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What car do you find beautiful?

Asked by lucillelucillelucille (34325points) February 27th, 2020

I’d have to go with a 1937 Cord
I’ve loved them since I first saw a photo but finally got a close look at one last year. I love it even more after I saw the compartment for one’s golf clubs.:D
The docent told me that the ride is not great but guess what?
I do not care :)

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kritiper's avatar

1956 Buick.

lucillelucillelucille's avatar

@kritiper – My husband likes the 1948 Buick Sedanette
I think that the style of this car lends itself to some great paint color combinations.

SQUEEKY2's avatar

I have always liked the look of the Excalibur series.^

But I am and always will be a truck man.

SQUEEKY2's avatar

I don’t think so, but then again I am not a car guy.

lucillelucillelucille's avatar

@SQUEEKY2 – I was just told that they were on a Studebaker chassis, fashioned to look like a car that was probably 40 years old at the time.
What truck would you pick?

KNOWITALL's avatar

1947 Delahaye 135 ms with suicide doors. Beautiful.

lucillelucillelucille's avatar

@SQUEEKY2 – I have yet to see one on the road. It is nice looking!

ucme's avatar

You already know my answer…
That Cord is absolutely gorgeous though!
Full gangster mode.

lucillelucillelucille's avatar

@Zaku-My dad loved Aston Martins. :)

lucillelucillelucille's avatar

Unexpected answer award goes to….@Brian1946!

Brian1946's avatar

I have more total UA’s than I do GA’s! ;-D

Tropical_Willie's avatar

1937 Talbot-Lago T150-C SS Coupé aérodynamique ‘Goutte d’Eau’, Figoni & Falaschi. I saw it a a car show in 1957 in Los Angeles. Here’s picture

Call_Me_Jay's avatar

—1937 Auburn Speedster – a cousin of the Cord. Gordon Buehrig designed both.
—Studebaker Avanti since I first saw one 30 years ago.
—Ford GT40 in Gulf livery is the quintessenitial race car in my mind. I think I had a Hot Wheels toy version and it imprinted on me.
—The Volkswagen Karmann Ghia is another favorite

lucillelucillelucille's avatar

@Call_Me_Jay I love the Auburns as well:)
I didn’t know Studebaker made the Avanti.

KNOWITALL's avatar

@Tropical_Willie Wow, I couldn’t wait to see it today, but my phone wouldn’t pull it up last night. That is GORGEOUS!

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