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1961 Chevrolet Corvair Rampside P.u. Truck, White & Red on 2040-cars

Year:1961 Mileage:1 Color: white and red /
 Gray
Location:

Otis Orchards, Washington, United States

Otis Orchards, Washington, United States
Transmission:Manual 4 speed
Body Type:RAMPSIDE Pickup Truck
Engine:6 CLY
Vehicle Title:Clear
Fuel Type:Gasoline
For Sale By:Private Seller
Year: 1961
Interior Color: Gray
Make: Chevrolet
Number of Cylinders: 6
Model: Corvair
Trim: 2 DR RAMPSIDE
Drive Type: 4 SPEED
Mileage: 1
Sub Model: RAMPSIDE TRUCK
Warranty: Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty
Exterior Color: white and red
Condition: UsedA vehicle is considered used if it has been registered and issued a title. Used vehicles have had at least one previous owner. The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections.Seller Notes:"VINTAGE USED, SOLD AS IS, AS SHOWN IN LISTING."

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For nine years, Diesel Power magazine has run the Diesel Power Challenge, this year's grindfest being "a week-long torture test that features seven events, nine trucks, 8,000 horsepower, and nearly 15,000 pound-feet of torque." The road to being crowned "the most powerful truck" starts with a dyno run, and then continues through the completion of a CDL-style obstacle course, an eighth-of-a-mile drag race while towing a 10,000-pound trailer, a quarter-mile drag race without a trailer, a fuel economy test in the mountains and finally a sled-pulling test through a 300-foot-long packed-mud pit.
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You'll find all five videos covering this years challenge below. A scene in the dyno video sums it all up perfectly: a competitor leaves his nitrous on too long and the crew is treated to some ominous poppings, he leans out the window, throws both hands up and shouts, "Amer'ca!"

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Just looking at the new 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, it's not hard to see that the car's design was created with aerodynamics at the forefront, but Chevrolet designers point out exactly what went into designing the iconic coupe in a pair of recently released videos. The videos show the Corvette going through early design phases, including clay models and wind tunnel tests, as well as talking to the car's chief engineer, Tadge Juechter.
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