Okay, let's give it a shot: the 50 most beautiful cars ever produced. Not an easy task... and certainly quite subjective (beauty is in the eye of the beholder...). Nevertheless it is an inspiring challenge to compare classic versus contemporary models, bread & butter designs (like the Ferrari F355) versus outrageously over-the-top creations (like the 2019 Bugatti La Voiture Noire), series produced cars versus one-offs, affordable cars versus stellar-priced artworks, etc. In the end, does it matter? We think not. A single (pencil) stroke of slick genius can do the job: creating a timeless piece of artwork ready to hit the history books. Check the links to their designers, coach builders and encyclopedia pages for detailed info. Enjoy, and leave your comments on our Facebook page!



1935 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900 Mille Miglia



Alfa Romeo 8C 2900 Mille Miglia 1935 by Carrozzeria Touring

1939 Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 Sport Touring Superleggera Berlinetta



Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 Sport Touring Superleggera Berlinetta 1939 by Carrozzeria Touring (see ENCYCLOPEDIA)


1939 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Lungo Spider



Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Lungo Spider 1939 by Carrozzeria Touring (see ENCYCLOPEDIA)

1952-1953 Alfa Romeo 1900 C52 Disco Volante



Alfa Romeo 1900 C52 Disco Volante 1952-1953 by Carrozzeria Touring (see ENCYCLOPEDIA)

1953-1955 Alfa Romeo BAT 5-7-9



Alfa Romeo BAT 5-7-9 1953-1955 by Franco Scaglione at Bertone (see ENCYCLOPEDIA)

1967 Alfa Romeo Tipo 33 Stradale



Alfa Romeo Tipo 33 Stradale 1967 by Franco Scaglione

1967 Alfa Romeo 1750 GTV



Alfa Romeo 1750 GTV 1967 by Giorgetto Giugiaro at Bertone

1969 Alfa Romeo 33 Prototipo Speciale



Alfa Romeo 33 Prototipo Speciale 1969 by Franco Scaglione at Pininfarina (see ENCYCLOPEDIA)

2007 Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione



Alfa Romeo 8C Competizione 2007 by Wolfgang Egger at Centro Stile Alfa Romeo

1960 Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato



Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato 1960 by Ercole Spada at Zagato (see ENCYCLOPEDIA)

1960 Aston Martin DB5



Aston Martin DB5 1960 by Carrozzeria Touring

1965 Bizzarrini 5300 GT Strada



Bizzarrini 5300 GT Strada 1965 by Giotto Bizzarrini

1925 Bugatti Type 35



Bugatti Type 35 1925 by Ettore Bugatti

1938 Bugatti Type 57SC Atlantic Coupe



Bugatti Type 57SC Atlantic Coupe 1938 by Jean Bugatti

1994 Bugatti EB110 SS



Bugatti EB110 SS 1994 by Marcello Gandini

2019 Bugatti La Voiture Noire



Bugatti La Voiture Noire 2019 by Achim Anscheidt-Etienne Salomé

1955 Citroen DS



Citroen DS 1955 by Flaminio Bertoni

1963 Citroen DS Cabriolet



Citroen DS Cabriolet 1963 by Henri Chapron (see ENCYCLOPEDIA)

1971 Citroen SM



Citroen SM 1971 by Robert Opron

1967 De Tomaso Mangusta



De Tomaso Mangusta 1967 by Giorgetto Giugiaro at Ghia

1938 Delahaye 165 Cabriolet



Delahaye 165 Cabriolet by 1938 Figoni & Falaschi (see ENCYCLOPEDIA)

1946 Delahaye 135 MS 'Narval'



Delahaye 135 MS Narval 1946 by Figoni & Falaschi (see ENCYCLOPEDIA)

1949 Delahaye 175 S Saoutchik Roadster



Delahaye 175 S 1949 Saoutchik Roadster by Saoutchik (see ENCYCLOPEDIA)

1957 Ferrari 250 GT Coupe Speciale



Ferrari 250 GT Coupe Speciale 1957 by Pininfarina (see ENCYCLOPEDIA)

1957 Ferrari 410 SA Coupe



Ferrari 410 SA Coupe 1957 by Scaglietti (see ENCYCLOPEDIA)

1957 Ferrari TR250



Ferrari TR250 Testa Rossa 1957 by Carlo Chiti - Giotto Bizzarrini - Andrea Fraschetti

1961 Ferrari 250GT SWB



Ferrari 250GT SWB 1961 by Giotto Bizzarrini - Carlo Chiti - Mauro Forghieri

1962 Ferrari 250 GTO



Ferrari 250 GTO 1962 by Giotto Bizzarrini - Sergio Scaglietti

1963 Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta Lusso



Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta Lusso 1963 by Pininfarina

1964 Ferrari 250 LM Berlinetta



Ferrari 250 LM Berlinetta 1964 by Pininfarina

1964 Ferrari 275 GTB



Ferrari 275 GTB 1964 by Pininfarina

1967-1970 Ferrari 330 P4



Ferrari 330 P4 1967 - 1970 by Piero Drogo (see ENCYCLOPEDIA)

1967 Ferrari 365GT California Spyder



Ferrari 365GT California Spyder 1967 by Pininfarina (see ENCYCLOPEDIA)

1969 Ferrari Dino 246 GT



Ferrari Dino 246 GT 1969 by Leonardo Fioravanti at Pininfarina

1994 Ferrari F355 Berlinetta



Ferrari F355 Berlinetta 1994 by Leonardo Fioravanti at Pininfarina

1966 Ford GT40



Ford GT40 1966 by Eric Broadley at Lola Cars

1961 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 Coupe



Jaguar E-Type Series 1 Coupe 1961 by Malcolm Sayer

1966 Jaguar XJ13



Jaguar XJ13 1966 by Malcolm Sayer

1971 Lamborghini Miura



Lamborghini Miura SV 1971 by Marcello Gandini at Bertone

2002 Lamborghini Murcielago



Lamborghini Murcielago 2002 by Luc Donckerwolke

1954 Maserati A6GCS Berlinetta



Maserati A6GCS Berlinetta 1954 by Pinin Farina

1964 Maserati 3500 GTI Vignale Spyder



Maserati 3500 GTI Vignale Spyder 1964 by Giovanni Michelotti at Vignale (see ENCYCLOPEDIA)

1966 Maserati Ghibli



Maserati Ghibli 1966 by Giorgetto Giugiaro

1998 Maserati 3200 GT Coupe



Maserati 3200 GT Coupe 1998 by Giorgetto Giugiaro at Italdesign

1994 McLaren F1



McLaren F1 1994 by Gordon Murray (concept) & Peter Stevens (design)

1954 Mercedes 300SL Gullwing



Mercedes 300SL Gullwing 1954 by Rudolf Uhlenhaut

1955 Mercedes 300 SLR Uhlenhaut Coupe



Mercedes 300 SLR Uhlenhaut Coupe 1955 by Rudolf Uhlenhaut

1953 Porsche 550 Spyder



Porsche 550 Spyder 1953 by Wilhelm Hild

1994 Porsche 993



Porsche 993 1994 by Harm Lagaay - Tony Hatter

2002 Spyker C8 Double 12 R



Spyker C8 Double 12 R 2002 by Maarten de Bruijn

 

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