"Style" being the keyword on this list, performance or sales record or pedigree doesn't score points at all. Regarding the absence of new- or late-model cars on this list, the answer is simple: It takes time for a car--or just about anything or anyone, for that matter--to become an icon. And when an automobile reaches icon status, immortality in car-magazine (and online) feature stories awaits.
Here's 20 of the most stylish cars in history as chosen by our style guru, Brian Afuang. To learn more about these cars, check out the May 2011 issue of Top Gear Philippines.