The facelifted Fiat Palio has gone on sale in Brazil, with the new model being
seen close up for the first time. The front and rear ends boldly have been
restyled, led more prominent and aggressive headlamps and bumpers, while the
interior has also been made over.
The revised Palio features new comfort, functionality and security options. Some
of them were previously unheard in the compact class in Brazil, for example the
'My Car' Palio, where the customer can personalize some functions of its car; CD
and MP3 player, side air-bags.
The engine line-up consists three powertrains: 1.0 Fire, 1.3 Fire Flex and the
103 bhp 1.8 liter. The 1.0 Fire which is capable of 65 bhp has been updated,
while the 1.3 Fire which is equipped with a Flex system allowing both petrol and
alcohol fuel is new.