M hile in India was presented a few months ago a facelift half-life which was called Punto Evo in Brazil modifications are related more than anything with the available equipment. This week debuted in Brazil Punto MY2016 without aesthetic and mechanical changes, but with some developments in equipment .
The same was extended to Linea sedan, which like the hatchback obtained a new multimedia computer using the Uconnect FCA system group that combines the functions of entertainment, communication and navigation, together with a high level of connectivity and ease of use.
The system is available for the full range of Punto and Linea, but comes standard on the more equipped versions. According to indicating the manufacturer, the new equipment is more intuitive, improves connectivity and allows improved integration of the mobile phone with the car . Orders can be at the controls on the multifunction or verbal, while everything is displayed on the LCD wheel.
Its functions can play music by streaming , has Bluetooth, USB and auxiliary input, reading and sending SMS via pre-recorded messages and voice commands to perform calls, among others.
Also optional is offered the Uconnect Touch NAV , a navigation system that uses software provided by Tom Tom . Among the highlights navigation features guide route planning, controls verbal commands administration attractions, map updating via USB and the ability to display maps in 2D or 3D.
Another piece of equipment is the backup camera, which uses LCD UConnect system to work in conjunction with rear parking sensor, emitting audible to assist the driver in maneuvering warnings.
The 2016 Fiat Punto money above new alloy wheels for versions Attractive, Essence and Blackmotion and brings standard rear spoiler, painted in the same color as the body in Attractive and Essence versions.