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Too much? Chinese customer orders $670k gilded Fiat 500

by Noah Joseph (RSS feed) on Jan 22nd, 2011 at 10:05AM

The beauty of the Fiat 500 is that it's loaded with Italian style, but comes cheaper than anything this side of a Vespa. So if you were in the market, how much would you consider spending on a Cinquecento? $20K? Maybe $30k for a fully-loaded Abarth? How about €500,000? That's equivalent to about $670,000, and stands as the absurd price some anonymous Chinese businessman has apparently paid for a particularly opulent tacky example of the retro minicar. The order came to Fenice Milano, the Italian studio whose Liberace-grade work we've reported on previously. They started with a... Read More

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