1939 Buick Y-Job

1939 Buick Y-Job

In 1938, the idea of creating an expressive automobile to explore new worlds of design and technology was unheard of. General Motors was the first manufacturer to take this step – and the result was the Buick Y-Job, a car that is widely acknowledged as the industry’s first concept car.

Image taken at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, Carmel, CA.

Posted by Steve Corey on 2012-07-14 22:04:19

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