Chip Foose is enormously talented, but his "improvements" to the XK-E coupe are akin to adding a mustache to the Mona Lisa. Chip's veiled excuse for this exercise is that he suggests Enzo Ferrari was referring to the convertible when he said the XK-E was "The most beautiful car ever made". I have never read nor heard that Enzo qualified his compliment as being intended for the convertible. In fact, this is highly unlikely since the coupe has many brilliant - and timeless - design elements that are lost on the convertible version.
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