Porsche 356 1500 ~ 1953-1955

The 356 1500 was revised for 1953 with a new engine that was actually less powerful than the old one, produces 55bhp compared to 60bhp.

The brakes, meanwhile, were uprated with larger drums all round. Porsche 356 1500

The bumpers were enlarged, moved away from the body and fitted with overriders for the first time.

Inside the car, the steering wheel was endowed with the new Porsche crest, something that would go on to become a Porsche tradition.