BricklinSV-1 - Canada’s Sports Car | Hagerty Articles


If the Corvette is America’s sports car, then the Bricklin SV-1—love or hate it—is Canada’s.

Built in New Brunswick beginning in 1974, the project was a massive financial failure, and the car has also made numerous “worst cars” lists. But there’s something undeniably cool about the Bricklin’s exotic-looking and often brightly colored fiberglass/acrylic bodywork, its forward-thinking safety features, and its gullwing doors, which conjure thoughts of the Mercedes 300SL.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/Articles/2017/05/23/bricklin-sv-1