NEW for the ROAD (Jan, 1954)
NEW for the ROAD
SUPERCHARGER boosts hp on standard cars 40 per cent, maker claims, gives superior acceleration, speed, and up to 200 per cent more reserve hp on highway. McCulloch Motors. Los Angeles. Calif.
MECHANICAL MULE, new army carrier, weighs only 740 lbs. Design incorporates four-wheel drive and steering unit. It can be operated from positions on or off vehicle. For use by combat troops.
TOUGH GUY made for rugged terrain climbs 50 per cent grades, runs through two-and-a-half ft sand drifts, turns in an eight-ft. circle. Shown In Paris, it has Dyna Panhard engine. 50 mph speed.
DURALUMIN is the predominant material in this sleek, shiny $10,285 Salmson sports car. The engine is the Salmson Randonnee and the machine’s specially constructed body weighs 1,200 pounds.
MANTA RAY, futuristically styled car has Fiber glas dashboard, scoop-jet type grill and three rear fins. Exhibited recently at the National Hot Rod and Motor Sports Show. Los Angeles, Calif.