Classic Magazine Ads (And More): Road & Track, April 1979

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Now entering 1979 and straight into April, as that’s the next available R&T in these series of posts.

 

Starting off with the Supra- this was two pages inner-folding-cover Ad:

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Note the map light and the Tan-on-Brown-on-Tan color scheme. Yammie.

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Those big bumpers…

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Remember the “Imported from Japan” Chrysler Group Ads from the previous post? Now they reveal all: it’s Mitsubishi!

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The best option here might be the rear stabilizer bar- not sure how much difference it made to the Starfire’s handling…

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You all remember, right? “Handbuilt by Robots”. An oxymoron if ever there was one.

And of course, the famous “and driven by idiots”.

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We’ve had the Civic, the Accord and now you can compere the Prelude to its modern-day equivalent.

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I actually think this is not a bad looking car (compared with the Celica and the Prelude above), just needs some styling adjustments.

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I meen really, why waste your money on a supercar?

Sorry, no classifieds this time- I promise they shall return. Bye for now.