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Fiat Punto Evo Specs, Mileage, Photos: Launch soon

Fiat Punto Evo (0)

Fiat India will soon their new Punto facelift, called Punto Evo. Today, Rush Lane is in Mumbai to attend the pre-launch test drive of the same. We bring you first hand information of official techspecs and mileage claimed by new Punto Evo, along with photo gallery.

Fiat Punto Evo (0)2014 Fiat Punto Evo is being presented in seven shades, namely – Glitterati Gold, Magnesio Grey (the one in the top image), Exotica Red, Minimal Grey, Hip Hop Black, Vocal White, and Tuscan White.. It will come in a choice of four trims of Active, Dynamic, Emotion and Sport (only diesel). To compete with Maruti Swift, Hyundai i20 and Volkswagen Polo, the 2014 Punto Evo will be offered in both petrol and diesel engine options.

Fiat Punto Evo (43)As seen on the earlier Punto counterpart, Punto Evo will be powered by 1.2 and 1.4 liter petrol engines offering 68 PS and 90 PS respectively and a 1.3 liter MultiJet diesel engine offered in 75 PS (Active, Emotion, Dynamic) and 93 PS tunes (only Evo Sport). All engines will be mated to five speed manual transmission. Mileage claimed by top end diesel variant (Punto Evo Sport) is 20.5 kmpl. Mileage of 1.2l petrol Punto Evo is 15.8 kmpl, 1.4l Punto Evo is 14.4 kmpl, and that of 1.3l diesel Punto Evo 75 PS is 21.2 kmpl.

Fiat Punto Evo (10)Speaking about performance, top speed of 1.2l petrol Punto Evo variant is 135 kmph, whereas that of others is at 165 kmph. 0-100 kmph is achieved by 1.2l Punto Evo petrol in 18.81 seconds, by 1.4l Punto Evo petrol in 15.99 seconds, 1.3l Punto Evo Diesel 75 PS variant in 16.39 seconds and by Punto Evo Sport in 14.33 seconds.

Fiat Punto Evo (6)Seen test on a number of occasions earlier, Punto Evo Active variant will receive body coloured bumpers and turn indicators on ORVMs. It will also be seen sitting on 14” wheels with 165/80 rubbers as will be seen automatic door locking system and central locking along with power steering, air conditioning and tilt steering.

Fiat Punto Evo (26)Punto Evo Dynamic will receive Anti Lock Braking System and Electronic Brakeforce Distribution along with adjustable seat height and seat belts. Infotainment on board the Dynamic variant will include an audio system with USB and AUX connectivity.

Fiat Punto Evo (25)The Emotion trim will have some additional safety features to include two airbags for both driver and passenger. Climate controls, rear AC vents, rear defogger and rear window wipers and washer will also be seen while the Emotion variant sits on 15” wheels with 195/55 tubeless tyres. Features will include Bluetooth connectivity and steering mounted controls. For the Evo Sport variant, the alloys are 16″ and tyre size is 195/55/R16.

Fiat Punto Evo (41)More details will be revealed in due course even as the 2014 Punto Evo gears up for launch sometime in early August at an expected price from INR 5-8 lakhs.

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Sagar Patel

Sagar Patel

A first drive in a manual rickety old van was enough to pave the road forward for Editor in Chief, Sagar Patel. When not driving or riding, his dexterity shifts gear to voice passion through words via reviews, and news, all the while, closely monitoring updates from the auto industry.

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  • Jishnu Naparajito Sur

    If i’m not wrong, the alloys on the sports are 16″ and tyre size is 195/55/R16.

    • sagar112

      according to previously leaked document yes. but the spec sheet revealed today by Fiat India, did not mention of 16 inch alloys

      • Jishnu Naparajito Sur

        Hello Sagar, I checked it myself. (Sport variant)

        • sagar112

          Hi Jishnu, thank you for providing the info, article is now updated! :)

  • Chetan Mohanty

    Are automatic headlights and rain sensing wipers present on the Evo?Confusing reports spread over internet.Can you clarify?

    • sagar112

      Dear Chetan, both are not on offer.