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Muscle Cars #309948

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 24, 1986
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Detroit, Michigan: Ned Potter) Popularity of "muscle cars," high performance cars, featured; scenes shown. [Shelby Autos., Incorporated spokesperson Carroll SHELBY - cites cntry.'s ongoing love affair with cars.] Shelby's role in American auto. design noted include classic Mustang. ["Motor Trend" magazine spokesperson Rick TITUS - recalls discomfort of 1960s muscle cars.] [Ford market manager Ross ROBERTS - describes current muscle cars.] Sociological basis of popular autos explained. [Porsche chief executive Peter SCHUTZ - claims Porsche's a pleasure car.] [SHELBY - acknowledges foreign cars have image lacking in American cars.]

Potter, Ned;
Schieffer, Bob

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