The Citroën DS may not be to everyone’s liking, but no one can dispute that it’s one of the most interesting car designs ever produced.

Avant garde when first introduced in 1955, iconic by the time production ceased in 1975, it was the work of Italian sculptor and industrial designer Flaminio Bertoni and French aeronautical engineer André Lefèbvre.

For our seasonal series on vehicles negotiating snowy scenes, we bring you this DS driven by a dapper couple taking in a wintry urban vista.

We imagine he’s telling her to shut the damn door…