1968 Chevrolet C-10 Short Bed on 2040-cars
Hemet, California, United States
Custom Built Chevy C-10 Short Bed equipped with the following:
Full Porterbuilt Front and Rear Suspension
Accuair Air Ride Suspension with E-level touch pad system
Viair compressors with Accuair XO mount
Freshly built 454 Big Block Motor
Rebuilt 700r 4 Speed transmission
New 22" Reproduction Silverado Wheels with brand new tires
Dakota Digital Gauges
New Custom built and stained wood raised bed with custom fabricated wheel wells
Custom exhaust with headers
Interior has New carpet and bench seat has custom upholstery and sound deadening
Brand new front and rear bumpers
Custom built fuel cell
Porterbuilt hood hinges
New tilt wheel steering column
Rack and Pinion steering
New wiring throughout
Classic Chevy steering wheel
Front disc brake kit
Optima Battery (rear mounted)
Aluminum radiator with electric fan
This is a super well built C10 with all top of the line parts. You could paint this truck and start winning shows
or just keep it the way it is as a cool patina ride.
Chevrolet C-10 for Sale
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Auto blogTue, 02 Apr 2013
New York Auto Show, Jim Farley interview, 2014 Chevrolet Silverado fuel economy, Ford fuel economy app challenge
Episode #327 of the Autoblog Podcast is here, and this week, Dan Roth, Zach Bowman and Jeff Ross talk about this year's New York Auto Show, Chevrolet's latest assault in the pickup truck fuel economy battle, and Ford's reward for developing a better fuel economy app. Dan also has an interview with Ford's Jim Farley about the future of Lincoln. We wrap with your questions and emails, and for those of you who hung with us live on our UStream channel, thanks for taking the time. Keep reading for our Q&A module for you to scroll through and follow along, too. Thanks for listening!
Autoblog Podcast #327:
For the 2015-model-year, Chevrolet introduces Valet Mode for the Corvette, an enhancement to the Performance Data Recorder (PDR) already available and to your peace of mind. The PDR already captures 720p HD video with a windshield-mounted camera, records interior audio with a cabin microphone and gathers telemetry data using GPS, saving the data to an SD card in the glovebox. You can then watch your track-day antics with various information overlays on the center console screen.
Valet Mode will let you hit 'Replay' when your car gets pulled up front smelling vaguely of fricasseed clutch. Turned on by entering a four-digit code, it also locks the interior storage spaces and turns off the infotainment system. It can't be turned off until the code is re-entered. There's a press release below with more information as well as a video that explains how it works, with the obligatory dig at the 'Vette's biggest foe.
A couple weeks ago, we watched a Chevrolet Silverado get dominated by a Dodge Ram Heavy Duty in a fullsize pickup tug-of-war, but in that truck's defense, Chevy's Vortec gas engine was no match for the torquey Cummins turbo diesel. For our next round of vehicular tug-of-war, a Duramax-powered Silverado HD takes on Volkswagen Touareg V10 TDI.
Now, on paper, putting the Duramax V8's 365 horsepower and 660 pound-feet of torque up against the V10's 310 hp and 553 lb-ft looks like an easy win for the Bowtie, but unfortunately, this battle has a similar result as the Dodge versus Chevy video, with the Silverado smoking its tires trying to move forward as it gets pulled backwards. Put another way: YouTube 2, Chevy Silverado 0.
It just goes to show, though, that big tires, bolt-on fender flares and goofy smoke stacks don't improve your towing abilities. Besides, what did the Silverado driver expect when the Touareg V10 TDI has towed a Boeing 747 in the past?