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 Group Automobiles India has launched a new campaign that goes by “Hello Life” to create an aura of happiness and positive ions around the brand in the country. Fiat discussed its plan of product launches in 2014 and new strategy and schemes to connect better with its customers.
FIAT Group Automobiles India Pvt. Ltd (FGAIPL) has undertaken a massive after sales initiative across India. FGAIPL will set up free summer check up camps at its exclusive dealerships across India that will start on 18th April 2014 and end on 20th April covering all the states. This move is in continuation with FIAT’s strategy to reach out to a wide base of FIAT customers located across India and reiterate its commitment to the Indian market.
Fiat India rolled out its 300,000th car from its state-of-the-art Ranjangaon plant in Pune. Fiat India Automobiles Ltd (FIAL), a JV between Fiat S.p.A and Tata Motors also produces and supplies petrol and diesel engines Maruti Suzuki and TATA Motors in India.
Mumbai, March 20th, 2014: FIAT Group Automobiles India Pvt. Ltd inaugurated its independent and an exclusive dealership at South Mumbai today. Esskay Motors showroom is located at Motilal Oswal Tower, Junction of Gokhale and Sayani Road, Prabhadevi, Mumbai – 25. The showroom facility comprises of 8,500 sq ft of space to display 3 cars and a 18,000 sq ft state of the art workshop to ensure commitment to serve the customers beyond expectations.
Fiat is making noticeable strides in India, and is now looking to launch 3 more cars by end of the year. They began 2014 by showcasing a new contemporary urban vehicle Avventura at Delhi Auto Expo and will launch the new CUV sometime in 2014.
Fiat India showcased Abarth 500 at the Delhi Auto Expo last month, and has already announced a launch sometime in 2014. In another discussion today, Mr. Nagesh Basavanhalli, President and Managing Director, FIAT Chrysler Automobiles India Operations, said the company looks forward to localising an Abarth here in Ranjangaon in 2015. There is no clarity on which model will be localised as developments are ongoing.
New Fiat Linea has a bot capacity of 500 litres, and fuel tank of 45 litres. Both 1.4l T-Jet petrol and 1.3l advanced multijet diesel new Fiat Line dimensions stand at 4596 mm length, 1730 mm width, and 2603 mm wheelbase. The diesel multijet Linea height stands at 1494 mm while the T-Jet petrol stands at 1487 mm. Both cars use a DOHC camshaft.