Although the Pontiac Aztec has been considered uncool for some time now, the popularity of shows like Breaking Bad have brought attention to this model that has been described as a minivan in drag and has received years of criticism. Now though, bloggers are starting to describe it as cool and sales are increasing.
- The Bear Claw idea was to lash the practicality and off-road capability of an SUV to the performance and excitement of a sports sedan.
- So poorly was the Aztek’s styling received that General Motors announced it would restyle the thing after only five months on the market.
- It still sat on the hideous end of the design spectrum, but it survived until 2007, two years longer than the Aztek.
“If the infant Aztek were abandoned on a mountainside, it would eventually come crawling back to civilization because even the vultures and ants wouldn’t touch it.”