1986 FIAT X1/9Review
Fiat Bertone X1/9 Is Awesome — the car isnt by any means fast, being 75 horse power, but it handles fantastic because it is mid engine and very low to the ground. it is doesnt break down often, but parts are difficult to get a hold of. it is a really fun car to drive! get one!
Pros: handles very good, targa top (removeable hard top), power windows, manual!
Cons: slow, problems with reverse and 3rd gear, no power steering or power breaks
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