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Renault Rédélé Special/Marquis, 1953. The Marquis was a Renault 4CV based coupé, the design by Michelotti was acquired for production under licence in the US. The production Marquis was to be manufactured out of fibreglass based on the aluminium-bodied Rédélé Special which had been commissioned by a Dieppe Renault dealer. Though the Marquis project founded it did provide the inspiration for the first Alpine, the A106