Fiat

  • Porsche top brand in new car quality survey, Fiat worst 19-06-2014 04:38 PM

    Detroit: The race to fill vehicles with the latest technology is hurting quality. Buyers reported more problems in their new cars and trucks this year than last year, according to rankings released Wednesday by the consulting firm JD Power. It was the second straight increase since 2012, when the average...
  • EU investigates tax rulings on Apple, Starbucks, Fiat 12-06-2014 09:15 AM

    London: The European Commission raised pressure on Ireland, the Netherlands and Luxembourg over their corporate tax practices, saying it was investigating deals the countries have cut with Apple, Starbucks and Fiat. The EU is looking at whether the countries' tax treatment of multinationals, which help to attract investment and jobs...
  • Fiat Chrysler to launch Jeep brand, 11 other models in India 08-05-2014 09:43 AM

    Washington: Italian-American auto major Fiat Chrysler plans to launch 12 models in India in the next five years and will start producing models from the Jeep brand in the country by 2015. The Abarth brand will make its debut in India this year, followed by Jeep brands next year, with...
  • Fiat to launch four new cars in India this year 07-04-2014 03:29 PM

    Kochi: Buoyed by the response to its cars, Fiat Group Automobiles India Private Ltd (FGAIPL), the fully owned subsidiary of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, will be introducing four new models by December this year, a top official today said. "Fiat has an exciting line up of products for this year. We...
  • 2014 Fiat Linea facelift launched in India at Rs 6.99 lakh 04-03-2014 03:32 PM

    Fiat India which showcased the facelifted Linea at the Auto Expo has now launched the car at Rs 6.99 lakh ex-Delhi. Both the Linea T-Jet and Multijet come in three trim levels - Active, Dynamic and the top end Emotion. Base Linea T-Jet gets ABS while ABS and two airbags...
  • Fiat to launch the upgraded Linea in India by the first week of March 16-02-2014 11:41 AM

    Fiat showcased the facelifted Linea at the Auto Expo 2014. While no launch dates have been announced yet, a reliable source says that the launch could happen in the first week of March. The Linea facelift gets new fog lamps, new bumpers and a revised grille with chrome on it....
  • Fiat to assemble Abarth 500 in India; compete with Mini, Beetle 09-02-2014 11:31 AM

    Greater Noida: Italian automaker Fiat, which plans to launch its super premium hatchback Abarth 500 this year in India, is looking to locally assemble the car at its manufacturing plant at Ranjangaon. The 160 HP super hatchback will slog it out with the likes of Volkswagen's Beetle and BMWs Mini...
  • Fiat Linea Classic launched in India at Rs 5.99 lakh 25-09-2013 06:12 PM

    New Delhi: Targeting the festive season, Fiat Group Automobiles India Private Limited (FGAIPL) today forayed into the entry level sedan segment by launching classic version of its Linea sedan, priced at Rs 5.99 lakh (ex-showroom New Delhi). 'Linea Classic' will be available with two engine options of 1.4 litre (Fire)...
  • Watch: Pope Francis goes around Rio De Janeiro in a Fiat 08-08-2013 01:48 PM

    Pope Francis has been breaking new barriers with his progressive thoughts, but in Brazil he has also created a new trend. He was being driven around Rio De Janeiro in a simple silver Fiat hatchback. ...
  • Fiat introduces 7-seater 500L Living 21-06-2013 04:57 PM

    Mumbai: Fiat's oversized hatchback 500L has just grown bigger. The 5-seater 500L has been stretched to give us the 7-seater 500L Living. The 500L Living has had its length extended by about eight inches to house the two extra seats, while width and height stay about the same. Details about...
  • 2013 Fiat Linea T-jet launched at Rs 7.6 lakh onwards 11-06-2013 03:43 PM

    Fiat has launched its 2013 Linea T-jet in India, the first and only turbo-petrol sedan in its segment. The car remains essentially the same in terms of drivetrain, with the same 1.4 litre turbo petrol that makes 114PS at 5000 rpm and 207nm at 2200 rpm. Fiat claims a fuel...
  • Ferrari driver Massa returns to training 20-08-2012 03:05 PM

    Ferrai's Felipe Massa is back to training earlier than expected. It's summer break for Formula One and most drivers are busy mellowing out, recharging their batteries. But that's not the case with the Brazilian who got back behind the wheel at his local circuit of Interlagos for the fourth round...
  • Fiat launches new Punto Sport in India 22-05-2012 02:19 PM

    Fiat launched a limited edition Punto Sport in Pune. The car is powered by the same 1.3 multijet diesel engine in the top of the line Punto. It makes 93PS and 208Nm of torque. The cars will be available in three colours (red, white and black) and have a neat...
  • 2012 Fiat Panda first drive 06-05-2012 10:24 AM

    Is the new Fiat Panda destined for India? Officially, there are no plans to make or sell it outside Europe but it looks entirely suitable for our market and an ideal successor to the now-discontinued Palio. Examine the size and specification: a tall, five-door, five-seater 365cm long, it is about...
  • Overdrive: Check out Audi's new sedan A8 25-09-2010 06:50 PM

    Overdrive test drives Audi's new sedan A8, speaks to Lewis Hamilton on the 2010 Formula One season, takes a first look at new Fiat Linea TZ and checks out Yamaha's new motorcycle. ...
  • Overdrive: Toyota Fortuner vs Mitsubishi Pajero 24-07-2010 08:28 PM

    Toyota Fortuner and Mitsubishi Pajero, two of the toughest SUVs, battle each other and the mountains of Jammu and Kashmir. Overdrive road tests the new Fiat Punto diesel and brings all the news from the world of auto. ...
  • Watch: Lamborghini's first Indian trackday 21-11-2009 10:48 PM

    Lamborghini organised the event in Chennai. ...
  • Forbes India: Car salesman at your door 03-08-2009 02:47 PM

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  • Tata to introduce Nano in Latin America 23-07-2009 07:07 PM

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  • Punto Vs Ritz: The battle of diesel hatchbacks 11-07-2009 04:48 PM

    The Fiat-branded Punto takes on the Maruti Ritz. ...