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Posted 02 January 2013 - 10:23 AM

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I have recently noticed the increased presence of this small Italian family.
Fiat brand was labelled unreliable but till date, after 2yrs of ownership, I beg to differ.
I have waves of gesture on the road from ferocious Bravos & hot looking Puntos.
Anyone booked a new Bravo despite the hike in COE?
Hope to see more joining our family wub.gif
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Posted 02 January 2013 - 10:36 AM

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this model been around since 2007 I believe, am interested in getting one but will rather wait for the newer model to come out.

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 10:42 AM

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lol ferocious bravos hot looking plutos? nlol

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 10:47 AM

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beauty in the eyes of beholder? haha...

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 10:55 AM

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it is indeed good looking..but to the extent of attracting waves of gestures? lol

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 11:04 AM

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Its most bang for buck car in my honest opinion
Cheap road tax & insurance...
Moderate maintainence...
Doesn't drink as much as I expect it to for a 1.3ton car...
Superb pick-up and very torquey for a 1.4t car..

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 11:08 AM

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Bravo maintainence is not cheap given all the feedback I gathered from owners of the vehicle.

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 11:13 AM

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Bravo maintainence is not cheap given all the feedback I gathered from owners of the vehicle.

U must know where to buy the parts and where to go service
If you go back to their authorised dealer..errrmmmm...beware then laugh.gif

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 11:46 AM

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ohmy.gif increased presence? fiat only sold 24 cars last year laugh.gif

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 11:52 AM

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I supposed more from resale market.
Seldom see Fiat otr before but recently tend to see almost everyday.
When I said wave gesture, I meant a friendly wave from fellow Fiat drivers.
But some just look straight sleep.gif

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 12:14 PM

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it's a great 2nd hand car to buy! considering the OMV, depreciation, etc, it's the most wu hua one! You're paying the same for probably an altis but you get
- higher OMV
- kick-ass pick up and top speed. can easily overtake even 2.0l cars and I was able to be on par with the basic model cayenne and close up the gap with wrx at top speed up north.
- cheap road tax
- cheap maintenance. Having owned Vios and WRX before, servicing (even major) cost is comparable with Vios.
- Made in Italy
- Comes with the option of panoramic roof

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 12:47 PM

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it's a great 2nd hand car to buy! considering the OMV, depreciation, etc, it's the most wu hua one! You're paying the same for probably an altis but you get
- higher OMV
- kick-ass pick up and top speed. can easily overtake even 2.0l cars and I was able to be on par with the basic model cayenne and close up the gap with wrx at top speed up north.
- cheap road tax
- cheap maintenance. Having owned Vios and WRX before, servicing (even major) cost is comparable with Vios.
- Made in Italy
- Comes with the option of panoramic roof


altis is more reliable than any other fiat models

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 02:32 PM

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i agree in terms of the selespeed transmission. just like VW first few batches of DSG.

but there's always manual version! more power, more fun!

other than transmission issue, other parts are just normal wear and tear and i doubt there are any issues with the 1.4 turbocharged engine so far

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 03:51 PM

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altis is more reliable than any other fiat models



the bravo is 155bhp, comparable to a 2L NA and 230NM torque, comparable to a 2.4L NA. And with high omv ... how to compare to altis.

For a second hand 'hot' car, I think its the best bang for the buck

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 04:02 PM

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Yes the T-JET model is fun with manual transmission.
The stock ride is a bit 'soft' for my liking but will do better with enhanced suspension.
Maintenance is as comparable to any nippon rides with information gathered from the local fiat forum.

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 04:17 PM

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it's a great 2nd hand car to buy! considering the OMV, depreciation, etc, it's the most wu hua one! You're paying the same for probably an altis but you get
- higher OMV
- kick-ass pick up and top speed. can easily overtake even 2.0l cars and I was able to be on par with the basic model cayenne and close up the gap with wrx at top speed up north.
- cheap road tax
- cheap maintenance. Having owned Vios and WRX before, servicing (even major) cost is comparable with Vios.
- Made in Italy
- Comes with the option of panoramic roof



bro,probably the cayenne and wrx don't bother to play with you la.


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Posted 02 January 2013 - 04:24 PM

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I'm looking to upgrade from my Fiat GP to Bravo too.
Those who are interested to work in the leading steel fabrication manufacturer in Singapore and around the region, kindly drop me a PM. Thanks!

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 04:35 PM

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I'm looking to upgrade from my Fiat GP to Bravo too.

What for? Try the Guilietta or Mito, since u want to change your ride.
I would give Alfa a shot, wont try Fiat again.
Not that its bad but there is always something better laugh.gif

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 04:43 PM

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What for? Try the Guilietta or Mito, since u want to change your ride.
I would give Alfa a shot, wont try Fiat again.
Not that its bad but there is always something better laugh.gif


same engine , different look only .

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Posted 02 January 2013 - 04:54 PM

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altis is more reliable than any other fiat models


imho, altis is just a car, Bravo is THE CAR! happy.gif

FZR150->CBR400->R1100R->R1150RT->Charade->Civic->Legacy->Bravo->RX8



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