Fiat India launches a limited edition Punto Sportivo and prices start at Rs. 7.10 lakh ex-showroom (Delhi). This limited edition model will be available in a standard option and limited numbers.
The limited edition Punto is based on Fiat's 1.3-litre Multi-Jet diesel engine. The engine is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission and is tuned to produce 75bhp and 197Nm of peak torque. Punto Sportivo will deliver a fuel economy of 21.2 km/l, which is approved by ARAI.
Punto Sportivo features an exclusive dual-tone paint job. The entire body gets red paint while the roof is painted white. Fiat India has also applied a few decals signifying the hatchbacks limited edition status. The limited edition is a sporty avatar of the standard Punto hatchback.
The exterior also gets a sporty new rear spoiler, reverse parking sensors, new 15-inch alloy wheels, and chrome embellishment over ORVM's. Interior of the Punto Sportivo receives an all-new 6.5-inch touchscreen infotainment system, new seat covers, special carpet mats with Fiat branding, and a special flat door sill.
Kevin Flynn, President and M.D., Fiat Chrysler India, expressed, Punto Sportivo is targeted at auto enthusiasts looking for a sporty vehicle. The features provided on the limited edition model makes the hatchback standout from its competition.
Previously, Fiat India launched the Abarth powered Punto and Avventura models in India. These are the very first Abarth products to be manufactured locally. The Abarth Punto is priced at Rs. 9.95 lakh and the Abarth Avventura costs Rs. 10.01 lakh ex-showroom (Delhi).
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