Small cars are the category that made Fiat rightly celebrated throughout its long history.
The House was in fact l Turin unchallenged protagonist of Italian motor, thanks to cheap products, efficient and reliable that allowed all car to spread more and more.
The idea of the car for everyone born after the first world war and begins to materialize with models like the Balilla 508 and 509, to then arrive in the 1936 500 Topolino, the first true Italian utility vehicle.
After the war, there is finally the boom of popular car with 600 and, soon after, with the unsurpassed 500.
The tradition continues with the 850, the modern front-wheel drive 127 and 126.
From the inspiration of Giorgetto Giugiaro arrive then the stars of the 1980s: the successful Panda and One.
Through the sixteenth, seventeenth and the different point, the volume goes up to contemporary models: the new Panda, Grande Punto and the newly formed 500.
Accompanied by an exceptional photographic documentation d time and detailed datasheets for each model, the opera tells the whole story and the evolution of small torinesi, focussing on technical aspects but also on close ties to the social situation and the costume over the years that have seen protagonists of Italian life.
24 x 27 x 2,5 cm
Book type or Series
History - Descriptive