The Abarth Punto prepares to land in India, in front that is unique to that market. It will be the second model of the Scorpion, after being released on 595 Competizione
H ace a few months, the Fiat Punto which is produced in India had a visual update which mainly affected the front. While it was thought that restyling who called Punto Evo could reach the rest of the international markets, Fiat finally decided to leave for India only.
Front Abarth specifically for the Indian Point.
This week Abarth officially debuted in that market. There they will offer the 595 Competizione, but will also have a second model, as the Punto Abarth is almost ready to land at dealerships of the brand. In a presentation to the press they spread the official specifications , in addition to showing the first pictures.
In foreign aesthetic it has no major differences from the conventional point. Of course badges Fiat have disappeared, but also won the decorative to the sides of the body adhesives, a front grill of specific design with some red accents, like the carcasses of mirrors , painted in the same color.
The same detail is repeated in the rear bumper and rear spoiler. Also they specify the alloy wheels 16 inches with 195/55/16 tires in action.
Inside Abarh emblems highlights and red stitching to decorate the seats and steering wheel, lie the pedals are aluminum.
Mechanically the Abarth Indian Point uses the same T-Jet engine of 1.4 liters riding the line, but with a special preparation that allowed a yield of 140 horsepower and 200 Nm of torque. Brakes are four-wheel drive, while the siuspensiones were reduced by 20 millimeters , while gained a stiffer setting.
first Fiat Chrysler Automobiles launch the Abarth 500, while the Abarth Punto will shortly thereafter. It will be the first hatchback sports characteristics of that market.