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Fiat Phylla

The Fiat Phylla concept car was unveiled in 2008 by the Italian car manufacture Fiat. Originally expected to form the basis of a production car in 2010,[1] it remains a concept city car. The Phylla name means "leaf" in ancient Greek.


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Project team

The Phylla was developed by Centro Ricerche Fiat (which as vehicle project leader was responsible for the technical and architectural decisions involved in developing the demonstrator vehicle) in combination with the Piedmont regional administration (which sponsored and funded the project), the Environment Park (which helped define and select innovative technologies for the environment) and the Politecnico di Torino (responsible for the overall management of the project and coordination of the partners).[4][5]


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  2. ^ "Green Car News > Photos > Fiat Phylla". Autoblog Green. Retrieved 15 April 2012. 
  3. ^ "Green Special: Fiat Phylla". Inside Line. 15 September 2009. Retrieved 15 April 2012. 
  4. ^ "Sustainability Report" (PDF). Fiat. Retrieved 15 April 2012. 
  5. ^ Yoney, Domenick (2008-05-26). "VIDEO: Fiat Phylla powered by sunshine — Autoblog Green". Retrieved 2009-09-16.