1973 Fiat 850 Reviews

1973 Fiat 850 from North America

Model year1973
Year of manufacture1973
First year of ownership1973
Most recent year of ownership1982
Engine and transmission Manual
Distance when acquired0 miles
Most recent distance48000 miles

General Comments:

My first car. Loved it. Lost my virginity in it. When it died and they towed it to the yard, I cried like a child.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Don't Know

Review Date: 20th April, 2009

26th Mar 2010, 12:17

How in the World do you lose your virginity in a Fiat 850 Sort Spider?! There's hardly enough room to crack a cheek & fart in, let alone have sex - unless you were on the bonnet, and in that case, I can see where this activity may be plausible.

1973 Fiat 850 Spider 903cc from North America

Year of manufacture1973
Engine and transmission 903cc
Performance marks 5 / 10
Reliability marks 2 / 10
Comfort marks 4 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 5 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
4.0 / 10


Clutch (twice), brakes, carburettor, heater valve, pretty much the whole electrical system

General Comments:

Definitely not a daily driver, however - great fun to drive when everything is in operating order.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 1st March, 1998

Average review marks: 4.0 / 10, based on 2 reviews