It is not a showcar but a research for a two seats Coupé and central engine thought for a daily production of 50 cars, for USA market.
Presented a few months after Saab 9000, Thema is the original matrix of the project "Type 4", the first great European joint-venture among Lancia, Saab, Fiat and Alfa Romeo.
Developed on the same chassis of three box berline Marlin, the research for space-wagon cars goes on.
A romantic name for Bontempi's new electronic organ
After the Esprit in 1982, a new cooperation with Lotus for an aggressive two seats Coupé, sophisticated and powerful.