Re: Why italian ?

From: Sabino Maggi (
Date: Fri May 05 2000 - 10:38:02 CEST

On Thu, 4 May 2000, Tom Poindexter wrote:

> I have to tell folks all the time that 'Fiat' doesn't
> necessarily mean 'Failure in Italian Automotive Technology.'

FIAT has a very bad consumers' image worldwide. There is an acronym also
in German: "Fehler In Alle Teule" (errors/problems in every component,
very nice, well germans have BMW, Mercedes and Audi, no comparison is
Maybe there is something similar also in french and danish and in... (you
can choose).

Hope this helps the discussion ;-)))

-- Sabino

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