Day: June 28, 2022

Old Cars Reader Wheels: 1955 Chevy 210



Donald Etters is a believer of, “if cars could talk.” His 1955 Chevy 210 has a lot to say…

“My Life began in Flint, Michigan in 1955. I was originally blue and white, everything was fine for seven years then for some reason my owner put me in the junk yard even though my body was fine, and I had not been hit by another car. I stayed in the salvage yard in Jonesville, S.C until August 25, 1962 when two young men (Don and John Etters) came looking for a ’55 Chevy to make a gas drag racer. They purchased me for $100 less my motor. I was excited about getting out of the salvage yard because I knew what was ahead of me there.

Life was good but Don & John put me through the ringer, taking things off my body to reduce my weight (they put

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Higher interest rates could trickle down to auto demand


Reduced interest fees have served people acquire larger versions with much more solutions, particularly in the situation of new automobiles, said Jessica Caldwell, Edmunds executive director of insights. She said “until finally just lately, desire charges have been a bit of a cushion” in the course of a time of minimal inventory, and high need and prices.

“As Fed rate hikes go on, automakers will discover by themselves in a little bit of a tough placement since decrease curiosity premiums will be a costlier advertising incentive at a time when people will be much more reliant on reduced curiosity rates to overcome better prices,” Caldwell stated in a statement June 15. “Though the employed marketplace has been quicker to reflect these will increase, the fact that the new market is now getting squeezed with no distinct conclude in sight to provide chain challenges suggests that motor vehicle shoppers are

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Car factory workers block key motorway in Serbia capital


BELGRADE, Serbia — Dozens of Serbian motor vehicle factory staff on Wednesday blocked a critical motorway in the cash Belgrade to protest layoff and relocation ideas.

The workers traveled from the central town of Kragujevac, in which the plant is located, to Belgrade, stating they needed superior severance bargains for workers who are to get rid of their work opportunities or get transferred to other factories in Europe.

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) Serbia is 33% owned by the government of Serbia. The plant in Kragujevac has used some 2,000 workers but the company a short while ago declared it will quickly shut down pending planned production there of electric vehicles from 2024.

Fiat Chrysler Vehicles merged past 12 months with French automobile maker Groupe PSA to produce Stellantis.

The staff in Serbia have been provided severance and transfers but they mentioned the offer was not good ample, and demanded

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How To Fix Up Your Old Truck Easily and Quickly With these steps


Restoring aged autos is a widespread passion or purpose for a lot of people. If you have an more mature truck sitting down all around that you want to restore, you may be thinking how to go about it. It’s significant that you follow some techniques throughout this method, usually, you could discover oneself squandering time and funds. Under are the techniques we propose you adhere to the next time you want to fix up your aged truck:

Make a System


Start by earning a prepare. This incorporates heading by way of your truck and determining what parts you will need to resolve or enhance. Does the truck require a new engine? Do you want to give it a new paint position? Are you hunting to exchange the human body kit? Soon after producing a checklist of every thing you want to do, commence to prioritize this list.

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