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Cars launched in 1969
The year that brought us Moonshots, Charles Manson, the end of an epoch-defining decade and one of the most intriguing years of pop culture in general, also saw cars as diverse as the 240Z and the Austin Maxi make it to our streets.
It was a helluva year, 1969. What you take that to mean is up to you.
We’ve always had a bit of a penchant for all things 1969. Here are some of the launches that the carmakers of the world produced…
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