Written by admin in May 02, 2013 at 09:20 AM
Car aficionados have a deep appreciation for America’s classic car. From their loud roaring engines to their muscular steel physiques, these cars evoke memories of an ambitious era in the automotive industry that ranged from the late 1950s through the early 1970s.
These vehicles were built to endure. What they lacked in handling, they made up for in power and speed.
The following five classics were the automotive road warriors of the time and today rank as the most coveted cars among collectors.
Written by admin in April 19, 2013 at 05:47 AM
BMW Group Classic is steadily expanding its current range of replacement parts. With more than 40,000 components, the latest addition to the range is a realistic copy of gearbox for the classic BMW 328 sports car. This was a dream sports car during the time period 1936 and 1940, when it was manufactured. Only 464 units were created and it is still not knows as to how many of these models are surviving. The classic car enthusiasts often have the desire to be vintage sports car owners and possess an original car and in the best possible condition. With the replication of the original Hurth gearbox, this must be a dream come true for many. The parts and accessories that were missing for many decades can now be bought again. FIVA and FIA have already confirmed the authenticity of the gearbox.
Written by admin in April 15, 2013 at 06:00 AM
BMW, Rolls-Royce and MINI will be seen once again at Techno Classica show. This is the biggest vehicle exhibition of classic cars and motorcycles in the world and is being held at in Essen from 10 to 14 April. What makes the event even more special this season is that there are some celebrations too. It is Party time for Rolls-Royce, MINI and the BMW Group as they celebrate their anniversaries at Techno Classica. One will get to see with a handful of landmarks from these brands and Techno Classica seems to be the center for all that extra fizz.
Written by admin in June 07, 2012 at 05:36 AM
BMW has always been known for the kind of experiments that they do with their classic vehicles. The BMW Board of Management decided that they would allow their designers to be creative with the BMW Z1 which was one of the best performance cars in 1988. The company eventually decided to come up with a pilot program that will allow vehicle designers to use different types of vehicle structures and to bring improvements to the much popular Z1. It all began in 1985 when BMW decided that they would come up with a different performance car that could steal the attention of the world.
Written by admin in April 14, 2012 at 13:18 PM
Saloon cars are the preferred choice of couples of any age. They provide comfort, power, and perfect travelling conditions. But there are so many models on the market that it is impossible to make a correct choice without having some information to rely on. What better way to make a decision if not by comparison? Comparing has always been the best way to assess a vehicle, but what are the criteria on which you could make a proper assessment?
Engine Type and Fuel Consumption
Motors are very important from many points of view. There are various possibilities you can choose. You can choose from diesel, gasoline and hybrid motors. However, when you compare parameters of motors you need to make sure you are comparing apples with apples and pears with pears. Also, you have to compare capacity, power output and fuel consumption. It is important to see the relationship between the three and not just three separate numbers.
Written by admin in March 23, 2012 at 17:55 PM
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All cars in the world need some kind of repairs and therefore you should be prepare for it o matter how you drive your car. Many car owners believe that since their cars are handled in a better way they do not need much repairs but the fact is that no matter how much care you take you need to take your vehicle to the garage where experts can work on it. Some car owners are not even aware that their vehicles have bigger damages inside the hood until the car breaks down big time and they end up spending lot of money for transmission repair.