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Old 24th May 2017, 20:46   #106
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Details of ARGO emerge from leaked catalouge at dealers,

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Argo will have seven variants. The 5-speed Manual Drive 1.0, 5-speed manual drive 1.3, drive 1.3 GSR (automated), precision 1.8 Manual 5-speed, 6-gear automatic precision 1.8, HGT 1.8 Manual 5 gears and 6 automatic HGT 1.8.

It will be three solid color choices for drive and precision versions: White Banchisa, Vulcan Black and alpine red. There will still be two unique colours for the top-line version hgt: Portofino Blue and Modena red. will be four metallic colours: Bari silver, Grey scandium, Black Vesuvius and white Alaska.

Optional Kits:

The version 1.0 drive will have four packages. The first, dubbed the Multimedia Kit, will have 7-inch central Ultimídia and multi-functional steering wheel. The parking kit will have car sensor and aft camera, the convenience kit will have external electric rear view mirrors and rear electric windows. Finally, radio connect with Radio Connect (no touch screen) and steering multi-functional.


The 1.3 drive version will have three optional packages. Parking kit with car sensor and aft camera, kit convenience with external electric rear-view mirrors and electric rear windows and kit stile with 15-inch lightweight alloy wheels and fog lamps.

For the 1.3 GSR drive will be two packages: Parking kit with car sensor and aft camera and kit stile with light alloy wheels of 15 inches and fog headlights.

These are four optional precision 1.8 kits. They are: Tech kit with keyvless entry, digital air conditioning and high tech kit. The parking kit will have car sensor and aft camera, kit stile with 16-inch lightweight alloy wheels and leather seat and side bags kit with lateral airbags.

For the top of the line hgt, they will be exactly the same packages as the precision version. The only change is for kit Stile, which has 17-inch lightweight alloy wheels
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Old 25th May 2017, 07:59   #107
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Fiat ARGO- 1.0l basic variant,
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Seen on the streets of Alphaville, in the Great São Paulo (SP), the ARGO- HGT high end variant.


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Now I understood why that FIAT logo is so big in the rear hatch. It should shout, "Hello World! I am a Fiat, yes I am really a FIAT"
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More of ARGO,

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Now I understood why that FIAT logo is so big in the rear hatch. It should shout, "Hello World! I am a Fiat, yes I am really a FIAT"
Exactly! It looks more like a KIA than a FIAT! I also see a bit of Alfa Giulietta in the taillights though, which is welcome. But the rest of it just feels like the Punto has got all it's soul sucked out.
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Fiat releases the next set of teasers to the ARGO,

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I see a Hyundai i20 and a Tiago when I look at the Argo
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They went with a generic look, instead of the traditional Punto look; maybe that justifies the change of name to Argo. What a shame, will miss the pillar mounted taillights that the Punto has had for generations.
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Old 30th May 2017, 07:43   #115
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Fiat ARGO ready for launch, arrives at dealerships, expects a sale of 6000 units a month.

Fuel economy ( 1/0l) - 14,2 km/l in city
- 15,1 km/l on highway

The Fiat Argo measures 4 meters in length, 1.75 metres wide, 2.52 meters wheelbase, and offers a book space of 300 liters.

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Fiat ARGO ready for launch, arrives at dealerships, expects a sale of 6000 units a month.
It is such an irony, that on one hand we have 'Team BHP - One of the Most Respected Auto-enthusiasts Forum' where I am quite sure that some 'Decision Maker' from the automobile industry is always keeping a watch...and on the other had we have FIAT India sleeping over their pre-historic products

I agree to the fact that the Argo really looks like the love-child of Elite I20 & TATA Tiago, but surely this will be a much needed fresh launch from FIAT. I particularly like that 'Floating HU' sort of setup on the dash, and for once, will prove that FIAT is not only about engine, mechanicals, once was, has been, and so on.

Get this to India with just 2 engines - 1.4 T-Jet and 1.6 MJD (may be 1.5 MJD).

WAKEY WAKEY FIAT INDIA.....BEFORE ITS BYE BYE

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FIAT ARGO officially launched,




The model will be marketed in versions 1.0 drive, 1.3 Drive, 1.3 drive GSR, 1.8 precision, 1.8 precision at-6, 1.8 HGT and 1.8 hgt 6AT.

1.0 Drive Technical Sheet

Motor: Front, transverse, 3 cil. Online, 1.0, 6v, Flex

Power: 77 to 6,250 rpm and 72 cv to 6,000 rpm

Torque: 10.9 lbf to 3,250 rpm and 10.4 lbf to 3,250 rpm

Transmission: 5-Gear manual, front traction

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The second option will be the 1.3 firefly four-cylinder flex, which has power of 109 CV and torque of 14.2 lbf. With it, Argo arrives at 100 km/h in 10.8 seconds and has a maximum of 184 km/h. Already urban consumption is 9.2 km/l with ethanol and 12.9 km/l with gasoline; On the road, it rises to 10.2 km/l with ethanol and 14.3 km/l with gasoline. With automated exchange, averages pass to 8.9 km/h with ethanol and 12.7 km/h with gasoline in the urban cycle and 10 km/l with ethanol and 14.4 km/L with gasoline on the road
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Already the 1.8 e engine. Torq Evo vis from 139 cv to 5,750 rpm and from 19.3 lbf to 3,750 rpm will be reserved for top-of-line options, especially sporting hgt. According to the mark, the latter arrives at 192 km/h at maximum speed and reaches 100 km/h in 9.2 seconds. Urban consumption is 8 km/l with ethanol and 11.5 km/l with gasoline, while the road cycle has averages of 9.6 km/l with ethanol and 13.8 km/l with gasoline. With automatic exchange, maximum velocity drops to 191 km/h and 0 to 100 km/h drops to 10.4 seconds. The urban consumption averages are 7.1 km/l with ethanol and 10.1 km/h with gasoline, while in road cycle is 9.5 km/l with ethanol and 13.2 km/L with gasoline.
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Stumbled upon this link. It has multiple detailed shots of Argo.

https://www.netcarshow.com/fiat/2018-argo/#11
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Fiat ARGO, official video.

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Really melodious chirp by the Birdies
If they do showcase in auto expo should work well to put back some public confidence in the brand. Video looks amazing - I wonder how many of those features will find their way here, if and when the car does launch.
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