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By Giancarlo Genta, L. Morello
This paintings serves as a reference about the car chassis, i.e. every little thing that's inside of a motor vehicle other than the engine and the physique. it's the results of a decade of labor generally performed via the FIAT staff, who provided fabric, including different automobile businesses, and subsidized the paintings. the 1st quantity bargains with the layout of automobile parts and the second one quantity treats a few of the features of the layout of a car as a procedure.
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