Life Automobile Pvt. Ltd, the authorised distributor of Fiat cars in Nepal has launched the all new Punto Evo in Nepal. The Punto Evo has sporty look and includes advanced gizmos. It has the highest ground clearance in the segment too. The petrol variant has ground clearance of 195mm and the diesel variant gets clearance of 185mm. There are two engine options, the 1.2L F.I.R.E. petrol engine and 1.3L MultiJet diesel engine.Fiat Punto Evo will be available in four variants in Nepal : the Punto Evo Active, Punto Evo Dynamic, Punto Evo Emotion and Punto Evo Sport 93 PS.
The car features “Follow-Me-Headlamps”, best in class 16- inch alloy wheels, reindeer headlamps, turn indicators on ORVMs and smart-key window, among others. The car gets Rear A/C vents too. The top of the line variant gets infotainment system which includes bluetooth telephony, Dual Air Bag and automatic climate control. Available in both petrol and diesel variants, the company claims the diesel variant offers a mileage of 21.2kmpl, while its petrol offers 15.8kmpl. The car has boot capacity of 280litres and fual tank capacity of 45L.
There are 4 color options to choose from. The facelifted Punto has aggressive looks in the front but from the back, the hot hatch doesn’t look that appealing. Chrome details are added in the door handles, around fog-lamps and the front grill which adds sense of style in the car. The interior of the car is good but nothing spectacular. In the front, there is a Curvilinear dashboard (as Fiat calls it) and below the dash, the controls for automatic climate control can be found. As usual, USB and AUX inputs are available too which also includes iPod Connectivity.