Small, cute and agile - those are the attributes that helped the Autobianchi A112 lay the groundwork for a new model segment.When it was introduced in the fall of 1969, car lovers got more than just an Italian version of Britain's Mini. Produced by Fiat subsidiary Autobianchi, the A112 was the first truly driveable supermini. We hit the road with an A112 with a 44 horse power, transversely mounted four-cylinder engine.
Vintage: Hebmüller Convertibles - Borgward Hansa 1500 and VW Beetle | drive it
The Borgward Hansa 1500 was unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show in 1949. It
blew away the German competition from the likes of Opel and Mercedes. They
only had models based on old, pre-war models from the 30s in their sales
lots.The Hansa was produced as a sedan, station wagon, box van and even a
four-door luxury convertible, with a Hebmüller car body. The same
manufacturer also transformed the VW Beetle into an iconic convertible. We
take a look at the two heavenly creations from the 50s.
vintage: The 1968 BMW 1600 ti touring sedan | drive it
The souped-up 1.6-liter, 4-cylinder engine produces 150 horsepower. Not a great deal
by today's standards, but out on the track this 42-year-old car shows its
special qualities.A tight suspension, excellent balance and precise
steering keep the rear-wheel drive steady through the tightest turns. drive
it! tests whether the car can live up to modern standards.
FIAT/Autobianchi engine rebuild
You can find many videos on Youtube about finished engines and their
starting attempts. But how should rebuild and assemble properly a
850/903/956 ccm FIAT/Autobianchi/SEAT block? We show it here! (Of course
there are slight differences between the engines mentioned above, but
basically can be considered as the same.)
Restauro Bianchina Autobianchi Berlina Prima Serie 1964
Restauro di una Bianchina berlina prima serie del 1964. Per questo lavoro
ci sono volute più di 700 ore lavorative, ma il risultato e stato poi
ripagato con la targa Oro Asi. Per tutti quelli che vogliono approfondire
il lavoro che è stato fatto alla mia Bianchina, ed altri lavori in fase di
restauro possono collegarsi al sito, www.silvanocasetlletti.com, ci sono
molti lavori on-line in work in progress.
Rétromobile 2010 : Autobianchi A112 Elegant série 2 de 1973
Matthieu de Cagny, secrétaire général de l'Autobianchi Club de France,
présente l'Autobianchi A112 Elegant Série 2 de 1987.
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A112 Lower End Tour.wmv
Here's a quick tour of the bottom end of the Autobianchi A112 engine that
is being assembled for the Costa Mesa R&D Automotive Machine prepared Fiat
850 Sedan. You asked for it, here it is! www.engine-machining.com (949)