Dear oh, dear – what were they thinking of? Did motor makers and marketers of yesteryear really think a virtually naked woman would sell a car? Has any driver ever bought a vehicle on the basis that he liked the look of the model draped seductively over its bonnet? . T From supermodels to supercars, Page 3 ‘stunners’ to motor-show exhibitionism, these curious images evoke the spirit of their strange times.