Fiat India introduced the Abarth brand in the country with the launch of their 595 Competizione. Several other Fiat models would also be getting the Abarth treatment in due course of time.
Abarth Punto Evo will be launched by October, 2015 in Indian market, however, pre-booking has commenced. The performance based hatchback was showcased during the launch of 595 Competizione.
Here is the technical specifications of Abarth Punto Evo:
- Engine: 1.4-litre T-Jet petrol
- Horsepower: 145
- Torque: 200Nm
- Gearbox: 5-speed manual transmission
On the safety front Abarth Punto Evo will provide ABS and dual front airbags as standard. The disc brakes will also be upgraded to provide quick stopping from the additional power.
Notable difference will be the Abarth logo, stickers and decals across the side. It will also ride on special Abarth alloy wheels, which look menacing while standing still and exterior will also get exclusive paint schemes.
In terms of pricing Abarth Punto Evo will be priced approximately at INR 9,50,000 ex-showroom. Stay tuned for more updates as and when it is available to us.