Check out this link for the Chrysler Thunderbolt concept ...
Harley Earl and the 1938 Buick. Think about this.
This picture was taken 70 years ago.
1941 Chrysler Thunderbolt
1951 Buick LeSabre What would you give for this car now?
1951 Chrysler K310
1953 Buick Wildcat
1954 Buick Wildcat II
1954 Dodge FireArrow
1958 Lincoln Premiere
1955 Nash Rambler Cross Country Wagon
1956 Ford Sunliner
1959 Chevrolet Brookwood Stationwagon
1951 Hudson Hornet
1959 Plymouth Fury
1958 Mercury Turnpike Cruiser
1951 Studebaker Champion
1958 Edsel Convertible
Back in the days when cars had style, and even with so many makes &models, all changing every year, they made a profit.
And, not only that . .
But one could sit on the porch and name the cars as they drove by . . unlike today . . . when they all look the same ....