1975 Fiat 124 Spider Review
My 1975 124 Spider — I bought this car used and almost un-running. After some work, I got it up a going. She does not really like to start after sitting for awhile, but once she does, she runs like a champ. The current rattle can rust proofing paint job lacks beauty, but is functional.
Pros: Top down fun, dependable, handles pretty well for a car that is 33 years old.
Cons: Not pretty right now, does not like to start after extended down time.
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