The 1980s – The decade of wretched excess was good for enthusiasts, as we saw mind-bending race cars and street cars that are still spoken of in hushed tones. Remember, this is the decade that delivered a world-beating Buick.
1985 SAAB 900 SPG
Out-of-the-box thinking shouldn’t care what people think. On that note, here’s a front-driver with its engine mounted backward and heeled way over to fit the transmission, with visibility so good it seems you’re outside, but with heated Swedish seats, so you don’t feel like you are. And driving it is so fantastic, you don’t care how it looks. But it looks cool. Saab