Fiat Marea 1996 Estate car / wagon

This generation of Fiat Marea has been produced from September, 1996 to February, 2003. We can provide information about 11 modifications of this generation. The car has been produced only with front wheel drive.

This Fiat is available with four petrol engines with displacement from 1.6 to 2.0 litres and power of from 103 to 154 horsepower un six diesel engines with displacement from 1.9 to 2.4 litres and power of from 75 to 136 horsepower.
The car is available with both manual (10 versions), as well as automatic (1 version) gearbox.

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Fiat Marea 1996 estate car average fuel consumption in combined cycle for petrol engine is from 8.4 to 10.6 litres per 100km, whereas for diesel engine - from 5.7 to 7.7 litres per 100km. The most fuel efficient Fiat Marea 1996 estate car petrol engine version is Fiat Marea Weekend 1.6 16V, consuming 8.4 litres per 100km. While the most fuel efficient Fiat Marea 1996 estate car diesel - Fiat Marea Weekend 1.9 JTD for 100 kilometers consumes 5.7 liters of diesel.
According to user reviews, Fiat Marea real-world fuel consumption is on average the same as the manufacturer's claimed fuel economy. For a more detailed actual fuel economy of each model, select a specific Fiat Marea modification.

Fiat Marea 1996 estate car CO2 emissions for petrol engine are from 201 to 253 grams per kilometer, whereas for diesel engine - from 152 to 182 grams per kilometer. From Fiat Marea with petrol engines the lowest CO2 emissions has Fiat Marea Weekend 1.6 16V which produces an average of 201 grams of CO2 per kilometer. In turn, from the Fiat Marea diesels least CO2 distributes Fiat Marea Weekend 1.9 JTD - 152 grams per km.

The best acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h - 9.3 seconds has Fiat Marea Weekend 2.0 20V version, conversely the tardiest one is Fiat Marea Weekend 1.9 Tds reaching this speed only in 15.4 seconds. The maximum top speed is 208 km/h for the 2.0 petrol 154 hp version (Fiat Marea Weekend 2.0 20V).

Lenght of Fiat Marea is 448 cm, it is decent size car. For comparison - Fiat Marea is about 3 cm longer than Ford Focus estate car / wagon, but 7 cm shorter than Audi A4 estate car / wagon. Fiat Marea gross weight is from 1200 to 1795 kg (depending on modification), which is about 13 percent lighter than the average for this age and class.

This Fiat is relatively cheap - it can be purchased (in Latvia) for around 900 €. According to user reviews, average Fiat Marea repair costs are 35 € per year. Users calculated Fiat Marea 1996 cost of ownership for this generation, got average 2900 € cost per year and 0.19 € cost per one kilometer. Fuel costs were estimated at around 59%, while repair and maintenance costs - around 27% from total. We have an excellent car cost calculator, calculate ownership costs of Fiat Marea for your situation and driving habits here! Below you will find more detailed information about Fiat Marea prices and costs.

In user reviews Fiat Marea received average grade 8.8 (from 10), which is good rating, on average cars of this age are rated only 7.6. 75% of reviewers would recommend this car to the friend.

Fiat Marea modifications

Modification Engine Power Consumption Gearbox
Fiat Marea 1996 Weekend 1.6 16V

Most fuel efficient petrol version

1.6 Petrol 103 HP 8.4 l/100km Manual (5)
Fiat Marea 1996 Weekend 1.6 16V

Only version with automatic transmission

1.6 Petrol 103 HP 10.6 l/100km Automatic (4)
Fiat Marea 1996 1.7 Weekend 1.8 16V Sep 1996 — Jan 2001 1.7 Petrol 113 HP 8.6 l/100km Manual (5)
Fiat Marea 1996 Weekend 1.9 Tds Sep 1996 — Jan 2001

Most fuel efficient diesel version by real consumption

1.9 Diesel 75 HP 6.5 l/100km Manual (5)
Fiat Marea 1996 Weekend 1.9 Tds Sep 1996 — Apr 1999 1.9 Diesel 101 HP 6.8 l/100km Manual (5)
Fiat Marea 1999 Weekend 1.9 JTD Apr 1999 — Jan 2001

Most fuel efficient diesel version

1.9 Diesel 105 HP 5.7 l/100km Manual (5)
Fiat Marea 2001 Weekend 1.9 JTD Jan 2001 — Feb 2003

Most fuel efficient diesel version

1.9 Diesel 110 HP 5.7 l/100km Manual (5)
Fiat Marea 1996 Weekend 2.0 20V Sep 1996 — Apr 1999

Most dynamic version - 100 km/h in 9.3 seconds

2.0 Petrol 147 HP 9.9 l/100km Manual (5)
Fiat Marea 1999 Weekend 2.0 20V Apr 1999 — Feb 2003

Most powerfull petrol version (154 HP)

2.0 Petrol 154 HP 9.9 l/100km Manual (5)
Fiat Marea 1996 Weekend 2.4 Tds Sep 1996 — Apr 1999 2.4 Diesel 124 HP 7.7 l/100km Manual (5)
Fiat Marea 1999 Weekend 2.4 JTD Apr 1999 — Jan 2001

Most powerfull diesel version (136 HP)

2.4 Diesel 136 HP 6.8 l/100km Manual (5)

Fiat Marea prices

Fiat Marea 1996 - 2003 estate car price in Latvia is from 200 € to 1500 €.
Comparing to analogical vehicles Fiat Marea price is below average - Fiat Marea is approximately for 24 percents cheaper then average estate cars of this age (compare estate cars 1996 - 2003 prices). The reason of Fiat Marea low price could be its poor quality (see below) so we recommend particularly examine the car before purchase and do not choose it only by price.

YearLowestAverageHighestAvailability
Fiat Marea 2002 price 1300 € 1400 € 1500 €
Fiat Marea 2000 price 500 € 1100 € 1500 €
Fiat Marea 1999 price 1200 € 1200 € 1200 €
Fiat Marea 1998 price 200 € 500 € 800 €
Fiat Marea 1997 price 200 € 400 € 800 €

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Fiat Marea reliability and quality

According to yearly reports of vehicle inspection service Fiat Marea reliability is very low. In the roadworthiness tests in 2006 defects were detected in an average of 20 percent of Fiat Marea of this generation (on average 7 years old at the time of inspection). The average failure rate for a vehicles of the same age was 14.4%.

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Fiat Marea 1996 estate car features (options)

Percentage of Fiat Marea with corresponding feature (option)

Roof bars (railings)
67%
Adjustable steering wheel
67%
Conditioning
56%
Metallic paint
47%
Leather upholstery
19%
Heated seats
19%
Climate control
17%

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Fiat Marea reviews

Total 4 Fiat Marea owner reviews

Fiat Marea 1998 Estate car/wagon Diesel 2 litres, Manual gearbox
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Purchase year:2016 age of car 18 years)Owned for10`000 kilometers (0 years)
Average fuel consumption:6.5 litres per 100km (50% urban driving)
Total car rating:
10
 
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