Car Names - Hudson Jet, AMC Hornet and more


Few things in the development of a new car are more crucial than the name. In the case of a bland or mediocre car, it’s the last chance the marketers have to generate some buzz. That may well be why some of the most ordinary cars have wound up with some of the fiercest and flashiest names. Here are five of our favorite inappropriately named cars:

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2013/03/22/misleading-cars