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  • The biggest car launches of 2014 8 hours 0 minutes ago

    The year 2014 that began with the biennial automotive show witnessed the launch of a wide range of cars targeted at masses. While Maruti launched its first new sedan car in seven years, Honda introduced its first MPV in 2014. Here is our list of the biggest car launches of...
  • Fiat Avventura review: This fresh car sits much higher than other crossover hatchbacks October 22, 2014

    The word 'Avventura' is Italian for 'Adventure'. Couple the English word with 'Fiat' and it could remind you of its namesake from a decade ago. In recent times though, the Avventura name became popular with the jazzy orange crossover concept that Fiat showed at the 2014 Auto Expo in New...
  • Fiat Avventura launched in India at Rs 5.99 lakh October 21, 2014

    The Fiat Avventura has been launched in India at a starting price of Rs 5.99 lakh ex-Delhi. The Avventura is basically a hopped up Punto, just like Volkswagen's Cross Polo and Toyota's Etios Cross. The Fiat Avventura is available in five variants - Active and Dynamic with petrol and Active,...
  • Fiat Avventura to be launched in India on October 21 October 20, 2014

    Fiat India's crossover version of the Punto, the Avventura will be launched on October 21 in New Delhi. The Fiat Avventura will be available in petrol and diesel avatars and will be offered in seven variants. The Fiat Avventura uses the same formula that Toyota used with the Etios Cross and...
  • CCI imposes Rs 2,545 crore penalty on 14 car makers August 25, 2014

    New Delhi: In the first major order against auto players, the Competition Commission on Monday slapped a penalty of Rs 2,545 crore on 14 car makers, including Maruti Suzuki and Tata Motors, for violating trade norms in the spare parts and after services market. Honda Siel Cars India, Volkswagen India, Fiat...
  • Hyundai Elite i20 vs Maruti Suzuki Swift vs Volkswagen Polo vs Fiat Punto August 12, 2014

    The Maruti Suzuki Swift may have kickstarted the premium hatchback segment in India, but the car that gave the segment its definition is the Hyundai i20. With a kit brimming with features and quality to match, the i20 became popular almost instantly. In fact, it's gained so much popularity in...
  • Fiat unveils Punto Evo in Jaipur August 11, 2014

    Fiat Group Automobiles India Private Limited on Monday rolled out its new premium hatchback segment car Punto Evo in Jaipur market. The car was unveiled by the company and dealer officials at the showroom in Jaipur. "The car is designed and engineered to suit Indian roads and we expect a good...
  • Explained: 2014 Fiat Punto Evo variants in India August 10, 2014

    The new Fiat Punto Evo is priced at a tempting Rs 4.55 lakh exDelhi which makes it a good Rs 40,000 less than its predecessor. There are four variants on offer, within which there are seven trims to choose from. Let's take a look at all the Punto Evo trims. Punto...
  • Fiat plans to introduce global brand Jeep in India in 2015 August 7, 2014

    Chennai: Auto maker Fiat Chrysler has deferred its plans to introduce global brand Jeep in the domestic market this year due to poor market conditions, according to a top company official. "No. We have deferred plans for launching Jeep in 2014. We want to see the market conditions. Next couple of...
  • Fiat launches compact car Punto Evo in India at Rs 4.55 lakh August 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Fiat Group Automobiles India today launched compact car Punto Evo with introductory price ranging from Rs 4.55 lakh to Rs 7.19 lakh (exshowroom Delhi). The model will take on the likes of Maruti Suzuki's Swift, Hyundai i20 and Honda Brio, which are priced between Rs 3.99 lakh and Rs...
  • Fiat Punto Evo to be launched in India on August 5 July 31, 2014

    Fiat India will be launching the new Punto Evo on August 5 at New Delhi. The Delhi launch will be succeeded by the one in Mumbai on August 8. This is the first time since it was introduced in India in 2008 that the Punto receives a facelift. The Punto Evo...
  • Porsche top brand in new car quality survey, Fiat worst June 19, 2014

    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 June 12, 2014

    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 that...
  • Fiat Chrysler to launch Jeep brand, 11 other models in India May 8, 2014

    Washington: ItalianAmerican 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 April 7, 2014

    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 March 4, 2014

    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 February 16, 2014

    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 February 9, 2014

    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...
  • Fiat Linea Classic launched in India at Rs 5.99 lakh September 25, 2013

    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 (exshowroom 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 August 8, 2013

    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 7seater 500L Living June 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Fiat's oversized hatchback 500L has just grown bigger. The 5seater 500L has been stretched to give us the 7seater 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 the...