The Fiat Avventura is a crossover version based on the Fiat Punto Evo which is offered only with a 1.3 litre diesel engine that is mated to a 5 speed manual transmission. It is available in five colour options, Bronzo Tan, Hiphop Black, Minimal Grey, Exotica Red and Bossanova White. The Fiat Avventura has a laden ground clearance of 156 mm and a fuel tank capacity of 45 litres. It comes in three variants, Active, Dynamic and Emotion that have a kerb weight of 1,240 kg, 1,245 kg and 1,255 kg. Unlike most cars in its segment, the Fiat Avventura has a tail mounted spare tyre with Avventura badging on the tyre cover.
Dual front airbags available in the higher variants of the Fiat Avventura add a sense of safety
Rear AC vents offered in the Fiat Avventura add to the rear passenger comfort
Boot lamp in the boot of the Fiat Avventura helps in taking out luggage at night or in dark parking spots
The Fiat Avventura measures 3,989 mm in length, 1,706 mm in width, 1,542 mm in height and has a wheelbase of 2,510 mm. After laden weight, it has a ground clearance of 156 mm and all variants of the Fiat Avventura are offered with side cladding, rear fog lamp, 16 inch alloy wheels as well as a functional roof rack. Higher versions of the Fiat Avventura also come with front fog lamps and body coloured ORVMs (Outside Rear View Mirrors). The Fiat Avventura sits on 205/55 section tyres.
The Fiat Avventura is offered with a dual tone interior colour option and a rear parcel shelf on all versions. The higher trims, in addition to the aforementioned features, also gets electrically adjustable and foldable ORVMs (Outside Rear View Mirrors), electric boot release button, front and rear power windows, remote keyless entry and more. The top end trim also has 60:40 rear split foldable seat, rear defogger with rear wiper and washer, including the features available on the lower versions.
The Fiat Avventura is powered by a 1,248 cc MultiJet diesel engine that generates 92 hp of power at 4,000 rpm and 209 Nm of torque at 2,000 rpm. It is a four cylinder, 16 valve DOHC (Dual Over Head Cam) setup which has been tuned for the best balance between performance and fuel efficiency.
The diesel engine offered with the Fiat Avventura is mated to a 5 speed manual transmission. It is not offered with an automatic gearbox, however, gear shifts on the manual unit acceptable, however they could have been smoother.
The Fiat Avventura is offered with central door locking as well as immobiliser, a Fire Prevention System, height adjustable front seat belts and speed sensing door locks as standard on all variants. The higher versions are also available with ABS (Anti lock Braking System), EBD (Electronic Brakeforce Distribution) and dual front airbags.
The rated fuel efficiency of the Fiat Avventura is 20 kmpl which is acceptable for its segment. This mileage figure is a result of the powertrain's best balance between fuel efficiency and performance.