Fiat Tipo Preview
The Fiat Linea has been in India for quite some time. Fiat is now planning on launching a new car called the Fiat Tipo. The Tipo is the replacement for the aging Linea and is expected on Indian shores soon. In Europe, the Tipo is offered with a 1.6-litre turbo diesel engine that develops 118hp and 300Nm of torque and comes with a 6-speed automatic. The Linea is currently offered with a 1.4-litre turbo petrol T-Jet engine which produces 144hp and and 2017Nm of torque. In addition to the 1.3-litre MultiJet four-cylinder diesel engine and the 1.4L Fire petrol engine. The Tipo is likely to get the same powertrain when it arrives in India. The Tipo is 4.54m long, 1.79m wide and is 1.49m high with a 2.64m wheelbase. Fiat will offer the car with a choice of 16 and 17 inch wheels with a choice of pastel and metallic body paint colours. The Interior will feature a 5-inch touchscreen display with Uconnect TM system in addition to vice command, Bluetooth, AUX and USB with iPod recognition. The Tipo also has a rear parking camera and satellite navigation which is expected to be equipped in the higher variants.