Fiat Punto Abarth might be launched in India at Rs 9 lakhs
Fiat India has already confirmed that they will be launching Jeep and Abarth in India this year. It is now revealed that the Italian marquee, is also planning to launch locally produced Punto Abarth.
Pricing is expected to be around Rs.9 lakhs, making it India’s first performance car at an affordable price. A stiffer chassis and upgraded suspension will go a long way in offering better handling while thicker anti roll bars and bigger brakes with all round discs will contribute to better drive.
Punto Abarth will be offered as a four door hatchback and will be on display at special Abarth Studios as part of the Fiat showroom itself thought the company is also contemplating separate Abarth showrooms altogether. Indian can now afford more luxurious vehicles and hence the industry is set to bring in more high performance luxury vehicles. A diesel powered Abarth is what is most eagerly awaited which will definitely seem more attractive to Indian buyers.
Source: AutoCar India