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12 classics reborn in style

Classic & Sports Car Logo By Chris Chilton of Classic & Sports Car | Slide 1 of 25: From Cortina to Capri; from Golf to Scirocco: a few strokes of the designer’s pencil are often all it takes to turn the humdrum into a humdinger. Here are 12 ordinary – and in many cases ugly – classics that started off as caterpillars and emerged as butterflies.  Or, in the case of the Alfa SZ, one of those scarily toxic oak processionary moths.

Sow’s ear to silk purse, but with cars

From Cortina to Capri; from Golf to Scirocco: a few strokes of the designer’s pencil are often all it takes to turn the humdrum into a humdinger.

Here are 12 ordinary – and in many cases ugly – classics that started off as caterpillars and emerged as butterflies.

Or, in the case of the Alfa SZ, one of those scarily toxic oak processionary moths.

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