The Italian Based automobile company Fiat has been around for years and was founded in 1899 by a group of investors. Like BMW, Fiat also used to produce aircraft engines, railroad engines and carriages, as well as military vehicles. Since 2009, Fiat has been making some incredible progress and has become the world’s ninth largest car maker in the world and the largest automobile manufacturer in Italy. Although the company started years ago in 1899, it took them a couple of years to get their foot into the door of the automobile industry and make a footprint of their own but they managed to do just that in 2009 with a huge accomplishment under their belt.
Fiat now produces cars around the world and although it is the largest market of cars in Italy, it is actually leading the market of cars in Brazil where they produce Fiat cars as well. China, France, Turkey, India and Serbia are all linked alliances and joint ventured of Fiat Group. Although the company has endured a split since 2010 into 2011, the Fiat name brand and companies alike have been continuing to flourish as well as revenue and profit are on the rise.
Fiat no longer produces every product they once used to produce but now they still produce automobiles, auto parts, production systems, commercial vehicles, and newspapers. Fiat has come a long way from their production of automobiles back then to automobiles now. Let’s take a look at the first ever Fiat car to the most current Fiat car to discover the tremendous progress that the Fiat Group became a part of throughout the years.
3 1/2 CV (First Fiat car)
The Fiat 3 1/2 CV was the first car to be built by Fiat and although it was the first car only eight copies of the actual car were built and produced. The car was said to represent a Benz in its contemporary style but the cars were built-in Turin and had a boxer twin-engine to power the car.
2013 Fiat 500 (Latest Car Model)
The 2013 Fiat 500 is the latest car to hit the market for Fiat. Priced around $16 to $22 thousand, the Fiat 500 definitely has its own little Italian style and vibe to it. A little piece of Italy in America. The car is a subcompact two-door hatchback. They are available in different trim levels and have a MultiAir four-cylinder engine that produces over 101 horsepower. Seating is for four passengers only and comes with seven airbags to protect every passenger within the car itself. Upgraded features like the GPS system TomTom and others are available for the Fiat 500 and to say the least, the Fiat 500 is one great little car to have. The 2013 Fiat 500 is a huge accomplishment in advancement of technology when it comes to the Fiat Group starting with just the Fiat 3 1/2 CV.
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