Tag: car history

PONTIAC FIERO – Everything You Need to Know | Up to Speed

PONTIAC FIERO – Everything You Need to Know | Up to Speed

– This is the story of a car so groundbreakingand unconventional that Guy Fieri changed his namein its honor.Before that, he was known as Steve Fieri.It’s America’s only mass produced mid-engine car,until next year.Perhaps the most 80’s looking car ever built.And it might have caught on fire one or two times.Get your plastic body panels, …

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FORD FOCUS – Everything You Need to Know | Up to Speed

FORD FOCUS – Everything You Need to Know | Up to Speed

(car engine)– It’s the once upon a time world’s best selling car,the Escort’s modest step brother,and the vehicle Ford built to connect with the youth.(car tires screeching)A humble four door sedan, a forgettable coup cabriolet,and a bunch of sporty models, that the American branddidn’t want us to have.(engine sputtering)It’s time to Focus you nerds,because this …

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The History of CHEVROLET CORVETTE – PIT BOX

The History of CHEVROLET CORVETTE – PIT BOX

Today we will talk about HISTORYWe will talk talk about POWER & PERFORMANCEWe will talk about a sport car for more than 60 yearsThrough 8 generationsSure we are going to talk about CHEVY CORVETTECHEVY CORVETTE was firstly produced in 1953C1 was the 1st generationIt was newly produced as a sport carby GM and it is …

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History Brief: The Rise of the Automobile

History Brief: The Rise of the Automobile

The Rise of the Automobile Few technological innovations have changedAmerica as profoundly as the automobile. How did the car change America? Did everyone likethis new conveyance? In the early 1900s, Henry Ford developed theModel T. The Model T is often considered the first affordable and practical vehicle everproduced. The average family could afford to purchase …

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FJ CRUISER – Everything You Need to Know | Up to Speed

FJ CRUISER – Everything You Need to Know | Up to Speed

[car engine revving]– You want a super capable dead nuts, reliable froaderbut Jeeps just ain’t your thing,and Land Rovers break down to much gosh darn dangin much?[car crashing]From mid-century military outposts,to modern suburban driveways,this rough and tumble froaderfrom the land of the rising sunfits in just about err’where.Few competitors can match itsgo anywhere, do anything …

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Behind the Wheel of the First Car Ever Called Porsche | WSJ

Behind the Wheel of the First Car Ever Called Porsche | WSJ

– [Narrator] What if somebody calledout of the blue one day to askif you’d like to fly Charles Lindbergh’sSpirit of St. Louis, or play B.B. King’s Lucille,or use George Martin’s headphones?You’d do that, right?Such a call came to me back in Marchwhen RM Sotheby’s asked if I would like to driveDr. Ferdinand Porsche’s 1939 Type …

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CHEVY ASTRO VAN – Everything You Need to Know | Up to Speed

CHEVY ASTRO VAN – Everything You Need to Know | Up to Speed

(care engine roaring)(metal scraping)– Do you have a passion for the ultimate family mobile?Something that can handle a trip to Home Depotfor plywood, Costco for groceries in bulk,a road trip across America with grandmato see Mount Rushmore,and trips to hockey practice with the entire team?Well, mama and papa do I have a car for you.A …

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