National Geographic : 1979 Feb
fnown: 1Y/Y caprice sedan in silver Classic Custom Two-Tone This is it, America. This is the car more people buy today than any other. The new generation full-size car loaded with advanced tech nology and proven in the hands of more than a million owners during its first two years on the market. And as you can see, The New Chevrolet is still one of the newest new cars around. Crisp. Contemporary. Efficient in its use of space, materials and fuel. More efficient with space. The New Chevrolet is a comfortable 6-passengercarwith more head room and more rear seat leg room than the 1976 full size Chevrolet it replaced. It also has more usable luggage space in the trunk, all laid out for easy loading and unloading. More efficient with fuel. The New Chevrolet is more efficient with fuel than the '76 full size Chevrolet. EPA mileage estimates for 1979 are 21 mpg highway, 16 city with the available 5.0 Litre (305 Cu. In.) V8 and automatic trans mission. Estimates lower in California. Your mileage will vary depending on howandwhereyou drive, your car's condition and available equipment. (The New Chevrolet is equipped with GM-built engines produced by various divisions. See your dealer for details.) More reasons to buy. You'll love its clean and classic look, its smooth and quiet ride, its strong and solid Body by Fisher. Automatic transmission, power steering, power brakes and radial tires are all standard. Choice of Sedan, Coupe or Wagon. It all adds up to what we call "deep-down Chevy value: Talk to your Chevrolet dealer soon about buying or leasing a 1979 Caprice or Impala, also known as "The New Chevrolet' It's the car America has driven to the top. Enthusiastically.