zaterdag 7 maart 2020

Hemmings Daily: U.K. government proposes to keep low-ethanol fuels for classic cars through 2026

U.K. government proposes to keep low-ethanol fuels for classic cars through 2026
As the U.K. government grows closer to introducing E10 ethanol-blended fuel, it's also following through on its promise to keep existing low-ethanol fuels on the market for at least another few years under a "protection grade" classification. The Department for Transportation's open consultation on switching over the country's fuel supply to E10, published earlier...
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Auction Highlight: 1987 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS Aerocoupe
It's an old trope that stock cars used to be stock cars, but there's still a lot of truth to that. In between those early NASCAR days when off-the-assembly-line Hudson Twin H-Power big sixes ruled the ovals to today's Gen-6 machines that resemble nothing at all in a modern showroom. (We're looking at you, Toyota. […]
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Hemmings Find of the Day – 1982 Airstream
Refurbished 1982 Airstream 24-foot RV for sale on Hemmings.com. From the seller's description: Airstream only sold 28′ and 31′ that year. The 24′ was a special order and there were possibly 6 manufactured. 454 7.4 L Chevy engine on a P30 Chassis. Current mileage is 110,900. Purchased in Florida in 2011 and trailered to California. […]
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Homewood, Illinois, 1960s
Date: circa 1960s Location: Washington Park Race Track, Homewood, Illinois Source: via Vintage Tribune on Instagram What do you see here?
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Open Diff – Hit us with your best car jokes
Because we're all about to be quarantined away for the foreseeable future, we might as well do something to lift our collective spirits. Oh, and April 1 is right around the corner. So bring on your car jokes, your memes, your funny car stories, your witty bumper stickers – anything that'll bring on the lolz. […]
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Four-Links – Bronco as cult vehicle, Bronco design history, Toyota Land Cruiser origins, Suzuki Jimny museum
Gonna be seeing a lot of Ford Bronco retrospectives ahead of the new Bronco's introduction this year, so let's start with the one that The Detroit News put together this week describing the Bronco as a cult vehicle. "The Bronco has just gotten popular more recently," Tom Carper said. "There was a small group of […]
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Hemmings Find of the Day: 1960 Pontiac Catalina Convertible
1960 Pontiac Catalina for sale on Hemmings.com. From the seller's description: Beautifully restored off frame restoration. V8 389 cu. in. with 4 barrel carburetor, power steering, power brakes, automatic transmission. Fender skirts, runs great! Find more Pontiacs for sale on Hemmings.com.
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