Lot 216

Driving into Summer

1964 Fiat 500 Jolly Conversion


$77,000 USD | Sold

United States | Costa Mesa, California



Chassis No.
120 133870
  • Professional recreation of Fiat and Ghia's famous open-top conversion
  • Built from Fiat Giardiniera in fully documented restoration totaling 1,000 hours
  • Body work completed by Domenico Petrolo in Italy
  • Powered by original 499-cc engine from Fiat 500D
  • Traditional Ghia methods used to reinforce Giardiniera body shell
  • Correctly chopped A-pillars with uncut, rounded windshield
  • Iconic Venetian Midollino seats made of hand-picked wood from Italy
  • Wearing light blue color in period-correct “Celeste 403” Fiat paint
  • New Old Stock accessories including chrome outside bonnet lock
  • Fitted with new suspension components, new whitewall tires
  • Braking and steering systems returned to factory specifications
  • Full synchromesh gearbox installed in original case; top speed over 110 km/h
  • Mechanical restoration by Pieroni Giorgio of Gieffe Auto, Italy
Addendum: Please note the title for this lot is in transit. A 4-6 week delay is expected.