The Checker Marathon was a car produced by Checker Motors Company in Kalamazoo Michigan between 1961 and 1982. It’s classic unmistakeable style remained virtually unchanged throughout it’s entire production.

You won’t find a great deal of information about the Checker but there are some Checker cultists out there (check out http://www.cow.net/checker/) who will be able to give you some tips.

Checkers used to manufacturer the New York Cabs.

There is also a 1980 black checker marathon
for sale on lemonfree.com.

Electric muscle cars

April 18, 2008

The electric Mustang is born as a result of the breeding of lithium ion battery with a donor mustang shell.

At the Green Power Pri-View Green Power Pri-View on April 18-20 in Long Beach you will see the debut of the Tijaarda EVX Mustang and the HST Shelby Cobra EVX.

These custom cars feature 300 horsepower electric motors using lithium ion phosphate battery packs developed by K2 energy solutions

You can go from 0 to 60km per hour in 4 seconds in an environmentally friendly but with the visage  of  a modern era muscle car era Mustang.

Guaranteed to change the face of the electric car.  Courtesy of a partnership between HST International and Tjaarda Design.

Put in your order for one of these.  Save a little each week on your electricity bills and you’ll soon have the $80K or $120K asking price.