Posts by this Author: Mossy Fiat

The 1968 Alfa Romeo Carabo Concept Car!


Since the dawn of the automobile—or at the very least, the birth of the Curved Dash Oldsmobile in 1901—the industry has drifted toward non-rectilinear shapes. Even the phone-booth-upright Ford Model T featured as many round forms as Henry Ford deemed financially prudent. For those of us born in the 1970s, the angular machines we grew up with seemed normal and modern; anything curvaceous was obviously archaic.
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The 2016 Fiat 500X earns the 2016 Top Safety Pick+

Fiat's newest little SUV is a rising star in the brand's lineup: the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety today named the 2016 Fiat 500X a Top Safety Pick Plus, the agency's highest honor. The designation is in stark contrast to the score awarded to its sibling, the 500L. That small hatchback received the lowest rating of poor in the small front overlap test, disqualifying it from Safety Pick status.
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USA TODAY praises Fiat’s Uconnnect system for its simplicity


As we become more reliant on our smartphones, car companies that do a good job integrating them into vehicles’ communication, audio and navigation systems have a huge advantage.

It shouldn’t be asking too much to get into a car, turn the radio on and tune to a station without reading the owner’s manual, but frequently it is. So automakers are trying to make their systems as…
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