#1 Citroen GT
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The reason we love this car so much is that it sets itself apart from similar sporting road cars. The low positioning, wide open vented front, curves that are somehow also sharp and the high wheel arch integration all combine to make something of real beauty.
#2 Mercedes C111
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Not only did the C111 look fast it would have went fast too; with the final unit outputting 400 BHP. The fibreglass bodywork was sleek and was minimalist by hugging itself to the structure. Mercedes later introduced the C112 concept car in 1991 but again it never made it all the way.
#3 Maserati Birdcage 75th
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The birdcage 75th held an estimated 700 BHP coming from the V12 engine which also features in the Maserati MC12 sports racer. This car was an evolved model of the original Birdcage which was a successful model for the company back in the early 60s.
#4 Chevrolet Corvette Four-Rotor
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This vehicle brought something a little different to what other American producers were pushing at the time. With a sharp bullet like front and neatly tapered lines it took a step in a different direction when compared to the safer cars that other manufacturers were planning/producing.
#5 BMW M1 Hommage
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Unusually the thing that catches the eye for this vehicle is not the body but the wheel design. Conically inwards with various holes and grooves these are really something to be seen. There are still rumours this might make it to market one day; but for now it remains a concept.