donderdag 26 maart 2020

Hemmings Daily: Hemmings Find of the Day �C 1947 Federal 16M

Hemmings Find of the Day �C 1947 Federal 16M
Preserved 1947 Federal 16M stakebed for sale on Hemmings.com. From the seller's description: Hercules JXE3 Flathead 6 Cylinder  Odometer reads 9000 miles Manual Transmission  Truck runs and drives  Carries good oil pressure Have to top off the brake fluid every so often Drivers side fender has dent Front bumper looks to have taken an impact […]
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Paris, 1980
Date: spring 1980 Location(s): Paris, France (above); Amsterdam, Netherlands (below) Source: Marjorie Leuschner What do you see here?
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The newfound joys of owning and driving a 1958 De Soto
[Editor's note: This story and accompanying photos, edited by Richard Lentinello, comes to us from Christina Park.] "SOLD!" The booming, energetic voice makes my heart jump. My mind races into overdrive as I turn my head to look in the direction the auctioneer is pointing. There stands my father, hand raised, grinning at me like […]
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Had GM produced the Lean Machine, we'd now be able to drive the ultimate self-isolation vehicle
Frank Winchell never liked the name "Lean Machine," as GM called the three-wheeled concept vehicle that it showed off in 1982. To him, it was the cambering vehicle, nothing more. Yet the name, an obvious pun on its tilting nature, also connoted the efficiency that Winchell strove for with the "only revolutionary new road vehicle developed […]
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Hemmings Finds of the Day �C 1977 Dodge Power Wagon and 1977 Plymouth Trailduster Top Hands
Twofer Top Hand editions 1977 Dodge Power Wagon and 1977 Plymouth Trailduster. From the Power Wagon's description: The Top Hand package includes custom graphics custom wheels winch chrome tow hooks push bar/grill guard Cibie lights front and rear axle truss rods step plates 3″ roll bar bed rails bed mounted spare tire. This very clean […]
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North Carolina, 1970s
Date: circa 1970s Location: somewhere in North Carolina Source: via State Archives of North Carolina What do you see here?
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VIDEO: Don't do this.
While we're all cooped-up at home practicing the gearhead version of social distancing (read: texting each other drag pics behind closed garage doors), we know that, at some point, you'll find yourself online and searching for two things: parts and videos. And, let's face it, sometimes one begets the other. Which is why we bring […]
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