The Porsche 356/1 was the first real Porsche car created by Ferdinand "Ferry" Porsche. ... The aluminum roadster body of the Porsche 356/1 was designed by Porsche.Porsche No. 1 Type 356 (mid-engine prototype). Porsche 356 1948 Coupe
"I can readily admit that the initiative came through Cisitalia", said Ferry Porsche on the occasion of his 75th birthday when describing the early days of the Porsche 356. "Back then Cisitalia was building a small sports car with a Fiat engine. So I said to myself: why shouldn't we do the same thing with VW parts? After all, that is already what we did before the war with the Berlin-Rome car.SUBSCRIBE FOR THE LATEST NEWS VIA !!!!