MUMBAI – Despite its half-century in India, Fiat Auto SpA’s last seven years have been a series of lukewarm successes and frequent failures. But finally Fiat has a winner in its Palio world car and is building back market share. "The new life for Fiat has just started with the launch of Palio in India," says Pietro Sighicelli, a Fiat vice president on a recent visit from Italy. The importance of Palio here cannot be overemphasized. It is not just a new car, it is the new face of Fiat in ...

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