The Carrozzeria Ghia SpA [' gia ] (not [' dʒia ] ) is an Italian design company, specializing in the design of design studies and prototypes of cars. The company was founded in 1921 by Giacinto Ghia in Turin.
Ghia made a name for himself as Karosserier of extravagant vehicles whose platform of Alfa Romeo, Fiat and Lancia came. After the Second World War, they sought the U.S. major manufacturer as the target group because of its market for costly studies was not receptive enough. You come to terms with Ford designed the studies for the Lincoln Futura, the Chrysler Norseman and then manufactured in large series Karmann Ghia at the technical base of the VW Beetle.
Ghia always produced only single pieces or small series as the Ghia 450 in the 1960s, Alejandro de Tomaso took over the company's fortunes. During this phase of the De Tomaso Pantera was. After De Tomaso had its shares sold to Ford in 1970, featured the renowned name " Ghia " the Top Features of Ford models.
Today Ghia engaged in the development of design studies for Ford
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