FCA (Fiat Chrysler Automobiles) India has launched the Fiat Punto EVO Pure at Rs 4.92 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The EVO Pure replaces the Punto Pure to become the least expensive entry-level product in the company’s India portfolio. The launched model is basically a bare-basic version of the present Punto EVO. For the uninitiated, Fiat applied a similar strategy to its previous-generation Punto as well by tagging the older version. As the Punto Pure to clear the piling stocks. However, the story this time isn’t known yet.
The Fiat Punto EVO Pure Price
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has added a new model to its Punto lineup in India. Called the Fiat Punto EVO Pure, this new model is made available only with the petrol engine at Rs 4.92 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). Fiat is offering 3 year warranty with service intervals of 15000km on the new Punto EVO Pure.
The Punto EVO Pure continues to get the same stylish body with Fiat’s reindeer headlamps. Muscular frame and impressive driving dynamics. The EVO always offered an excellent ground clearance of 195mm. That helps it nudge bumps, potholes and uneven Indian speed breakers with ease.
At the heart of the Fiat Punto Evo Pure is a 1.2-litre FIRE petrol engine paired to the conventional 5-speed manual gearbox. This motor is capable of pushing out a maximum power of 67bhp at 6000rpm and a peak torque of 96Nm at 2500rpm. For achieving better drivability and performance, Fiat has tuned suspension system of the car. The hydraulic power further aids to its handling.
New Fiat Punto EVO Pure Highlights
Despite being one of the oldest carmakers in the country, Fiat hasn’t been able to get the things going for it, as more and more ‘new’ carmakers such as Hyundai have broadened their wings in the Indian market to an extent, almost above the reach of the Italian major.
The Fiat Punto EVO Pure comes in a choice of six colour schemes – Hip Hop Black, Bronzo Tan, Exotica Red, Magnesio Grey, Bossanova White and Minimal Grey. Cabin looks sporty with black interior theme and fabric seat covers.