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Rate It: Rally-Ready Fox Body Mustang Concept

Let’s all go back to 1980. The Fox-body Mustang was totally new. Gold jumpsuits were in. So was feathered hair. And rally, too, with the Europeans all heavily involved in the sport.

Rate It: Mini Paceman Pre-Runner

What do you get when take apprentices from BMW's Munich and Dingolfing plants and let them play around with any BMW product of their choosing? Apparently, you get the Mini Paceman Adventure.

Rate It: Dodge's Attempt at a Miata-Fighter

Before the founding of FCA 2014 and before the relaunch of the Challenger in 2008, Dodge was taking aim at small sports cars like the Mazda Miata back in 2007.

Rate It: The Four-Door Lamborghini From Chrysler

The Diablo may be the most notable model Chrysler built during its ownership of Lamborghini, but it was also behind the Portofino concept.

Rate It: The Safari-Ready VW Golf Country

Before the Subaru Outback, before the current Safari 911 craze, Volkswagen built the off-road-ready Golf Country.

Rate It: Drift Honda Element

When drifting burst onto the scene back in the day, Honda fans felt a little left out. But the manufacturer eventually found ways to join the party, including this Element shown at the 2006 SEMA Show.

Rate It: Does Anyone Else See Some Porsche in Hyundai’s Latest EV Prototype?

Back this spring, when many of us were distracted by something going on in the news, Hyundai released a concept that it says provides an outlook of the “near future.”

Rate It: That Time Nissan Put a GT-R Engine in a Juke

Although best known for its unique styling, the Nissan Juke did receive the supercar treatment thanks to an engine from the GT-R. The results ended up being so popular that Nissan even made a few to buy.

Rate It: Holden Torana A9X, an Australian Touring Car Icon

Meet the 1977 Holden Torana A9X, the V8-powered special intended for the day’s Australian Touring Car series.

Rate It: Factory-Built Mazda MX-5 Speedster

Stripping out the interior of your car to make it lighter isn't necessarily a new concept, but Mazda wanted to see just how far they could push that envelope with its MX-5 Superlight Version.

Rate It: Rally-Spec Civic Honda Type R

Ever think that the newest Civic Type R would make a great rally car? The folks at Ralph Hosier Engineering thought so when they built this one-off, off-road Type R for Honda UK.

Rate It: What If You Could Rally a Group 2 Renault 5 Alpine in Modern Times?

These Group 2 Renault 5 Alpines may look straight out of 1978, but they actually raced more recently, participating in the 2018 Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique.

Rate It: BMW's All-Electric Neue Klasse

Even though vehicle electrification was in its infancy, BMW pushed the envelope with the 1602 Elektro-Antrieb.

Rate It: Before the Audi R8, There Was Projekt Rosemeyer

Audi's mid-engined, W16-powered Projekt Rosemeyer may be the closest we will get to a modern-day Auto Union Silver Arrow.

Rate It: The Ford GT40's Rally Car Cousin

The Escort may be the poster child for Ford's rally efforts during the 1970s, but Ford also experimented with a mid-engined rally car following the success of the GT40 program with the GT70.

Rate It: Toyota's Hybrid, Gas-Turbine Sports Car

Chrysler may be best known for putting a gas turbine engine in a car, but Toyota also tried its hand at making one in the 1970s.

Rate It: GM Europe's Ecotec-Powered Lotus Elise

Wish you could have an Elise powered by an Ecotec engine instead of a Toyota powerplant? GM Europe has you covered with the Vauxhall VX220 and the Opel Speedster.

Rate It: The Lynk & Co 03 Cyan Concept, the Fastest Front-Wheel-Drive Car to Lap the Nürburgring

What car has front-wheel-drive, 528 horsepower and the ability to lap the Nürburgring with a lap time of 7:20.143? If you said anything other than the Lynk & Co 03 Cyan Concept, you'd be wrong.

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