Some of the Best Automotive Design Features of 2019/2020 Vehicles
There’s an old cliché out there that says good design is subjective. Makes sense, right? Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and all that. But sometimes, features in the automotive world crop up that are so arresting, so visually captivating, that it’s hard to see how anyone would say they aren’t examples of design work at its best. They may not always be your personal cup of tea — but even if you don’t like them, you can appreciate them.
Now that the cars of 2019 have all hit the streets — counting both 2019 and 2020 model vehicles amongst them — we at Gear Patrol thought this would be an excellent time to pick our favorite design elements we’ve come across so far this year. Check ’em out.
2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 — Hood Pins
Hood pins aren’t anything new; they’ve been keeping the lids of high-powered cars firmly in place for years. But the set on the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 is telling: We expect big things from a car worried about blowing off its own hood.