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Old 14th June 2019, 20:21   #121
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This page is turning out to be a perfect example of looks are subjective, from individual to individual. @GTO started off with real timeless car design until many started pointing out every Tom, Dick and Harry is a timeless design. Wonder, should I start claiming my Ford Figo is also timeless design.
Thanks anyway for the thread as it was quite a treat to the eyes.
Indeed, beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder. Diversity is life. In views and preferences and in life.

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Old 14th June 2019, 20:42   #122
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My choices:

Hatchback - Polo

Sedan - Civic

SUV - Pajero & Fortuner

If Suzuki Jimny ever makes it to our shores, I have a feeling it will be on my list of timeless designs! Have only seen photos, not yet in the flesh!

Unfortunately, I currently own none of the mentioned vehicles!
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Old 14th June 2019, 21:19   #123
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Yeah right, there seem to be much wolf in sheep's clothing on this thread, but hey, the topic itself is subjective and so are my comments!

Two of my favorites:

Porsche
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Mahindra
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Old 14th June 2019, 21:42   #124
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A vehicle design that has endured the test of time, at least here in India(Thar) and US (Roxor) it's still in production. This design started with the Willy's M38A1 , followed by CJ-5 from the early 1950s. That makes it more than 50 years of production run in various forms. Is it a car? Yes and No.

Willy's M38A1
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CJ-5
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...and it's still desirable.
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Old 15th June 2019, 23:57   #125
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I would like to add Terrano to the list.

The ONLY reason anyone (me included) would prefer terrano over duster is the looks. Why else would one pay premium for a vehicle which has less features than its french sibling .

Facelift or lack of it, it is still a looker.

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Old 16th June 2019, 07:14   #126
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A timeless car design thread, and not even a single Alfa Romeo has made it here

Let's start with this, I might be a bit biased, since I own one, but, I would let, others decide as well

All pictures of my Alfa Romeo 159.
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Old 16th June 2019, 12:45   #127
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Actually, most Audis wear timeless clothes! Surely the classiest to come out of Germany
Spotted, admired & tailed on the expressway this morning. Truly timeless & classy
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Old 16th June 2019, 13:44   #128
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I consider the erstwhile Ford Fusion's design to be most timeless and unique. A vehicle much ahead of its time in the Indian market.
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Old 16th June 2019, 15:14   #129
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The SUV design that has aged very well is the pre-facelift 1st gen Ford Endeavor.

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However, the design is not perfect:

- It looks a bit too elongated (length)
- Width to length ratio is a bit off. I mean, it should have been a bit wider.
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Old 16th June 2019, 15:53   #130
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I only knew three cars (Ambassador, Premier Padmini and M800) before I knew any other car, and all these three have timeless design. I drool over Padmini every time I see one. VW Polo is another car which looks timeless, also Mitsubishi Lancer.
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Old 16th June 2019, 18:29   #131
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Won't look out of place even if one was to drive this car on the road today. Truly timeless.

Other cars I can think of are the Mitsubishi Lancer and Fiat Punto.
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Old 17th June 2019, 12:08   #132
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Mercedes S class coupe. A "future" timeless classic for sure. You have to see one in the flesh to appreciate the simplicity and purity of the lines. It is so classy..
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Old 18th June 2019, 13:37   #133
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Here's my list :


1) Maruti Zen

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2) VW Polo

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3) Hyundai i20

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4) HM Contessa

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6) Mitsubishi Lancer
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7) Maruti Gypsy
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8) Mitsubishi Pajero SFX
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9) MM 540

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10) MB W124
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11) Nissan Skyline R34 GT-R
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Old 18th June 2019, 17:13   #134
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Ford Fiesta 2008. Timeless design especially with alloys. This one seems to be lowered as well.

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Also the Grande Punto in this Foxtrot Azure deserves to be on this thread

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When luxury meets performance
A fine tradition of revolutionary design, emerged from the glorious R-Type Continental - the front wings, those speedlines and the rear haunches embodies Bentley's Unique blend on craftsmanship and exquisite style.

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Old 24th June 2019, 12:05   #135
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Hope these qualify too:


Chevelle SS
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Funky FJ Cruiser
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