Structure

Self-supporting chassis, three or five doors, high-resistance, multiple thickness structural elements for progressive energy absorption in impacts.

Side bars in doors for side impact protection and stiffening the passenger compartment in the event of front impacts.

The front and rear ends of the underbody crumple to reduce repair costs following low speed impacts.

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    Failure warnings
    ABS failure If warning light lights up together with the message on the reconfigurable multifunction display (where provided) (see section Warning lights and messages) this indicates a fault i ...

    Passenger seat compliance with regulations on childs seat use
    Fiat Punto complies with the new Directive 2000/3/EC regulating childs seat assembling on the different car seats according to the following tables: Front and rear seat (3 and 5-door versions) ...

    Extending the boot
    Split seat Before setting off, make sure that the seats in the direction of travel and perfectly fastened to the anchoring. Only in this position can be seat belts be used correctly. The boot can ...