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Four-Wheeled Comeback Kids

Times change, tastes change, popular attributes and features in personal vehicles change. Once-indefatigable SUVs fall out of favor, as smaller more fuel economic cars come back with a vengeance. But no matter what the current trends dictate, it seems that there’s always room for a stylish sports car. So yes, once-popular cars do get retired, but sometimes come back.

Inspired by the introduction of the “new” New Beetle, we consulted Marty Padgett, Editorial Director for TheCarConnection.com, for a list of comeback cars. Click ahead to see some of the biggest revivals.

By Colleen Kane

Posted June 15, 2011

Photo: Andreas Rentz | Getty Images