Just a minor correction to this well written piece. The bent glass rear window 2 dr. did not end with the '78 model year, it continued through '79. I own a '79 Landau and am thrilled to own this car which I consider to be historically significant for the reasons stated in this article- first downsized, full size car and one of Bill Mitchell's last designs before he retired in '77. But also these cars along with the 1980 refresh were the last full size 2 dr., full frame, V-8, rear drive Chevrolets ever.
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