Ford’s 1981 Concept Cars

I love finding ads or articles about concept cars. Here you see a selection of what Ford was showing off in 1981, the Aerovan, Cockpit and Shuttler. Of these three concepts, we would eventually get the minivan in 1986, but it didn’t look quite as sleek as pictured.

If I was looking at this in 1981, the one I would have been most excited about is the Cockpit. I have always wanted my car to feel more like a jetfighter. Vroooooooom!


Garry Vander Voort

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