It was also the era of a revolution in personal mobility as car ownership became much more affordable. Not only did the Austin Mini create an entirely new way of designing and engineering family cars but speed and style came within reach of many more people thanks to cars like the Ford Mustang and Jaguar E-type.
The ‘60s provided us with another automotive category, the supercar. Mid-engined, two-seats, other-worldy styling and limited practicality still define the template to this day. Here are our favourites.