Some are funny, others scary, but they all have some cool factor.

We could literally spend days talking about cars and some of the various nicknames that are out there. If we’re honest, a lot of those unofficial references aren’t necessarily kind to the vehicle, and in some cases, the people who own them. We’ll steer clear of such things because we love cars and want to celebrate the automotive institution. Also, Motor1.com is a family friendly stop on the internet and we intend to stay that way.

This short list covers nearly the entire history of automobiles, going all the way back to the 1920s through to current production models. In no particular order, here are some of the coolest car nicknames of all time.

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