The FIAT 600e, the newest electric SUV from Stellantis, was introduced with a starting price of under $40,000 and a range of up to 248 miles (400 km).

In the lucrative crossover sector, the new small electric SUV is expected to face off against the incoming Volvo EX30.

The modern 600e is the forerunner of the 1950s family-friendly Fiat 600.

With a length of 4.23 metres, the electric 600 will compete with the incoming Volvo EX30 in the expanding small SUV sector.

According to Fiat, the new 600e is perfect for both inside and outdoor activities.

The 156 horsepower (115 kW) electric motor allows for a nine-second acceleration from 0 to 62 mph (100 km/h).

The 600e has a range of up to 248 miles (600 km) according to the WLTP and more than 372 miles (600 km) when used exclusively in cities.

The new five-door Fiat small electric SUV has "ample interior storage space" and space for five people. 4.17 metres in length,