1966 Fiat 500S

Welcome to Down On The Street, where we admire old vehicles found parked on the streets of the City That Rust Sorta Ignored: Denver, Colorado. Here's an Italian machine that befuddled my new neighborhood a few weeks ago.

1966 Fiat 500S

Yes, it's the Veggie Mobile! How? Why? What does it mean?

1966 Fiat 500S

Since Fiat made the 500 from about the time of Gaius Julius Caesar Augustus until last month (actually 1957 through 1977) and didn't make many year-to-year changes, I'm forced to guess the model year of this one; the bumpers and roof seem to indicate mid-to-late 60s, but chi può dirlo?

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