Here are some fun facts you probably didn’t know about the classic car.
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At many car shows around the country, auto enthusiasts can look but not touch. It's reminiscent of Jones' 1980s pop hit. But how much fun would it be to experience the visceral thrill of a racing muscle car?
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Is there a connection between cars and cuisine? We spoke to some local chefs who happen to be car enthusiasts. They occasionally get together to hang out and collaborate on restoration projects and talk shop, because they share much in common: They love cooking and they love cars.
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As I continue to dig through the final 2016 sales numbers, I have found that the Chevrolet Corvette has once again led the premium sports coupe segment in annual sales – selling more than twice as many cars as the second place cars on the list.
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Last night, ambitious automotive startup Faraday Future finally debuted its first production-ready, semi-autonomous car. In a 90-minute presentation marred by multiple technical hiccups, Faraday Future presented its vision of a revolutionary new world of transportation-one where your car parks and sometimes drives itself, freeing you to be the pampered passenger in your own self-chauffeured luxury electric crossover.
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Oldsmobile is the first American company to offer a fully automatic (the hydramatic) transmission with four forward gears in 1940. Beginning in 1941 the Oldsmobile company used a two digit numbering system as a model designation. The first number would reveal the body type, while the second digit was the engine size. The first digit would be a number between 6 and 9, with the second digit being a 6 or an 8 which designates the number of cylinders, thusly, all Olds models are numbered between "66"and "98" from 1941 through to the mid 1960's. There were no new Oldsmobile automobiles produced from 1942 until after the end of WWII.
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