NBC Evening News for Sunday, Sep 24, 1972
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(Studio) Model shown, described. Already in use in European, Japanese cars. US tests to come.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley
(Milwaukee, WI) Wankel filmed, described. Engines being made in Milwaukee; enthusiasm noticeable. Size, weight, simplicity, quietness noted; also more efficient fuel burning; so cleaner. Can meet fed. emission standards. Engines now used on snowmobiles. (Los Angeles, California) Japanese car, Mazda, uses Wankel. [Car filmed.] Popularity noted. (Denver, Colorado) General Motors Corporation pours $ millions into such a motor, as does Ford. Chrysler investigates.
REPORTER: Fred Briggs
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