European Car Styling - Car Design


With its rear-mounted air-cooled engine and taut lines, the 1960 Chevrolet Corvair was perhaps the most overt example of European influence on an American car. A look back to the 1960s-1980s reveals a number of other examples, notably from GM, that showed a less blatant though still strong link to “the continent” while retaining American character.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2013/12/10/postcards-from-europe