Car designers tend to use a limited number of shapes, but these twenty models bear more than just a resemblance to each other.
10.) Ferrari GTB4/Rover SD1 Who was first? Ferrari!
The similarity was never was a secret,
The designer of the SD1 David Bache freely admitted he was influenced by the Ferrari Daytona and the Maserati Indy.
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Suggested By: TokyoBayAquaLine , Photo Credit: and SoCal Car Photography grobertson4 9.) Dodge Omni/Volkswagen Rabbit Who was first? Chrysler!
The European Golf looked like a Golf. The facelifted American Rabbit did not.
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VW Golf/Rabbit and the Dodge Omni/Plymouth Horizon.
Read more 8.) NSU Prinz/Chevrolet Corvair Who was first? Chevrolet! Both used the same air-cooled, rear-engined setup but on a very different scale. Suggested By: duurtlang , Photo Credit: and arne.list katherinetompkins
The Hillman Imp didn't even try to hide the Corvair roots.
Read more 7.) Ford Mustang/Toyota Celica Who was first? Ford!
The Japanese copied from the best. And they did a perfect job.
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1st-gen Toyota Celica GT fastback: The Mustang that went on a diet.
Read more 6.) Toyota Corolla AE86/Nissan 200SX Who was first? Toyota!
Whichever you choose, fun is guaranteed.
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Read more 5.) Jaguar E-Type/Toyota 2000GT Who was first? Jaguar!
Which is worth more? The Toyota!
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Toyota 2000GT and E-Type Jag. They unquestionably are dopplegangers. The real question is: which…
Read more 4.) Mercedes-Benz E-Class/Kia Amanti Who was first? Mercedes-Benz!
This came from a time when Kia didn't have designers like Peter Schreyer working for them. The rear was a Chrysler copy.
Suggested By: willkinton247 , Photo Credit: and Wikimedia Commons euthman 3.) Renault 8/Simca 1000 Who was first? Simca!
The French were acting as one big family with these two rear-engined sedans.
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Their speed was roughly the same.
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RX-7 FC is a doppelganger of the Porsche 944
Read more 1.) Ford Thunderbird/Auto Union 1000SP Who was first? Ford!
In the old days, Americans wanted European styling and Europeans wanted American. This is the result.
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