1970-1979 years

Model of the car: Aston Martin Lagonda, 1976

Outsiders would never have guessed that the company behind the spectacular sedan pulling crowds ten-deep…

Model of the car: Lotus Esprit, 1977

No two-seater, mid-engined sports car in the world has had a longer life than the…

Model of the car: Lepoix Ding, 1975

The French-born industrial designer Louis Lepoix was probably best known for his commercial vehicles and…

Model of the car: AMC Pacer, 1975

Caught out by the fuel crisis of the mid-1970s, US carmakers simply did not offer…

Model of the car: Zagato Zele 1000, 1972

Throughout the 1950s and 1960s, Italian coachbuilder Zagato was a byword for motoring excitement—a dream…