1971 Chevy Monte Carlo | 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

This is a ’71 Chevy Monte Carlo that was at the 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. It’s from the first generation, which was made between 1970 and 1972. The engine of this one is a 5.7 liter V8 that produces 245 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 10.4 seconds and has a top speed of 118 mph.

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Car of the Day 8/5/18

Today’s car of the day is this 2004 Chevy Monte Carlo Dale Earnhardt Jr. Edition that was at the 2018 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. It’s from the sixth generation, which was made between 1999 and 2007 (model years between 2000 and 2007). This is number 307 of the 2,883 of the Dale Earnhardt Jr. Edition that were made. The engine is a 3.8 liter L67 supercharged V6 that produces 240 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque. The transmission is a 4-speed automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 7.4 seconds and has a top speed of 145 mph. This Monte Carlo was auctioned off for $9,900.

Chevy Monte Carlo Spotted in Oldsmar

I saw this Chevy Monte Carlo SS in Oldsmar earlier. This is from the fourth generation, which was made between 1980 and 1987 (model years between 1981 and 1987). The SS model is a high performance version, which was made between 1983 and 1987. The engine is a 5 liter Small Block V8 that produces 180 horsepower and 235 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed automatic. This car does 0-60 mph in 8.5 seconds and has a top speed of 117 mph.

Car of the Day 7/4/18

Today’s car of the day is Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s 2001 Chevy Monte Carlo, and I saw it at the 2018 Barrett-Jackson Auction in Palm Beach. This is based on the sixth generation, which was made between 1999 and 2005 (model years between 2000 and 2005). The engine is a 5.7 liter V8 that produces 750 horsepower. The transmission is a 4-speed manual. The Monte Carlo was auctioned off for $165,000.