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Encounter with Michelotti (Contessa)
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Mission - Handed down to next gene ratio in the footsteps of Hino Contessa 1300 just two years and seven months!
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History
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The descent of Hino to Contessa 1300
Major events about Contessa 1300

New - Hino's Dream、Entrusting to Contessa
1. Contessa 1300 which bets future of the company
1.1 Debut to year of Tokyo Olympics
1.2 The straw of barley hat which could be sold in large quantities
1.3 Announcement - Car of tomorrow from Torino, Italy
1.4 Tokyo motor show which designates liberalize of Japan's trade as before
2. Count lady (Contessa) to created
2.1 The Origin, Hoshiko-ism
2.2 Why was Renault 4CV selected?
2.3 Technical acquisition to complete domestic production
2.4 The parting with Renault
2.5 Appearance of a special night‐duty squad
3. Encounter with Michelotti
3.1 At Torino bar
3.2 The Contessa 1300 plan
3.3 Gift of Michelotti - 900 Sprint
3.4 The marketing plan which goes out
4. The birth of Contessa 1300
4.1 Creating high quality RR engine
4.2 Exciting argument with Michelotti
4.3 Towarding to the completion of Contessa 1300
5. The challenge of Count lady (Contessa)
5.1 First Japanese Grand Prix conquest
5.2 Challenge and company team is organized
5.3 New GT Proto and New Engine
5.4 Wining in the first round at Fuji Motor Speedway
6. The Yankee who became the samurai
6.1 A come‐from‐behind victory of the wonder which goes out
6.2 Race will sells the car!
6.3 Pete Brock Project
6.4 Victory! L.A. Times grand prix
7. The history where the samurai is cut off
7.1 Run maneuvers of "Pete's dream"
7.2 Secret project
7.3 Directing to 4th Japanese grand prix
7.4 Beginning an introduction of tragedy
8. Conclusion: Count lady (Contessa) of tragedy
8.1 Interim of BC (Nissan&Toyota) war and car import freeing
8.2 Elegance competition(Concours de Elegance)
8.3 The next model plan which is enthusiastic
8.4 The time to descition
Verification & Summary
8. Conclusion: Count lady (Contessa) of tragedy
Verification & Summary
New - Hino's Dream、Entrusting to Contessa
(In Working:2004.07.23)
3. Encounter with Michelotti
3.1 At Torino bar 3.3 Gift of Michelotti - 900 Sprint
3.2 The Contessa 1300 plan 3.4 The marketing plan which goes out
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3. Encounter with Michelotti


In 1959, Hino Motors, Ltd. (hereafter Hino) renamed from Hino Diesel industry K.K. to Hino automobile K.K. This was something which both oneself and others recognizes the fact that they aim toward the comprehensive automaker including the small-sized car from the full-sized car manufacturer. While such as that, the development of Contessa 1300, long-awaited upper-class car had already started in 1960 that is time before the completion of the development of pure domestic small-sized car Contessa 900.

CONTESSA 1300 image sketch in one's Michelotti own hand which feels youthfulness compulsorily. Date signed is 1961.12.18. (Click a picture for enlargement)

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