The History of the 32 Ford
With another throwback, I figured I would share some knowledge and history on one of history’s most iconic hot rod! This car has had songs written about it, had a starring role in American Graffiti, and is know to almost every car guy as a legend. The car we are talking about is the 1932 Ford Coupe, also known as a deuce coupe. History We have all heard of the Model A, but in 1932, Ford Motor company started to produce the Model B. You could drive one home in a Roadster, Coupe, 2/4 door Sedan, Cabriolet, Phaeton, or truck ….
2020 Shelby GT500
Since the first time we saw a Shelby GT350 in 1965, gearheads have been drooling over anything with the Shelby badge on it. Gearheads have a new reason to gawk over a new Shelby, and it is the 2020 Shelby GT500. So, what is the history of Shelby, and why is the new Shelby GT500 so special? Brief History When the sun rose on January 11, 1923, in Leesburg Texas, the residents were unaware that they would be present for the birth of one of the most influential car designers in the world. After high school, Carroll Shelby enrolled in ….
2019 Kia Forte Launch Edition
For the 2019 model year, the Kia Forte got a bit of a face lift. Often times with a new face lift, manufactures will come out with a special edition to honor the facelift, and the 2019 Kia Forte Launch Edition is no different. So, what does the Launch Edition get you? Interior – Harman/Kardon Premium Audio -2LED Interior Lighting – Power Sunroof – Wireless Smartphone Charging – UVO eService – Navigation W/ Voice Control Exterior – Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist -Pedestrian Detection – Smart Cruise Control – 17” Graphite Alloy Wheels – LED Headlights – Rear Spoiler
First Responder Challenge
Quirk Chevrolet is a proud sponsor of the 3rd Annual BFit First Responder Challenge which invites first responders and civilians to climb in TD Garden to benefit the families of fallen First Responders. The proceeds raised will benefit The 100 Club of Massachusetts, a charity that supports the families of law enforcement officers and firefighters who are killed in the line of duty. When & Where? – TD Garden Boston, Massachusetts – January 27, 2019 – 9:00am-1:00pm Don’t Miss It! – 3rd Annual – 700 Participants – 3,000 Attendees – Choose Your Own Course Level – Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced – Winners will ….
Preventing And Recovering From A Skid
Winter weather has been upon us for a couple of months now, but luckily we haven’t been through too many harsh storms. One of the biggest hazards with winter driving is the risk of skidding out of control, but there are a few precautions to take in order to prevent a skid along with steps to recover from one. Preventing A Skid The best way to avoid a skid is to drive safely at all times especially when conditions aren’t ideal. When the sun is shining and the pavement is dry, risk of spinning into a skid is low, but ….
Winter Car Hacks
With winter very much upon us, some of us have started to run into issues with frost and frozen parts. But, not all is lost in the frozen tundra we call home. From frozen door locks to getting stuck, we have the tips and tricks to help you out. So, get ready and take some notes so you don’t get into chilly situation. Door Locks So, you’re walking out to your car in the morning, it is freezing cold out and the ground is super icy and you almost fall. But, you finally make it your car and you go ….
2019 Chevy Blazer
Over the years we have seen Blazer name plate on a variety of vehicles, from the original square body K5 Blazer, to the S10 Blazer, and for the 2019 Model year, we have another Blazer. But, does the new Blazer live up to the hype that the prior models have given us? Trim Levels So let’s start with the basics and talk about trim levels and what the include. The trim levels are L, Blazer 2.5L, Blazer 3.6L (Cloth and Leather), RS, and Premier. So what does everything mean and include. L Trim Level Although the L trim level is ….
With powerhouses like the Demon and Hellcat, Chevy has been promising for years a mid engine Corvette, but have they been hiding something under that mid-engine hooplah. The answer to that is yes and no. Although the ZR1 nameplate is not something new, the power output is something new. History So to truly understand the raw power of the Corvette ZR1, we need to know a little on the past. The first time we saw the ZR1 nameplate was in the 1970 C3 Corvette. The ZR1 was an engine option added on to the already powerful LT-1 Motor. THe package ….
New Years Resolutions For Your Car
It’s a new year, and chances are by the first weekend you have already broken your resolutions. It’s ok, I’m not here to judge, because if you’re anything like me you know yourself too well, and are likely to not bother with a New Years Resolution. However, I did make a list of things that I wanted to be more careful with when it comes to my car. Now, to set the scene, I drive an older Jeep with a few miles, but these points will work for even a brand new vehicle. Check Up Every year we make a ….
2019 MotorTrend Truck Of The Year
Each year, Motor Trend combs through every new car and picks out the best of the best. This year, the good people at Motor trend awarded the 2019 Ram 1500 the Motor Trend Truck of the Year. This is a big award for a vehicle to be awarded as for the last 40 years, the Ford F-150 has been the best selling truck in the US Market, but the Ram 1500 still won. So What Makes The Ram 1500 Great The 2019 model year brought the market a facelifted version of the Ram 1500 . This new facelift not only ….