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A supplemental automotive lighting for increasing the effective illumination of an area in front of a vehicle. The supplemental automotive lighting includes a housing. The housing has a top wall, a bottom wall, and a pair of side walls such that at least one compartment is defined by the walls. Each of the side walls has a pair of arcuate slots therein. Each pair arcuate slots are spaced and lie along an edge of a common circle. A headlight may be placed in the compartment. A bracket means pivotally secures the housing to the bumper. The bracket means comprises a base portion. The base portion is elongate and has a first end and a second end. A pair of leg portions is integral to and extends in parallel direction away from one of the ends of the base portion such that the bracket means is generally U-shaped. A bore extends through a central portion of the base portion. A fastener may extend through the bore into the bumper of the vehicle. Each of the leg portions has a pair of holes therein. The holes are positioned such that each of the holes are alignable with one of the slots in the side walls. Each of a plurality of fastening means for removably fastening the legs to the side walls extends through one of the holes and a respective slot.