20 February 2012

Lancia Flavia

Lancia presents Flavia Cabrio

20 February 2012 - Star of the Lancia stand at the Geneva Motor Show is the final version of the new Flavia Cabrio that can be ordered from March in the main European markets. In keeping with the stylistic features of the Lancia brand, the car interprets the Chrysler 200 model being launched on the European market. It is equipped with the 175 HP 2.4 litre engine and 6-speed automatic transmission. The public visiting the Geneva Motor Show will be able to admire two models: one distinguished by a sophisticated Bright White body with interiors in two-tone black/white fine leather and the other characterised by an exterior Mineral Grey paint with black leather interiors.

In terms of length (4.9 metres), height (1.4 m) and width (1.8 m), the new Lancia is at the top of segment D, offering the ultimate in interior room. According to Lancia it can accommodate up to four adults.


The new Flavia Cabrio boasts an entirely respectable luggage compartment thanks to the technological solutions adopted for closing the soft top: 377 and 198 litres, respectively, when the soft top is closed and open.

The body colours available are Deep Cherry, Bright White, Silver, Black, Mineral Grey and Blackberry. These colours can be combined with two interior shades – black and the two-tone black and white – and two soft top shades, black and beige.

The Lancia Flavia Cabrio is offered in a single version that is 'all inclusive'. As the name itself intimates, it offers a wealth of standard equipment, from leather upholstery, electronic stability control (ESC) and electronic traction control, latest-generation ABS and numerous airbags (front multi-stage, side and window bags) to the ISOFIX mountings for transporting children in complete safety, the Uconnect multimedia system complete with satellite navigation system, Bluetooth and the 'Boston Acoustics Sound System' that include 6 speakers plus 40GB hard disk (about 6,700 music tracks).


In addition to the features described above there is standard: dusk sensor, radio controls on the steering wheel, automatic climate control, tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS), soft top that can be operated with remote control, Keyless Entry, heated and electrically adjustable seats, heated and electrically operated door mirrors, electrochromic rear view mirror, and anti-whiplash head restraints.

The new Flavia Cabrio is equipped with a 2.4 litre petrol engine combined with a 6-speed automatic transmission that delivers a maximum power of 175 HP at 6000 rpm and a maximum torque of 225 nm at 4400 rpm.