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  1. Burd

    Burd Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    this wouldn't work out too well on my 78, lol


     
  2. 72BIGBLOCK

    72BIGBLOCK Veteran Member

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    Hmm I’d hate to see that car hit someone at even 20 miles
     
  3. badazz81z28

    badazz81z28 Veteran Member

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    lol...Lets pretend to hit the car with a crow bar. That would leave some dents......They make it look like its unphased
     
  4. The Champ

    The Champ Veteran Member

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    They actually were hitting it with a crow bar. The "bumper" wasn't made out of steel, so it wouldn't dent like steel.

     
  5. budro6968

    budro6968 Veteran Member

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    I got that book. I'll have to dig it out and read up on it. I think they called it an enduro bumper. May have misspelled that. Reminds me of the AAMCO commercial with the monkey's beating on a tranny with plastic baseball bats.
     
  6. The Champ

    The Champ Veteran Member

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    Endura is the actual name. I actually remember watching that commercial live back in the day. I'm old....;)
     
  7. Fbird

    Fbird Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    there use to be a commercial on NASTY.... i believe it was a 70 camaro.... sporting the same innovation..the ENDURA nose.... lol
     
  8. The Champ

    The Champ Veteran Member

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    That would be the 70 - 73 Camaro RS option:

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    The front grille surround was an Endura piece - necessitated by the lack of a bumper to protect the front end.
     

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