California Pasadena Independent Newspaper Archives Oct 18 1961, Page 40

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Pasadena Independent (Newspaper) - October 18, 1961, Pasadena, CaliforniaIf 1 . Tui Dav of crowd ih1 to Reno i Udif Romr n. Imi Dodge View presents racy line. Dodge polara new prestige automobile Dodge which entered the Low Price Field with its i960 Dart and the compact car held with its 1961 Lancer Lias introduced a High performance High style polara "500" in the luxury sports car Market. The new prestige car is available in two models a two door Hardtop and a con Vertille. A new lighter aircraft Type starter which provides Quick positive turnover in cold weather and requires less cur rent. Thirty two thousand mile factory scaled lubrication for others. Self adjusting brakes. An All new heating and ventilating system which supplies the i Lara s styling air to the passengers Long Hook line and Short rear deck has a Continental Fla stylists refer to its for Ward thrusting design i As poised its elegant Interior features individual bucket seats in the front with a he tween seats console. The polara is powered by a special High performance engine with a High lift camshaft. Even when the car is parked or moving slowly in traffic. The aluminium Grille of the new polara composed of Bright vertical bars on a Back ground of Black has a racy open scoop appearance. The Grille thrusts Forward and is surrounded by a massive Bezel of stainless steel. The cars High beam heart Iii Lugii it Cini a four Tharrel Carburettor and i Gius Are set into the Grille dual exhausts As Standard equipment. The engine has 305 horsepower and a displacement of 361 cubic inches. The also features a new exceptionally automatic transmission with n die cast aluminium hous ing. The new transmission provides smooth quiet and precisely controlled shifting and excellent breakaway performance. Other engineering advances in the new polara include fully integrated All welded body construction which along Dodge s famous torsion Aire suspension gives the polara a solid smooth Vibra Tion free ride. Ind the Low beam lights Are loused in the front fenders. The rear of the polara is highlighted by Large dual Cir Cular taillights. A Bright two piece trim plate just above the rear bumper contains the Hack up lights. Special Hood and trunk lid medallions feature the newly adopted triangular Dodge trademark. This Emblem is also incorporated in the car s distinctively designed w Heel covers. The polara s Side ornamentation makes possible a unique two tone treatment which is keyed to the color styling of tile Interior. A bold Stripe Phr cd to contrast with the body color flows High along the Side of the car. Outlined by a slim Styli Iless steel molding Thia Stripe begins As n narrow Lino at the front widens to two inches and Narrows again at the rear a Small area surrounding simulated lovers in the Rea fenders is painted the Sani color As the Stripe. The louver ire capped with Chrome an framed by a Chrome molding Light. Imge is featured the polara s Interior and is eluded in 10 of the 12 exterior two Lone combinations. The Ca is available in the following colors red. Blue Green Coco or Black with beige in the body Stripe and louver area beige with red Blue Greet Cocoa or Black As contras in colors and Black with red o Blue As contrasting colors. To All combinations the exterior tones Are car full matched in the Interior. Of instance if the exterior color Are Blue and beige the instr Merit panel carpeting Doo trim panels and seat insert Are Blue. The seat bolster steering wheel and door pane accents Are beige in All Case. Check Stop Light Check your Stop Light from Lime to time advises he National automobile club. If the Ammeter hand flickers when the Brake pedal is jabbed the Light is working. No Point showing the 62 Volkswagen. It still looks the lame. No Heads will turn when you drive a 62 Volkswagen Home. An Eagle eyed neighbor May notice the taillights Are a Lille bigger. Bui that s the Only clue there still no fins on our 61 Model. No Chrome. Eve Fylling is right where we left it in 61. Inside it another Story. We be put All our time and Effort into improvements that matter. The 62 vow runs More quietly. There Are new clutch and broke cables As Well at steering parts that never need maintenance. Healer outlets front and rear easier braking. And 24 More. There s one change that s o Gas ser. Literally. We be added o Gas gauge. Our first. Die hards May think we be stolen some of the sporting flavor from Volkswagen driving. But the Gas gauge Moy turn out to be More useful than you d imagine. It will not Only show whether your tank it e or fit will prove you re driving a 42. 1962 May go Down in vow history As the year of the big change. 1962 trans Ocean motors Volkswagen porsche 2124 e. Colorado blvd. By i-9581 Paw Deno my 1-2331 new Lei 102 ways new and better new safety new savings rambler new lower prices on All models rambler classic six the All purpose compact. The idea compact car for most family needs with generous room and Comfort for six 6-Foolers. Also in 4-door Sedan and All new 2-door Sedan models it Nibler american Quality built lowest priced. Smart american "400" convertible pictured at right is one of twelve distinctive rambler american models for 1962. Rambler ambassador is the action packed compact. 250 . V-8 engine 270 . Exceptional Maneule ability and handling Case. Choose from 4-door sedans and 4-Doorand 5-door station wagons. Drive metropolitan "1500" world s smartest smaller car sound sensible transportation for two people in either of two distinctive body Coupe and dashing convertible. Sensational handling parking ease sparkling Thrifty Power. A new Comfort never before attainable in any Calik front passenger scat Cushion adjust hydraulically for knee height. Seats adjust individually for leg room and Back Angle. Adjustable headrests. Low conf options on All 1962 America s most trouble free in 1962 Chassis lubrication for most models Normal engine Oil change Oil filters Standard double safely Brake system Standard and self adjusting brakes 2-year Battery warranty 2-year engine coolant Long life Ceramic armoured Muffler and tailpipe new a stick no clutch pedal trans Mission optional on 1962 rambler american plus Many More see rambler at Orrin w. Fox co. 2345 e. Colorado blvd., Pasadena Henderson motors 375 e. Hun Lingfong dr., Arcadia reliable rambler 818 w. Las Tunas san Gabriel

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