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Fill 'Er Up!

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 9 August 2012 in Transportation and Portfolio.

The hidden access to the gas tank behind the left tail light of the 1956 Chevrolet Bel Air.

Photo captured July 15, 2012.

NIKON D7000 1/250 second F/8.0 ISO 100 75 mm

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Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

That's cool!

9 Aug 2012 5:15am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

That is really clever and very well recorded

9 Aug 2012 7:31am

Antoine from France

Superb photos and very nice détail. Have a lovely day Steven. Amicably Antoine.

9 Aug 2012 7:33am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Out thinking the Japanese motor companies long before it was fashionable :-)

9 Aug 2012 8:17am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Very interesting..

9 Aug 2012 11:40am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb detail captured with very beautiful tones !!

9 Aug 2012 1:23pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

What a great design, keeping the necessary fuel port out of sight so this beauty can shine pristine. Excellent presentation, Steven.

9 Aug 2012 1:26pm

tataray from france, France

Ahhh découverte ... je ne savais pas.
De beaux détails... ))

9 Aug 2012 1:35pm

Mariana M. from Waterloo, Canada

great images .

9 Aug 2012 1:42pm

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

I wonder why they didn't maintain this idea. Great shots!

9 Aug 2012 1:49pm

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Ha! Amazing - who would think of looking there!

9 Aug 2012 2:26pm

Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, Canada

Gorgeous photos Steven, beautiful car !~

9 Aug 2012 2:39pm

Sue-Ann from Quebec, Canada

bizarre comme concept... superbe photo en dyptique, bien vu...

9 Aug 2012 3:11pm

Florence from Paris, France

How clever. And your presentation too. Perfect for a commercial ad. :-)

9 Aug 2012 4:14pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Great. Beautiful images of this old beauty.. Love it. :)

9 Aug 2012 4:29pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

I like old cars, but I never knew about this! Very interesting.

9 Aug 2012 5:48pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I did not know about the hidden gas tank! Great images.

9 Aug 2012 8:25pm

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

Very well hidden ... Great shot of this interesting detail !!!

9 Aug 2012 9:38pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

I have never seen this before! How interesting! Great shot!

9 Aug 2012 9:55pm

Don Levesque from Saint John, Canada


9 Aug 2012 10:16pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

Isn't it interesting? Gas fumes and electricity. Very cool shot.

10 Aug 2012 1:55am

LauraS from Chico, United States

Oh. yeah, sneaky Chevy.

10 Aug 2012 2:20am

Othersideblue from Kerman, Iran

Cute inspection :)

10 Aug 2012 6:52am

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

Amazing. On one hand, the processing and framing are really excellent, and on the other hand, I wouldn't have guessed.

10 Aug 2012 10:55am

franz from Baden, Austria

clever !!! now you see it, now you don't ...

16 Aug 2012 7:06pm

C. Intempor'elle from Paris • Alma Andaluza •, France

Colorfull, very lovely !!!!!

7 Sep 2012 6:55pm

Philou04 from Manosque, France

That was a subtle idea. I saw such a solution on some french cars, many many years ago... Nice Chevy.

11 Sep 2012 7:36pm