The Hottest Cars of the 1950s

1950 Chevrolet 3100: As part of GM's Advance Design light trucks, the 1950 Chevy 3100 presented a contemporary postwar look, achieving immense popularity with over 227,000 half-ton pickups produced in 1950.

1951 Ford Woody Wagon: By 1951, Ford's Woody Wagon showcased innovative construction using individual planking.

1952 Buick Roadmaster: Recognizable by its distinctive portholes and bold design, the 1952 Buick Roadmaster introduced fins and small, colored lights, leaving a lasting impression.

1952 Dodge Power Wagon: An iconic contribution to trucks, the Dodge Power Wagon, originally a military truck, was reintroduced to civilians.

1953 Hudson Hornet: Renowned for its lower center of gravity and success in NASCAR, the 1953 Hudson Hornet became a consumer favorite, selling over 27,000 models.

1953 Chevrolet Corvette: Debuting in 1953, the Chevrolet Corvette became an iconic sports car.

1953 Buick Skylark: Released during Buick's 50th Anniversary Celebration, the 1953 Buick Skylark stood out with striking angles and a futuristic look.