My mother claims cars were more recognizable 60 years ago. I analyze decades and disagree (Part 2 – the 1960s))

1960s imports

The continued growth of import brands in the 1960s such as Volkswagen, Porsche, Jaguar, MG, Fiat, and Ferrari among others made for even greater differentiation of cars to the naked eye.  While Japanese brands were still not a large factor until the following decade, the European offerings were very recognizable, had unique shapes, and were easy to spot in a crowd.

The continued growth of import brands in the 1960s such as Volkswagen, Porsche, Jaguar, MG, Fiat, and Ferrari among others made for even greater differentiation of cars to the naked eye. While Japanese brands were still not a large factor until the following decade, the European offerings were very recognizable, had unique shapes, and were easy to spot in a crowd.

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