Cars Tagged - 1968

1968 Ford GT40 Le Mans wallpaper thumbnail.

1968 Ford GT40 Le Mans

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Remains, to this day, the only car designed and built entirely in the United States to claim an overall win at Le Mans.

1968 Mercury Cougar XR-7 wallpaper thumbnail.

1968 Mercury Cougar XR-7

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1967 saw the introduction of Mercury’s very own pony car, named the Cougar, it slotted in between the Ford Mustang and Ford Thunderbird.

1968 Mazda Cosmo Sport wallpaper thumbnail.

1968 Mazda Cosmo Sport

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Developed as the world’s first dual-rotor rotary engine car, the Mazda Cosmo Sport was first shown as a prototype at the 1964 Tokyo Motor Show.

1968 Lamborghini Miura Jota SVR wallpaper thumbnail.

1968 Lamborghini Miura Jota SVR

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The race ready car had a weight of only 800 kilograms and a version of the Miura V12 pumping out 60 hp more than any other at 440 hp.

1968 Ford Mustang GT 390 wallpaper thumbnail.

1968 Ford Mustang GT 390

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The 1968 Ford Mustang GT Fastback reached iconic status after it was featured in the 1968 film Bullitt.

1968 Plymouth Road Runner Coupe wallpaper thumbnail.

1968 Plymouth Road Runner Coupe

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The earliest of the 1968 models were available only as 2-door pillared coupes, but later in the model year a 2-door “hardtop” model (sans pillar) was offered.

1968 McLaren M6B wallpaper thumbnail.

1968 McLaren M6B

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The McLaren M6A was the first monocoque chassis constructed by the team, following the M1A and M1B which used a tubular spaceframe chassis.

1968 Ferrari 365 GTB4 Daytona wallpaper thumbnail.

1968 Ferrari 365 GTB4 Daytona

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It was first introduced to the public at the Paris Auto Salon in 1968 and replaced the 275 GTB/4.

1968 Pontiac GTO wallpaper thumbnail.

1968 Pontiac GTO

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The GTO was the brainchild of Pontiac engineer Russell Gee, an engine specialist, and Pontiac chief engineer John De Lorean.

1968 Alfa Romeo Tipo 33 Stradale wallpaper thumbnail.

1968 Alfa Romeo Tipo 33 Stradale

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The 33 Stradale, first built in 1967, was based on the Autodelta Alfa Romeo Tipo 33 racing car.

1968 Lotus Elan S4 wallpaper thumbnail.

1968 Lotus Elan S4

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First introduced in 1962 as a roadster (Drop Head), an optional hardtop was offered in 1963 and a coupe (Fixed Head) version in 1965.

1968 Lotus Europa S2 wallpaper thumbnail.

1968 Lotus Europa S2

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The Europa S2, or Type 54, was introduced in April 1968.

1968 Lamborghini Espada wallpaper thumbnail.

1968 Lamborghini Espada

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Based on the Marzal show car, displayed at the 1967 Geneva Auto Show, and the Bertone Pirana, a radically rebodied Jaguar E-type.

1968 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 RS wallpaper thumbnail.

1968 Chevrolet Camaro Z28 RS

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The RS was an appearance package that included hidden headlights, revised taillights, RS badging, and exterior bright trim.