While we’re on the subject, I’d just like to point to the Tatra T87 as one of the most fantastic cars ever.
built at a time when British cars looked like:
The tale of crossing the US in one.
The Czechs were fantastic engineers in the 1930s, half the British weapons in WWII were designed over there. Rather a shame Czechoslovakia promptly got stomped on by the Nazis and then Soviet Russia. Still, Tatra did end up making something that’s cool for entirely different reasons: