Concept Cars: From the 1930s to the Present

Concept Cars: From the 1930s to the Present

by Larry Edsall
     
 

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In Concept Cars, Larry Edsall tells the story of how the first concept cars came to be built, and analyzes the models that have marked their era in terms of design and innovation from the 1930s to the present day. He discuses over 100 prototypes produced by the American, European and Japanese automobile industries, all illustrated with splendid and detailedSee more details below

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In Concept Cars, Larry Edsall tells the story of how the first concept cars came to be built, and analyzes the models that have marked their era in terms of design and innovation from the 1930s to the present day. He discuses over 100 prototypes produced by the American, European and Japanese automobile industries, all illustrated with splendid and detailed photographs, and he comments incisively on the attention paid to technical details, and on the highly original concepts and styling that guided the designers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760748220
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
08/15/2003
Pages:
220
Product dimensions:
10.38(w) x 12.00(h) x (d)

Meet the Author

Larry Edsall is a journalist who specializes in the automotive field. For the past twelve years he has worked for AutoWeek Magazine, the most important American automobile weekly. During his career he has written about the leading automobile sporting events and has road-tested the most varied vehicles in the world.

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