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The Predicta was built by Darryl Starbird at Star Kustom Shop in Wichita, Wichita, Kansas. Completed in 1960, the Predicta won the "Car of the Future" award at the 1960 National Roadster Show in California, and it became the car that established Darryl Starbird as a respected custom and show car builder.
The Forcasta was built by Darryl Starbird at Star Kustom Shop in 1961, featuring a bubble top.
Ron Aguirre's 1956 Chevrolet Corvette, the X-Sonic, of Rialto, California. Ron's Corvette received a bubble top in 1961.
Ed Roth's Beatnik Bandit received a bubble top in 1961.
Ed Roth's Mysterion of Maywood, California. The build was completed in 1963.
Irvin Kirschner's 1955 Chevrolet of Westwood, New Jersey. Known as the Princess and the Pirate, the car was restyled several times by Tony Bruskivage of Hawthorne, New Jersey. The bubbletop version of Irv's Chevrolet was first shown in 1964.
The Silhouette was built in 1963, featuring a bubble top.
Ed Roth's Orbitron was built in 1964, featuring a bubble top.
The Silhouette II Space Coupe was started in 1963. The build was not completed.
The Futurian was built by Mark Moriarity. The build was completed in 2001, featuring a bubble top.
Eric Goodrich's Iron Lung bubbletop show rod of Buffalo, New York. The build was started in 2011 and completed in 2015.


Bubble Top Cars

Irvin Kirschner's 1955 Chevrolet Convertible - The Princess and the Pirate
The Atomic Punk
Darryl Starbird's Predicta
Ed Roth's Beatnik Bandit
Ed Roth's Mysterion
Bobby Freedman's 1962 Jaguar XK-E
The Brown Neck Bandito
The Forcasta
The Futurian
The Orbitron
Ed Roth's Road Agent
The Silhouette
The Silhouette II Space Coupe
The X-Sonic
Eric Goodrich's Iron Lung





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