Written on: 22/09/2011
Love my sprint blue baby. Wanted yellow with black seats but whats under the bonnet proves colour doesnt matter. Never let me down, very forgiving, beats most things on the road (exepting the newer big engine sporties), a gear box to die for, there is truly nothing I dislike about this car ....... well, except the radio but I guess I could change that lol. But change the car - NEVER. Buy one, they seem to be cheap now for some reason, but if you like to drive - then there is no better... (read more)
Written on: 04/04/2011
short of an integra R its the best front wheel drive car you can get the chassis is fantastic. Mine has a stage two remap so is even faster. Don't bother with boxsters or focus or astra vx's these cars are better and excellent value for money, i also have an alfa 147 GTA and the fiat is a better drive, £4500 well spent only the 90's stereo lets it down and thats an easy fix. (read more)
Written on: 14/02/2011
Had mine 3 years never been beaten by no Rover of any kind. Even completely standard from 0-100mph its only 3 car lengths behind my friends Porsche Cayman. You can add an extra 100bhp for around £800.That's how much the car cost! Best car i have ever owned. (read more)
Written on: 04/11/2010
as for the guy digging on about the rover coupe,s , your a poo bar, fiat coupes are wickedly good had mine for 3years and thrashed every rover ive come across and as for the car being ugly!! well you need to go to specsavers. fiat coupes are incredibly fast,stylish,quick and oviously pretty cheap concidering what they can do.since had mine,never been beat off the lights,never had a bad comment about the car,and the car has never let me down,currently got mine at 340 bhp to, its a rocket!!!!... (read more)
Written on: 08/10/2010
Hi I've just bought fiat coupe 2.0 20v turbo wat mpg should I get ? (read more)
Written on: 23/09/2010
to the guy with the rover, u did not beat a 20v turbo! i have one and my twin brother has a rover coupe turbo, both standard, both kickin out their standard bhp's. my coupe wins every race we have (which is a lot) swapping cars didn't alter the results....ever! the rover has been no end of trouble with leaking head gaskets, spitting out drive shafts, alarm faults etc. performance-wise it isn't bad at all, but no match for the fiat. i think u may have raced a 16v version....? (read more)
Written on: 22/03/2010 by monkeyste (1 review written)
Had my Fiat Coupe 20v Turbo for a couple of years now and it is the best car ive ever bought, It's nice looking and a real head turner (you dont get looks like that if your in an Impreza or Lancer), Almost feels like your in a secret cult when you own one. It's great on fuel (using 3/4 of a tank from Leeds to Gosport doing 80ish mph)
Only stuff ive done to it is uprated the brakes to grooved ones all round, fitted some H.I.D headlights.
As for the bloke in the Rover Coupe, Fiat Coupe's top... (read more)
Written on: 09/02/2010
Ok ime 52 in a couple of weeks, ive owned lots of fast cars, but this thing is something else, its not the fastest thing on four wheels, but its the only thing that makes me smile all the time, its an affordable white knuckle ride if you want it to be. beemer , porsche and merc owners dont know whats hit them. Its one of modern motorings big secrets, you also get the feeling of exclusivity, as not many around, 20v turbo, my very own banana. My two cars are m5 and 20v turbo, the 20v is the... (read more)
Written on: 02/02/2010
Have owned my 20v Turbo for 10 Years,it has cost a few Bob to keep on the road but what a car.
Worth every penny, it is now chipped to 250BHP and goes like spit off a Shovel.
If you can find one with a good service History go for it :a lot of car for little money, with 4 seats, and looks to kill for.
As for the guy with the Rover Coupe i don't believe in a million years one of those Batmobiles would take a Fiat 20v Turbo and, as for the looks Department i guess some people have very strange... (read more)
Written on: 01/02/2010 by themuffinman (1 review written)
A lot of car for the money, a farrari only with a fiat badge on it.
is like it is on tracks & always puts a smile on my face.good on fuel looks so good always turns heads super car on a budget.
I can not say how much i love this car i was at the launch & always said i would have one, it took longer then i thought but when i did get it boy was it even better then i had thought.
SO GO BUY THE BEST SECRET FIAT HAVE GIVEN US. (read more)
Written on: 31/01/2010 by LadyH (1 review written)
I have owned a Fiat Coupe 2lt - 20V Turbo for 3+ years now. Shes Sassy, Fierce, Fun, Fast and the most truely amazing car I have ever owned. I call her Buttercup because she is bright yellow and she is my pride and joy. I smile everytime I drive her and the power is excillerating. Buttercup has never been beaten at a light, out performed on a motorway and is a truely amazing ride.Everytime I see my car I fall in love all over again and to work on her is a real joy. There arent many perfect... (read more)
Written on: 12/10/2009
Great value for money sub £3000 for 145mph car wow. (read more)
Written on: 26/08/2009
I cant believe what im reading its an awfull looking car looks like someone designed it with a butter knife never seen anything so ugly with the exception of other fiats, as in the ladies earlier comments i too owned a rover coupe turbo its cheaper better looking 0-60 in 6 seconds 152mph flat out and i did it on the m11 so i know it can, i raced a fiat coupe and whooped it so stop banging on about it like its a ferrari its c**p and remember the rover turbo is a 4 cylinder engine and its... (read more)
Written on: 25/08/2009
Personlly I think Fiat Coupes are beautiful cars, the shapes well nice. I love being in one, get sooo much attention all my friends, love it. It's super fast, it pushes 30 psi very fast. If you want a wicked sports car, buy yourself one, they're great. Even sweeter with a flutter valve on it, so sexy lol. People say they're not that reliable, but its just the same as any other car, if you look after it, it last forever. Mine is the 20v turbo. I am going to put the Arbarth kit onto it, its... (read more)
Written on: 05/08/2009
bought my fiat coupe 5 months ago still waiting to give it a proper thrashing as im bannad till march day after a good drink the night before silly me dont really know how it goes like but sounds lovely missis done a astra vxr out a roundabout when puttihg it into 3rd at just over 90 also very good on fuel id recommend to anyone but respect them a lot of power for a front wheel drive when wet cheerz (read more)
Written on: 17/07/2009
After having a 16v non turbo model for 3 years I ordered a new 20v LE and I still have it, so next month I will have driven a Fiat coupe for 14 years.
No car I have ever driven (and I drive quite a few)puts a smile on my face like my coupe LE -it is just stunning in both looks and performance.
Book value is very low but value in my heart is, and always will be, truly immense.
A few small problems -battery drains when car isn't being used for a while, alarm needed attention and clock light... (read more)
Written on: 02/07/2009 by tomje (1 review written)
The Fiat Coupe 20v Turbo Limited Edition is a great car to own, great value for the performance both to buy and maintain, plenty of options for personalising, awesome style. (read more)
Written on: 27/05/2009 by steventipp (1 review written)
The Fiat Coupe 20v Turbo Limited Edition has great looks,great drive (read more)
Written on: 25/04/2009 by k6auk (1 review written)
i have owned the 20v non turbo v-good car now i have bought the 20v turbo awsome car!!!! mine has few mods induction kit,dump valve,360 turbo..0-60 5 seconds 165 m.p.h eat subaru impreza wrx,astra vxr etc.... very fast owned a year and a half and only had to replace anti roll bars.. so far lol good reliable car if looked after properly ay one who has to say any thing bad is making it up truley outstanding car as long as there maintained v-good value for money good proformance high insurance... (read more)
Written on: 25/04/2009 by k6auk (1 review written)
i have owned the 20v non turbo v-good car!! now i have the 20v turbo awsome machine!! 360 turbo on it had it a year and a half and i have only replaced anti roll bars.
0-60 in 5 seconds i do go through tyres but i drive this car every were how it should putting it through its pace's and still gives 100% satisfaction...
eats subaru impreza wrx and spits them out ,dusts astra vxr etc.. very good value for money awsomeeeeeee!!!!!!! (read more)
Written on: 01/04/2009
i have just bought a 98 20 valve turbo Fiat Coupe with 70000 miles, fsh, and 6 months warranty for £2500. The car i s awsome in acceleration it pulls like a train in every gear. Im only 23 so the insurance is ridiculously high so young potential buyers be aware. Apart from that would highly reccomend. A truly jaw dropping performance car. (read more)
Written on: 22/02/2009
The Fiat Coupe 20vt LE has the lot and in today's market at a ridculously low price! Good looks, performance and handling. Very few bad points and too minor to mention. (read more)
Written on: 02/11/2008 by coupe99 (1 review written)
This car is simply awesome. One learns to grow in love with it every day. If maintained properly its a fine example of an every day sports car.
Loads of stuff to keep you entertained. it probably has one of the best Club forums with thousands of oweners. loads of information to maintain, tune, shop and enjoy this ride.
Even though it nears 10 years it still overshadows 85% of sports cars on the road in performance and looks. A head turner. (read more)
Written on: 23/10/2008 by studiorat (2 reviews written)
The Fiat Coupe is a unique looking car with serious sports car acceleration and it will embarrass most cars easily.
The engines are very reliable but problems will arise if you neglect the oil checks and fail to keep to the service intervals as required in the service book.
The interior of the Coupe is well put together and it is a solid feeling car. Mines done over 100,000 now and it feels like its done 30,000, no squeaks, rattles or bangs.
If you like a hands on proper sports without all... (read more)
Written on: 21/10/2008 by studiorat (2 reviews written)
The Coupe whilst being visually totally unique is not deserved of the accolade of being the best, most dynamic, most reliable, fastest or prettiest car on the road. But when I drive mine it does something far more that few other modern cars are able to do. The Coupe makes me feel connected to it and I become a part of the driving experience. Simply put, I smile hugely EVERY time I drive it. So far that puts it well out on top when compared to 99% of the bland and sanitized cars out... (read more)
Written on: 23/09/2008
Looks "like" my favourite Maserati 3200 and much cheaper to buy it and keep it than Maserati. A lot lot of Coupe owners joined to Fiat Coupe Forum and easy to get tips & tricks for this car. Very potential for tuning & styling. Hundreads of tuning horses waiting for you. You get Sport car with real performance with very low price. The sound & feel when 20V Turbo accelerationg. Bella Italiana. They know how real sport car should sound & feel & look. (read more)
Written on: 01/09/2008 by ylad1999 (1 review written)
I think the Fiat Coupe is a rubbish car poor build quality boring engine full of flat spots and lag, looks awful don't be fooled by people saying Fiat own Ferrari it has no relevance they are cheap cars for less money. You could buy a Toyota MR2 turbo and have some style and class and 0-60 in 5.1 now that ' s a baby Ferrari! (read more)
Written on: 13/04/2008 by evren (1 review written)
In general a great car. I bought mine for 900 hence all belts needed changed and body work needed sorted. But the car has full history and with 127,000miles the engine drives and sounds like 60,000, been told by fiat mechanic. Front seems nose heavy as engine is heavy, which in turn make the rear feel too light. My old e36 coupe was better handling. Overall a superb sports car for the money! (read more)
Written on: 28/02/2008
Overall the Fiat Coupe is a real nice car to own if your looking for that something different, the red ones are very eye catching. (read more)
Written on: 16/01/2008
Shed load of car for the money. Very fast, love the inside and the dash. If a new cam belt has been recently fitted, buy it. (read more)
Written on: 12/01/2008 by opercap (1 review written)
Superb motor. Too much noise after some time. I think this car is one of a kind. Always surprising me ... (read more)
Written on: 08/01/2008
Get one if you can.Amazing to drive good on petrol and its so quick and there are cheap to buy one and what you get of the money is amazing. (read more)
Written on: 25/12/2007
My fiat coupe is running 280bhp. She's been tuned and is awesome to all buyers it is a car of dreams who needs the big brother ferrari or a porsche when u can get one of these bad boys. (read more)
Written on: 11/12/2007
Marvelous, no car better than the fiat coupe LE. Leaves Porsche boxters bitting the dust! Fantastic (read more)
Written on: 05/09/2007 by Alan Walker (1 review written)
A lot of style and performance for the money but not cheap to run. Find an independent specialist garage, avoid main dealers and join the UK Coupe forum. Once you've had one, nothing else comes close this side of a Maserati 3200. (read more)
Written on: 24/10/2006 by jetbox206 (1 review written)
I have had my front discs and pads replaced, after finding out that the guy who changed them didn't put any copper grease on them. I took my Fiat Coupe 20v Turbo Limited Edition back to the garage for this purpose. But they still make a hell of a squeaking noise.
Any Suggestions please? Because it's becoming very annoying.
Andrew (read more)
Written on: 19/09/2006 by johnvencato (2 reviews written)
The Fiat Coupe 20v Turbo Limited Edition is the quintessential working man's dream car, you will not find better. If you like BMW or Far East fast and furious machines, that's your problem. This is the ultimate, for pennies: class, chic, cosmopolitan and it does the business. Pull up along side any Porsche, they get the message, straight away. The ultimate combination statement of style and sense! (read more)
Written on: 17/09/2006 by pininprestatyn (1 review written)
I love this car! It's like owning a piece of exotica for beer money. The fiat coupe forums are probably the most helpful and friendly car sites I've ever known. The car has faults, but this makes me love her even more. Set to become a future classic. I've had a few problems, and the coop hasn't come cheap (14K in the last two years, but this is including tax, petrol, modifications and so on) but it's worth every penny. (read more)
Written on: 24/05/2006 by rubblegum (13 reviews written)
Fiat Coupe 20v Turbo Limited Edition. Best choice for stonking performance at budget prices. Older performance car, youngest now 6 years old and needs lots of tlc. Later models perhaps better with better interior, multiple airbags and minor body trims. There is also a non turbo model with 154Hp which is quick and cheaper to run / insure. Buy one entirely on condition rather than age. A proper pre- purchase inspection is vital, lots to go wrong and much potential for tears if a 'wrong un' is... (read more)
Written on: 08/03/2006 by John Olliver (1 review written)
Great fun and great to look at. Reliability a bit suspect and although I loved my 20V Fiat Coupe non-turbo from new, when I approached 60,000 miles bits did drop off and I lost faith in it. So bought a new Alfa GT V6. However, it was still one of my favourite cars in over 45 years, and I have had dozens. So don't be put off but tread carefully and best to avoid well thrashed Turbo vesions. (read more)
Written on: 08/11/2005 by krishna102 (1 review written)
When I got it I found out to my dismay that the Fiat Coupe 20v Turbo Limited Edition looked like it had already been in a car crash. The car is fast but I got bored driving it.
The interior had a combination of brown fabric and I rather walk from my home in Cornwall to work in London than drive another mile in it. (read more)
Written on: 10/07/2005 by jamiebond (1 review written)
I bought my Fiat Coupe 20v Turbo Limited Edition Sports Car, 97 P reg, about 3 years ago. Loved the styling and performance. After only a couple of weeks it started to go wrong. The air con wouldn't work and the electrics kept failing. It also had a trouble starting as the immobilizer would never work. Fiat dealerships have got to be the worst going! They didn't seem to know how to service or get the best out of their own car? They are also horrendously expensive. I know the coupe looks nice... (read more)
Written on: 12/05/2005 by Galactus (4 reviews written)
This is another tale of a basically great car, but an owenership experience which is spoiled by niggling, expensive minor faults.
The Fiat 20v Turbo Coupe Limited Edition (mine was number 0053) was a triumph of engineering and style for Fiat, the most expensive and fastest car they have every produced. Designed by BMW design boss Chris Bangle, and with a lovely retro Ferrari-style interior by Pininfarina, it's a very tempting package. The cabin is roomy - much better ergonomics than the... (read more)
Written on: 17/02/2005 by Tony MK (1 review written)
I think this Fiat Coupe 20v Turbo Limited Edition is one of the best cars I have had in terms of sports look, performance and reliability.
The only problem I have noticed with mine is that when I break at 60 to 70 miles an hour I feel vibrations on the steering wheel and sometimes on the car.
I have been to quite a few garages and had it checked out, but they can't find any problems. I have even had all the brakes changed these include new disks, new pads, even new tyres.
I know that... (read more)
Written on: 28/06/2004 by typeojayz (1 review written)
I just bought a 20V coupe (non-turbo) stock standard with only 70k km mileage ... how do i soup up this car even more? It's already quite fast but I think I can get faster ...Turbo is too much of a hassle.....pls help....... (read more)
Written on: 07/10/2003 by RYANH60 (1 review written)
My father bough a Fiat Coupe 20v Turbo Limited Edition about 7 months ago. is a beautifull blue coulour and has full leather interia. it has a 12 disc cd changer great stereo a fiat unit. this car has a bit of body styling on it it has a diferent front bumper, back bumper, side skirtsand a rear spoiler. my father cant stop driving it he loves it. where ever we go there are allways people looking only because its rare to see a coupe with the mods. ive seen a few coupe's and not many of them... (read more)
Written on: 28/08/2003 by Rob Nicholas (1 review written)
I bought my Fiat Coupe 20v Turbo Limited Edition a year ago and was immediately impressed with the performance and comments received from anyone I graced a lift to (and these were plenty when I first bought it).
Not so good is the fact that I needed to replace the front tyres after 10,000 miles of wear (they were Yokahoma's). Or that the headlights don't work too well as they have gone hazy from the sun (the coup and I live in the Middle East).
Tried to replace the lenses, but alas,... (read more)
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