Vintage -- the Peugeot 403 convertible | drive it

The Peugeot 403 convertible made its debut at the 1956 Paris Motor Show.Visitors were overwhelmed by its marriage of Italian class with French elegance. The body styling was done by the legendary experts at Pininfarina. Typical for the pontoon form were the bulge on the hood and the suggestion of fins at the rear with the vertical rear lights. In total some 1.2 million Peugeot 403s were built --- although only 2,000 of them were convertibles. Probably the most famous one was the car driven by Peter Falk in his role as lieutenant Columbo.

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Peugeot 403 Cabriolet (1956)

Peugeot 403 cabriolet 1960
Superbe Peugeot 403 cabriolet d'Août 1960, en vente, for sale chez Bérigaud Véhicules Anciens. Modèle très rare, dessin de Pininfarina modifié par Marcel Pourtout et carrossé par les ateliers de la Garenne-Colombes. 403-cabriolet-1960

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