Most of us can appreciate the classic silhouette of an old car. We can admire its antiquated, yet functional instrument panel and gadgets. We can appreciate its accentuated curves, craftsman inspired interior accents and gleaming chrome highlights. And then there are those who prefer the laser straight panels and oversize rims of today’s modern automobile. The shine of a modern paint job, the convenience of technology and advantage of today’s variable timing, fuel injection and strict engine tolerances.
But if you take the best examples of a classic car and accentuate them with a few of the best modern highlights, suddenly you’re reminded that… they sure don’t make them like they used to – but we kind of wish they did. Here are a few examples of why: