American-Influenced European Cars - Car Designs


For decades, American car enthusiast media held up European cars as the benchmarks for American manufacturers to follow, at least in terms of design and dynamics. Meanwhile, European carmakers of all stripes offered a few cars with decidedly American character and style. Results varied from inspired to insipid. Here’s are some examples of both.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2013/12/11/american-influenced