Get ready to dust off your driving gloves, polish your chrome and rev up your engines, because 2023 is shaping up to be a year of big anniversaries: it's time for us to pay homage to the classics that have stood the test of time and continue to inspire car enthusiasts everywhere!
Porsche 911 - 60 years
First on the list is none other than the Porsche 911, a true German masterpiece turning 60 years old but still as elegant and sporty as ever. With its flat-six engine mounted in the rear and its exceptional handling, the 911 has always been a “dream car” for drivers of all times, but it has never lost its original essence. Like a fine wine that only improves with age.
Chevrolet Corvette C2 - 60 years
The Chevrolet Corvette C2, also known as the "Stingray", turns 70 years old and is still an unparalleled icon. With its sleek design, powerful V8 engine and advanced suspension system, it was designed to be driven and enjoyed, breaking the mold and becoming a benchmark in the American sports car market.
Aston Martin DB5 - 60 years
Another one of the British beauties that join the party is the Aston Martin DB5, which celebrates its 60th anniversary. This James Bond's car, has become one of the most recognizable vehicles in the world, thanks to its starring role in the James Bond film "Goldfinger.", as well as for its luxury amenities, such as fine leather seats and wood veneer.
Alpine A110 - 60 years
The Alpine A110 is also celebrating its diamond anniversary this year. This French beauty was a game-changer when it was first introduced in 1963. Thanks to its agile handling and impressive performance, the A110 quickly made a name for itself on the racing circuit. Did you know that it was also driven by some of the most famous drivers of the time, including Jean-Claude Andruet and Ove Andersson?
Alfa Romeo Giulia TZ - 60 years
Powered by a 1.6-liter engine and featuring a lightweight tubular frame, the Alfa Romeo Giulia TZ “Tubolare Zagato” was a true masterpiece of engineering. This nimble roadster was engineered to perfection, delivering a driving experience that was nothing short of exhilarating. On its 60th birthday, we raise our glasses to an iconic example of Italian craftsmanship and design that will forever remain in the annals of automotive history.
Porsche 550 Spyder - 70 years
Last, but not least, the Porsche 550 Spyder is still turning heads thanks to its distinctive beauty and towering performance. As we celebrate its 70th anniversary, we cannot help but remember why it remains a true icon of the automotive universe: it is not just a car, but a work of art that continues to inspire generations of enthusiasts!
Here you go, gentlemen. We have come to the end of the celebration. Or almost. If you can't wait to whizz around in one of these timeless beauties, check out our RENT&DRIVE section at theoutlierman.com.
You'll be able to say you really celebrated big time!