May 22nd Battista “Pinin” Farina founded Carrozzeria
Pinin Farina in Turin. The company was designed to build special
car bodies for individual customers or in small production runs.
The company has one hundred and fifty employees on a covered area
of 9250 square meters in corso Trapani. In June, the following
news appear on an automobile periodical: “And now the
popular nickname “Pinin” used by the whole of the
Turin motoring world when talking about Farina, was officialy
about to become used throughout the country, as a result of the
recent company changes which led to the founding of S.A.
Carrozzeria Pinin Farina“.