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An airplane or aeroplane (informally plane) is a powered, fixed-wing aircraft that is propelled forward by thrust from a jet engine, propeller or rocket engine.
The Ambassador was the top-of-the-line automobile produced by the American Motors Corporation (AMC) from 1958 until 1974.
The AMC Javelin is an American front-engine, rear-wheel-drive, two-door hardtop manufactured and marketed by AMC across two generations, 1968–70 and 1971–74.
The AMC Rebel (known as the Rambler Rebel in 1967) is a mid-size car produced by American Motors Corporation (AMC) from 1967 to 1970.
American Motors Corporation (AMC) was an American automobile company formed by the 1954 merger of Nash-Kelvinator Corporation and Hudson Motor Car Company.
Anime is a style of hand-drawn and computer animation originating in, and commonly associated with, Japan.
The Whitcomb area rule, also called the transonic area rule, is a design technique used to reduce an aircraft's drag at transonic and supersonic speeds, particularly between Mach 0.75 and 1.2.
The Aston Martin V8 is an automobile which was manufactured by Aston Martin in the United Kingdom from 1969 to 1989.
The Audi 100 and Audi 200 are four-door, front-engine, front- or all-wheel drive full-size/executive sedans manufactured and marketed by the Audi division of the Volkswagen Group for model years 1968 through 1994 — across four generations (C1-C4), with a two-door model available in the first and second generation (C1-2) and a five-door wagon available in the third (C3) generation.
Automotive design is the process of developing the appearance, and to some extent the ergonomics, of motor vehicles, including automobiles, motorcycles, trucks, buses, coaches, and vans.
William L. "Bill" Mitchell (July 2, 1912 Cleveland, Ohio – September 12, 1988 Royal Oak, Michigan) was an American automobile designer.
The Buick Apollo is a compact car that was manufactured from 1973 to 1975 by Buick.
The Buick Electra is a full-size luxury car that was built by Buick from 1959 to 1990.
The Buick LeSabre was a full-size car made by General Motors from 1959 to 2005.
The Buick Riviera is a personal luxury car produced by Buick from 1963 to 1999.
The Buick Skylark is a passenger car produced by Buick.
The Buick Wildcat was a full-sized automobile that was produced by Buick from 1962 to 1970.
The tailfin era of automobile styling encompassed the 1950s and 1960s, peaking between 1955 and 1961.
The Chevrolet Bel Air was a full-size car produced by Chevrolet for the 1950–1981 model years.
The Chevrolet Biscayne was a series of full-size cars produced by the American manufacturer Chevrolet between 1958 and 1972.
The Chevrolet Camaro is an American automobile manufactured by Chevrolet, classified as a pony car and some versions also as a muscle car.
The fifth-generation Chevrolet Camaro is a pony car produced by Chevrolet.
The first-generation Chevrolet Camaro appeared in Chevrolet dealerships in September 1966 for the 1967 model year on a brand-new rear-wheel drive GM F-body platform and was available as a 2-door, 2+2 seat, hardtop (no "B" or center pillar) or convertible, with the choice of either a straight-six or V8 engine.
The Chevrolet Caprice is a full-sized automobile produced by Chevrolet in North America for the 1965 to 1996 model years.
The Chevrolet Chevelle is a mid-sized automobile which was produced by Chevrolet in three generations for the 1964 through 1978 model years.
The Chevrolet Chevy II/Nova was a small automobile manufactured by Chevrolet, and produced in five generations for the 1962 through 1979, and 1985 through 1988 model years.
The Chevrolet Corvair is a compact car manufactured by Chevrolet for model years 1960–1969.
The Chevrolet Corvette (C2) (also known as the Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray) is the second generation of the Chevrolet Corvette sports car, produced by the Chevrolet division of General Motors for the 1963 to 1967 model years.
The Chevrolet Corvette (C3) was a sports car that was produced by Chevrolet for the 1968 through 1982 model years.
The Chevrolet Impala (fourth generation) are full-size automobiles produced by Chevrolet for the 1958 through 1970 model years.
The Chevrolet Monte Carlo is a two-door coupe manufactured and marketed by Chevrolet from 1970 to 2007 model years (non-continuously), encompassing six generations.
The Chevrolet Opala was a Brazilian executive car sold under the Chevrolet brand in South America from 1969 to 1992, by General Motors do Brasil.
The Chrysler 180 was the base name for a series of large saloon cars produced by Chrysler Europe.
The B platform or B-body was the name of Chrysler's midsize rear-wheel drive passenger car platform from 1962 through 1979, and the name of a later, unrelated front-wheel drive platform used by the Eagle Premier / Dodge Monaco from 1988 through 1992.
The Chrysler by Chrysler is an automobile which was produced by Chrysler Australia from 1971 to 1976.
The Chrysler Centura is a midsize car which was produced by Chrysler Australia between 1975 and 1978.
The K-car platform was a key automotive design platform introduced by Chrysler Corporation in the early 1980s—featuring a transverse engine, front-wheel drive, independent front and semi-independent rear suspension configuration—a stark departure from the company's previous reliance on solid axle, rear-drive configurations.
The Chrysler Valiant was a full-size car which was sold by Chrysler Australia between 1962 and 1981.
Clinton Walker (born 1957) is an Australian writer, best known for his works on popular music but with a broader interest in social and cultural history and theory.
Coca-Cola, or Coke (also Pemberton's Cola at certain Georgian vendors), is a carbonated soft drink produced by The Coca-Cola Company.
The Convair F-102 Delta Dagger was an American interceptor aircraft that was built as part of the backbone of the United States Air Force's air defenses in the late 1950s.
The Dodge Avenger is a front-wheel drive, mid-sized sedan that was built by Dodge.
The Dodge Challenger is the name of three different generations of automobiles (two of those being pony cars) produced by Dodge. However, the first use of the Challenger name by Dodge was in 1959 for marketing a "value version" of the full-sized Coronet Silver Challenger. From model years 1970 to 1974, the first generation Dodge Challenger pony car was built using the Chrysler E platform in hardtop and convertible body styles sharing major components with the Plymouth Barracuda. The second generation, from 1978 to 1983, was an imported from Japan badge engineered Mitsubishi Galant Lambda, a coupe version of an economical compact car. The third and current generation is a pony car that was introduced in early 2008 as a rival to the evolved fifth generation Ford Mustang and the fifth generation Chevrolet Camaro.
The Dodge Charger (B-body) is a mid-size automobile that was produced by Dodge from 1966 to 1978, and was based on the Chrysler B platform.
The Dodge Charger is a full-size four-door sedan, introduced in February 2005 and built by FCA US LLC, a subsidiary of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.
The Coronet is an automobile that was marketed by Dodge as a full-size car in the 1950s, initially the division's highest trim line but, starting in 1955, the lowest trim line.
The Dodge Dart is an automobile originally built by Dodge from 1960 to 1976 in North America, with production extended to later years in various other markets.
The Dodge Monaco is a full-size car that was built and sold by Dodge in three generations from 1965 to 1976, as a mid-size model in 1977 and 1978, and again as a full-size, front-wheel drive version of the Eagle Premier from 1990 to 1992.
The Dodge Polara is an automobile introduced in the United States for the 1960 model year as Dodge's top-of-the-line full-size car; after the introduction of the Dodge Custom 880 in 1962, the Polara nameplate designated a step below the full sized best trimmed Dodge model; the Polara that year had been downsized to what was in effect intermediate, or mid-size status.
In fluid dynamics, drag (sometimes called air resistance, a type of friction, or fluid resistance, another type of friction or fluid friction) is a force acting opposite to the relative motion of any object moving with respect to a surrounding fluid.
The Fiat Dino (Type 135) was a front-engine, rear-wheel-drive sports car produced by Fiat from 1966 to 1973.
The Ford Capri is a fastback coupé built by Ford Motor Company between 1968 and 1986, designed by American Philip T. Clark, who was also involved in the design of the Ford Mustang.
The Ford Cortina is a car that was built by Ford of Britain in various guises from 1962 to 1982, and was the United Kingdom's best-selling car of the 1970s.
The Ford Escort is a small family car which was manufactured by Ford Europe from 1968 to 2004.
The Ford Fairlane and LTD are full-sized luxury vehicles produced in a series of models by Ford Australia between 1959 (with the LTD commencing production in 1973) and 2007.
The Ford Fairmont is a compact car which was produced by Ford for the North American market in the 1978 to 1983 model years.
The Ford Falcon was a full-sized car manufactured by Ford Australia from 1960 to 2016.
The Ford Falcon (XA) is a full-size car that was produced by Ford Australia from 1972 to 1973.
The Ford Falcon (XB) is a full-size car that was produced by Ford Australia from 1973 to 1976.
The Ford Falcon (XC) is a full-size car that was produced by Ford Australia from 1976 to 1979.
The Ford Galaxie is a full-sized car that was built in the United States of America by Ford for model years 1959 through to 1974.
The Ford Landau is a motor vehicle which was produced by Ford Australia from 1973 to 1976.
The Ford Maverick is a compact car manufactured and marketed by Ford for model years 1969-1977 in the United States, originally as a two-door sedan employing a rear-wheel drive platform original to the 1960 Falcon — and subsequently as a four-door sedan on the same platform.
The first-generation Ford Mustang was manufactured by Ford from March 1964 until 1973.
The Ford Taurus is an automobile manufactured by Ford in the United States.
The fifth generation of the Ford Thunderbird is a large personal luxury car that was produced by Ford for the 1967 to 1971 model years.
The Ford Torino is an automobile that was produced by Ford for the North American market between 1968 and 1976.
The Volga GAZ-3111 is an automobile manufactured by the Gorkovsky Avtomobilny Zavod (GAZ, Gorky Automobile Plant) from 1998 to 2004 as a generation of its Volga marque.
Go-go dancers are dancers who are employed to entertain crowds at nightclubs or other venues where music is played.
The Hillman Avenger is a rear-wheel drive small family car originally manufactured by the former Rootes division of Chrysler Europe from 1970–1978, badged from 1976 onward as the Chrysler Avenger.
The Holden HK series is an automobile which was produced by Holden in Australia from 1968 to 1969.
The Holden Kingswood is at the 'everymans' level of the full-size car range that was manufactured in Australia by Holden, from the beginning of the HK series in 1968 through to the conclusion of the WB series in 1984.
The Holden Monaro is a rear wheel drive coupé that was produced by Holden between 1968 and 1977 and between 2001 and 2005.
The Holden Torana is a mid-sized car manufactured by Holden from 1967 to 1980.
The Hyundai Elantra (현대 엘란트라), or Hyundai Avante (현대 아반떼) in South Korea, is a compact car produced by the South Korean manufacturer Hyundai since 1990.
The Hyundai Tiburon (현대 티뷰론), known as the Hyundai Coupe (현대 쿠페) or Hyundai Tuscani (투스카니) in some markets, is a sports coupe that was produced by the South Korean manufacturer Hyundai from 1996 to 2008.
The Infiniti QX60 body code L50 (formerly called the Infiniti JX until 2013) is a seven-passenger Mid-size luxury crossover SUV produced by the Infiniti division of Japanese automaker Nissan.
Marilyn Monroe (born Norma Jeane Mortenson; June 1, 1926 – August 5, 1962) was an American actress, model, and singer.
The Mazda Capella is a mid-size car that was manufactured by Mazda from 1970 to 2002.
The Mazda Grand Familia is an automobile which was produced by Mazda in Japan from 1971 to 1978.
The Mazda Luce is an executive car that was produced by Mazda in Japan from 1969 until 1991.
The Mercury Comet is an automobile that was produced by Mercury from 1962–1969 and 1971-1977 — variously as either a compact or an intermediate car.
The Mercury Cougar is a nameplate applied to a diverse series of automobiles sold by Mercury from 1967 to 1997, and again from 1999 to 2002.
The Mercury Cyclone is an automobile that was produced by Mercury from 1964 to 1971.
The Mercury Marauder is an automobile nameplate that was used by three distinct full-size cars produced by the Mercury division of Ford Motor Company.
The Mercury Marquis was a luxury model line produced by the Mercury division of Ford Motor Company from 1967 to 1986.
The Mercury Montego is a nameplate that was applied to three separate generations of vehicles marketed by the Mercury division of Ford Motor Company.
The Mercury Monterey is a full-size car model that was introduced by Mercury in 1952.
The Mitsubishi Galant is an automobile which was produced by Japanese manufacturer Mitsubishi from 1969 to 2012.
The Mitsubishi Lancer is a compact car produced by the Japanese manufacturer Mitsubishi since 1973.
--> The Mitsubishi Lancer (A70) is the first generation version of Mitsubishi's long-running Lancer nameplate.
is a Japanese multinational automotive manufacturer headquartered in Minato, Tokyo, Japan.
Muscle car is an American term used to refer to a variety of high-performance automobiles.
The National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA) was a U.S. federal agency founded on March 3, 1915, to undertake, promote, and institutionalize aeronautical research.
, usually shortened to Nissan (or; Japanese), is a Japanese multinational automobile manufacturer headquartered in Nishi-ku, Yokohama.
The Nissan Altima is a mid-size car which has been manufactured by Nissan since 1992.
The Nissan Bluebird is a compact car with a model name introduced in 1957.
The Nissan Cedric is a large automobile produced by Nissan since 1960.
The Gloria (日産・グロリア) is a large luxury car made from 1959 by the Prince Motor Company, and later by Nissan Motors since its merger with the former - hence being originally marketed as Prince Gloria and later as Nissan Gloria.
The Nissan Juke (日産ジューク) is a subcompact crossover SUV produced by the Japanese manufacturer Nissan since 2010.
The Nissan Laurel is a front-engine, rear-drive two- and four-door sedan manufactured and marketed by Nissan from 1969 to 2002.
The Nissan S30 (sold in Japan as the Nissan Fairlady Z and in other markets as the Datsun 240Z, then later as the 260Z and 280Z) was the first generation of Z GT two-seat coupes, produced by Nissan Motors, Ltd.
The Nissan Violet appeared in Japan in 1973, and was exclusive to Japanese Nissan dealerships called Nissan Cherry Store as a larger companion to the Nissan Cherry.
The Oldsmobile 4-4-2 (also known as the 442) is a muscle car produced by Oldsmobile between the 1964 and 1980 model years.
The Oldsmobile 88 (known from 1989 onwards as the Eighty Eight) is a full-size car that was sold and produced by Oldsmobile from 1949 until 1999.
The Oldsmobile Alero was a mid-size car that was produced by General Motors for its Oldsmobile division from 1999 to 2004.
The Oldsmobile Cutlass was a marque of automobiles produced by General Motors' Oldsmobile division between 1961 and 1999.
The Oldsmobile Omega is a compact car that was manufactured and sold from 1973 through 1984 by Oldsmobile.
The Oldsmobile Toronado is a personal luxury car produced by the Oldsmobile division of General Motors from 1966 to 1992.
The Opel Commodore was an executive car (E-segment) produced by Opel from 1967 to 1982.
The Opel GT is a front-engine, rear-drive two-seat sports car manufactured and marketed by Opel in two generations — separated by a 34-year hiatus.
The Opel Rekord Series C is an executive car that was introduced in August 1966, by Opel as a replacement for the short-lived Opel Rekord Series B. It was slightly larger all round than its predecessor, from which it inherited most of its engines.
The Plymouth Barracuda is a two-door automobile manufactured by Plymouth from the 1964 to 1974 model years.
The Plymouth Belvedere was an American automobile model that was produced by Plymouth from 1954 to 1970.
The original Plymouth Duster is a semi-fastback two-door coupe version of the compact-sized Plymouth Valiant automobile that was marketed by Plymouth in the U.S. from 1970 to 1976 model years.
The Plymouth Fury is a model of automobile which was produced by Plymouth from 1955 to 1989.
The Plymouth Road Runner is a mid-size car with a focus on performance built by Plymouth in the United States between 1968 and 1980.
The Plymouth Satellite is a mid-size automobile introduced in the 1965 model year as the top trim model in Plymouth's "B" platform Belvedere line.
Pontiac is a now-defunct car brand that was owned, made, and sold by General Motors.
The Pontiac Bonneville was an automobile built by Pontiac from 1957 to 2005.
The Pontiac Catalina is an automobile which was part of Pontiac's full-sized line from 1950 to 1981.
The Pontiac Firebird is an American automobile built by Pontiac from the 1967 to the 2002 model years.
The Grand Prix was a line of all terrain automobiles produced by the Pontiac Division of General Motors from 1962 through 2002 for coupes and 1988-2008 for sedans.
The Pontiac GTO is an automobile that was built by American company Pontiac in generations from 1964 to 1974 model years, and by GM's subsidiary Holden in Australia from 2004 to 2006.
The Pontiac LeMans was a model name that was applied to subcompact- and intermediate-sized automobiles marketed by Pontiac from 1962 to 1981 (1983 in Canada).
The Pontiac Tempest is an automobile that was produced by Pontiac from 1961 to 1970, and again from 1987 to 1991.
The Pontiac Ventura is an automobile that was produced by Pontiac.
Ponton or pontoon styling refers to a 1930s–1960s design genre—ultimately the precursor of modern automotive styling.
Popular Mechanics is a classic magazine of popular science and technology.
The Rambler Marlin (later AMC Marlin) is a two-door fastback automobile produced in the United States by American Motors Corporation from 1965 to 1967.
Raymond Loewy (November 5, 1893 – July 14, 1986) was a Franco–American industrial designer who achieved fame for the magnitude of his design efforts across a variety of industries.
Studebaker was an American wagon and automobile manufacturer based in South Bend, Indiana.
The Studebaker Avanti is a personal luxury coupe manufactured and marketed by Studebaker Corporation between June 1962 and December 1963.
The Subaru 360 is a rear-engined, two-door city car manufactured and marketed from 1958 to 1971 by Subaru.
The Subaru Leone is a compact car produced by the Japanese car manufacturer Subaru from 1971 to 1994.
, usually shortened to Toyota, is a Japanese multinational automotive manufacturer headquartered in Toyota, Aichi, Japan.
The Toyota 2000GT is a limited-production, front-engine, rear-wheel drive, two-seat, hardtop coupé grand tourer designed by Toyota in collaboration with Yamaha.
The or was an automobile produced by Toyota from 1970 to 2006.
The Corolla E20 was the second generation of cars sold by Toyota under the Corolla nameplate.
The Toyota Mark II was a mid-size sedan manufactured and marketed in Japan by Toyota between 1968 and 2004.
In aeronautics, transonic (or transsonic) flight is flying at or near the speed of sound (at sea level under average conditions), relative to the air through which the vehicle is traveling.
The Firenza is a model of car offered by Vauxhall from May 1971 until 1975.
The Vauxhall Victor is a large family car which was produced by Vauxhall from 1957 to 1976.
The Vauxhall Viva is a small family car produced by Vauxhall in a succession of three versions between 1963 and 1979.
Wasp waist is a women's fashion silhouette, produced by a style of corset and girdle, that has experienced various periods of popularity in the 19th and 20th centuries.