1960-1969 years

Model of the car: Studebaker Avanti, 1963

Conceived as an image-booster for the ailing Studebaker company, the fiberglass Avanti was a striking…

Model of the car: Shelby Ac Cobra 427, 1962

The Cobra was “invented” by Carroll Shelby, a Texas farmer and racing fanatic, who aimed…

Model of the car: Ford Mustang I, 1962

The Ford Mustang might have become another esoteric oddball in the footnotes of motoring history,…

Model of the car: Chevrolet Corvette Mako Shark Xp-755, 1962

It’s one of the legendary stories of American car history—how, one day, head of General…

Model of the car: Renault 4, 1961

As Renault’s response to the utilitarian Citroën 2CV, the 4 was a long time coming,…