video postChanging Architecture of the Automobile Body


This movie short was put together by GM Photographic during the late 1970s. In just under 20 minutes the narrator takes viewers on a delightfully-paced tour of the evolution of the automobile, through an unbiased lens.

Included at the end were some surprising images of 1970s product proposals.

movie clips of proposals

Click below to start the video.


Following are screenshots of the six proposals shown towards the end of the movie.

1970s Cadillac large sedan proposal

1970s GM large sedan proposal

1970s GM small five-door proposal

1970s GM small three-door proposal

1970s GM sports car sedan proposal

1970s GM sporty three-door proposal