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Wheels Magazine 1973 Car of the Year

It’s 40 years since the Leyland P76 car

June 26, 2013

Margaret Simpson
Forty years ago today, on 26 June 1973 the Leyland P76 was launched to a waiting Australian public. The V-8 version was named 'Wheels Magazine's' 1973 Car of the Year. It said: The...totally new Leyland sedan emerged as a dynamic and remarkably fine motor car, surely destined to push Leyland up the ladder, both in Australia and in export markets.