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Old 18th June 2008, 19:21   #1
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Default Any dates for Grand Punto?

Grand Punto and Linea has been in the Fiat Stables at Ranjangaon for a while now. Some information has flown in about the possible launch date of Linea being Sep 10, 2008.
I called up a dealer last month, and they reported that they do not have any news about these launches. As I called up today, the information was that it might get launched during september-october time but only the petrol versions might be rolling out. I had to press a bit for the information and hence is not sure about the same.
Has any one got any information about the possible dates for Grand Punto-Diesel launch?
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@kuttapan- Yup lot of news about Linea launch on Sept 10th. I guess Punto should be launched few months after that. But i don think it ll be launched this year if Linea launch is delayed. Punto would be a great buy & worth the wait !
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Not before Diwali, at least. It will be interesting to watch how Fiat brings out products, Sedan or Hatch first. Mostly Sedan i.e. Linea is expected at around Diwali.
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A friend of mine who was planning for a car (ended up buying a swift) inquired the dealer in Coimbatore about Linea & GP and those guys it seems didn't even know what he was talking about. If that's the case i don't think we can expect anything from Fiat at-least for the next 6 months.
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