The early 1970s oil crisis saw sales of muscle cars and other gas-guzzlers wane while smaller, compact cars gained popularity. Learn more about 1970s cars in this section.
  • Chrysler
  • Ford
  • Jaguar
  • Mercedes
  • Oldsmobile
  • Plymouth
  • Pontiac
  • Other Manufacturers
Be Your Own Mechanic

The 1971-1978 Oldsmobile Toronado started with a full redesign and new features were added each year. This car featured a grilleless design that pushed the grill openings to the far edges of the bumper. Learn more about the Toronados of this period.

More To Explore
You Might Also Like
1975-1979 Chrysler Cordoba

In hard economic times the Cordoba was a surprisingly good stroke for Chrysler. Indeed if not for the early success of this one luxury coupe, the company might have gone to the brink even earlier. Learn how the Cordoba kept Chrysler in business.

1975-78 Jaguar XJC

Learn about the 1975-1978 Jaguar XJC that combines neat styling, smooth powerful engines and low production to make a high-potential collectible. Discover more about this corporate sports car's pluses, minuses, specifications and more.

Don't Miss