Fiat's 2001 replacement for the Brava/Bravo ushers in a radical new modular construction concept that eventually will be applied to every passenger model within Fiat Auto. Code-named Project 192, the new “platform” uses a traditional pressed steel floorpan with a steel space frame bearing the body panels. Built on Fiat's C-D platform, it also forms the basis for the successors to the Fiat Marea, the new Alfa Romeo 156 and, stretched in wheelbase and track, the next Alfa 166 and the ...

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