Fiat Ritmo is the small car, produced by a company Fiat from 1978 to 1988. A car was projected by the Italian designer company Gruppo Bertone and on the Turin motor show in 1978, when to public a car was presented, many counted up him one of interesting small domestic cars. In 1979 a car took the second place in a competition the European car of year. To Great Britain, Canada and USA a car was supplied under the name Fiat Strada. About 1 790 000 cars are produced in all.
Technologically, most important in the production of Ritmo was a not car, and new method of conveyer production, mastered by a company Fiat, : assembling of car practically on all stages came true by means of robots, that reflected in itself and the advertisement slogan of car "Handbuilt by robots".Fiat Ritmo was produced in a period from 1978 to 1988. In 1982 Fiat Ritmo suffered external changes that touched front and back part of car. All versions except base got new front headlights consisting of two round headlights on every side(at base still set on one round headlight on parties, for the exception of Great Britain, where all versions had the doubled headlights).
Back headlights changed also. Model 105TC got the new finishing of salon, renewed device panel and new back spoiler. 1982 a year was also marked appearance of version 130TC Abarth, that was worked out on a base, before the produced version, 125TC. In a new model a 2-with a capacity of one the liter engine was finished off and power made him already 130 horsepowers. High speed of car grew to 195 km/h, and acceleration to 100 km/h began to occupy only 8 seconds. In 1988 the production of Fiat Ritmo was stopped, and on changing a new model came him under the name Fiat