Fiat India started the New Year with a bang as they launched their all new Punto hatchback earlier today in New Delhi for a base price of Rs 4.81 lacs (ex-showroom, New Delhi). 2012 Fiat Grande Punto is now available across all Fiat dealerships in India. New Fiat Punto, just like its predecessor, is available in both petrol and diesel engine options.
For the petrol lovers, 2012 Fiat Punto offers 1.2L and 1.4L engine options. Both these engines are built with revolutionary and advanced F.I.R.E technology from Fiat Auto. The 1.2L FIRE generates a maximum output of 68 PS and maximum torque of 96 Nm while the 1.4L FIRE engine generates 90PS power and 115 Nm torque. Security features of the new Punto hatchback include ABS with EBD, fire prevention system, dual stage front airbags, seat belts for all passengers, remote keyless entry, digital door open indicator, and anti theft immobilizer.
2012 Punto is available in three trim variants, Active – entry level variant, Dynamic – mid level variant and Emotion – top-end variant. Punto Active petrol is priced at Rs 4.81 lacs, Punto Dynamic petrol is priced at Rs 5.04 lacs and Punto Emotion petrol is priced at Rs 6.54 lacs. Price of diesel variants of 2012 Punto is as follows – Active Punto diesel at Rs 5.48 lacs, Dynamic Punto diesel at Rs 6.11 lacs and Emotion Punto diesel for Rs 6.71 lacs.
Grande Punto 1.2L petrol gives a mileage of 15.2 kmpl, Grande Punto 1.4L petrol gives a mileage of 14.6 kmpl while Grande Punto Multijet 1.3L diesel gives a mileage of 20.3 kmpl. Dimensions of the new 2012 Punto are 3987 X 1687 X 1495 (L X W X H) mm, turning radius of 5 mts, boot capacity of 280 lts, ground clearance 195 mm for 1.2L FIRE petrol and 185 mm for other variants.
All prices above are ex-showroom, New Delhi. Along with 2012 Punto, Fiat India also launched 2012 Linea sedan. Click here to get price and technical specifications of 2012 Linea.