Coffee and a Concept – 1938 Phantom Corsair

The Phantom Corsair is a prototype that was built to be production-ready as a luxury coupe in 1938. It was designed by Rust Heinz (yes, those Heinz’s) and built by Maurice Schwartz of the Bohman & Schwartz coachbuilding company in Pasadena, California.

This unusual car, which looks like it came straight out of a Dick Tracy or Shadow comic strip, was ahead of its time in many ways, with features that wouldn’t become commonplace until just a few years ago and a timeless, unusual design that fascinates even today.

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