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Aircraft and spacecraft have influenced automobile design since the debut of the Flash Gordon serials in 1936. After WWII, designers incorporated jet fighter styling into the automobiles of tomorrow. Bubbletops, similar to those covering cockpits of fighter jets and spaceships, were used on concept, custom, and production cars from major manufacturers to customizers such as Darryl Starbird. Check out this list of some of history’s most iconic, collector favorites.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2012/08/07/Bubbletop-Cars-futuristic-cars-from-the-past