Items from the past have a way of affecting those that come in the future. We are all familiar with various cars from the past that are now considered to be classics. But is it possible to determine which cars of today will go on to become future classics? It really is anyone's opinion but there are things that can be considered in order to form those opinions. An internet search will show that many people are casting their votes for future classics. There are a few that certainly stand out among the rest but really, only time will tell.
The Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is among the lists of many automotive experts taking their picks on the future. The Corvette is not new to many. It has been around for many years, earning its status as a must have automobile. This model is outstanding with an impressive 7.0 liter engine that is loaded with power. With 505 horsepower there will be no stopping this beast from racing into the history books. Though it may not be the type of car suited for family, day to day use that is part of its appeal. There is a good chance this car will become a collectible model within decades.
Another great product by GM is the Pontiac Solstice. This little car is exceptionally sleek in appearance and fun to drive. It's also not bad when it comes to using for daily summer driving. It makes a great convertible too. It does tend to be the type of car that you either love or hate, but so far it is loved enough that it is destined for the classics.
Most people may be surprised to hear that the Smart car is on many lists for future classic. However, that was the thought many once had towards the Beetle as well. The Smart car was designed to be fuel efficient, which it certainly is. The funky little design makes the quirky body style appealing to many on a physical level. Though certainly not for everybody, it does have a practicality that has to be admired.
The Audi S5 is a great model that is perfect for family use as well as riding in style. Audi has made many great vehicles over the years and this one is not so different. It is nice to look at and possesses all of the latest safety features. It has an affordability that not many comparable cars can claim. Though it is a coupe, it provides the kind of luxury and casual style that many seek in a daily driver.
True classic car fans will be eager to see the Mustang Shelby GT 500 KR hit the history books. It is a tribute to the legendary Carroll Shelby. With 540 horsepower, this car isn't fooling around. Mustang is one of the best known auto names in the world. It's likely this car could see classic status. Classics of the future are yet to be determined but regardless, they will be outstanding.