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Thread: Legends on Wheels

  1. #1
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    Legends on Wheels

    Automotive News Europe is going to celebrate the 125th anniversary of the automobile by selecting the most legendary cars. They've selected a list of 10 cars from each decade, and we can all vote on it. It's a strange mix of cars. I have no idea how they define "legend" when it comes to cars, but here is the list broken down by decade:

    Before 1900:
    Benz Velo
    Daimler Riemenwagen
    Peugeot Typ 10
    Renault Voiturette
    Daimler Stahlradwagen
    Benz Patent-Motorwagen
    Peugeot Typ 2
    Peugeot Typ 1 Dampfwagen
    Opel Patentwagen System Lutzmann
    Daimler Motorkutsche

    Cadillac Osceola
    Horch Torpedo
    Opel Doktorwagen
    Renault AS
    Lohner Porsche
    Mercedes "Dernburg-Wagen"
    Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost
    Fiat 16-20 HP
    Ford Model T
    Mercedes 35 PS

    Alfa 24 HP
    Mercedes Knight
    Blitzen Benz
    Peugeot Bebe
    Audi Typ A
    Lancia Theta
    Stutz Bearcat
    Audi Typ C "Alpensieger"
    Cadillac Self Starter
    Hispano Suiza

    Renault NN (6CV)
    Rolls-Royce Phantom
    Maybach W3
    Mercedes 6/25 PS and 10/40 HP
    Bugatti 35
    Lancia Lamba
    Bentley Speed 6
    Audi 18/70 PS Typ M Pullman-Limousine
    Opel Laubfrosch
    Peugeot Typ 1961

    Fiat 500 Topolino
    Cadillac V16
    Opel Kadett
    BMW 315
    Chrysler Imperial
    Mercedes Typ 500K
    Peugeot 402
    CitroŽn Traction Avant
    Skoda 633
    Chevrolet Suburban

    VW Kšfer
    Ferrari 125 C Sport
    CitroŽn 2CV
    Porsche 356
    Ford Taunus
    Willys-Overland Jeep
    VW Cabriolet
    Renault 4CV
    Land Rover Serie1
    Ford F-Serie

    Mercedes 300SL
    VW Transporter
    Chevrolet Corvette
    CitroŽn DS
    BMW Isetta
    Fiat 500
    Volvo PV 544
    Alfa Romeo Giulietta
    Toyota Land Cruiser

    Aston Martin DB5
    BMW 02er-Baureihe
    Mercedes Benz W114
    Ford Mustang
    Opel GT
    Jaguar E-Type
    Renault 4
    Porsche 911
    Ford Escort
    Alfa Romeo Giulia

    Renault 5
    Audi 80
    CitroŽn SM
    Toyota Celica
    Saab 900
    Mercedes S-Klasse
    VW Golf
    BMW M1
    Range Rover
    Volvo 240

    Chysler Voyager
    Audi Quattro
    Ferrari 288 GTO
    Suzuki LJ 80
    Fiat Panda
    Renault Espace
    Audi 200
    Peugeot 205
    Mazda MX-5
    Mercedes 190

    Audi TT
    Audi A8 D2
    Renault Scenic
    Toyota Prius
    Renault Twingo
    Honda Insight
    BMW Z3
    VW 3-Liter Lupo
    Smart ForTwo
    Mercedes-Benz A-Klasse

    Porsche Cayenne
    Bentley Continental GT
    Tesla Roadster
    Nissan 350Z
    VW Phaeton
    Dacia Logan
    Chevy Volt/Opel Ampera
    Mercedes SLS AMG

  2. #2
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    Re: Legends on Wheels

    celica made it in 70-79.. nice..

  3. #3
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    Re: Legends on Wheels

    Quote Originally Posted by e-at_me
    celica made it in 70-79.. nice..
    ... it is. Not sure how they could've called that over the z though or the corolla. And I would've thought the twin turbo z would've made more of an impact over the 350z.
    Also no acura? That was a game changer.
    No hemi?

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