Multiple well-known car brands have become defunct over the past 20 years.
They include cars under parent company umbrellas like Ford, GM, Chrysler, and Toyota.
There are few things more thrilling than seeing an old car on the road and wondering, “Wow! Whatever happened to that one?” In fact, it’s the thrill of finding such a car, which we thought had been dead and buried, out on the street again that is the main factor for our excitement. We know all cars, and their brands, have a lifespan. And like it or not, a lot of great cars, and their iconic brands, have gone defunct in past 20 years alone.
Almost everyone born prior to 1990 remembers television commercials touting Saturn as “a different kind of car company.” And it wasn’t too long ago that some us may recall the dozens of Plymouth Voyager minivans which lined the streets as soccer practice ended. And who can forget when Lebron James received a Hummer for his 18th birthday? (and immediately prompted a major investigation)
These cars of early-2000s past are just a few that have been disbanded by their parent companies in recent years, leaving many of …read more
Source:: Businessinsider – Finance