Fiat India is a well known name in the car industry today. It has offered the Indian consumers with great variety of cars, which include the very fabulous Ford fiesta. The company stepped foot into the hatchback segment of the Indian car market with Fiat Punto and it went on becoming of the favorites of the customers. The new Fiat Grande Punto 1.4 Emotion is certainly an impressive hatchback. The clean and chiseled contours with enhanced driving dynamics take the car to a whole new level. The elegant interiors are well-accompanied by the powerful engine scenario. Fiat India has worked very hard on this car and made sure that it comes out to be a perfect drive even when driving on the rough and uneven Indian topography. There is ample of space on the inside for the passengers and the luggage storage space is no less. The high class features like air conditioning with heater, power steering, power windows, etc all make Fiat Grande Punto 1.4 Emotion to be amongst the close to perfect hatchbacks available in the market today. Under the hood, the 1.4 litre of Fire petrol engine is capable of churning out 90PS of peak power along with 115Nm of maximum torque. This engine is mated with five speed manual transmission, which further helps the car to give out a good mileage of 14.6 km per litre .
Fiat Grande Punto 1.4 Emotion is a good looking hatchback. The firm has put-in a lot of efforts to make the car look appealing and alluring from every angle. The powerful stance accompanied by muscular wheel arches provides this hatchback a very sporty feel. The chrome finishes given around the body of the car, makes Fiat Grande Punto 1.4 Emotion a mean machine altogether. The front profile comes clear cut headlights with the broad and nicely carved out grille. The side profile of the car is as impressive as front and follows the same theme. The body colored handles and body colored ORVMs are the major highlight there. Lastly, the rear end of Fiat Grande Punto 1.4 Emotion sports edgy and alluring tail lamps with high mounted stop lamp. The exhaust pipe has been placed properly that add on to the look of the car.
The interiors of Fiat Grande Punto 1.4 Emotion are very remarkable . Fiat India has tried to fit in every important interiors feature that would help in making the ride for the passengers utterly comfortable and relaxing. The dual tone dashboard, fabric inserts on the door trim and door arm-rest, boot lamp and rear parcel shelf is the major highlights of the hatchback. Moreover, the car has been given a very posh feel with the high class prints used for the fabric upholstery and the ample of the space for the passengers make the ride absolutely calm and soothing.
The under the hood scenario of Fiat Grande Punto 1.4 Emotion is fairly impressive. The hatchback sports a dynamic and bold 1.4 litre of Fire Petrol engine that proudly gives out peak power output of 90PS at the rate of 6000rpm accompanied by 145Nm of maximum torque at the rate of 4500rpm. This 1368cc of petrol engine has been coupled cleverly with the five speed manual transmission that takes the performance of Fiat Grande Punto 1.4 Emotion to a whole new level. The car turns out to be an impressive performer on road while the mileage delivered by the car is good (14.6 km per litre). The acceleration and pickup of Fiat Grande Punto 1.4 Emotion is a total delight. When accelerated this 1.4 litre of Petrol engine sends out power to the wheels and takes the car to a top speed of 155 km per hour. and it takes no time to go from 0 to 100 km per hour speed mark .
The braking and handling of Fiat Grande Punto 1.4 Emotion is effortless and very efficient . It literally shows that Fiat India has made sure that the car is safe and secure while driving. The braking system of this hatchback comprises of ventilated brakes for the front and drum brakes for the rear. The handling of the car is augmented with the very impressive suspension system. The front axle include in the Independent wheel, suspension with McPherson Struts, helical springs, double acting telescopic dampers along with stabilizer bar. On the other hand, the rear axle consists of torsion beam, helical springs and double acting telescopic dampers. The power steering makes it easy for the driver to glide the hatchback smoothly along the narrowest turns and twists.
The safety features of Fiat Grande Punto 1.4 Emotion are ample in number. Fiat India has taken care of the fact that the safety of both car and the passengers are equally important. The car body is quite strong and in case of collision it could observe a lot of pressure while saving the passengers from any damage. The safety features of this hatchback variant comprise of anti lock braking system, brake assist, power door locks , central locking system, child safety locks, halogen headlamps, fog lamps, front and side impact beams, day and night rear view mirror, traction control keyless entry and engine check warning with engine immobilizer.
The comfort features of Fiat Grande Punto 1.4 Emotion are consoling and relaxing. The firm has blessed the car with ample of comfort features, comprising of air conditioner, heater, tachometer, adjustable steering column, fabric upholstery, glove compartment, digital clock, power windows, power steering, remote fuel and remote trunk opener, vanity mirror, cup holders (front and rear), rear reading lamp, trunk light, accessory power outlet, low fuel warning light and many more.
The high points of Fiat Grande Punto 1.4 Emotion consist of comfortable features for more convenience, remarkable suspension system, good looks, spacious and roomy interiors.
Lack of certain safety features like dual SRS airbags.