Fiat Punto cars are common on the roads of Britain. As this model Fiat has been in circulation 1993, there is an increasing number of used Puntos available to consumers. As the lower range Puntos possess between 1 and 1.2 litre engines, they are a common first car for many new drivers, given the relatively cheap cost of insurance. This article will show you where to buy used Fiat Punto cars.
Buying from Fiat dealerships Visit Fiat.co.uk and click on the "dealer locator" link at the top left of the homepage. Here, you can enter your postcode to find your nearest Fiat dealership. Although, dealerships will mainly sell new or factory refurbished Puntos, there are also some used vehicles available. You are advised to call ahead for the dealerships shown up in your dealership locator search. Ask the staffer at Fiat about the range of used Puntos they have in stock, and whether you are able to come into the dealership to inspect the vehicle and take it for a test drive. Buying from Fiat's website The Fiat's website also allows consumers to search directly for the model of used Fiat that they are looking for. Visit Usedcars.fiat.co.uk, navigate the drop down menu to find "Punto" and enter your full post code in the search box. Browse through the results provided, to look at the different models available and the dealerships where you can find these particular Puntos. Call the dealership to book an appointment or simply, drop by and ask if you can take their used Punto(s) for a test drive. Advantage The advantages of buying a used Punto through Fiat, known as a Fiat approved vehicle, are plentiful. Drivers buying through Fiat's website or dealerships are assured that their cars have been inspected by Fiat's mechanics, for example. Furthermore, Fiat approved vehicles come with 12-month warranties, have undergone a service and have been valet-cleaned.
Many used car websites allow you to contact Fiat Punto sellers directly.
These are often the cars previous owners who post their car for sale on websites such as Autotrader.co.uk and Exchangeandmart.co.uk. Contact sellers directly once you have found the used Punto that interests you.
Always, be sure to personally inspect the vehicle, checking for any signs of damage, wear and tear. Also, make sure that you perform the MOT status and history check for a used Punto online by entering its registration number.