Fiat has unveiled its 2012 Fiat Punto hatchback at the Frankfurt show. The 2012 Fiat Punto is the new version of Fiat Punto Evo hatchback. The new car has undergone both major and minor surgeries and comes with a new look new 15” alloy wheels. The price of the car will be announced very soon.
The 2012 Fiat Punto hatchback is powered by a 900 cc gasoline engine to generate a max power of 85 hp at 5500 rpm and 145 Nm of torque at 2000 rpm. The engine has a 6-speed gearbox for a smoother transmission and emits only 98 grams of CO2 per kilometer. The engine is designed by Fiat Powertrain with excellent fuel efficiency and performance.
The new 2012 Fiat Punto car offers two driving modes – normal (with full engine performance) and eco (enables the engine to emit less CO2). It also features new bumpers, restyled wheels and three new body colors – Ruby Red, Graphite Grey and Turquoise. Inside the cabin, it has a redesigned dashboard, new seats and 3 different trim levels (Pop, Easy and Lounge). The new hatchback will be available with the stop/start technology that has a gear shift indicator.
Fiat had released 3 cars in India – Fiat Punto hatchback, Fiat Linea sedan and Fiat 500 premier hatchback.