from the company's two-cylinder engine: the TwinAir. The TwinAir range – to be offered on three-door and convertible 500s – will hit the UK this summer with pricing expected to start at approximately £11,500 ($18,827 U.S. at the current exchange rate).

Video: Fifth Gear checks out the two-cylinder Fiat 500 TwinAir

Fiat 500 TwinAir on Fifth Gear – Click above to watch the video after the jump

Video: Fiat 500 TwinAir driven by Fifth Gear

Fiat 500 TwinAir – Click above to watch video after the jump

Autocar drives the 0.9-liter TwinAir Fiat 500; walks away impressed?

Fiat 500 in Rosso – Click above for high-res image gallery

Fiat's TwinAir 2-cylinder engine makes the 500 "pure fun"

Less than a week ago, Fiat introduced its hot little 0.9-liter, two-cylinder TwinAir engine in its spunky yet sensationally popular 500. Over in Europe, test drives of the 500 fitted with the TwinAir mill are underway and Autocar says the two-cylinder powerplant may very well be the most well-rounded engine to ever reside between the fenders of the Cinquecento. The TwinAir's combination of low-end grunt, lightweight internals and high efficiency provide the 500 with ample acceleration, a rev-hap

Fiat debuts two-cylinder, 85 hp TwinAir engine in Fiat 500

Drop a couple of cylinders, add start-stop technology, slap a turbo on, drop it in the Fiat 500 and call it a day. That's exactly what Fiat Powertrain Technologies has done with its newly-introduced two-cylinder TwinAir 85-horsepower engine. The engine has found its first home in the cuddly Cinquicento, but we expect the mill to expand to additional Fiat models soon.