Release Thursday, September 13, 1972
America's most popular subcompact, Ford Division's Pinto, for
1973 features an impact-absorbing bumper system and standard front bumper guards.
Pinto is offered as a two-door sedan, a three-door Runabout and a station wagon.
The popular Sports Accent Options introduced by Ford Division
in mid-1972 is available again with the 1973 Ford Pinto. In addition, optioned in
1973 are forged aluminum wheels (shown) that add to the Pinto's look of performance.
This Runabout model includes a third door with gas-operated springs raise the door smoothly.
The Ford Pinto station wagon begins it's first full model year
is 1973 as the largest selling wagon in its segment. The Pinto wagon shown here
has the popular woodgrain Squire option. All Pinto station wagons are equipped
with a 2000-cc overhead cam engine and front disk brakes. cargo capacity for the
Pinto wagon is 60 cubic feet.
From: Ford Division Public Relations, Dearborn, Mich.