Fiat Chrysler is working towards making India a global manufacturing hub for a new Jeep SUV. Rush Lane has learnt that the company aims to manufacture 60,000 units of this new C-segment Jeep SUV in India by 2017.
Making its global debut, Fiat Avventura was launched today. To compete with Ford EcoSport, VW Cross Polo and Toyota Etios Cross, Fiat Avventura price ranges from Rs 5.99 lakhs to Rs 8.19 lakhs.
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.
Fiat Group Automobiles India Pvt. Ltd (FGAIPL) set up Winter Checkup Camps at its dealerships across India through 17-19th October, a continuation of Fiat’s strategy to reach out to its customers here.
Fiat has initiated a large scale after sales initiative across India. FGAIPL will set up free national checkup camps at dealerships between 26-28 September, a move in continuation with Fiat’s strategy to reach a wide base of customers across India.
Fiat Avventura is expected to be launched in September this year. Projected as a Contemporary Urban Vehicle, the new Avventura made its debut as a concept at the 2014 Delhi Auto Expo. Based on the Punto Evo platform, Avventura will only be offered in a 90 hp diesel and petrol variants.
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.
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.
Fiat India unveiled Avventura at 2014 Auto Expo in February. Thereafter, the compact crossover has been spotted testing on multiple occasions in India. Today, at the launch of Punto Evo in Delhi, it was announced Fiat Avventura will be launched here in two months time.
With the premium hatchback segment geared for new offerings in the form of Maruti Swift facelift, New VW Polo and Hyundai Elite i20, Fiat too will have an offering in the form of new Punto Evo which will be launched today in Delhi.