1950–1959 years

Model of the car: Aurora, 1956

The Aurora wasn’t quite the first experimental “safety” car. That accolade goes to “Survival Car…

Model of the car: Renault Etoile Filante, 1956

The two buzz phrases in the global car industry of the 1950s were “aerodynamics” and…

Model of the car: Pontiac XP-200 Club De Mer, 1956

After all the space-age excess that had characterized the so-called “dream cars” paraded by General…

Model of the car: Oldsmobile Golden Rocket, 1956

One of the stars of General Motors 1956 Motorama line-up, this space-age dream car certainly…

Model of the car: Powerdrive, 1956

In the arcane world of British microcars, David Gottlieb is a near-mythical figure. The designer…