- The Dodge Challenger Hellcat Redeye Express is not the only attempt at a Santa sleigh by carmakers.

Top 5: Father Christmas sleighs designed by car makers

20w ago


YOU’VE HEARD of “horseless carriages”, but what about reinderless ones? It may surprise you to learn that over the years, some car makers have had a crack at designing their own sleighs for Santa; ones that do away with Rudolf and co. altogether.

Some involved less effort than others (we’re looking at you, Lexus) but they’ve all been created with the proper holiday cheer. You wonder if some of the designers had drunk a few too many mulled wines, in fact.

With the jolly Saint Nick doing his annual rounds — most likely using his traditional mode of transport — we look back at our favourite car maker sleighs, from 800hp muscle cars on skis to self-driving sleds that can smash through the sound barrier.

Click here to see our top five at driving.co.uk.

Merry Christmas, DriveTribers.