maandag 11 november 2019

Hemmings Daily: Four-Links – oldest surviving American auto, Detroit factory history, Jackie Frady, West Texas drags

Four-Links – oldest surviving American auto, Detroit factory history, Jackie Frady, West Texas drags
The oldest surviving American automobile, as The Henry Ford pointed out this week, exists in the museum's collection, and it well predates the internal combustion engine. Smoke-belching steam locomotives were familiar sights to Americans in the 1860s. But a small steam carriage running under its own power—without horses!—was so startling that people paid to see […]
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Hemmings Find of the Day – 1977 Chevrolet Malibu Classic
Preserved 1977 Chevrolet Malibu Classic for sale on Hemmings.com. From the seller's description: low mileage, one owner 1977 Chevy Malibu Classic to the market for the first time since 9/22/76! Built in Fremont, CA – Sold new at Midway Chevrolet in St. Paul, MN – original paperwork includes build sheet, warranty cards, dealer inspection sheet, […]
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Classics that I hated and loved at the same time
Ever want to kick your car… or blow it up? I felt that way about several of the two dozen cars I owned. Yet, despite their deficiencies, they grew on me. And when it was time to sell them, I had a lump in my throat. They were old friends, and I loved them. Take […]
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Hemmings Find of the Day: 1982 Mazda RX-7
A rust-free 1982 Mazda RX7 GSL for sale on Hemmings.com. From the seller's description: Original 59,000 mile unrestored 1982 Mazda RX7 GSL, 5 Speed. Original 12A Rotary engine, drivetrain, interior, sheetmetal, glass, paint and trim. The GSL package came with four-wheel disc brakes, limited slip differential and many sport/luxury options- see window sticker. Recently replaced […]
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Emerson Fittipaldi to be honored with Simeone's 2019 Spirit of Competition award
He's won a pair of Formula 1 world driving championships, the first, at age 25, marking him as the then-youngest champion in the history of the sport. He's captured two Indy 500 wins as well, plus a Championship Auto Racing Teams (CART) series title. On December 2, Emerson Fittipaldi adds one more accolade to his […]
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Hemmings Find of the Day: 1988 Dodge Grand Caravan
Original survivor 1988 Dodge Grand Caravan for sale on Hemmings.com. From the seller's description: One family owner, factory original paint and interior in excellent condition, PS, PB, PW, PL, air condition. Well maintained, everything works.Only driven in summer for last 20 years. Find more Dodges for sale on Hemmings.com
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New York City, 1982
Date: 1982 Location: 1st Avenue and East 15th Street, New York City, New York Source: via NYC Nostalgia What do you see here?
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