Can you identify all these cool vintage cars on Adam-12?

See if you know these beautiful muscle cars and European imports.

Adam-12 was about two cops on patrol in the streets of L.A. Obviously, that involved a lot of driving and car chases.

Malloy and Reed came across just about every possible kind of vehicle on the road in the early 1970s. We gathered some of our favorites.

See if you can identify these gorgeous vintage automobiles. If you can, you're ready to work dispatch!

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  1. This iconic car was small enough to bring indoors.
  2. Who made this fancy import?
  3. This 1969 model had iconic curves. Good luck keeping up with it in a chase.
  4. This 1970s car had a familiar — and notorious — rear end.
  5. You might not recognize it from the front, but the back half was unique.
  6. VW made this red car with a rather generic name.
  7. Who made this beautiful red sports car?
  8. This American icon had a front that was hard to mistake.
  9. This European car with the hood up — Columbo drove one like it. Who made it?
  10. This yellow speedster led a great chase in season four.
  11. This red 1969 convertible is a real beauty. Nash Bridges drove a yellow later model.

Can you identify all these cool vintage cars on Adam-12?

Your Result...

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JERRY6 3 months ago
11 of 11 , when it comes to cars I always do well
pingpongdave7 4 months ago
Im always checking out the cars!
Even noticed a rare favorite 64 65 Imperial 😃
TexasGreek 7 months ago
You got 11 out of 11
Keep your eyes peeled for these on the street — and on Adam-12!
Rusty 7 months ago
I miss those days. Didn't even need a computer to fix it.
Craigg 7 months ago
You got 10 out of 11
Keep your eyes peeled for these on the street — and on Adam-12!

You misspelled "Camaro" in #8.
LeeHarper 7 months ago
Got 'em all.



and yes...it's mine.
HopeDuchaine 7 months ago
10/11. I messed up on the Barracuda.
DocLove 8 months ago
I HATE VWs and Mustangs !
Edzatool DocLove 7 months ago
Your just not old enough to appreciate.
LindaWilliams 8 months ago
Can you identify all these cool vintage cars on Adam-12?
You got 9 out of 11
Keep your eyes peeled for these on the street — and on
Adam 12
Runeshaper 8 months ago
You got 9 out of 11
Keep your eyes peeled for these on the street — and on Adam-12!

Gotta give props to my Pop! He taught me about most of these :)
DavidBarker 8 months ago
You got 10 out of 11
Keep your eyes peeled for these on the street — and on Adam-12!
I missed the Peugot! Never a fan of the French cars...LOL
GoUTVols1961 8 months ago
11 Out of 11. I love old cars as well as any Mustang!
AlF 8 months ago
Been a long time since I aced one... must be all the Scotty Kilmer videos I've been watching...
MrsP58 8 months ago
#8: This American icon had a front that was hard to mistake. Image was a red car with black hood and a mustang on the front grill. I selected Ford Mustang. The quiz said I was wrong. Said it was a Pontiac Trans Am. With a Mustang emblem on the grill?!?

#11 was a Plymouth Barracuda. I'll never forget the local Plymouth dealer's ads (South Florida) at that time. Two middle-aged men talking. One with a cracker-ish accent calling the car a Baccaruda. Back and forth: Baccaruda; Barracuda; etc. etc. LOL!
Dave MrsP58 8 months ago
I knew the Plymouth Barracuda right off, as I am a huge Mopar fan, and I knew of that "Baccaruda" ad, at least as a radio ad, from a "Cruisin' 1965" CD of a rock radio program from 1965 that I have, which included that commercial!
As for the problem you had with #8, with the red Ford Mustang Mach 1, I don't know what would have caused that, as yes, it WAS a Ford Mustang, and when I clicked on "Ford Mustang", it was marked correct (just as it should have). I did not say that the correct answer was "Pontiac Trans Am".
Dave MrsP58 8 months ago
I mean, "IT did not say that the correct answer was 'Pontiac Trans Am'"!
AlbertHanson 8 months ago
9 out of 11 even though the photo links were broken.
MrsP58 AlbertHanson 8 months ago
Mine, too, until I turned off my ad blocker.
Tom 8 months ago
Eleven out of eleven in 17 seconds flat. Didn't even read the ????'s either.
Utzaake 8 months ago
9/11. 6 & 10. "THIS ITCHING IS DRIVING ME CR-R-RAZY!"
9. Is that woman doing wall ball?
KeithARies 8 months ago
l'm not into foreign cars, & that "thing" that Columbo drove is an 0dd-Ball anyway! needless to say, l missed that 1.
l have heard before what it was, & who made it, but l forgot.
MrsP58 KeithARies 8 months ago
How old are you? You got more than that wrong. The Q&A's are clear. Columbo drove a Peugeot. Volkswagon made the Thing.
HopeDuchaine 8 months ago
10/11. Not bad. I got confused with #11.
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