Twenty Automotive Facts

 

 

1)      A classic is considered a car produced 30 to 49 years ago.

2)      The first muscle car was the 1949 Oldsmobile Rocket 88.

3)      To be considered a muscle car the vehicle must have have a V8 engine, be made in America and be a 2 door sport coupe with rear wheel drive.  They were built for power and speed.

4)      Jay Leno is considered by many to have the largest and most extensive classic car collection in America having a reported 190 vehicles.  He hosts a website featuring his classic car garage. Continue reading

World’s 1st Car Ever Made and 1902 Motor Cars and Racing On Ogden’s Guinea Gold Cigarette Cards

Some of the oldest motor car tobacco cards there are.

Card series title:  New Series B
Manufacturer:  Ogdens Ltd (Guinea Gold)
Year of Issue: circa 1902
Cards: 27 motor car cards

Card series title:  General Interest (Series C, D, E & F)
Manufacturer:  Ogdens Ltd (Tab)
Year of Issue: circa 1902
Cards: 8 motor car cards

Includes:  “The Smallest Motor Car”, Ricker on his Electric Car, The King In Hist Motor (King Edward VII), HM King Edward VII’s DAimler Motor Carriage, The King’s Motor Car, Misses Sevening and Edwardine, , Model of the first Motor ever made in America, Violet Vanbrugh, Mr. Weigel on his Motor Car, Motor Bus – Kilburn Marble Arch, Car of Sir Sydney Waterlow, Rougier Winner of a Race For Large Motors, Colomb on a Mors Car, Albert on a Darracq Car, Aubert on a Co Herean Car, De Montant on a Pengeot Car, Emery on Darracq Car, Laurent on a Brasier Car, Gordon Bennett Cup, A Mammoth Motor Car  – 150HP, Pauline Chase & Nina Sevening & Adrienne Augarde & Carrie Moore, The Latest in Light Motor Cars, Louie Freear, Evie Greene and M May, Dust Trails Using Westrumite, Starley Car, His Majesty King Edward’s Daimler Motor Carriage, The Bertrand Motor Carraige, M. Charroy’s Panhard-Levassor, The Gordon-Brillie Landau, The Four Bridesmaids In Chinese Honeymoon, Mr JW Stocks on His Napier Car, L Movers on his Racing Car, M. Fournier’s Mors – The Winner of the Race From Paris to Berlin 1901 click for video! Continue reading

Classic Automobiles

 

 

From rounded corners to square physics the classic truck has under gone numerous esthetic changes to keep up with the styles of the day.  While the best ever classic pick ups are based on personal preference here are several worth considering if you are looking for a great looking addition to your collection. Continue reading

Car Facts- Horsepower, Engine, Speed etc

Facts about cars, horsepowers, engine,speed etc.This is a video giving you the basic information of some cars I picked out. (Engine,Power, Speed and SpeakUp Productions rating of the car)

(The pictures and songs belongs to their respective owners)
(Movie Maker sometimes desides to randomly erease some letters, like in this movie)

Evolution of A Classic

 

Once inventors got a hold of the idea of a better way to travel the technology behind the vehicle took off.  Because of this many automotive companies popped up, as many as 170 car manufacturers in the United States.  After a while that dwindled down to 70.  Disasters like World War, fires, floods and economic collapse were the downfall of many. Continue reading

Experience the range of functions your Audi has to offer in a new dimension

Experience the range of functions your Audi has to offer in a new dimension with the help of augmented reality. The Audi eKurzinfo app helps you learn and understand more about your vehicle.
This application is currently only available for the Audi A1, Audi A3 and Audi S3 (from model year 2012 onwards).
Download: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/audi-… Continue reading