The future has passed: 1975 Fiat 850 T by Bertone

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In the period from the early 70s to the early 80s, when the twenty-first century began to be seen at the horizon, the world of commercial and industrial design was driven to seek new forms and interpretations of everyday and non-everyday objects.

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Obviously the automotive world was not impervious to these trends, and as had happened for the previous decades, Italian design was on its high horse, especially with Pininfarina and Bertone: the latter built this prototype van based on a Fiat 850 T chassis and engine, both solid and reliable.

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Obviously what Bertone intervened on is the bodywork: this (one-off) van was designed thinking of using it to make external visitors take factory tours, so here is the presence of large glass surfaces, air conditioning and luxurious leather interiors: by the way, the combination of colors is very elegant. Last but not least, the seller says that this van is completely original and working. Find it for sale at €85,000 (today $95,500) here in Perugia, Italy.

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