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The history of FIAT – the biggest Italian car producer

The abbreviation comes from Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino, and in Latin stands for “let it be”. Bunch of businessmen buying the plant in 1910-ies, said, “Let there be cars.” And here they are.

The opening vehicle of the FIAT brand was released in 1901. Designed by a talented engineer Faccioli, a car similar to a carriage, was fitted with a 2-cylinder legacy Boxer engine with a capacity of 3 H.P. Team has asked Faciolli to create engine located in the front of the car. Faciolli answer was unexpected: he quited.

During next year a new 1.2 liter four-cylinder engine was presented, developed using borrowed from Mercedes technology.

Today FIAT is a team of professionals who go together to achieve the goals. Nevertheless, one of the leaders of the European car market FIAT has enlarged due to joint work with the flagships of Italian engineering: “Maserati”, “Ferrari”, “Alfa Romeo” and “Lancia”.

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