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  • Performance:3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars 3 / 5
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  • Build Quality:3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars 3 / 5
  • Overall: 3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars 3 / 5

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OldVandal writes:
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I liked the styling.  It showed some sleekness and lines that survive to this day.

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This car had the infamous 348 c.i. motor.  Sadly underpowered.

OldVandal
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Blue Brother. — Impala and me. Photo taken in 1968. This car was a nice piece of work, styling wise. I was not impressed with the power. However, it did have an A/C, factory installed. I had this car in high school, and enjoyed the "status" that it provided.

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Quite functional

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Even used as a patrol car by the police.

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Ordinary, Practical But Not A Classic. — It was the only white exterior with red interior car that my immediate family owned. I earned my driver's license in this one. Three little tail lights on each side first appeared on the 1960 model and then on the 1961 model.

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