Dante Giacosa (1905-1996) provides an inside view of the creation of some of the most important models in company history, from the Topolino to the 127, 1400, 600, Nuova 500, 850, 124, 128 and many more. Technological solutions and organizational issues intertwine with the biographies of the key players, providing a lively, detailed account of what Fiat represented in the 20th century.
I miei 40 anni di progettazione alla Fiat, long out of print, was published for the first time by
Automobilia in 1979. A second, expanded edition with the title
Progetti alla Fiat prima del computer (Projects at Fiat Before Computers) came out in 1988, also for
The current edition faithfully reproduces the first, is available in digital format only and is full-text searchable (all occurrences of any term are directly accessible through the “Search” function).