1955 Fiat 600

Mille Miglia

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1955
  • Mileage 
    3 067 km / 1 906 mi
  • Car type 
    Saloon
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Restored
  • Interior colour 
    Grey
  • Number of doors 
    2
  • Number of seats 
    4
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Green
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

General Information

Brand: Fiat
Type: 600
Mileage: 3,067 km
Price: On request
Mille Miglia Eligible: Yes

History

The Fiat 600 is a rear-engine, water-cooled car, manufactured and marketed by Fiat from 1955 to 1969 in Turin. The car was only 3.22 m long, its all-new design was the first unibody and rear-engined Fiat.

Car description

This Fiat 600 was sold new to a doctor from a village near Perugia, Mr. Antonio Forini. He was a friend of the famous driver Mr. Attilio Brandi, who raced Mille Miglia several times with, among others, OSCA, Stanguellini and Ermini. Brandi and Forini raced the Mille Miglia together in 1955.
After racing the Millie Miglia, the car was sold to people in Livorno, Pisa and Lecce
In 2017-2018, this car underwent a nut and bolt restoration in Tuscany.

Documentation

Original Mille Miglia documents from 1955 and complete restoration overview available. Also books and tools available.