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Title
Yes, they said it gets 155 miles per gallon
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Knudsen, Anne
Date Created and/or Issued
1980
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph caption dated May 3, 1980 reads, "Spectators at the Custom Car, Rod, Boat and Motorcycle Show examine the California Commuter, which Aerovisions Inc. claims is capable of achieving 155 miles per gallon. The automakers say the car, displayed at the Los Angeles Sports Arena yesterday, has averged [sp] 178 mpg at a constant 55 miles per hour. The car seats one, weighs 400 pounds and runs on premium gas."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;15 x 31 cm. on sheet 17 x 33 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00085936
Herald Examiner Collection
HE_b052_f1_i11
CARL0004778170
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/26321
Subject
Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Experimental automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--Models--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--California--Los Angeles
Exhibitions--California--Los Angeles
Automobiles--Design and construction
Automobiles--Aerodynamics
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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