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history of the world"s high-performance cars

Richard Alexander Hough

history of the world"s high-performance cars

by Richard Alexander Hough

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Automobiles -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Richard Hough & Michael Frostick.
    ContributionsFrostick, Michael, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL15 .H66
    The Physical Object
    Pagination189 p.
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5533566M
    LC Control Number67010027

    America's car culture is the stuff of legend around the world - but what are the cars that made it so? Journalist and Reuters deputy editor-in-chief Paul Ingrassia, in his book "Engines of Change. Jaguar XK There’s a bit of a chronological gap between the Benz and the Jaaaag, sure, but the British cat was the first to really be known as the fastest. With a top speed of mph.

    Kart racing or karting is a variant of motorsport road racing with open-wheel, four-wheeled vehicles known as go-karts or shifter karts. They are usually raced on scaled-down circuits, although some professional kart races are also held on full-size motorsport g is commonly perceived as the stepping stone to the higher ranks of motorsports, with former Formula One champions such. The Bugatti Veyron Super Sport is (officially) the fastest production car in history 37 / 43 The world's fastest passenger train service just happens to have exactly the same top speed.

    OVERVIEW. This East coast magazine was re-titled from Cars - The Automotive Magazine by the publisher Irwin Stein and his Royal Publications organization in New York. Irwin Stein was well known as a New York publisher and owner of Lancer Books. He published many genres, but was best known for science fiction, detective and heroic fantasies.   We polled our staff and scoured the annals of automotive history to find the 50 weirdest cars of all time. They run the gamut from jet-powered Chryslers to midengined minivans to cars small enough to drive indoors. Take a look at the following slides to see U.S. News & World Report’s weirdest cars of all time. ‹Author: John M. Vincent.


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