Car & Auto

Oct 24 2016

Antique and Vintage Model Cars – Collector Information #car #rental #portugal

#vintage cars # Vintage Model Cars Model cars have been produced for almost as long as real automobiles. Built to scale in great detail out of materials like wood, resin, tin, steel, cast iron, and plastic, collectible model cars run the gamut from the commonplace to the exotic. Tin model cars. made mostly in Germany, were popular in the early 1900s. Some were just push-toys, but others were powered by tiny clockwork (wind up) systems. They were larger than the model cars we think of today and often built at larger scales. Some of the most notable large models built …

Oct 2 2016

Information For Racing Vehicle Exclusion #car #finance #calculator

#racing cars # INFORMATION FOR RACING VEHICLE EXCLUSION The following sets forth the requirements for a vehicle to be imported as a racing vehicle. A vehicle that was originally manufactured as a racing vehicle can be declared as an off-road vehicle under Box 8 on the HS-7 Declaration form that is to be furnished to the Bureau of Customs and Border Protection (Customs) at time of importation. Such a vehicle can be permanently imported into the United States. A motor vehicle that was not originally manufactured as a racing vehicle can only be imported on a temporary basis under Box …

Oct 2 2016

Vintage Model Car Kits – Collector Information #car #parts #finder

#model cars # Vintage Model Car Kits Plastic model-car kits are a relatively recent product, dating only to the end of World War II. The heyday of the kits in the United States was probably the 1960s. when the burgeoning car culture of the previous decade exploded. Suddenly, every car-crazy kid who wanted to could build a model of a ’57 Chevy Bel-Air or ’66 Ford Mustang. even if they couldn’t talk their moms and dads into buying the real thing. Most people looking to collect a vintage model-car kit made by AMT, Revell, Monogram, Tamiya, or Pocher are looking …

Sep 27 2016

Vintage and Classic Ford Cars – Collector Information

#vintage cars # Classic Ford Cars Founded by Henry Ford in 1903, the Ford Motor Company was America’s first superpower car manufacturer. In addition to pioneering assembly-line manufacturing techniques, Ford has produced more cars that collectors covet over the years—from Model Ts to Mustangs. plus a lot in between—than just about any other carmaker. In 1903, Ford released its first run of Model A cars. It only manufactured this initial version of the Model A for two years, and these early Ford vehicles are nearly impossible for collectors to find. The next few years were formative for the company. In …