The Sporty Compacts of 1970

1970 Plymouth Barracuda   In a recent blog post titled The Luxury Standards of 1970, we discussed the now-arcane language once used to parse the new-vehicle market. You can see all the segments into which Consumer Guide slotted the 1970 class of vehicles here. One of segments identified by Consumer Guide back in ’70 was “Sporty Compacts,” … Continue reading The Sporty Compacts of 1970