The quick and the dead: 10 cars that were (sometimes mercifully) axed fast

2005 GMC Envoy XUV SLE

2005 GMC Envoy XUV SLE

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Bad ideas aren’t exclusive to the car business–but sometimes, they get mass-produced there.

Not all of the cars on this list are bad, but they sure were short-lived. Maybe it was timing. Or maybe they really deserved it, you make the call.

Here’s a concise compendium of cars that lasted just a year or two–or less–on the market.

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1956 Dodge LaFemme

1956 Dodge LaFemme

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Dodge LaFemme (1956)

Dodge’s ill-fated attempt at swooning the li’l ladies of the house reeked of a few “tee many martoonis” during the all-male lunch hour. Dodge execs

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