There’s lots of pleasing strangeness about this 1963 Panhard PL 17 brochure picture. The dream of golfing in a featureless void that’s still somehow near traffic, all that deep blue, the flat floor, but I think the weirdest is that centrally-positioned-under-the-steering-column key. I can’t think of another car that does that. Happy Friday!

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At least the speedometer is centered. (unlike the key).