1970-1979 years

Model of the car: Fiat ESV 1500, 1972

The impetus for Fiat’s attempt to create the safest possible city car came from the…

Model of the car: Nasa Lunar Roving Vehicle, 1971

Four of these ‘“cars” were made, and for each minute they were driven for their…

Model of the car: Lamborghini Countach, 1971

Lamborghini’s Countach eclipsed even the company’s earlier Miura model as the ultimate exotic sports car.

Model of the car: Sommer Joker, 1970

The car world went beach buggy crazy in the late 1960s, inspired by California’s surf…

Model of the car: Costin Amigo, 1970

Frank Costin was an eccentric, chainsmoking engineer whose mastery of aerodynamics—gleaned in the aircraft industry—made…