Dying Sports Cars - 1967 Sports Cars


As the post-war years go, 1967 was a big deal in nearly every category, from pop culture, to social upheaval and of course, what we care most about here, cars. Important cars came and important cars went in 1967. But the elephant in the room was the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act and the National Emissions Standard Act. Big changes would be felt by the fall of 1967 for the ‘68 model year cars’ introductions. They were the first to reflect safety and emissions mandated design alterations. We’ll take a look at a few of the seismic changes that happened in the 1967 calendar and model years:

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2017/02/08/dying-sports-cars