With only three products in its Indian portfolio, Fiat seems to be relying on variant extensions to stay in contention. Focus will be to remain as an enthusiast’s brand.
Fiat Punto Evo hatchback and Avventura Crossover are said to receive 113 bhp 1.4 T-Jet turbo petrol engine by mid-2015.
Scoop: Fiat India to launch Abarth Punto and Abarth Avventura in Q3 2015 at a starting price of approx Rs 9 lakhs
Abarth Punto and Abarth Avventura will be powerful variants of Punto hatchback and Avventura crossover.
Maruti Suzuki Swift facelift is launched and we see slight change in technical specifications and prices have gone a bit north. Here is on paper technical specification comparison of Swift vs Hyundai Elite i20, Volkswagen Polo and Fiat Punto EVO.
Fiat Group Automobiles India Private Limited (FGAIPL) has delivered its biggest bulk order for Punto Evo. The order for 455 cars came from diamond merchant Savjibhai in Surat, Gujarat. It’s surely a glorious Diwali with blessing galore that sees employees walk away with a car as bonus.
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.