National Geographic : 1978 Nov
INTRODUCING THE 1979 PlMOUTH HORIZON. HORIZON...THE EFFIIENCY-SIZED CAR THA HAS CAGHTAMERICA'S IMAGINAON. We were ready when you were. With a new kind of American automobile designed to handle today's driving. Plymouth Horizon... the first American-made car its size with front-wheel drive. It gives you a whole new sense of comfort and confidence. THE STABILTY OF FRONT-WHEEL DRIVE. Horizon's front-wheel drive works wonders for you with outstanding traction and handling in all kinds of weather. Whether it's snow or rain or wind. And Horizon handles turnpikes with remarkable stability. It literally pulls you down the highway, through turns and up hills. ROOM YOU WOULDN'T IMAGINE. Another benefit of front-wheel drive is that it virtually eliminates the large transmission tunnel you find in most cars. That means there's more room for people. Four big adults can ride in complete comfort. You get a lot of other standard features, too. Like rack and pinion steering, front disc brakes, and whitewall radial tires. And you can have the option of automatic transmission, stereo, roof rack and an assortment of sporty trims. And, as if all that were not enough, you get Plymoul 38 miles to the gallon highway and 25 city* Plymouth Horizon. A cow"" whole new driving experience. A new sense of confidence. A new feeling of comfort. Check it out at your Chrysler-Plymouth dealer. *EPA estimates based on manual transmission. Your mileage may vary depending on your driving habits, your car's condition and optional equipment. California mileage lower. THAIS IMNIIG u .THiSPMOUmH.