Fiat India launched the much awaited Avventura crossover in Indian market with an introductory price of INR 6.56 lakh (ex- showroom). The new Fiat Avventura shares its design, features and some of its components with Fiat Punto hatchback. But, addition of additional features such as roof rails, rear mounted full size spare wheel, 16 inch alloy wheels, ground clearance of 205mm clearly signifies the new Avventura as the rugged version of the Punto hatchback.
Fiat Avventura Exterior
Fiat Avventura gets an attractive design along with many prominent features that enhances its looks and appearance. The front fascia is fitted with a headlight cluster that features projector style headlamps as well as turn indicators. The radiator grille is fitted with horizontal strip with company’s badge on the hood. The rugged bumper comes with black cladding that features metallic finished protective guard. Talking about the side profile, it flaunts adventurous and off roading look. The rear end profile of Avventura is also quite attractive as it comes with stylish taillight cluster which features LED brake lights and turn indicators. The tailgate also comes with full size spare wheel as well as variant badge. As far as the dimensions are concerned, Fiat Avventura measures 3989mm in overall length, 1706mm in width and 1542mm in height. It also gets a decent ground clearance of 205mm subsequent enough for off roading. A large wheelbase of 2510mm offers ample space within the cabin. Fiat Avventura comes in seven different colours - Zafferano Orange, Exotica Red, Vocal White, Bronzo Tap, Minimal Grey, Pearl White and Hip Hop Black.
Fiat Avventura Interiors
The Fiat Avventura gets same internal room as per Punto Evo that makes it spacious in terms of leg space as well as headroom. Avventura being rugged version of Punto hatchback, Fiat has managed to provide the new Avventura with the adventure based theme on the inside as well by including features such as compass and a tilt meter that evidently gives the feel of off roader. Moreover, additional features such as automatic climate control, rear ac vents, adjusting driver seat, audio system along with Bluetooth connectivity. On the safety aspect, Fiat has introduced dual airbags and ABD with EBD.
Fiat Avventura Engine Specifications and Mileage
Fiat Avventura is available in both petrol and diesel options. The petrol variant gets a 1.4 litre, FIRE engine that can easily produce 88.7bhp of maximum power at 6000rpm and 115Nm of peak torque at 4500rpm. On the other hand, the diesel variant is equipped with a 1.3 Litre Multijet engine which easily produces 91.7bhp of maximum power at 4000rpm and 209Nm of peak torque at 2000rpm. The transmission duties are carried out by the 5-speed manual transmission gearbox. Talking about the fuel efficiency, the petrol variant has the tendency to generate mileage of 14.4 kmpl, whereas the diesel version has the ability to return mileage of 20.5 kmpl.
Fiat Avventura Price and Competition
As for the pricing, the Fiat Avventura is placed in the range of INR 6.5 lakh – INR 8.66 lakh (ex- showroom) in the Indian auto market and it competes with Volkswagen Cross Polo and Toyota Etios Cross in the very segment.