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People often mistake Ron's Bel Air for an Impala, but the two are very easy to distinguish. GM installed redesigned bubbletops onto '62 Impalas, which had smaller and more squared off rear windshields. Ron says GM had roughly 3,000 bubbletops leftover from the '61 model year, so they decided to install them on '62 Bel Airs. For the '62 model year, GM offered both bubbletop and two-door post Bel Airs.