Even though cadillac killed its romantic companion make, lasalle, after 1940, introduction of the 1940s and 1950s cadillac lasalle concept cars gave a glimmer of hope for lasalle's return. Showing posts with label 1950s classic concept cars.show all posts
Among the trio of fiberglass cadillac dream cars created for the 1954 gm motorama was the park avenue (and you probably always thought the name belonged to buick).
1950's cadillac concept cars. 1950's cadillac dream cars and concepts. Usa concept cars of the 1950’s. 1953 cadillac lemans show car at the gm motorama in new york city, 1953.
1953 cadillac lemans dream car. Former gm design chief ed welburn said, “i saw that car, and that took me from being crazy about cars to this is it, this is what i want to do.” The die valkyrie, which was one of the more outlandish concept cars of the 1950s, was designed by the legendary brooks stevens.
Continue reading trilogy of luxury iii: The other, of course, was pontiac. The most radical concept car of the 1950s was the gm firebird iii from 1958.
Pure fantasy on wheels, built to attract public attention, test wild engineering ideas, and give motorists a fleeting. Under the glitz of the fabulous gm motoramas….was mystery.a dream with a little bit of fantasy. 1953 cadillac lemans dream car.
Even though cadillac killed its romantic companion make, lasalle, after 1940, introduction of the 1940s and 1950s cadillac lasalle concept cars gave a glimmer of hope for lasalle's return. The 1950s styling was dominated by harley earl & bill mitchell. Two are believed to exist.
The park avenue was probably scrapped. Cadillac concept cars “as the standard of the world turns” celebrates the 1950s the 1950s styling was dominated by harley earl & bill mitchell under the glitz of the fabulous gm motoramas….was. While flaminio bertoni was busy at citroën perfecting the actual production design of the ds, us automakers were displaying these 1950s concept cars.
It was named in honor of the famed french road race which cadillac had. The other, of course, was pontiac. And because the cadillac vtol concept is fully autonomous, all the passenger has to do is enjoy the spectacular view outside and the premium.
The car featured a twin bubble cockpit and ultrasonic key entry, but the most radical feature was a joystick controller to accelerate, brake & steer. These 1950s concept cars encapsulate the spirit of the space age! See more ideas about concept cars, cars, vintage cars.
“as the standard of the world turns” celebrates the 1950s. Classic cars and cool motorcycles. There were a lot of influences on the decade of the 1950s.
The late 1940’s, throughout the 1950’s and into the 70’s concept cars were the talk of the day as car manufacturers, particularly general motors and chrysler, made many concept cars mostly to illustrate and excite the buying public of what they could expect to see in car design in the future. The world was just starting to get over the horrors of world war ii and they were dealing with the fears resulting from the cold war with the soviet union. Styling cues from the concept.