Category: Cars

1958 Chevrolet Truck

1958 Chevrolet Truck 1958 Chevrolet Truck models were designated Task Force Trucks again in their advertising and promotions. Major changes were made to the 58 pickup trucks and product line up. Although there was not a total break from the styling of the past three years. All 1958 Chevrolet trucks had completely new front end …

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1956 Chevrolet 3100 Half Ton Pickup Truck

1956 chevy pickup truck

1956 Chevrolet 3100 Half Ton Pickup This is one truck that I know alot about,since I am restoring one of my own.This is not my truck,so I don’t know how original it really is,but from this picture I can tell you a little about this truck. Because the fender emblem says 3100 Chevrolet,and is mounted …

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Rochester Quadrajet

Rochester Quadrajet

Rochester Quadrajet How It Began The Quadrajet was released in 1965, and since then, saw a long and fruitful life installed on GM cars until EFI took over. The Quadrajet was actually the successor to the previously-built Rochester 4GC carburetor that was manufactured from 1952 to 1967. This new carburetor was blended with what Rochester …

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1957 Chevrolet 265 V8

Chevrolet 265 economical v8

1957 Chevrolet 265 V8 I like many others believed that the 1957 Chevrolet 265 V8 was not actually made for the 1957 model year,that they were left over 1956 265’s witch had a casting number of 3720991,but after much research,I find this is not true,Chevy did make the 265 v8 for 1957 cars and trucks …

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1955 265 V8 Chevy Engine

Chevrolet 265 economical v8

1955 265 V8 Chevy Engine Anyone who is a Chevrolet fan loves the iconic small-block  ChevyV8 engine. But few of us know why and how this mechanical wonder came about. When Ed Cole took over as chief engineer at Chevrolet, he knew that in order to change Chevrolet’s image from grocery getter to high performance …

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Automotive Restoration Plan for Success

Automotive Restoration Plan for Success By Mark Simpson A loud groan from the car trailer’s suspension broke the silence as we winched the old Ford truck aboard. The old pickup was once Ralph’s dream, as thoughts of driving his family around the neighborhood or in the local Fourth of July parade fueled his passion. But, …

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History of the 1955-1959 Chevrolet Trucks

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History of the 1955-1959 Chevrolet Trucks Chevrolet’s Task Force trucks debuted in March 1955 looking very much different than the 1955 first series advanced design pick up Designed by Ned Jordan, these pickups featured a stylish wraparound windshield, hooded headlights, and an egg-crate grille, while the traditional pontoon-style fenders found on Advance-Design models (1947-55) were …

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