Innovation is constantly happening, with the latest cars, boasting exciting new savvy updates. Yet few cars can compare to the classic beauties that were created in the 50’s era. Due to our excitement, we have decided to highlights some of the most influential and important models from this decade.
1950 Jaguar XK120
What a beauty! William Lyons, the owner of Jaguar, was responsible for the design of this baby. This a car just oozes an air of suave and sophistication with its stunning lines. It also had a 3.4-liter, double-overhead-cam inline-six that produced 160 brake horsepower. This automobile was originally only intended to be a limited edition, but due to such high demand, it led to a high production.
1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS
This shimmering beauty shows off a 454 cubic inch engine with an insane 500 units of horsepower. The 1970 Chevelle can go from 0-62 in just six seconds flat. Yep, you read that right! This absolute stunner had drivers going wild after it, and it is no surprise why.
1957 Ford Thunderbird
Just look at that smooth operator! The two-seater Thunderbird was made in response to Chevy’s introduction of the Corvette. This in its heyday, was the ultimate in luxury car, even outselling the Chevy’s sports car. The car boasted a 312 cu.-in., 5.1-liter V8 that produced 245 horsepower. The color of this baby is on point.