1973 Audi Karmann Asso di Picche

When the doors open to the 45th International Motor Show in Frankfurt, the sensation is perfect. With his Ace of Spades Study, Karmann presents a four-seater coupe, setting standards both inside and out: under the wedge-shaped car body and behind large window panes a futuristic cockpit with drum-shaped instrument panels and a narrow sporty steering wheel.

The coupe, based on an Audi 80, was created with help of Giorgio Giugiaro. Next to the unusual shape the car body. other details cause a great deal of discussion: such as the removable shopping bags that can be unbuttoned from the interior door lining.

📸: ItalDesign; Karmann

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