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365 Cars You Must Drive Before You Die
Stock #: 90098
Author: Matt Stone

List Price: $19.95
Karen's Price: $17.95

Soft Cover.

Motor Trend editor Matt Stone singles out 365 automobiles-ranging from classic muscle cars, sports cars, and racing cars to cultural landmarks and automotive oddities-that any self-respecting automotive aficionado just has to drive. more»

Subject: Automobiles


75 Years of CitroŽn in the U.K. From A to X
Stock #: 89007
Author: John Reynolds

List Price: $0.00
Karen's Price: $79.95

In examining the first seventy five years of Automobiles CitroŽn's presence in Great Britain, this book reviews the history of CitroŽn Cars Ltd. and CitroŽn UK Ltd. at Slough, recalling the vehicles built at the Slough Works between 1926 and 1966 and all those subsequently imported from France from 1966 onwards until the present day. Full of color and black and white photographs!!! Hard cover more»

Subject: Automobiles


American Ambulance 1900-2002 : An Illustrated History
Stock #: 90090
Author: Walt McCall

OUT OF PRINT

Soft Cover. 300 B&W photos !!

This book chronicles in words and photos the evolution of the emergency ambulance in America over the past 100 years.

From the slow jouncing horse-drawn vehicles in use at the turn of the last century to the fleet of electronics-laden,advanced life support units on the streets and highways today. more»

Subject: Automobiles


American Car Dealership
Stock #: 23001
Author: Robert Genat

OUT OF PRINT

Soft Cover.47 color, 138 b/w

Discover every facet of American car dealerships throughout history, from the opulent Art Deco showrooms of the 1930s and 1940s, to the clean-cut structures of the 1950s and 1960s, and todays glass-enclosed superstores.

Filled with new model previews, grand openings, search lights, and cars cloaked in secrecy, plus collectible advertising memorabilia and giveaway items such as pens, pedal cars, signs, ashtrays, and coffee mugs.

Highlighted are dealership business practices, from animal trade-ins at the turn of the century to todays galas. more»

Subject: Automobiles


Art of the Hot Rod
Stock #: 88099
Author: Ken Gross

List Price: $40.00
Karen's Price: $36.95

The best hot rods are art on four wheels, and this book is nothing less than a gallery of the best of American hot rods. Profiling top builders and featuring studio portraits of their most outstanding custom creations, this book celebrates the uniquely American marriage of mechanical know-how and an inspired sense of style and design. Built from the ground up, pieced together from salvaged parts, rebuilt with classic looks and futuristic technology--these are automotive works of art, as powerful on the page as they are on the street. Full color photos of some of the finest work ever seen on 4 wheels. Hard cover hot, rod, builders, portraits, mechanical, salvaged, parts,duece, coupe, builder, paint more»

Subject: Automobiles


Complete Corvette : A Model-by-Model History of the American Sports Car
Stock #: 89020
Author: Tom Falconer

List Price: $24.90
Karen's Price: $18.95

A unique color directory of every legendary Corvette model produced over the last half-century.

From its 1953 debut, the Corvette has reigned as Americas preeminent sports car. Arranged chronologically, this superb reference book features full-color photographs and detailed descriptions of all the great Corvettes, including specials and racers.

Performance car fans will find quarter-mile times, top speeds, mileage, original prices and production numbers, plus engine specs.

Hard Cover. 400 color photographs, 100 black and white. corvette,history,specs,specifications,sports car,sports cars, sports, car, car,automobile,race car, racing,engine,production numbers,production,chevrolet. more»

Subject: Automobiles


Edelbrock: Made in USA
Stock #: 83010
Author: Tom Madigan

List Price: $40.00
Karen's Price: $36.95

This is the story of the rear of a gas station to an American institution. It is at the heart of the history of the earliest drag racers and land speed racers, it is woven into the early days of NASCAR, and it flourishes today in the cars owned by enthusiasts and ordinary drivers across America who boast Edelbrock equipment. Hard Cover. more»

Subject: Automobiles


El Camino by Chevrolet
Stock #: KB10307
Author: Mike Mueller

List Price: $24.95
Karen's Price: $22.95

By combining truck and car, Chevrolet made it possible for utility vehicles to exhibit style and flair like nothing seen before in the workaday world. Look under the hood - at everything from mundane sixes to brutal 454 cubic-inch big-blocks. Get the feel from behind the wheel - surrounded by both Spartan accoutrements and lavishly optioned cockpits. See how everything worked - from stowing the spare to dropping the tailgate. more»

Subject: Automobiles


Ferrari: A Complete Guide to All Models
Stock #: 90096
Author: Leonardo Acerbi

List Price: $19.95
Karen's Price: $18.95

Soft Cover.

More than 180 designs are beautifully illustrated with both artworks and photographs. It's a full review of Prancing Horse cars from 1940óthe year of the 815 Auto Avio Costruzionióto the 2006 F1 racer of World Champion Michael Schumacher and all the great production cars in between.

Organized in chronological order and sub-divided into grand touring, Sport cars, and Formula One single-seaters, each design has its own technical specification and a text that details the principle engineering and sports successes. more»

Subject: Automobiles


Ford Ranchero 1957-1979 Photo History
Stock #: KB10308
Author: James C. Mays

List Price: $24.95
Karen's Price: $22.95

''More than a truck and more than a car,'' the unique Ranchero would take many forms, and this class act was a vital part of the big Blue Oval's lineup for more than two decades. Meticulously researched in Ford's archives, automotive historian James C. Mays pays tribute to Ranchero, telling the complete story in rich detail. Thoughtfully included are price and options lists, production, sales and export figures. This indispensable reference includes the unique Canada-only Meteor Rancheros as well as the Australian versions. more»

Subject: Automobiles


Gasoline Automobile: The Classic Book from 1915
Stock #: 15355
Author: George Hobbs & Ben G. Elliot

List Price: $26.95
Karen's Price: $24.95

Filled with B&W photos of the gasoline car, the steam car, the electric car plus photos of the chassis, the frame, the springs, the front axle and more. Soft Cover. more»

Subject: Automobiles


Hood Ornaments
Stock #: 740112
Author: Wagner

OUT OF PRINT

From Art Nouveau to Art Deco, from the whimsical to the stately,hood ornaments tell the story of automotive design as few other details can,and capture the style,spirit,and personality of each make and model in a small but powerful icon.

With more than 100 stunning,full color photographs, Hood Ornaments is a celebration of some of the most beautiful and memorable automotive icons ever! more»

Subject: Automobiles


Hot Rod Pin-ups
Stock #: 83006
Author: David Perry, foreword by Robt. Williams

List Price: $34.95
Karen's Price: $32.95

David Perry depicts models in and out of cherry-picked rods and customs wearing painstakingly chosen period dress and hairstyles. More than 100 photos present these modern-day pin-ups under three themes: Garage, Cruising, and Race. In addition, essays explore each topic and are also accompanied by pulp novel covers, period mags, and ads that place the photography in a historical context. Captions identify the car owners, photo location, and, where appropriate, interesting car specs and histories. Soft cover. more»

Subject: Automobiles


How-to-Restore Your Chevrolet Pickup
Stock #: 88022
Author: Tom Brownell

List Price: $25.95
Karen's Price: $23.95

Soft Cover.320 color, 20 diagrams

A new edition of one of our more popular how-to titles, incorporating an attractive design, significantly updated text, and full-color photography. This is a step-by-step restoration guide for all Chevy light-duty trucks from 1928 onwards. Updates include: - Upgrading to power steering - Pressure oiling for "Stovebolt" six and electronic fuel injection upgrades - Converting to 12 volt electrics - New information on disc brakes and power brakes - Updated suppliers listing restoration,restore,chevy,chevrolet,truck,pick up,light-duty,1928,stovebolt. more»

Subject: Automobiles


Jeep 1941-2000 Photo Archive
Stock #: KB10310
Author: Peter C. Sessler

List Price: $29.95
Karen's Price: $27.95

Superb photographs illustrate the complete evolution of Jeep, including the early Jeeps (CJ2-3-7-8, Wrangler, etc), Jeepster, Jeep Station Wagon/Sedan Delivery, Jeepster Commando, Wagoneer/Grand Wagoneer, Cherokee, and the Grand Cherokee. Also see Jeep trucks - the FC, Gladiator, J10 and J15. Extensive production figures and specifications accompany the photographs, making this Photo Archive both enjoyable and informative. more»

Subject: Automobiles


Jeep Prototypes & Concept Vehicles Photo Archive
Stock #: KB10311
Author: Peter C. Sessler

List Price: $29.95
Karen's Price: $27.95

You're invited behind the scenes to witness the abundant variety of Jeep prototypes and concept vehicles. Now you can observe these rare vehicles up close through the exquisite photographs and illustrations in this book. See designers' sketches, cutaway drawings, clay models, concept vehicles, early Brooks Stevens designs and more. more»

Subject: Automobiles


Lamborghini: Forty Years
Stock #: 90094
Author: David Jolliffe

List Price: $40.00
Karen's Price: $36.95

Hard Cover. 80 Color Photos!!!

Written by a long-term Lamborghini insider, the book tells, for the first time, the real story of the men who kept alive the Italian business making cars bought by wealthy business executives, show business celebrities and sports stars. lamborghini,sports car,racing,italian,bugati,Gallardo,350GTV,Turin,automobile. more»

Subject: Automobiles


Land Rover - The Incomparable 4x4 from Series 1 to Defender
Stock #: KB10312
Author: Paul Woods

List Price: $29.95
Karen's Price: $27.95

One of the world's most versatile and engaging vehicles is celebrated in this Ludvigsen Library book. Conceived by Maurice Wilks of the Rover Motor Company as Britain's answer to the ubiquitous Jeep, the Land-Rover made its bow in 1948. In accord with Wilk's desires it was more versatile than the Jeep, making it the ideal farming and countryside vehicle - perhaps the first-ever sport-utility. Rare and original photos from the Ludvigsen Library and Marshall of Cambridge depict the evolution of this globe-girdling 4x4 over half a century, amplified by an introduction by ''Landie'' expert Paul Woods. more»

Subject: Automobiles


Muscle: America's Legendary Performance Cars
Stock #: 90101
Author: Randy Leffingwell and Darwin Holmstrom

List Price: $50.00
Karen's Price: $34.95

In the 1960s three incendiary ingredientsódeveloping V-8 engine technology, a culture consumed by the need for speed, and 75 million baby boomers entering the auto marketóexploded in the form of the factory muscle car.

The resulting vehicles, brutal machines unlike any the world had seen before or will ever see again, defined the sex-drugs-and-rock-and-roll generation.This was a generation of people with excessive appetites for hedonistic pleasures, and the cars they drove provided hedonistic pleasure in wretched excess. Hard cover. more»

Subject: Automobiles


Mustang Race Cars
Stock #: 83013
Author: Dr. John Craft

List Price: $39.95
Karen's Price: $36.95

The unmistakable influence of the Mustang on the racing world is seen here in endurance and drag, Trans Am, and GT racing. This volume draws on the history of factory and privately sponsored efforts to lavishly chronicle the history of factory-produced models that have been put to the test as racing machines. Vivid historical and contemporary images reveal Mustangs 35+ years of competitive racing history. Hard Cover. more»

Subject: Automobiles

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