What is it that makes people think they can improve the design of the Citroën DS?   Flaminio Bertoni’s masterful work has stood the test of time to be recognized as one of the most beautiful automobiles ever created.   And yet people try to morph it into, well, this….

Polski DS Rod 1

Citroënvie subscriber Krystyna Lagowski came upon this creature on a Polish website claiming it to be the only Citroën of its type in Poland.  We hope so.

Polski DS Rod 2

OK, that’s our editorial opinion.  Krystyna says “The back end alone makes this one of the most stunning vehicles I’ve seen in, oh, ever ever”.

Given that it’s a work in progress and that it’s ultimate purpose is to become a distinctive hot-rod, we’re prepared to say congratulations for paying homage to the DS by chopping down the roof, sealing up the rear doors and doing the funky rear window treatment.

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