Details and pricing announced
Details and pricing for the revised Chrysler Ypsilon range have just been announced by Fiat Group Automobiles UK. The refreshed range features new entry and premium versions with additional equipment on the mid range car. There is also new colours on offer and new names that bring the UK series in line with the rest of Europe.
The range is powered by a choice of three economical, low emission engines the 1.2-litre 69 hp petrol, 1.3-litre MultiJet 95 hp diesel, and 0.9-litre 85 hp petrol, the range now comes in three trim levels, Silver, Gold and Platinum.
Available now in the UK with a starting price of just £9,895 is the new Ypsilon Silver 1.2 litre, this model replaces the S version.s It has external and internal styling changes new seat design and detail finishes. The exterior is further enhanced by choosing one of the refreshed colours which include Marble Grey, Khaki Grey, and Sapphire Blue. The front grille, door mirror covers, hub cap centres and dashboard panel are available in either gloss black or matt dark grey. Added to this, the final accent colour is also selectable between Coconut, Watermelon or Lime, dependant on the body-colour.
Moving on to the new Ypsilon Gold version, this is a direct replacement for the outgoing SE, and is identical in both equipment including 15-inch alloy wheels, air conditioning, leather-wrapped steering wheel and power door mirrors with the addition of Blue&Me as standard equipment. This allows the driver to connect an external music device and stay legal and safe with built-in Bluetooth technology for telephone calls on the move.
At the top of the range is the new Platinum version, this takes Ypsilon back to its origins as a luxury small car. Packed with unprecedented standard equipment, the Platinum’s features include 16-inch alloy wheels, automatic climate control, rear power windows, cruise control, part leather seats and Magic Parking, which helps the driver park in tight spaces.
Damien Dally, head of brand, Chrysler UK said “Ypsilon has always been, and will remain, an important car in the Chrysler line-up. We know it is up against some tough competition and that is why we have refreshed the range to make it even more competitive. We are confident that we are offering an attractive package, with excellent technology and equipment, at exceptional value-for-money prices.”