2018 Fiat Punto

The 2018 Fiat Punto will come completely new, according to the latest news. This iconic subcompact is present in current shape for a very long time, and we will finally see some changes. Current model came in 2005 and since then, we haven’t seen some more important changes at all. It remained pretty much the same with only some minor cosmetic modifications. So, this time we will see something completely new. Next-generation model is in final stage of development and we expect to see plenty of major changes. New model will get completely new platform and completely new exterior and interior design. Also, we expect to see new lineup of engines, which will include several current engines and probably few new units.

2018 Fiat Punto redesign

2018 Fiat Punto spy 01As we already mentioned, company prepares a complete redesign, which will include plenty of significant changes. The 2018 Fiat Punto will feature completely new platform, which will bring many benefits. In terms of size, new model won’t be much different, but we will see longer wheelbase that will provide much better usage of space. Also, we expect to see some weight savings on new model. When it comes to styling, test mule was spotted for several times, but it still wears complete camouflage. However, you can easily notice that new model will be higher than current one. This will bring some of benefits from MPVs and crossovers but, despite these things, it will basically still be a hatchback. We expect to see a styling completely adapted to the brand’s latest design language. So, we can expect plenty of excitement when it comes to styling, like with all Italian models.

2018 Fiat Punto spy 022018 Fiat Punto engines

When it comes to powertrain, 2018 Fiat Punto will feature several engines in offer. We will probably see two gasoline and two diesel engines in offer. When it is about petrol engines, base model will come with 1.4 liter unit, which is good for about 94 horses and 95 pound-feet of torque. Optional engine will be 1.6 liter unit, which has max output of 108 horsepower and 112 pound-feet of torque. When it comes to diesel engines, 2018 Punto will feature well-known and proven 1.3 and 1.6 liter MultiJet units. Smaller engine outputs 94 horses and 148 pound-feet of torque, while bigger one is good for 118 horses and 236 lb-ft of torque.

2018 Fiat Punto spy 032018 Fiat Punto release date and price

The 2018 Fiat Punto will come somewhere next year. Base model should cost around 12.000 dollars.

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