Fiat SpA is returning to Australia this month after an 18-year absence with the launch of the Punto passenger car. Importer Ateco Automotive Pty. Ltd. is selling four models of the Punto, all with 4-cyl. engines and a price range of A$19,990-A$27,990 ($15,056-$21,082). "The Fiat Punto will be as influential as all the Fiat small cars before it, such as the Topolino and the Fiat 500, and for the same reasons,” says David Stone, general manager for Fiat cars in Australia. Stone says the ...

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