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[10 Apr 2009 | 3 Comments | 5,670 views]
360 Friday Car History : The Ford Mustang

In this, the third week of many 360 friday car histories, we will be going over an american cultural icon, the Ford Mustang. We are always open to suggestions for upcoming posts so if you have any car models you would like to see featured, please let us know either by contact or by comment at the bottom of the page.
The Ford Mustang was initially based on the Ford Falcon. Production started in Dearborn Michigan in 1964, and the car was showned to the public at the New York World’s fair April …

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[3 Apr 2009 | No Comment | 3,860 views]
360 Friday Car history : The Chevrolet Corvette

In this, the second week of many 360 friday car history, we will be going over an american cultural icon, the Chevrolet Corvette. 
Since 1953, General Motors (GM) manufactured the Chevrolet Corvette in six generations. This model was at the time, America’s only two seater, and went unchallenged for a few decades. The first design was made by Harley Earl and named by Myron Scott after the fast ship of the same name. The Corvette was originally built in Flint Michigan and St-Louis, Missouri, now they are built at the GM assembly …

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[27 Mar 2009 | One Comment | 13,607 views]
360 Friday Car History : The Nissan Z

Starting this week, every Friday 360 blog will feature the history behind a car model. Some you might know, others you might not. We are always open to suggestions for upcoming posts so if you have any car model you would like to see featured please let us know either by contact or by comment at the bottom of the page.
The Z-car refers to a series of sports car made by the Nissan Motors. The first sales of the Z started in October of 1969. This model is sold in Japan as the Nissan Fairladay Z, …