With Onam, Dusshera, Navratri and Diwali festivals just around the corner, automakers are embarking on massive advertisement campaigns to lure buyers back into showrooms. Each automaker is ensuring that timing is right for new launches and facelifts and will be reportedly spending anything between INR 400-450 crores on advertising.
Fiat Avventura CUV â€“ Contemporary Urban Vehicle, is set for a launch in India in the coming weeks. The new Avventura was recently spotted on test with a 90 hp badge, confirming a 1.3l 90 hp variant on offer.
Whole country should be excited to know that petrol price will be reduced by Rs. 1.89 – Rs. 2.38 on midnight of August 14 – 15. In addition to what seems to be an Independence day offer, car buyers have another reason to be delighted, as discounts on new purchases are as high as Rs. 1.20 lakhs.
Fiat Punto Evo unveiled by Fiat Group Automobiles India Pvt. Ltd in Jaipur draws attention to the carâ€™s first in segment features, excellent ground clearance and design and engineering which fits the cars for use on Indian roads. The Punto Evo marks its entry into the premium hatchback segment is available at a price of INR 4.55 lakhs (ex sh Pune), INR 40,000 less than its predecessor.
Much awaited Hyundai Elite i20 is launched today; here is on paper technical specification comparison with its segment rivals, Maruti Swift, Fiat Punto EVO and Volkswagen Polo facelift.
Sluggish growth and high import duties notwithstanding as far as super-expensive cars is concerned, Fiat India has already confirmed the launch of two new brands in the span of next 12 months – Abarth and Jeep. Now, a new report suggest that the Italian car maker is also planning to launch Maserati in India.
Fiat Group Automobiles India, a subsidiary of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, has announced launch of the Jeep SUV brand in India in 2015. Earlier expected to launch in 2013, plans were deferred to 2014, following which the company has confirmed launch in 2015 stating that official announcements will be made shortly.
At the start of this year, Fiat India promised aÂ total of four new cars. First came in the form of Linea facelift, second was Punto facelift. With successful launch of Fiat Punto Evo yesterday, Fiat India now looks forward to the next two car launches for this year. First will be Avventura CUV in the next 60 days, while the second will be in the form of Abarth 500.