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Auto | Car Models | Other Classic & Collectible Convertible Car Manufacturers

In this Classic Convertible Cars section, we look at some not-so-common models, including the Austin-Healey, the 1963 Studebaker Lark Daytona, 25 years of Volkswagon Beetle convertibles and Edsel’s 1960 Ranger and 1958 Citation.

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1955 DeSoto Firedome Convertible Coupe

The 1955 DeSoto Firedome Convertible Coupe was made to appeal to the owner's sense of adventure. Packed with a 291-cubic-inch Hemi V-8, the Firedome topped out at 100 mph. Learn more about this classic drop top.


1954 Edwards America Convertible

1954 Edwards America Convertible

Though the 1954 Edwards America Convertible Coupe used mass-produced parts, it was costly to build. Edwards lost money on each car. See for yourself. See more »

1962 Budd XR-400 Sports Convertible

1962 Budd XR-400 Sports Convertible

The 1962 Budd XR-400 sports convertible could have given the Mustang a run for its money had Ford or AMC picked up the car. Learn about the Budd XR-400. See more »

1955 DeSoto Firedome Convertible Coupe

1955 DeSoto Firedome Convertible Coupe

The 1955 DeSoto Firedome convertible coupe had a limited run with Chrysler's new 'Forward Look' design. Explore a 1955 DeSoto Firedome convertible. See more »

1956 Continental Mark II Convertible

1956 Continental Mark II Convertible

The 1956 Continental Mark II convertible earned a reputation as a timeless beauty. Learn about what makes the 1956 Continental Mark II so spectacular. See more »

1950 Austin A90 Atlantic Convertible

1950 Austin A90 Atlantic Convertible

Built for an American audience, the 1950 Austin A90 Atlantic Convertible was designed to thrill. See the 1950 Austin A90 Atlantic Convertible here. See more »

1948 DeSoto Custom Convertible

1948 DeSoto Custom Convertible

The 1948 DeSoto Custom Convertible design was based on the pre-war 1942 DeSoto. See photos and a profile of the 1948 DeSoto Custom Convertible. See more »

1953 Die Valkyrie

1953 Die Valkyrie

The 1953 Die Valkyrie is an extremely rare collectible auto built by famed designer Brooks Stevens. Explore the features of the 1953 Die Valkyrie. See more »

1957 Volvo P1900 Sport Convertible Coupe

1957 Volvo P1900 Sport Convertible Coupe

The 1957 Volvo P1900 Sport convertible coupe was intended to boost Volvo's image with a sporty model but lasted only a year. Explore this classic car. See more »

1953 Paxton Phoenix Convertible Coupe

1953 Paxton Phoenix Convertible Coupe

The 1953 Paxton Phoenix Convertible Coupe had unique features like a power-retractable top. Learn more about this car’s design and engineering. See more »

1953-1979 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible

1953-1979 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible

With its iconic styling, the 1953-1979 Volkswagen Beetle convertible is one of the most desired collectible cars in the U.S. Learn about the Beetle. See more »