The structure, as happens in architecture, has become an aesthetic element. This is the explanation of the undulation of the side bands which are repeated on the steel sheet of the doors, the upper part of the dashboard and all the pillars of the passenger compartment which are simply painted in the color of the car, the visible door hinges, the grille made but cutting the steel sheet. The Panda was born in 1976 and the first figurines were made in August of the same year. “Fiat imposed weights, costs and engine. “We have defined pitch and size, as well as the product. We submitted to Fiat an analysis of the weights, dimensions and costs compared to the other models of the group and the competitors. The decisions came after an analysis of current aesthetics, exceptional habitability and, above all, the results achieved in terms of weight and cost,” continues Giugiaro.