365 Days of Motoring News

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  • Don’t Hate Electric Classic Car Conversions 08 May 2021 10:31 Forbes If there is one subject that is likely to provoke emotion amongst car enthusiasts, it is when a classic has been converted to run on an electric motor. Some people already have an irrational hatred of EVs, but they lose all perspective when a famous old …
  • Montego, Maestro and Metro are the 1980s Austin cars on the brink of extinction 08 May 2021 08:31 Daily Mail Once a popular choice among Britons in the 1980s and early 90s, Austin Montegos, Maestros and Metros were ten a penny on our streets and driveways. But these once mainstream motors are now on the edge of disappearing from our roads altogether, according to …
  • Carmakers strip tech to save chips 08 May 2021 07:21 Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette When automakers were first hit with chip shortages at the end of last year, they tried idling factories until the troubles blew over. But with the crisis stretching into its fifth month and getting worse, they're getting creative to keep at least some …
  • Bomgaars farm and ranch store opening in Mankato 08 May 2021 04:20 The Land MANKATO — Bomgaars Supply, a farm and ranch chain based in Sioux City, Iowa, is opening a store late this year in the former Gander Mountain and Gordmans buildings on the east side of Mankato. The Mankato store will be the largest of the chain’s 101 stores …
  • 18 safe and open activities to enjoy during pandemic in Michigan this summer 07 May 2021 23:22 Detroit Free Press - Michigan The last 14 months have been historic for all the wrong reasons. But with COVID-19 vaccinations on the rise, summertime can be a chance to return to some past pleasures.  There are plenty of safe and open activities to enjoy this summer. From music …
  • Last year's Mecum car auction was Indianapolis' biggest ever. Mecum 2021 is even bigger. 07 May 2021 09:55 The Indianapolis Star - Indiana The world's first off-road supercar. A 1966 427 Corvette believed to be the lowest-mile model of that year in existence. Four top-shelf Mopars that represent the end of an American performance era. The annual Mecum Auction is making its return to the …
  • Cuba’s Chevy doctor keeping classic cars on the road 07 May 2021 07:44 Malay Mail Panel beater Pedro Manso poses in front of a Chevrolet BelAir 55 car rebuild by him in his workshop in the town of Placetas, Villa Clara province, central Cuba, April 24, 2021. — AFP pic Subscribe to our Telegram channel for the latest updates on news you …
  • Bezos Sells $2.5 Billion of Amazon and Signals More Coming 06 May 2021 08:12 Auto Manufacturers Bloomberg (Bloomberg) -- When automakers were first hit with chip shortages at the end of last year, they tried idling factories until the troubles blew over. But with the crisis stretching into its fifth month and getting worse, they’re getting creative …
  • Rocket Companies, Inc. (RKT) Q1 2021 Earnings Call Transcript 06 May 2021 05:43 Financial Content Image source: The Motley Fool. Rocket Companies, Inc. (NYSE:RKT) Q1 2021 Earnings Call May 05, 2021, 4:30 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good day, and thank you for standing by, and …
  • Best car covers in 2021 - Roadshow 05 May 2021 00:46 Cnet Keeping your car looking pristine is probably a point of pride, regardless of whether you've recently treated that vehicle to a fresh coat of paint or have simply given it a good wash. That said, even if you put an enormous amount of care into …
  • Wheeling Names New Fire Chief 04 May 2021 22:09 WTRF - West Virginia WHEELING, W.VA. – City Manager Robert Herron has announced that James Blazier, a 32-year veteran of the Wheeling Fire Department, has been selected as the next fire chief upon the retirement of current chief, Larry Helms, effective July 1. “James’ …
  • BMW M Motorsport News, 4th May 2021. 04 May 2021 12:24 M2 BMW M Motorsport teams are once again in action all over the world in 2021. They are challenging for race wins and titles with the BMW M6 GT3, the BMW M4 GT4, the BMW M2 CS Racing, and other BMW M Motorsport race cars. Our BMW M Motorsport News allows us …
  • Time capsule home: punk rock meets retro Americana in this south London house where time stopped in 1972 04 May 2021 07:20 Evening Standard “My visual world finishes around about 1972,” says graphic designer and writer Julian Balme. “The only thing that persevered longer than that was music.” At the Streatham home he has lived in for 32 years, a vintage Esso petrol pump lamp graces one of the …
  • Batteries Online Unveils New Website Showcasing Their Wide Range Of Quality Batteries 04 May 2021 06:35 Scoop - Business Press Release – Batteries Online Are you looking for a battery shop online with a wide range of stocks for sale at affordable prices? Batteries Online makes it easy for everyone to choose the battery they need. Supplying batteries for cars, motorcycles, …
  • Lucky driver gets to drive a classic Riley for a year 04 May 2021 04:43 Coventry Live A lucky driver has been given the opportunity to drive around in a Riley Elf for a year as part of a project which encourages younger people to take an interest in classic cars. Joe Dawson, 30, will borrow the car for a year and in return will attend a …
  • About the 1981 Audi Coupe Quattro and the Sometimes Bitter Taste of Supremacy 03 May 2021 13:05 Autoevolution Something everybody knows: four-wheel-drive is absolutely necessary for driving off-road and two-wheel-drive is definitely enough for driving on tarmac. Now, let’s have a look somewhere in Germany during the second part of the seventies: it hadn't been …
  • Sunday Boredom Busters: May 2nd 02 May 2021 13:51 KELO - South Dakota BRANDON, SD (KELO) — Celebrate Loyalty Day in Brandon, SD with the town’s 55th annual parade The parade starts at Brandon Valley High School at 11 a.m. heading west on Holly Boulevard to Main Avenue, ending at the VFW. The VFW Auxiliary will be selling …
  • America’s Amtrak moment could finally be here 01 May 2021 09:05 South Georgia TV Created in 1971 from the creaking remains of the classic US railroads that helped build modern America, Amtrak has often lived a precarious existence. Subject to the whims of politicians in Washington D.C. and constantly under pressure from the well-funded …
  • Custom Car Builder And “Overhaulin'” Tv Star Chip Foose Raises Tens Of Thousands Of Dollars For Children's Charity At Recent South OC Cars And Coffee Event 30 Apr 2021 22:39 MarketWatch The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Apr 30, 2021 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- Simon Wehr, Chip Foose & James Wehr at South OC Cars and Coffee Charity Fundraiser for Amy’s Depot April 17, 2021. On Saturday, …
  • Eastman Chemical Co (EMN) Q1 2021 Earnings Call Transcript 30 Apr 2021 19:41 Financial Content Image source: The Motley Fool. Eastman Chemical Co (NYSE:EMN) Q1 2021 Earnings Call Apr 30, 2021, 8:00 a.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good day, everyone, and welcome to the First …
  • Taming a wild Bronco 30 Apr 2021 14:33 Brandon Sun COTTONWOODS — After searching for the better part of a decade, Chris Storozinski finally got his hands on a 1979 Ford Bronco in 2018 and went to work turning it into a pristine mechanical steed. The 56-year-old Cottonwoods resident invited the Sun to view …
  • Chip dearth can't slow car sales 30 Apr 2021 07:29 Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette Despite hundreds of thousands of lost units of production from a global semiconductor shortage, only time will tell when depressed inventories will disrupt those volumes as U.S. auto retail sales are expected to reach record highs for April. The forecast …
  • Lime Rock announces events for September’s Historic Festival 30 Apr 2021 06:39 The Register Citizen Staff reports April 30, 2021Updated: April 30, 2021 12 a.m. 1of8Lime Rock Park's annual Historic Festival runs from Sept. 2-6 at the park in Lakeville. In addition to three days of vintage racing, Sunday in the Park, The Lime Rock Concours, will again …
  • ExOne accelerates expansion into 3D printed tooling via acquisition of Freshmade 3D assets 30 Apr 2021 01:27 Modern Materials Handling The ExOne Company, a provider of sand and metal 3D printers using binder jetting technology, today announced it has acquired the assets of Freshmade 3D, an Ohio-based startup with a patented method of creating durable AMClad tooling out of sand forms 3D …
  • Denis James Roeder 30 Apr 2021 00:58 WSJM - Michigan Denis James Roeder, 66, of Edwardsburg passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, April 27, 2021 at Memorial Hospital, South Bend. A gathering of friends and family will be held from 5-7 PM Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at Pike Funeral and Cremation Services, Boyd Chapel …