An interesting article, bringing a recollection of a certain 1967 Camaro. Our ‘67 had the same 250 cube six, but with a floor shifted three speed. We traded it for the ‘69 Firebird 400. There was a noticeable difference in power no matter what the author of this article recalls! https://www.hemmings.com/blog/2018/04/08/hot-rod-stovebolts-and-other-chevrolet-six-cylinder-memories/?refer=news
While we have been hearing for years how electric cars are the way of the future, at least one automaker noticed that the reliable old internal combustion engine (ICE) still had some room for improvement. An improvement of 27% efficiency no less! If real, this could be a game changer. Mazda is developing a clean … Continue reading This is a Big Deal
The grey 1987 sedan had been sitting for years, but it only took a few minutes to fire it up. It ran horribly, with enough vacuum leaks to sound like a carnival calliope as you increased engine speed.
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as luck would have it, there really was an Alpine White E30 M3 under a tarp in the driveway of a double wide trailer in Ironton, PA