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Giugiaro Quaranta taxi concept picks up fares in Rome

by Noah Joseph (RSS feed) on May 13th, 2010 at 9:58AM

Hail a taxi in most American cities, and what are you likely to ride in? A Ford Crown Vic, maybe a minivan or an Escape Hybrid. But a few lucky residents of Rome had something decidedly more exotic recently when stoic carrozzeria Italdesign-Giugiaro outfitted its Quaranta concept with a meter, dome light and white paintjob to pull taxi duty around the Italian capital. Brave of them – have you ever tried navigating the overcrowded streets of Rome on anything larger than a Vespa? Good luck. The Quaranta concept was unveiled at the 2008 Geneva Motor Show to commemorate the design... Read More

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