Since January 29, 1886 when Carl Benz applied for a patent for his “vehicle powered by a gas engine.” the world has seen some interesting, unique, and downright strange vehicles. Some were ahead of their time, many served specific needs, and some, well, never should have left the drawing board.

Whether you’re the driver or a fortunate observer, spotting unusual cars driving by can make us smile and brighten up our days. Join us on a journey as we scour the globe to find the top ten strangest looking cars ever, gazing in wonder at the fantastical design concepts that have actually made it on to the road.

See which one tops your personal list. Just don’t get carried away because these cars are rare finds.

Norman Timbs Special

Colim Detachable Caravan

Citroen/Michelin PLR


Nissan Pulsar NX


Isuzu VehiCROSS

Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG 6×6

Edsel Corsair


There you have our list, let us know if there are any you would have added or what are you top tips for 2021 and beyond?