From the Archive: 1966 Chevy Nova | 2013 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

Here’s a ’66 Chevy Nova that was at the 2013 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Chevy Nova is a compact car that was originally made 1961 and 1979 (model years between 1962 and 1979). This is from the second generation, which was made between 1965 and 1967 (model years between 1966 and 1967). The engine of this one is a 3.18 liter straight-6 that produces 120 horsepower and 177 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 13.6 seconds and has a top speed of 94 mph.

From the Archive: 1950 Ford Country Squire | 2013 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

Here’s a ’50 Ford Country Squire that was at the 2013 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Ford Country Squire is a station wagon that was made between 1950 and 1991. This is from the first generation, which was made between 1950 and 1951. The engine of this one is a 3.7 liter Flathead straight-6 that produces 95 horsepower and 185 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 21.1 seconds and has a top speed of 75 mph.

1965 Dodge Coronet | 2020 Zephyrhills Fall Auto Events

That’s a ’65 Dodge Coronet that was at the 2020 Zephyrhills Fall Auto Events. The Dodge Coronet is a car that was originally made between 1949 and 1959. The second production run lasted between 1965 and 1976. This is from the fifth generation, which was made between 1965 and 1970. The engine of this one is a 6.3 liter B Magnum V8 that produces 330 horsepower and 425 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 4-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 6.4 seconds and has a top speed of 122 mph.

1970 AMC Ambassador SST | Streetside Classics Tampa (October 2020)

That’s a 1970 AMC Ambassador SST that was at Streetside Classics Tampa in October of 2020. The AMC Ambassador was made between 1957 and 1974 (model years between 1958 and 1974). This is from the seventh generation, which was made between 1969 and 1973. The engine of this one is a 6.4 liter V8 that produces 325 horsepower and 420 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 3-speed automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 7.1 seconds and has a top speed of 129 mph.

1957 Chevy Nomad | 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

This is the ’57 Chevy Nomad that’s owned by Cruise News Magazine, and it was at the 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Chevy Nomad is a station wagon that was originally in production between 1955 and 1961. This is from the first generation, which was made between 1955 and 1957. The engine of this one is a 5.7 liter LS1 V8 that produces 350 horsepower and 375 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 4-speed 700R4 automatic.

1970 Chevelle SS Wagon | 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

This is a ’70 Chevelle SS that was at the 2019 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. It’s from the second generation, which was made between 1967 and 1972 (model years between 1968 and 1972). The engine of this one is a 5 liter Small Block V8 that produces 200 horsepower and 300 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 4-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 10.6 seconds and has a top speed of 108 mph.

1981 Ford LTD | 2019 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach

This is an ’81 Ford LTD that’s a replica of the Family Truckster from National Lampoon’s Vacation, and I saw it at the 2019 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. The Ford LTD is a range of cars that was made between 1965 and 1986. This is from the third generation, which was made between 1978 and 1982 (model years between 1979 and 1982). The engine of this one is a 4.9 Windsor V8 that produces 130 horsepower and 235 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 4-speed automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 13 seconds and has a top speed of 101 mph. This LTD was auctioned off for $100,100.

Car of the Day 12/8/18

Today’s car of the day is this ’57 Chevy Nomad that was at the 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. This is from the first generation, which was made between 1955 and 1957. The engine of this one is a 4.3 liter V8 that produces 162 horsepower and 257 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 11.3 seconds and has a top speed of 99 mph.