CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 19, 1980
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(Studio) Incr. in highway deaths over next 20 years said predicted by government safety experts due to proliferation of small cars; results of last Feb.'s crash tests of small autos recalled.
REPORTER: Charles Kuralt
(DC) Results of latest round of auto crash tests by Trans. Department examined; Chevrolet Chevette and Fiat Strada said only cars passing tests. Details given. [Highway Safety administrator Joan CLAYBROOK - comments on failure of Japanese cars to pass.] Results of crash between Ford Mustang and Celica noted.
REPORTER: Nelson Benton
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