Pod rods – elvis’ classic bmw restored; an electric concept in rio; and lots of volts

This weekend’s pod Rods looks at the King of Rock ‘n Roll’s restored exotic; the revival of a stunning historic RV; Triumph speed at Bonneville; and the Volt hits a milestone.

— A 1957 BMW 507 used by the King of Rock and Roll himself while he was stationed in the Army in Germany, then was forgotten, will make a glittering comeback on Aug. 10 ethanol gas problems 21 at the Concours d’Elegance in Pebble Beach. Electricity experiments for high school Elvis Presley did buy BMW 507 with chassis number 70079, taking delivery in December of 1958. Z gas tijuana telefono It was done in Feather White with an aluminum 150 hp V-8 engine under the bonnet, center-lock rims, black-and-white interior and a Becker Mexico radio.

When found, the condition of the two-seater really was a cause for concern. Grade 9 electricity unit review Although the original body parts and other components were all intact, the roadster had lost its engine and gearbox and the rear axle was a “replacement part” of unknown origin. Electricity projects for 4th graders Rust was eating away the floor assembly, the seats were worn and there was no instrument panel. U gas cedar hill mo But BMW Group Classic succeeded in restoring the automobile. Npower gas price per unit In-house experts and external specialists joined forces to carry out the work and the result defined new benchmarks for the restoration of a BMW 507. Electricity usage calculator More news – the car had previously been used by racing driver Hans Stuck Sr., winning a number of hillclimbs in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Wb state electricity board recruitment Verified by photographs – this roadster rolled off the assembly line on Sept. Save electricity pictures 13 1957, then exhibited at the Frankfurt International Motor Show and repeatedly used for test drives by the press. Gas kush Presley was 23 when he took it out on a test drive and decided to buy the car. Gas leak in house Back in the U.S., he traded in the red roadster at a Chrysler dealer in New York.

— Chevrolet has sold 100,000 Volts since the first-generation model was introduced in 2011, the latest version offering drivers a plug-in vehicle with an EPA-estimated 53 miles of electric range and a total range of 420 miles between gasoline fill-ups or full recharges. Gas vs electric oven Chevrolet says all those Volts, which combine a plug-in electric vehicle drivetrain with an on-board gasoline generator, have traveled almost 1.5 billion miles in EV mode out of a total 2.5 billion cumulative miles. Gas kansas city Based on an average new car fuel economy of 25.3 mpg, Chevrolet estimates that Volt drivers have saved almost 58 million gallons of fuel, enough to fill more than 87 competition-size swimming pools. Electricity electricity goodness The second-generation Volt, introduced this year, offers improved fuel economy of 106 mpg-e and 42 mpg. Gas house gang Based on Chevrolet data, Chevrolet expects the average 2017 Volt driver who fully charges the car regularly to travel more than 1,000 miles between gas fill ups.

— Triumph, that iconic British motorcycle maker, will head back to the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah this month to attempt a new Federation Internationale de Motocyclisme World Record with Guy Martin confirmed as rider of the Triumph Infor Rocket Streamliner.

The missile-shaped streamliner is powered by two Triumph Rocket III engines, producing 1,000 hp. Gas knife Triumph’s aim is to exceed the current record that stands at 376.363 mph. Electricity billy elliot backing track The Rocket features a carbon Kevlar monocoque construction with two turbocharged engines powered by methanol, encased in a 25.5-foot-long/two-foot-wide,three-tall shape competing in the Division C (streamlined motorcycle) category. Electricity facts for 4th graders Triumph has a history of breaking the land speed record, holding the title of “World’s Fastest Motorcycle” between 1955 to 1970. Electricity kanji To follow the progress of the world land speed record attempt, visit www.Triumph.co.uk.

— A customized RV is for sale on eBay, restoring a design done 70-plus years ago by legendary industrial designer Brooks Stevens, who penned the 1962 Studebaker Gran Turismo Hawk, the 1949 Hydra-Glide Harley-Davidson, the Jeep Wagoneer and even the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile. Gas density problems The 1941 Western Flyer Recreational Vehicle, restored and rebuilt as a resto-rod with a 460 cu.in. Electricity history pdf Ford V-8 atop a 40-foot-long Ford motor home chassis, retains its Art Deco rocket shape with tail fin. Gas national average But it also has modern features like a sink, stove, refrigerator and Temperpedic bed with a 47-inch stretch. Electricity and circuits test The original was discovered in 2010, the mid-section rotted, according to Hemmings.

— The Buick Avista, shown at this year’s Amelia island Concours d’Elegance, received the 2016 Concept Car of the Year and the Most Significant Concept Vehicle of the Year at the 2016 North American Concept Vehicle Awards on Sunday at the Concours d’Elegance of America in Plymouth, Mich. Duke electric orlando The awards recognize the vehicle that makes the strongest impact in terms of automotive design, engineering and market responsiveness.

“The design process of the Avista brought the team together to unite around a future direction for the brand,” said Bryan Nesbitt, executive director, Buick Global Design. Gas station “While looking to the future, we also wanted to honor the rich heritage of Buick by integrating timeless design cues in this beautifully progressive concept vehicle.”

Following its introduction at the 2016 North American International Auto Show, the Avista was showcased at Amelia by recently-retired GM global design VP Ed Welburn. Gas z factor Watch Welburn talk about it with Jacksonville.com at: www.youtube.com/watch?v=u73iCMaZu3A

— Some stunning cars were assembled last weekend at the grounds of the Concours d’Elegance of America Inn at St. Gas zauberberg 1 Johns in Plymouth. Electricity usage calculator kwh But Best in Show went to two stunning classics from separate parts of the world – a curvaceous 1937 Talbot-Lago T150CSS Coupe owned by J.W. Ag gaston birmingham 120 Marriott Jr. Gas vs electric water heater of Bethesda, MD, and Joseph and Margie Cassini’s 1934 Packard 1108-65 Convertible Victoria from West Orange, N.J..

Jacksonville collector John Campion displayed six of the 11 cars in the concours’ rally car group, four of them Lancias, plus an Alitalia-sponsored Fiat 131 and a Team Ireland Ford Mk 1 Escort. Electricity quiz and answers One of them also took home a Hagerty Youth Judges Award.

The street version of its ZEOD RC Le Mans racer is called the BladeGlider, a development of a concept shown in 2013. K electric share price With a five-module 220kW lithium-ion battery and twin 130kW electric motors driving the rear wheels, the BladeGlider has a radical 3-seater layout with a central driving position. Hp gas Wheel-mounted displays show battery and motor information, while outboard screens show the video feed of two rear-view cameras. Gas refrigerator not cooling Rear-hinged flip-up scissor doors and a panoramic clear roof that flows off the windshield add to the futuristic look.

— A reminder – the millionth Miata made is coming to Jacksonville, the same one shown first in April then taken on a worldwide appreciation tour to thank fans and owners for their loyalty. Gas 87 A domestic 18-stop tour begins Aug. Gas x ultra strength directions 18 with a right-hand-drive Japanese-spec soft top equipped with a 1.5-liter SKYACTIV-G engine, and has Sept. M gasbuddy app 10 as the date to visit Duval Mazda at the Avenues in Jacksonville.

■Jacksonville Beach Cruise-in – 8 to 11 a.m. Wb state electricity board recruitment 2015 on Saturday at Fletcher High School at 700 Seagate Ave. R gasquet tennis in Neptune Beach. Gasco abu dhabi email address Presented by Better Jacksonville Beach.

■Sunshine State Chevelles – 5 to 8 p.m. Origin electricity account on Saturday at the Jacksonville Automotive and Motorcycle Museum at the Regency Square Mall, 9501 Arlington Expressway.

Send information on automotive and motorcycle events to dan.scanlan@jacksonville.com or Dan Scanlan, Florida Times-Union, 1 Riverside Ave., Jacksonville FL 32202.