Great Small Fiats (Paperback)

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Fiat has built millions of vehicles since 1899 but the company is perhaps best known for its ability to produce small, economical, characterful cars. Great Small Fiats traces this concept from the birth of the 500A "Topolino" in the 1930s up to the current Panda and a hint of the proposed Nuova 500. Each of the selected models are described in detail from their conception through to current ownership in the hands of collectors and enthusiasts. The chapters include practical information on buying and running a small Fiat and restoration advice for the older cars. Also included are Fiats built under license outside of Italy and the Fiat-derived "etceterini" coachbuilt and competition cars.

About the Author


Trained as a photographer in the Royal Air Force, Phil Ward served for 20 years, mainly in aerial reconnaissance and combat photography. He then worked for eight years in the BBC as a film engineering manager at Ealing Studios. Author of several motoring books based on Fiats, Phil became editor of Italian Cars and Ferrari World magazines and later created Auto Italia Magazine, the world's leading publication on Italian cars.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781845841331
ISBN-10: 1845841336
Publisher: Veloce Publishing
Publication Date: August 15th, 2007
Pages: 176
Language: English