Friday, February 22, 2013
By Anil Jangid
Fiat Linea facelift to launch in Brazil, India next
Fiat Motors is extremely busy promoting and launching its new model, Fiat Linea facelift in global car markets. First the car was launched in Turkey, then it hit the shores of Greece car market and then it was Spain. Recently, it was reported that Fiat Linea Facelift will be in the Brazilian car bazaar by November 2013. The company has worked hard on the exteriors of the car, which are way more appealing than the previous model. This time around, the appearance has taken inspiration from Fiat Viaggio. The chrome finishing’s on the grille, stylishly designed bumper and a bit of chrome inserts on the air dam along with refurbished tail lights are the highlighting features on the outside.
On the other hand, the interiors of new Fiat Linea have also been revised substantially. The dashboard possesses an entirely different design dipped in dual-tone theme. The centre console now has a fresh design providing the cabin a much enhanced and amplified look. The technical specifications of the car haven’t been touched by the firm and the new Fiat Linea facelift will still feature the 1.8-Litre E.TORQ engine. The assembly of this new model of Linea has already begun in Brazil.
As far as the launch of Fiat Linea facelift in India is concerned, the car is likely to hit the Indian shores by next month. For this year, Fiat India will be rebranding the current Fiat Linea sedan model as Fiat Linea Classic. Besides this, the company has an array of launches in the country. The car maker will be brining Jeep car brands to India. These Jeep cars will comprise of Jeep Grand Cherokee and Jeep Wrangler. The exact launch date of these is said to be by October this year, but an official announcement for the same is just round the corner.