What do you do when you are a serious car enthusiast with a discriminating taste and the need for something different? Perhaps you are tired of seeing all those Porsche 911s and Mercedes SLs and want something rare, quirky and obscure.
If this is the case, here are 20 perfect suggestions for your next car. From roadsters and sports cars to luxury sedans and even off-road vehicles, here are some obscure cars you will love. If rarity and obscurity are your imperatives, keep reading to find what you need.
Younger enthusiasts don’t remember the name Panoz. But, back in the `90s, this company was one of the most famous limited production American brands out there. Successful in racing, Panoz was one of those brands that offered a lot of racing technologies for street-legal vehicles. And that’s what made them favorites with fans of performance driving.
Panoz presented their Roadster model in the early ‘90s. It was a modern-day version of the legendary Shelby Cobra. It was a stripped down open-top two-seater they built out of aluminum to keep the weight down.
Interestingly, Panoz used a lot of Ford Mustang components including the engine, drivetrain, and suspension. And all that helped the Panoz Roadster produce a whopping 300 HP to deliver a brutal performance.