I’m too tired to go through all the pics I took so have some 124 Spider.
Surprise, it was great. Double surprise, dealers still suck.
Curse you Fiat North America, I would have gave you my real consumer dollars. Now I’m (still) debating how long the Crossfire will hold together and how long to wait for some 124 Abarth depreciation.
How bad could it be?
“Between the idea and reality...falls the Shadow.” Talking about a car isn’t quite like discussing the horrors of war and nuclear weapons, but T.S. Eliot’s work wouldn’t be so quoted if it didn’t apply to multiple parts of life. We all might know it better as “don’t meet your heroes”. Life is never as we picture it,…
Had FCA gone ahead with the plan of making the Fiata an Alfa Romiata, we would have recieved 50th anniversary launch editions commemorating 1966 production start date of the original Alfa Romeo Spider. However, since all Alfa’s must be built in Italy, Fiat got the car and avoided breaking the contract with Mazda. It…
Took off the Chrome Rocker Spears on my Fiat 124 spider to finish up welding some new panels in behind the doors.
Oh and it looks like a limited edition gets a grill badge.
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1972 Fiat 124 Spider
Fiat 124 Spider - 1978 - $5500 (Great Falls, MT) 1978 Fiat 124 Spider