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The 1967 Chevrolet Impala SS – Muscle Car 2020 Review

Author Jon Skinner  |  9th March 2019

Quite aside from being the year in which the Chevy Impala SS entered the US car market, we remember 1961 for featuring other legendary events, such as JFK becoming the 35th American President and Yuri Gagarin becoming the first human to successfully complete one orbit of the Earth. 1961 also introduced the 409 engine into a Chevrolet vehicle for the first time.  Though it is the ...

Chevrolet Classic Muscle Cars from the ‘60s

Author Jon Skinner  |  9th March 2019

The Chevy Chevelle SS The Chevrolet Chevelle has a detailed and tech-heavy history, including a cinematic phase, believe it or not. The automobile industry during the 1960s changed at a fast pace as manufacturers consistently came up with new designs and new features. The Chevrolet series, produced by General Motors, was one of the major players in the series of changes that occurred during this period. ...

Which is Better: the Chevrolet Camaro SS or Ford Mustang?

Author Jon Skinner  |  9th March 2019

The Chevrolet Camaro is manufactured by the American automobile company Chevrolet. Though classified as a pony car, some of its versions are regarded as muscle cars. The first sale of the first version (1967 model) was on 29th of September 1966. Designed to be a competing model to the Ford Mustang, Camaro became its most intense rival. However, its history doesn’t strictly parallel that of the ...

The Buick Wildcat – Muscle Car 2020 Review

Author Jon Skinner  |  9th March 2019

Buick as a brand seems to have limped into the twenty-first century despite the kind of setbacks that sealed the fate of other GM divisions, such as Pontiac and Oldsmobile.  This is less surprising given that Buick was the oldest automobile brands in the US and actually founded General Motors, but interesting nevertheless given their disputed ability to release popular cars in places that aren’t China.  The ...

Upcoming UK Classic Car Events in 2019

Author Jon Skinner  |  17th February 2019

Being classic car enthusiasts ourselves, we can totally relate to the excitement that builds up in the UK when a car event approaches. So, if you are sailing in the same boat with us, here are the few upcoming classic car events of 2019 that you’re bound to enjoy! London Classic Car Show When – 14 – 17 February 2019 Where – ExCel London, E16 1DR Ticket Price – ...