There have been many important cars throughout history. Cars and other vehicles have shaped the environment that we live in, and the ways in which we live. Cars also influence popular culture and are synonymous with certain periods in time. The best cars last and become more valuable with the passage of time. They influence the cars that come after them. Yet not all important and influential cars have been flashy. Many of the most influential vehicles have been ordinary family vehicles that people have used to get themselves and their children where they need to go. Here then is a list of the 10 most influential cars over the past century.