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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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1958 Continental Mark III

The 1958 Continental Mark III was the first Continental convertible in 10 years with an incredibly heavy body. Riding grand 131-inch wheelbases, these Lincolns were boxy but clean and imposingly massive. Learn about this classic convertible.


1954 Hudson Hornet Brougham

1954 Hudson Hornet Brougham

The 1954 Hudson Hornet Brougham was Hudson's last hope in the face of poor sales. Learn about this classic 'Step-down' convertible, including photos. See more »

1934 Pierce-Arrow Salon Twelve

1934 Pierce-Arrow Salon Twelve

The Pierce-Arrow Salon Twelve was the last car produced by the once-great automaker. Learn more about this rare classic convertible. See more »

Classic Convertible Cars

Classic Convertible Cars

Convertibles allow everyone to travel like a movie star. Put the top down and let the wind blow your hair. Learn more about classic convertibles. See more »