Classic Car Catalogue

Callista 1951

wb: 2130 mm 2 cyl.
745 cm³
33 ch
Coupe des Alpes cabriolet
Ranelagh roadster


The Coupe Coupe des Alpes and the Ranelagh roadster both use the mechanics of the Dyna Panhard. Their engine of 745 cm³ develops 33 hp at 5,000 rpm, which makes it possible to reach 135 km/h in Ranelagh version and 130 km/h in the Coupe des Alpes.

The Coupe des Alpes cabriolet, photographed here at the 35th Brussels Salon in January.




  24h Le Mans (23.06.1951) Entrant: Results:
        gen. class perf.ind.
#58 Ran D 120 Panhard (611 cm³) Colas / Schollmann   28th 5th - 501-750 8th

The Ranelagh sport roadster in its version with new grille appeared for the first time at the 1951 Le Mans 24 Hours.