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View Poll Results: When is Fiat India going to shut down?
2005 : They cant survive any longer. 22 9.05%
2006 25 10.29%
2007 or in the whereabouts. 21 8.64%
I dont agree. Fiat India is here to stay - They will pull off a miracle. 175 72.02%
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Old 6th November 2005, 21:05   #286
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But no airbags and ABS on the 1.6 Sport.

The 1.6 should have been launched with ABS and Airbags - then maybe the fight would have been on....................
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Old 6th November 2005, 21:10   #287
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Whats this website thing people are talking about?
I am unable to get to fiat-india.com and www.fiat-india.com

And is the Palio 1.6 they are offering is brand new or left overs from last 3 years(Many buyers got 2 year old cars)
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Old 6th November 2005, 23:07   #288
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The site is up. You need to turn-off your pop-up blocker. The one which comes with your browser and the one which comes with google/yahoo/msn toolbars.

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I am desperately trying to open the site. I have my pop-up blockers turned off, but still says "Cannot find server". Any one who was getting this and has resolved this? I hope its not due to any IE version or something.
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I was able to open the site yesterday, it seems to be down right now as I cant open it!
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I tried just now (Monday, 7th Nov, 5:00 AM) , it is working. You need to remove any Pop-Up Blockers. Same old scheme, layout, same old stuff, in same colors.
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opened at 10-58pm on Sunday Canadian time. opening perfectly.

3 problems I can come up with.

server problems this weekend(many websites facing this problem

too much traffic

or maybe they are still testing the website again.


Hey TSK1979 Its not possible to get the old models if you check before buying the car. All cars have a manufacturing date.I dont see a reason why you will get an old car if you keep a check. Ask the dealer to get you a fresh car.
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Old 7th November 2005, 10:38   #293
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@devarishi84, the fiat plan is in shutdown state since july. Have they opened the plant yet. Also since sales have been lagging behind production the fiat stock may be old
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Old 7th November 2005, 10:55   #294
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I can open the site now.
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Old 7th November 2005, 15:45   #295
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Spiffy site... Seems to be written by an enthusiast, not a marketeer. The Adventure screams for attention ;)
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the web site seems poorly designed and its just insane to suggest people to stop pop blocker. The designer should have known that now days pop up blocker is standard features in browsers and it will confuse the visitor. overall web site is very poorly design and has worst navigation.
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the web site seems poorly designed and its just insane to suggest people to stop pop blocker. The designer should have known that now days pop up blocker is standard features in browsers and it will confuse the visitor. overall web site is very poorly design and has worst navigation.
Well it's a 4-yr old design Atleast its a start, and hopefully the content is accurate..
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Looks like the content is yet to be updated ..
They still mention Sienna in some places.
The prices need to be confirmed. The Petra 1.6 ELX is quoted at 5.57 at Kolkata. The dealer had mentioned 5.73L 2 months ago. Have they reduced prices recently , or are these old prices ?

btw, the 1.6 Petra hits 0-100kmph in 10.8s as per Fiat !
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They have updated the Content as well...See the Specs of the Palio 1.6 Sport, Adventure & the Petra as well
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I like what i am seeing....palio sport seems to be a good deal.
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