Quiz: Influential Cars ahead of Their Time.
Before today's tech heavy cars, there were ambitious cars decades ago with tech that wasn't quite ready for primetime, but previewed the future. Here are 10 of the most advanced (for their time), but do you know why they were so influential? Lets see...

What feature made the 300SL so far ahead of it's time?

What feature made the 300SL so far ahead of it's time?

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Adaptive suspension, four-wheel steering, and active aerodynamics are things you find on the supercars of today, but were all virtually unheard of in the early 1990s. The 3000GT VR-4 had all of them, but when did it debut?

Adaptive suspension, four-wheel steering, and active aerodynamics are things you find on the supercars of today, but were all virtually unheard of in the early 1990s. The 3000GT VR-4 had all of them, but when did it debut?

Why was the 1948 Tucker so far ahead of it's time?

Why was the 1948 Tucker so far ahead of it's time?

The FCX Clarity was the first hydrogen fuel cell car available to the public. But nobody could buy them because Honda only leased them, and only to people living where?

The FCX Clarity was the first hydrogen fuel cell car available to the public. But nobody could buy them because Honda only leased them, and only to people living where?

The 1987 Honda Prelude previewed design language that eventually made it to the NSX and is arguably the first mass-produced car to offer what?

The 1987 Honda Prelude previewed design language that eventually made it to the NSX and is arguably the first mass-produced car to offer what?

First off: Awesome name. Second: The Jetfire (and the Chevy Corvair Monza) was the first mass-produced turbocharged car in 1962. The Corvair had an air-cooled, rear-mounted, and turbocharged flat-six engine, whereas the Jetfire had what?

First off: Awesome name. Second: The Jetfire (and the Chevy Corvair Monza) was the first mass-produced turbocharged car in 1962. The Corvair had an air-cooled, rear-mounted, and turbocharged flat-six engine, whereas the Jetfire had what?

Why was the GM EV-1 project scrapped and all cars recalled and crushed?

Why was the GM EV-1 project scrapped and all cars recalled and crushed?

The Citroen DS21 was the first production car to feature what?

The Citroen DS21 was the first production car to feature what?

Every time the exotic silhouette of a mid-engined car catches your eye, the Lamborghini Miura's influence is there. It was the first serious production mid-engined supercar, but what Lamborghini followed the Miura?

Every time the exotic silhouette of a mid-engined car catches your eye, the Lamborghini Miura's influence is there. It was the first serious production mid-engined supercar, but what Lamborghini followed the Miura?

When it was introduced in 1986, the 959 was the fastest street-legal production car, with a top speed of 195 mph, and was widely recognized as the most technologically advanced road car ever built. How much power was packed into it's twin-turbo flat six?

When it was introduced in 1986, the 959 was the fastest street-legal production car, with a top speed of 195 mph, and was widely recognized as the most technologically advanced road car ever built. How much power was packed into it's  twin-turbo flat six?

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Quiz: Influential Cars ahead of Their Time.

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