The Fiat 124 was a small family car produced in the years 1966-1974. It was available in 4 possible body styles and it: a 4-door sedan, a 5-door station wagon, a 2-door coupe and a spider. On the basis of this car was later produced VAZ 2101 or otherwise called jiggly. After its introduction in 1966, in which Fiat filmed a car parachuting out of a plane, the Fiat 124 became European Car of the Year in 1967. It was available with 5 engines ranging from the 1.2-liter I4 with 59 hp (44 kW) to the 1.8-liter I4 with 126 hp (94 kW). It had a 4-speed manual transmission. A 5-speed was also available, but only for the Special T model. The T Special, with a 1.4-litre engine and 79bhp (59kW), was able to reach a top speed of 160 km/h (160 mph).