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Am I right in thinking that “classic car” in German would be “klassiches auto”?

Query by Jimi Clapton: Am I appropriate in pondering that “traditional car” in German would be “klassiches auto”?
Also, how would you say this as plural, ie traditional cars, in German?

Best reply:

Solution by Rain
Traditional automobile : in German : Oldtimer
classic vehicle : klassisches Vehicle, klassische Autos (pl)

Give your response to this query under!

Online Showroom Provides Real-life Examples on How to Use Plasma for Auto Restoration Projects; Visitors Can Both Post and Rate Rides

Online Showroom Provides Real-life Examples on How to Use Plasma for Auto Restoration Projects; Visitors Can Both Post and Rate Rides

Hanover, N.H. (PRWEB) September 7, 2009

Hypertherm, the world leader in plasma arc metal cutting technology, is making a new online showroom available to people who do custom bodywork and hot rod fabrication.

The showroom is available at www.SeriousSparks.com, a new Hypertherm sponsored Web site that provides guidance on using plasma to cut metal during restoration and customization jobs. Custom muscle car enthusiasts will enjoy a number of auto restoration tools. In addition, people who like hot rod fabrication, muscle car restoration, or antique car restoration will also benefit from the auto restoration tools available on the site.

A “Rate My Ride” feature gives visitors to SeriousSparks an opportunity to post their custom cars and have other people rate them. Another benefit is that they can see the results achieved by other people doing hot rod fabrication, muscle car restoration, or antique car restoration. The person who owns the car with the highest rating will receive a Powermax30 for future custom bodywork and hot rod fabrication projects. Full details are available at www.SeriousSparks.com.

Hypertherm designs and manufactures the world’s most advanced plasma cutting systems for use in a variety of industries such as shipbuilding, manufacturing, and automotive repair. Its product line includes handheld and mechanized plasma systems and consumables, as well as CNC motion and height controls. Hypertherm systems are trusted for performance and reliability that results in increased productivity and profitability for tens of thousands of businesses. The New Hampshire based company’s reputation for plasma innovation dates back 40 years, to 1968, with Hypertherm’s invention of water injection plasma cutting. The company, consistently named one of the best places to work in America, has more than 1,000 associates along with operations and partner representation worldwide.

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Related Muscle Cars Press Releases

HD Theater and Mecum Auction Company Announce the First Live HD Auto Auction Series, Mecum Auto Auction: Muscle Cars and More, Starting Saturday, March 29 from 8-11 PM ET

HD Theater and Mecum Auction Company Announce the First Live HD Auto Auction Series, Mecum Auto Auction: Muscle Cars and More, Starting Saturday, March 29 from 8-11 PM ET


SILVER SPRING, Md. & MARENGO, Ill. (PRWEB) February 26, 2008

    MECUM AUTO AUCTION will broadcast live each Saturday night from Mecum Auction Company’s event at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis. Each episode will feature approximately 60 collector cars live from the auction block as bidders vie for some of the hottest rides and coolest classics. The series not only profiles the amazing cars, eccentric collectors and deal-by-deal auction drama, but also explores the behind-the-scene process of these high-end automotive auctions, including the crucial evaluation process.

According to Mecum Auction Company’s CEO Dana Mecum, “MECUM AUTO AUCTION: MUSCLE CARS AND MORE will showcase our highly-spirited automotive auctions, which blend some of the best dramatic elements of sports, reality and game shows. Each auction features real buyers and sellers in a competitive display of bidding prowess, while contemplating the crucial car-by-car question of ‘What’s it worth?'”

“HD Theater is excited to partner with Mecum Auction Company and present the dynamic live action of their collector car auctions,” stated Clint Stinchcomb, executive vice president and general manager of HD Theater and Turbo Media. “MECUM AUTO AUCTION represents our commitment to transport HD Theater’s viewers to compelling live events and capture in HD the meticulous craftsmanship and artistic detail of these spectacular cars.”

The Mecum Auction Company, with corporate headquarters located in Marengo, Ill., is in its 21st year of selling collector cars, specializing in muscle cars and Corvettes. Mecum also produces the Bloomington Gold Corvettes USA show, which is in its 35th year. In 2008, Mecum will host and manage 14 auctions across the United States and expects to sell its 50,000th car in the spring.

The first 24-hour high-definition network to broadcast all of its content in brilliant 1080i and 5.1 digital surround sound, HD Theater offers compelling real-world and motorized content from a wide range of categories including adventure, technology, nature and world culture – all designed to provide viewers with the highest-quality television experience available. Discovery Communications is the number-one nonfiction media company reaching more than 1.5 billion cumulative subscribers in over 170 countries. Discovery’s 100-plus worldwide networks are led by Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, The Science Channel, Discovery Health, Military Channel and HD Theater, with digital media properties including HowStuffWorks.com. Discovery Communications is owned by Discovery Holding Co. (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB), Advance/Newhouse Communications and John S. Hendricks, Discovery’s founder and chairman. For more information, please visit www.discoverycommunications.com/.

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