Carrozzeria Castagna

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Carrozzeria Castagna S.r.l.
Società a responsabilità limitata
FoundedMilan, Italy (1849)
Key people
Carlo Castagna (Founder)
Servicescustom-built vehicles

Carrozzeria Castagna is an Italian coachbuilding company based in Milan, Italy


The company history began in 1849 when Carlo Castagna bought the Ferrari coachbuilding business. Carrozzeria Castagna built the first coach automobile with a combustion engine (Benz quadricycle).[citation needed]

Later the company worked with larger car manufacturers, including: Isotta Fraschini, Duesenberg, Alfa Romeo, Lancia, and Mercedes-Benz.[1]

The original company ceased in 1954.[2]

1939 Alfa Romeo 6C Castagna Berlinetta

The company name was revived twice in the 1990s.[3] The latest works of the company include the Mini (BMW).[1]

Carrozzeria Castagna Imperial Landaulet


  1. ^ a b "12.03.2006 Carrozzeria Castagna". Retrieved 2007-12-04.
  2. ^ "Carrozzeria Castagna & C." Retrieved 2010-02-19.
  3. ^ "Carrozzeria Castagna S.r.l." Archived from the original on 2007-07-21. Retrieved 2007-12-27.

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