The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

Welcome to the latest installation of The Forgotten Concept Cars of the Year! Here, you'll find a collection of photos of concept cars from the same year that are considered forgotten. Legendary concept cars are not included. With a Kinja update around the corner, this is probably the last TFCCotY post for good. Here's one for the birth year of a fellow Opponaut. Enjoy!

ALLES GUTE ZUM GEBURTSTAG, HELMUT! (RotarylessLover)

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Alfa Romeo 164 Pro Car Concept; with the front and rear ends attached.

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Alfa Romeo 164 Pro Car Concept; with the front and rear ends detached.

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Audi Asgard Concept by ItalDesign

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Audi Aspid Concept by ItalDesign

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Audi Aztec Concept by ItalDesign

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 BMW Z1 Coupe Concept; the doors retract up and down like the production Z1 roadster.

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Buick Lucerne Coupe Concept #1

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Buick Lucerne Coupe Concept #2

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Buick Lucerne Cabriolet Concept

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Cadillac Voyage Concept

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Chevrolet Camaro IROC-Z Concept

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Chevrolet Venture Concept #1

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Chevrolet Venture Concept #2

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Citroen Activa Concept

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Dodge Intrepid Concept

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Ferrari F90 Concept by Pininfarina; with the roof attached. Only 6 were produced for, you guessed it, the Sultan of Brunei. It's likely they were abandoned and collecting dust along with hundreds of other abandoned collector cars. They were based on a Ferrari Testarossa. The one pictured above and below is an official concept car.

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Ferrari F90 Concept by Pininfarina; with the roof detached.

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Ford Bronco DM-1 Concept

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Ford Hunter Concept by IAD; it was based on a Ford Sierra XR 4x4.

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Ford Saguaro Concept by Ghia

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Ford Splash Concept; the wheels were painted white at some point.

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 GMC Centaur Pickup Truck Concept

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Jiotto Caspita Concept

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Lamborghini Countach Preproduction Prototype; it's far less aggressive looking than its production counterpart.

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Lamborghini Genesis Concept by Bertone; it's a minivan with gullwing doors and a front-mounted V12 from a Countach. It's an ultimate driving machine for football mums.

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Lancia HIT Concept by Pininfarina

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Lincoln Machete Concept

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 MAZ 2000 Perestroika Concept; MAZ is well known for building bizarre looking lorries.

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Mazda MX-5 Concept; it's the very first Miata. Helmut, you were born in this year. It's no wonder you like Miatas.

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Mazda MX-5 Coupe Concept; ja, a coupe version of the Miata existed.

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Mercury Concept 50 Concept

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Michelotti Pura Concept

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Nissan EXA Concept

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Panther Solo Prototype; it went into limited production at some point.

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Peugeot 309 Break Concept by Heuliez

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Peugeot Oxia Concept

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Plymouth Slingshot Concept (this one is my son's favourite)

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Pontiac Banshee IV Concept

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Pontiac Fiero Concept; it was planned to go into production, but GM scrapped the plans.

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Porsche 989 Concept; the Panamera of the 80's.

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Renault Megane Concept

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Skoda Favorit Concept by Bertone

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Subaru Alcyone Royale Conceot by IAD

The Forgotten Concept Cars of 1988

1988 Vehma Torrero Concept

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