What you’re right here is the Fiat 126 Imaginative and prescient, an unbiased design research from the Italian MA-DE Studio that imagined what a contemporary EV reincarnation of the basic Italian metropolis automotive would seem like.
The 126 Imaginative and prescient is the primary automotive design venture of the studio’s co-founder Andrea Della Vecchia, who penned the concept collectively along with his assistant Giuseppe Cafarelli.
“With this 126 Imaginative and prescient we’ve determined to protect, adopting a brand new interpretation, the contour and a few unmistakable stylistic parts, such because the roof tapered on the rear and the squared headlights dominated by the character line that surrounds the automobile,” mentioned Vecchia.
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The idea retains the unmistakable form of the original 126, with the sq. entrance finish that includes a clamshell-type bonnet, a pair of LED headlights, and only a small grille within the decrease part of the bumper.
The clear however lovely design continues on the perimeters, the place you’ll discover simply the door handles sit flush with the bodywork and simply two character traces, with the higher one operating round the entire automobile. The rear finish contains a pair of LED taillights and a big rear glass identical to the unique mannequin.
The Fiat 126 is an iconic mannequin for the Italian automaker and one which has left an enormous mark on European clients. The tiny metropolis automotive was conceived because the successor of the original 500, and it was first launched on the 1972 Turin Auto Present.
It was in-built many factories round Europe, with most of them popping out of Poland as Polski Fiat 126p the place manufacturing led to 2000. In whole, nearly 4.7 million examples of the tiny Fiat 126 had been made.
Small electrical vehicles with a retro design is nothing new, with Fiat having already turned the 500 into an EV and the Honda E gaining extra followers by the minute. Many carmakers would like to have Fiat’s wealthy historical past with small vehicles, however sadly the Italian carmaker is caught milking the five hundred and solely that.
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