Fiat launches upgraded Punto

Greater Noida, Feb 4 (IANS) Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) India launched the Fiat Punto Pure, based on the Grande Punto, at the 2016 Auto Expo here on Thursday.

The hatchback is a 5-door hatchback which will be available in two variants. One will be powered with a 1.3 litre advanced multi-jet diesel engine producing 76 PS of max power and the other will be a 1.2L petrol engine producing 68 PS of max power.

The maximum torque generated is 197 Nm at 1750 RPM and 96 Nm at 2500 rpm mated through a five-speed manual transmission.

The Italian firm also showcased the all new Linea 125s which holds a 1.4 L four-cylinder T-Jet engine, generating an impressive 125 horsepower.

Additionally, the company also presented the Avventura Urban Cross which has 1.4 L T-Jet petrol engines, generating 140 BHP.

“FCA is extremely thrilled to bring the Punto Pure which sticks to its core values of providing superior driving experience and robust build quality along with offering low cost of ownership,” FCA India President Kevin Flynn said.

“We are also delighted to present the Linea 125s which packs a high-performance engine under its hood and promises to be a fun-to-drive car assuring impeccable ride and handling.”

The Linea 125s and the Avventura Urban Cross will be launched later this year.

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