zondag 9 juni 2019

Hemmings Daily: The Mullin at Great Tew given the go-ahead despite local objections

The Mullin at Great Tew given the go-ahead despite local objections
The backers of The Mullin at Great Tew, the proposed museum in England's Cotswolds that would house part of businessman and collector Peter Mullin's car collection, won approval this week to go ahead with their plans for the £150 million country estate-inspired facility after agreeing to fund local affordable housing projects. According to the BBC, […]
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Hemmings Find of the Day – 1972 Chevrolet K20 Custom Deluxe pickup
From the seller's description: 1972 Chevrolet K20 Custom Deluxe, General: Truck has been in the family since 1978. Just finished a 10 year restoration in 2015. Truck has 1400 miles since restoration. Body: Frame was sandblasted & powder coated black, metallic green/pearl 2 tone prepped/painted by a Mecum/Barrett–Jackson auction seller, color matched spray-in bed liner, […]
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Los Angeles, 1977
Date: 1977 Location: Harbor Freeway, Los Angeles, California Source: via Digital Collections of the Los Angeles Public Library What do you see here?
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Helping a Reader: Updating the guts of a '57 Ford blower
1957 Ford cars, like this Fairlane Sunliner, were available with a supercharged engine topped with a Paxton VR-57. Image via lov2xlr8.no Not too long ago, Senior Editor Matt Litwin and I drove out to Brick, New Jersey, to photograph Rich Stuck's '57 Ford F-code. The F-code, for those of you whose '50s Ford trivia is […]
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Four-Links – all pro-Previa, Jeep and FCA-Renault, first car on lifts, Casa Grande neon park
One of the things Internet culture has lost with the advent of social media and Facebook groups is the preponderance of websites dedicated to individual models run by single-minded enthusiasts. All is not lost, though, as we see from Per-Gunnar H. Ă…gren's Toyota Previa-focused site, through which we've seen more Previa-related content in one place […]
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Hemmings Find of the Day – 1993 Ford Mustang Cobra
From the seller's description: 1993 Ford Mustang Cobra, vibrant red, gray leather, 2 owners, original car, 84k miles, garage kept since new. Have the original window sticker, drive out tag, SVT certificate, and other Ford documentation. Front floor mats are original. No dents or dings, some paint chips. Very nice car, Serious inquires only. Find […]
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"It's really nothing like ordinary acceleration." How Audi's Quattro system took racing by storm in the Eighties
While the narration and production quality of this video detailing the development and racing victories of the Audi Quattro through WRC, SCCA Trans Am, and IMSA GTO are pure 1990, the interviews with the various Quattro drivers of the era — Walter Roehrl, Jon Buffum, Michele Mouton, Bobby Unser, Hurley Haywood, and Hans Stuck — […]
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