TITLE

Family man most prolific designer of 20th century

AUTHOR(S)
Ciferri, Luca
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;12/18/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5908, p20N
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Pays tribute to Giorgetto Giugiaro, head of the Italian automobile design company called Italdesign-Giugiaro SpA. How Giugiaro's Maserati Ghibli and De Tomaso Mangusta cars influenced sports car design in Europe in the 1970s; Association with Asian carmakers; Number of production cars and prototypes designed at Italdesign.
ACCESSION #
3983406

 

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