Fiat has just released a limited edition of Punto called, Jet Black edition, exclusively for the UK markets. Priced at £12,000, the company is also offering the vehicle at £99 per month for a lease with 0%PCP.
Fiat India integrated marketing campaign Make the Move. Fiat hopes to secure a 1% market share in India for the year as proposed earlier but that plan could take a while longer depending on difficult economic constraints, and low buyer sentiment.
It was a proud moment for Fiat Brazil indeed when the company revealed earlier this week, that its 13 millionth car had just rolled off the production ramp. This highlight was in the form of a red Palio that emerged, amongst much fan fare, from the Fiat Brazil plant situated in Minas Gerais.
Basavanahalli was earlier Head of CIAPL and was earlier based at Chennai, India where he was responsible for Fiat and Chrysler’s APAC (Asia Pacific) Technical Center. He will now be in charge of Fiat and Chrysler operations in India
Fiat Auto, the Italian brand is the worst performing car manufacturer in India. Their sales for Feb 2013 stood at 203 units while their market share in the Indian auto industry during current financial year, stood at 0.3%.
1.3 Multijet is an award winning diesel engine from Fiat. The engine is manufactured at their plant in Bielsko-Biala, Poland and in Ranjangaon, India. The plant in Poland has revealed that their production has crossed the 5 million (50 lakhs) milestone.
Fiat India opens Pune Pandit Automotive dealership. The dealership will sell FIAT’s Linea and Punto models as also newer models which are expected to enter Indian auto market in the future.
Fiat India has already announced plans to launch their Jeep and Abarth models in India this year. As per their 2013 plans, Fiat was recently caught testing Punto Abarth Evo EsseEsse in India.
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