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Great moments in Chevrolet Trucks 100-year torque history


1929 Chevrolet half-ton Light Delivery Pickup

(November 13, 2017) DETROIT — Torque is power. More specifically, it’s the twisting force an engine generates, and for 100 years Chevy Trucks have offered the torque that customers of 85 million trucks have relied on for hauling cargo and pulling trailers, on and off the clock.

'Beast of Turin' to be unleashed on the Grand Avenue

(November 10, 2017) LONDON — The incredible fire breathing ‘Beast of Turin’ will be starring in the spectacular Grand Avenue display at the 2018 London Classic Car Show at ExCeL London Feb. 15-18. Running through the very center of the show, The Grand Avenue is one of the award-winning event’s many stand-out features.

Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca turns 60

(November 10, 2017) MONTEREY, Calif. — On Nov. 9, 1957, the ribbon was cut at Laguna Seca Raceway at the start of its inaugural event, the eighth annual Pebble Beach Road Races held Nov. 9-10. Sixty years later, the iconic road course celebrates its diamond anniversary.

First Ford Bronco on display this weekend in St. Louis

(November 4, 2017) ST. LOUIS — Gateway Bronco, builder of the first-generation Ford Bronco, has unveiled the most historic Bronco known to exist.  The first Bronco was a prototype used by Ford and Carroll Shelby to create the early advertisements and prove the production processes at Ford.  

UK's oldest Fiat to participate in London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

(November 4, 2017) LONDON — The oldest Fiat in the UK, the 1899 Fiat 3½hp, will take to the roads this Sunday as part of the annual London to Brighton Veteran Car Run. One of the earliest surviving Fiats in the world, the 3½hp will take to the road as it takes part in the event’s 60-mile drive, from Hyde Park in London down to Madeira Drive in Brighton, as part of the notorious heritage trial.

Toyota celebrates 60 years in the U.S.


Toyota Toyopet Crown

(November 1, 2017) PLANO, Texas — When Toyota launched its North American headquarters in a Hollywood, Calif., dealership on Oct. 31, 1957, it was, no doubt, a frightening affair.

Chevrolet trucks marks 100 years with customized classic 1967 C/10

(November 1, 2017) LAS VEGAS — A customized, classic Chevrolet C/10 pickup is helping the brand celebrate 100 years of building trucks. The pickup — on display at the SEMA show in Las Vegas — blends classic style with contemporary crate powertrain technology and shares the exclusive color and other heritage cues of 2018 Silverado and Colorado Centennial Edition production models.

Del Boy's 'Only Fools and Horses' three-wheeler up for auction

(October 27, 2017) BIRMINGHAM, England — The iconic, yellow 1968 Reliant Regal three-wheeler from "Only Fools and Horses" has been consigned by Silverstone Auctions to its two-day classic car sale at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show at the Birmingham NEC Nov. 11-12.

Sale prices for vintage Chevrolet trucks keeps increasing


1957 Chevrolet 3100 Custom Truck

(October 25, 2017) DETROIT ― As vintage Chevrolet trucks increase in popularity with enthusiasts, more trucks are going up for auction and sale prices for the most coveted trucks keep increasing. “Vintage trucks, especially Chevrolets, have been gaining popularity with collectors, to the point they are rivaling muscle cars,” said Craig Jackson, chairman and CEO of Barrett-Jackson Auction Company.

Mecum Las Vegas auction to feature estimated 1,000 vehicles


1965 Shelby 289 Cobra Roadster

(October 19, 2017) — Mecum, the world’s largest collector-car auction company, will produce its first-ever Las Vegas collector-car auction on Nov. 16-18 at the Las Vegas Convention Center featuring an estimated 1,000 American muscle cars, classics, Corvettes, Hot Rods, Resto Mods and more to cross the auction block from approximately 20 surrounding states and Canada.

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