1950–1959 years

Model of the car: Lincoln Futura concept, 1955

The iconic Batmobile of the 1966 Batman TV series, starring Adam West and Burt Ward,…

Model of the car: Damolnar Bisiluro, 1955

Here’s a positive catamaran of a car. The Bisiluro had twin, cigar-shaped “hulls,” with the…

Model of the car: Citroen DS, 1955

The Citroën DS has an extraordinary mystique—an ability to induce the misty-eyed reverie more normally…

Model of the car: Ghia Gilda Streamline X, 1955

This extreme study in automobile aerodynamics was the center of attention at the 1955 Turin…

Model of the car: Mercedes-Benz W196, 1954

Mercedes-Benz made a spectacular return to top-level motor sport in 1954, 20 years after the…