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  • Restored
  • Overhauled 903cc 4-cylinder engine
  • Recently renewed black fabric soft top
  • Striking period-correct yellow livery

The Appeal

Irresistably smart, compact and swift on the road, the 850 Spider is a sportier version of Fiat's legendary coupe, uprated to match its high-speed lines while maintaining the driver's close contact between car and road. The 2nd generation of these only improved things further with the bigger, more capable 903cc I4 powerplant - replacing the original 843cc engine. 

his particular 1972 example stands out due to its restoration, carried out by a knowledgeable mechanic. The restoration process has been meticulously documented with photos and invoices, ensuring transparency and confidence in the quality of work done.

The car's striking yellow paintwork, paired with a newly renewed black fabric soft top, really suits those retro lines, while the overhauled 903cc 4-cylinder engine and revised 4-speed manual gearbox promise plenty of fun on the road.

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History and Paperwork

  • Registered in 1972
  • Restored by a mechanic with photo documentation
  • We're told the car comes with invoices detailing the restoration work
  • Currently indicates 481 miles on a five-figure odometer

The Condition

  • Bodywork presents well
  • The car is really brought out by that striking period-correct yellow paint
  • Wheels and tyres appear in good condition
  • Recently renewed black fabric soft top
  • Underside appears in fine order
  • Interior in neat condition with black faux leather upholstery and diamond-shaped stitching
  • No sign of any rips, tears or damage to the seats
  • Floors appear solid with only gentle signs of use to the carpets

The Mechanics

  • Overhauled 903cc I4 engine
  • 4-speed manual transmission
  • Revised gearbox
  • The car is driving, braking and shifting gears
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Vehicle specification
  • Year 1972
  • Make Fiat
  • Model 850 Spider
  • Colour Yellow
  • Odometer 481 Miles
  • Engine size 903
Auction Details
  • Seller Type Trade
  • Town Waalwijk
  • Country Netherlands
Bidding history
14 bids from 8 bidders
  • ug•••• €11,500 16/06/24
  • em•••• €11,250 16/06/24
  • ug•••• €11,000 16/06/24
  • La•••• €10,550 16/06/24
  • em•••• €10,300 16/06/24
  • ug•••• €10,000 16/06/24
  • ug•••• €8,000 16/06/24
  • em•••• €7,500 14/06/24
  • ta•••• €7,000 13/06/24
  • em•••• €6,000 12/06/24
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