the styling team to come up with a winner. Adding to the difficulties during the development of the ‘57s was that the Styling department had to move from its old location in downtown Detroit to the new, vast, state-of-the-art facility in the GM Technical Centre in suburban Warren, Michigan, Ed Cole and Harley Earl decided to freshen up the ’57 by giving it a lower longer look, with a dash of Cadillac thrown in. The cowl was lowered four centimetres which in turn lowered the mudguards and the bonnet. The rear guards were stretched with 25