Renault Twizy fleet in service for eMobility e-Tour Geiranger, Norway. Mariordo (Mario Roberto Durán Ortiz) / Wikimedia Commons

From Ferrari to Volkswagen, Americans adore foreign-made cars — but some vehicles never quite hit it off here, either due to tighter safety regulations or lack of interest.

You’ll find swanky self-driving automobiles and tiny bubble cars from around the world on this list, and they’re either not available for purchase or can’t be lawfully driven on busy highways in the country.

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