1971 Fiat 500 Giannini TV (Turismo Veloce)

Lot: 445

Sold for (£): 12,432
Offered for sale is a 0.5L 1971 Fiat 500 Giannini TV (Turismo Veloce) manual that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 132 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

An extremely rare and genuine Fiat 500 Giannini TV... 

  • Nut and bolt restoration. Retains some original-finish Giannini parts for authenticity
  • Original Italian log book warranting the Giannini pedigree. Certificate of Authentication from Fiat
  • Giannini references on the hub caps, steering wheel, carpets, engine cover and sump
  • Engine fully rebuilt to Giannini specification in Italy by a time-served Fiat expert
  • The engine bay is immaculate and impressive. All original tools and jack are present
  • UK registered, LHD. Only covered five miles with its current owner and only 20 since the restoration


Lot Details

Registration: TSX 452K RHD/LHD: Left Hand Drive
Year: 1971 Engine size: 0.5L
Make: Fiat Odometer reading (miles): 20
Model: 500 Giannini TV (Turismo Veloce) MOT expiry: 2019-07-16
Warranted: No Chassis number: 6086116

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 132 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


In excellent condition inside and out, The underside of the car is as good as the main body. The front Giannini badge has some original patina but has been retained for authenticity.


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Fully rebuilt and refreshed to Giannini specification in Italy by a time-served Fiat expert. The engine bay is immaculate and impressive.


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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Excellent. Fully restored.

Vehicle History


Previously family owned and maintained for over 40 years. Never been offered for sale on the open market. Photos of the restoration, the original Italian Log Book warranting the Giannini pedigree and Certificate of Authentication from Fiat.


About the Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history