Driving Ambitions

Author: H. F. Moorhouse
Publisher: Manchester University Press
ISBN: 9780719029165
Size: 60.50 MB
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Moorhouse (sociology, U.of Glasgow) interprets the post-war American passion for hot rods and drag racing as an extreme example of the country's attitude toward automobiles.

The American Hot Rod

Author: Dean Batchelor
Publisher: Motorbooks
ISBN: 9780879389826
Size: 44.95 MB
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Traces the history of vehicles built or modified for racing from the late 1920s to the early 1970s. 200 illus.

How To Build The Ultimate American Hot Rod

Author: Timothy Remus
Publisher: Wolfgang Productions
ISBN: 9781929133680
Size: 61.63 MB
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For anyone who wonders when a straight axle is the best choice or what the advantages of an independent suspension are, this book offers a detailed look at both the purchase, and set up of front and rear suspension systems.

American Hot Rod

Author: Dennis W. Parks
Publisher: Motorbooks
ISBN: 9780760321652
Size: 11.22 MB
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What is it about North Carolina that makes our state so special?

The Business Of Speed

Author: David N. Lucsko
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 0801889901
Size: 31.83 MB
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Lucsko offers a rich and heretofore untold account of the culture and technology of the high-performance automotive aftermarket in the United States, offering a fresh perspective on the history of the automobile in America.

American Hot Rod

Author: William G. Scheller
Publisher: Hugh Lauter Levin Associates
ISBN: 0883631199
Size: 31.68 MB
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An illustrated celebration of custom car building, inspired by the popular weekly cable program, features full-view portraits and detail photographs of more than two dozen top designs by Boyd Coddington, in a volume that also chronicles ...

Hot Rod

Author: Peter Vincent
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 0760309566
Size: 67.30 MB
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This collection of six photo-essays from one of the world's most revered hot rod photographers examines the major hot rod styles to develop over the last half-century.

The Hot Rod

Author: Brock Yates
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 9780760315989
Size: 12.52 MB
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Recounts the saga of the Eliminator, a race car built from used parts by a Pasadena mechanic that achieved legendary hot rod status, and details the rediscovery and restoration of the vehicle forty years later.