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Dream Cars

by Richard Dredge
     
 
From the futuristic, the fantastic, and the unusual to the cars that actually made it into production, Dream Cars is a pocket-sized exploration of the

engineering and design dreams of the top automobile manufacturers.This book documents many bizarre flights of fantasy created purely for show, as well as the cars that made it from the drawing board to the

Overview

From the futuristic, the fantastic, and the unusual to the cars that actually made it into production, Dream Cars is a pocket-sized exploration of the

engineering and design dreams of the top automobile manufacturers.This book documents many bizarre flights of fantasy created purely for show, as well as the cars that made it from the drawing board to the production line, such as the

Audi TT and the Mercedes Benz Vision (which became the A Class). Illustrated with a spectacular collection of color photographs taken in the studio and on the road, this book provides an authoritative commentary on the world’s most groundbreaking automotive designs.

Dream Cars provides a wealth of fascinating detail on all 150 featured concept cars. Each car is illustrated with a full-page photograph, with annotations picking out some of the more unusual features, while accessible text provides background

information on the technological advances and design ideas behind its conception.With over 300 black-and-white and color photographs and artwork,

and including full specifications for each car, this book will appeal to anyone who is interested in cutting-edge technology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760785829
Publisher:
Sterling
Publication date:
03/25/2007
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.31(w) x 4.69(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Richard Dredge is a motoring journalist who has worked for the BBC on its Top Gear television program. He has contributed to numerous auto magazines, such as Classic & Sports Car and Classic Cars, as well as making contributions to books such as The Encyclopedia of Classic Cars and Concept Cars: Designing for the Future.

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