Greatest American Cars

Greatest American Cars

by Mike Mueller
     
 
The American automobile has become a symbol of the enduring strength of this country - a symbol of freedom, reliability and power. Enthusiasts will love this pictorial history of the great American auto industry with hundreds of spectacular full-color photos and detailed coverage of nearly 350 milestone models, from the legendary Model A Ford to the innovative 2005

Overview

The American automobile has become a symbol of the enduring strength of this country - a symbol of freedom, reliability and power. Enthusiasts will love this pictorial history of the great American auto industry with hundreds of spectacular full-color photos and detailed coverage of nearly 350 milestone models, from the legendary Model A Ford to the innovative 2005 Chevrolet SSR! Readers get a look at turn-of-the-century models, as well as the best sport and luxury cars this celebrated industry produced in the past 105 years.

Each car is shown in a large scale, full-color photo, with an article detailing the conception of the car, historical information, options, and selling points. Full technical specifications include engine size, displacement and horsepower, as well as transmission, induction, body style, number of seats, weight, base price, and production numbers - providing the detailed information enthusiasts need, along with the spectacular color photos they crave. Greatest American Cars offers a unique slice of American history, as reflected by one of the country's most important and enduring products.

-Covers nearly 350 of the most popular and innovative cars produced in the U.S.
-Brilliant full color photography
-Each car documented with a detailed article, options and full technical specifications

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780873499774
Publisher:
Krause Publications
Publication date:
11/16/2004
Pages:
752
Product dimensions:
9.02(w) x 12.04(h) x 1.51(d)

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