At least it wasn't a '57...
Contrary to all that's good and decent, some knuckle-headed car engineers smashed a classic 1959 Chevy just to make a point about how much better today's cars are.
[The whole sad story]
Of course, what they don't show is how the lack of seatbelts would have allowed the driver to be "thrown safely clear from the wreck". At least, that's what my father always believed.