Fiat India has launched two new editions of the Punto hatchback and the Lineda sedan. Called the Fiat Punto Karbon and Fiat Linea Royale, both the editions are priced premium Rs 35,000 over the regular model. In October 2016, the Italian carmaker uploaded a couple of pictures of these models on its official website revealing their cosmetic details.
The Fiat Punto Karbon is made available only on the 90PS Emotion variant that comes fitted with a 1.3-litre Multijet turbo diesel engine. This power mill is paired to a 5-speed manual gearbox, and churns out a maximum power of 91.7bhp against 209Nm of torque. The Fiat Linea Royale is based on the top-spec 125 S Dynamic variant, which is powered by a 125PS 1.4-litre T-Jet petrol motor coupled to a 5-speed manual gearbox. This engine pushes out 123.2bhp of peak power, while producing 208Nm of torque. Read – Fiat Urban Cross – All Details in 5 Quick Points
The Fiat Punto Karbon and Fiat Linea Royale are available with an aftermarket fitment. Both the editions get exclusive touché of contrast matte black roof and gun metal alloy rims. On the side profile, the Punto Karbon features a ‘Karbon’ badge and some graphics. The Linea Royale edition gets a metal ‘Royale’ badge finished in matte black under the C-pillar. While the Fiat Punto Karbon is painted in Bossanova White, the Linea Royale edition finished in New Pearl White shade.
The all-black interior of the special edition of the Punto looks quite sporty. It has leather upholstery, contrast white stitching and white trim on the door panels that add premium touch to its appearance. On the other hand, the Linea Royale version has a tan leather upholstery with diamond stitching, and contrast tan plastic trim on the dashboard.