Several Cricket models are unveiled at a preview for newsmen. The reporters are given a?
CU "CRICKET" NAMEPLATE - ZOOM TO:
LS GIRL WAVES, CAR DRIVES OFF
CU REPORTERS LOOKING
LS MAN INTO CAR
MS FRONT SEAT
LS CAR DRIVES OFF
LS 3/4 FRONT RUNNING
CU 3/4 GRILLE RUNNING
LS CAR THRU SLALOM
CU CAR THRU SLALOM
LS PAN PROFILE 3 CARS
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Background: Several Cricket models are unveiled at a preview for newsmen. The reporters are given a chance to test drive and evaluate the new subcompacts. Under the hood is a four cylinder engine which produces 70 horsepower.
All models are four door sedans. Door openings are wide. Adjustable front seats are of the bucket variety.
This newest addition to the Plymouth line-up is 162 inches long. It has a sloping hood and a wide grille. A fully synchronized four-speed floor mounted stick shift transmission is standard. A three-speed automatic is optional.
The Cricket has a full coil spring suspension system designed to provide easy handling, quick response and a smooth ride. Red. white and blue.. plus six other colour choices will be available. The Cricket goes on sale in major markets throughout the country in January.