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    Half a century young. The New Cars of 1972. Part Two

    A number of cars are celebrating their fiftieth anniversary this year. That's a decent number, because 1972 brought a lot of new car models. Traditionally, we put a number of newcomers from the past in the spotlight. Today we present part two, with two new Italians from then: the Fiat 126 and the Lancia Beta. In October 1972 debuted Read more

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    Fiat 126 as bycatch

    The Fiat 126 (type 126) was a (tight) four-seater city car with the rear engine, which was introduced by Fiat at the Turin Motor Show in October 1972 as a replacement for the Fiat 500. The 126 had the same wheelbase and many of the same mechanical parts and layout with the Fiat 500, with a revised, slightly larger body designed by Sergio Sartorelli. Read more