From Sketches, Special Edition, April 24, 1991.
In an even more misguided quest to transform the coupe into a roadster, the Chevy’s roof also succumbed to the torch.
Way ahead of its time.
It’s no big secret that a lot of early motorcars took their body design from carriages. But it’s less obvious that carriage design evolved from shipbuilding.
Unlike so many car stylists, Rust Heinz hadn’t copied any previous design.