Front wheel drive cars are at a natural disadvantage when it comes to looking good. Typically moving the drive wheels up front means you can move the passenger cabin forward which negatively affects the proportions. As such almost all of the cars that are almost universally rear or awd drive. But what cars buck the trend? Surely there’s some lookers in the bunch? Here’s my top list, what’s yours?


Oldsmobile Toronado

First gen Eldorado


Lancia Fulvia

Alfa Romeo Brera


Honda Integra

Peugeot 205 GTI


Saab 99

Original Mini


Peugeot 406 Coupe

Opel Astra OPC/VW Scirocco R/Renault Megan RS


Honorable mentions: First gen Oldsmobile Aurora, late model Eldorados, newer VW GTis, lastes gen Accords and Impalas.