Fiat Punto: What Will You Love About

The perfect car for amateur racers

Fiat is an Italian manufacturer of the car Fiat Punto from 1993. Third generation model was marketed in between 2005-2009 as Grande Punto. It was also marketed as Punto Evo within 2009-2012. Approx 8.5 million Punto were produced till February 2012.

Features of Punto

Punto has different styling with sleek and attractive lines. The car represents a perfect balance with contemporary features as well as classic designs. Fiat Punto has the capability to make the shortest journey enjoyable. It also uses the latest technology. Punto is also famous among beginners racing drivers because of its affordable cost and easy availability of its spare parts.

There were many competitions like Punto Rally and Punto Abarth. The new model of third generation was introduced in the year 2005.Its engine is powerful and has the capacity of producing 210kW. There is also another rally car, Fiat Grande Punto R3D with turbo diesel wheels at the front.

There are many versions of motorsport cars in different video games like Sega Rally Revo, etc.

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Technical Characteristics of Fiat Punto

Technical Characteristics of 2011 Fiat Punto Evo Abarth produced by Fiat (IT).

Body Type Hatchback 3 doors / 5 seats
Weight 1260 Kg
Length 4065 mm
Height 1478 mm
Wheelbase 2510 mm
Front Track 1483 mm
Rear Track 1470 mm
Ground Clearance n/a
Fuel Capacity 45 liters
Engine location front
Engine alignment transverse
Drive Wheels Front wheel drive
Steering n/a
Fuel Supply System EFI
Max Power 163HP (120 kW) @ 5500 rpm
Max Torque 250Nm @ 2250 rpm
CO2 Emissions 142 g/Km
Engine Coolant water
Displacement 1368 cc
Bore 72 mm
Stroke 84 mm
Cam Design SOHC - Single Overhead Camshaft
Cylinders 4 INLINE
Valves per cylinder 4
Total Valves 16
Compression Ratio 9.8:1
Aspiration Turbo
Front Brakes VeDi
Rear Brakes Di-S-ABS
Standard Wheels 7 x 17 / 7 x 17
Standard Tyres 215/45 R 17 / 215/45 R 17
Suspension Front n/a
Suspension Rear n/a
Transmission 6 speed manual
Number of gears 6
Acceleration 0-100 Km/h 7.9 seconds
Acceleration 80-120 Km/h n/a
Top Speed n/a
City 8 l/100km
Road 5 l/100km
Mixt 6.1 l/100km