Classic Car Catalogue

  Pininfarina 1978


Ecos – Turin
Lancia Gamma Cabriolet
Studio CNR – Turin
Jaguar XJ Spider – Birmingham Motor Show 

Ecos. Study for an environmentally-friendly electric city car, realised in co-operation with the Fiat Research Centre. The ecological sensibility would become only later of wide interest.

Jaguar XJ Spider.




CNR. Compasso d'Oro Award 1979 for this Ideal Aerodynamic Shape, outcome of a theoretical experimental research project promoted by the National Research Italian Council. The outstanding drag coefficient (CD=0,20) allowed to achieve a substantial reduction in fuel consumption.

Lancia Gamma T-roof