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Corvette History

Chevrolet started the production of the first corvette in 1953, making the corvette the first true American sports car. Chevrolet has since released six different generations of the ever popular corvette called C1-C6. C6 is currently in production and is a $ 100,000 car. The first generation of corvettes, C1, was made between 1953 and 1962. In 1963, it was ...

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Nissan Skyline

In April 1957, Prince Motor Company introduced the very first Skyline car. When released, it was marketed as a luxury car. The first Skyline was equipped with a 1.5 liter, 1482cc GA-30 engine and had a top speed of 87mph. In 1958, the Skyline model had an update with the addition of four-wheelers and a slightly altered 1.5-liter GA-4 air ...

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The History of the Honda CD250 Motorcycle honda motorcycles

Honda CD250 was first launched in 1988 by Honda. This motorcycle was one of a kind for its fuel consumption (65mpg) and its tank area (185 miles). When you incorporate these numbers with the Honda CD250 petrol capacity (10 liters), some people can describe it as a miracle on both the gasoline cost and the length before you need a ...

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The History of the Suzuki GT250 Including the X7 awesome motorcycles

The Suzuki GT250 was launched in Japan in 1971, was basically a successor to and an upgraded version of the Suzuki T250. However, the difference between the two bikes was limited only to their respective names. "G" was added to the T250 model to represent a modernized version of the older motorcycle. The additional component of the newer model was ...

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Ford

Ford Motor Company or simply Ford Motors is an American car manufacturer based in Dearborn, Michigan. This company is currently the second largest car manufacturer in the United States and ranked the fifth largest in the world. Apart from its domestic operations, Ford also operates in the markets of South America, Europe, Asia, the Pacific, Africa and the Middle East. ...

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The History of the Suzuki ASS 100 Motorcycle top motorcycles

One of two special variants of the popular Suzuki A100 bike, the Suzuki ASS100 was designed in 1969 as a performance-oriented small motorcycle. The original Suzuki A100 was very basic commute cycle, understated but with sufficient performance for daily riding. It was a great success around the world and some Asian companies still produce almost exact copies of the Suzuki ...

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The History of the Honda CD185 Motorcycle vintage motorcycle

Century Honda CD185 was first manufactured in 1978. Very few of these models were manufactured which makes finding parts a little difficult, but it is possible. The bearing engine was an air-cooled 4-step SOHC twin, which helped at both speeds a mileage. Honda CD185 comes packed with power, especially as a collector's item. The style of this bike is a ...

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The History of the Suzuki AN 250 Motorcycle motorcycle pictures

Launched in 1998, Suzuki AN 250 and AN 400 scooters launched the famous Burgman series super-scooters. Equipped with a large 250cc engine and designed for comfort and convenience, these large scooters were immediately popular with city commuters. The Suzuki AN 250 can handle itself in almost all driving conditions, including taking highways and weekend cruises. In the heart of the ...

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A History of Yoshisuke Aikawa

Yoshisuke Aikawa was the founder and first president of Nissan zaibatsu. He was born in 1880 in what is now part of the city of Yamaguchi. Aikawa graduated from Tokyo Imperial University in technology and went to work for Shibaura Saisakusho, the forerunner of Toshiba. He made a trip to the United States where he investigated malleable cast iron. When ...

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The History of Supercars car speed

With the car's invention came the desire for speed. Cars developed rapidly from practical to sporty to meet the wishes of those who wanted to compete. The first sports cars began to appear in the late 1940s. Ferrari, Lotus, Jaguar and Porsche all had sporty road designs. When you think of today's super cars, you like stylish design, high speed, ...

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