Art Under Pressure: Radiator Mascots Were Sculpture in Motion


BestRide | Jan 08, 2017

There aren’t many radiator mascots left these days, thanks to both safety and aerodynamic concerns. But in the golden era of automotive art, car companies from exclusive to common adorned their radiators with mascots that were just as recognized as the brand names they signified.

Radiator mascots are a special form of artistry, and they’re as collectible as the cars they rode upon.

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