Fiat released details on a new model called Punto Sporting for the UK market. The Italian model comes with a 1.4-liter petrol unit in two power versions: 77hp and 105hp.

In terms of styling, Fiat offers new front and rear bumpers, 16-inch alloy wheels, side skirts, fog lights and a special orange exterior finish.

Fiat Punto Sporting
Fiat Punto Sporting

Inside, expect a revised dashboard, new gear knob and handbrake lever but also a sports steering wheel.

A revised suspension system provides an improved ride while new gloss black roof and side mirrors improve the appearance as well.

“This popularity is set to continue as the revised Punto range offers customers a stylish, safe, fun to drive package with enhanced levels of specification,” adds the company.

Fiat offers the new model in both three- and five-door configurations. On-the-road pricing for the new Fiat Punto Sporting starts at 12,355.