Tag: 1930s sports cars

When sports cars were cars, the ’70s were sports cars

The decade of sports cars was a time of unprecedented mass production.With the exception of a few luxury models, the early cars had the look of a standard sports car: large, boxy wheels, large front fenders, and big front fender skirts.They also had a wide array of body styles and engine configurations.Cars from this era…



How did a car from the 1930s become a household name?

Auto enthusiasts have long been fascinated with the car that came to define the 20th century, a model named the “Porsche Carrera GT”.The first version of the car came in 1937 and was a derivative of a single-seater Porsche.It had a 7-cylinder engine and a 9-speed gearbox that was used in the Porsche 356.But the…



How to draw your 1950s sports car using this handy drawing app

The 1950s were a period of great automotive innovation and mass production, which included the introduction of the supercharged inline-six, the first two-seat supercharged four-cylinder engine, and a range of electric vehicles.The cars, some of which would later become iconic, were built on a platform of innovative technology and a willingness to adapt to change.This…