Fiat India has pulled of a surprise by slashing the prices of its Punto Evo range by a massive INR 47,365. In times where there has been an industry wide hike in prices, the price decrease from Fiat comes as a breath of fresh air and makes the Punto Evo a pretty tempting proposition in the segment. The Punto Evo has always been a pretty good car in terms of its comfort and features while being among the segments best handling cars as well. The car is available is three trims known as Active, Dynamic and Emotion and is offered in both diesel and petrol engine options.
Those who are looking for petrol option, will have the choice of only the Dynamic trim level while the Diesel variant is available in all three trims. The Petrol engine on the Punto Evo is a 1.2-liter FIRE four-cylinder petrol engine that makes 68Ps@6000rpm and a peak torque of 96Nm@2500rpm. The Petrol variant has seen a price cut of INR 40,568. The Diesel powered Punto Evo is powered by a 1.3 Multijet four-cylinder diesel engine that makes 93Ps@4000rpm and 209Nm@2000rpm of peak torque. The Active trim on the diesel Punto EVO has seen a price cut of INR 41,117 and the Dynamic trim pricing has been lowered by INR 47,365. The top of the line feature rich Emotion trim on the diesel Punto has also seen lowering of its price tag by INR 37,263.
On the features front, the Punto Evo gets 15-inch diamond cut alloy wheels, chrome detailing on the number plate, automatic climate control, rear HVAC vents, electrically adjustable exterior mirrors, leather wrapped steering wheel and gearshift knob. You will also get remote keyless entry, 5.0-inch Smart tech AVN infotainment system with navigation, two-stage dual-front airbags and ABS with EBD.
The new prices for the Punto Evo variants are as follows:
Punto Dynamic petrol – INR 5,45,000
Punto Active diesel – INR 6,40,000
Punto Dynamic diesel – INR 7,00,000
Punto Emotion diesel – INR 7,55,000