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Lancia Sporting Coupes

Lancia Sporting Coupes PDF Book Details:
Author: Brian Long
Publisher: Crowood Press
ISBN: 9781861265616
Size: 61.12 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Category : Transportation
Languages : en
Pages : 188
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Lancia Sporting Coupes PDF

by Brian Long, Lancia Sporting Coupes Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Lancia Sporting Coupes books, Lancia had built sporting cars from its foundation in 1907, but the first of a long line of distinguished sporting coupes was launched in 1951. The famous and beautiful Aurelia B20 set a trend for fine true GT cars that Lancia would continue into the 1980s. This book collects together the history of all those great cars, from the B20 to the recent Gamma and Kappa, for the first time. Including exhaustive specifications and a wealth of period photographs, this is a book no Lancia enthusiast will want to be without.


Lotus Elan

Lotus Elan PDF Book Details:
Author: Matthew Vale
Publisher: Crowood
ISBN: 1847976344
Size: 21.65 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Category : Transportation
Languages : en
Pages : 176
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Lotus Elan PDF

by Matthew Vale, Lotus Elan Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Lotus Elan books, The Lotus Elan was Lotus's definitive roadster. It replaced the elegant but expensive Lotus Elite and was the first car to employ the innovative Lotus steel backbone chassis. The original Elan was produced as a two-seat, open-top sportscar and hardtop coupe from 1962 to 1973. The range was extended by the addition of the 2+2-seater Plus 2 from 1967 to 1974. Lotus introduced an all-new front wheel drive Elan in 1989, the M100, which was produced until 1995. Lotus Elan studies the history and development of all the Elans and describes each model in detail. It gives technical details for all models, examines unusual conversions, and includes driving experiences from Elan owners. A complete and readable resource for all Lotus Elan owners and motoring enthusiasts who aspire to own one of these iconic British sports cars. Superbly illustrated with 250 colour photographs.Matthew Vale is a motoring author and passionate Lotus Elan enthusiast.


Triumph Spitfire And Gt6

Triumph Spitfire and GT6 PDF Book Details:
Author: Richard Dredge
Publisher: Crowood
ISBN: 1847977049
Size: 26.50 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Category : Transportation
Languages : en
Pages : 176
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Triumph Spitfire And Gt6 PDF

by Richard Dredge, Triumph Spitfire And Gt6 Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Triumph Spitfire And Gt6 books, For a whole generation of car enthusiasts, Triumph was the manufacturer to turn to when buying a sports car. Whether it was a Spitfire or GT6 - or the more costly TR models - this Coventry manufacturer was the sports car king during the twentieth century. Now that these machines are fully fledged classics, nothing has changed. While the Spitfire has the MGB as a formidable adversary, the GT6 is still in a class of its own. Triumph Spitfire and GT6 details the history and development of these classic cars, with specification guides for each of the five Spitfire derivatives and three GT6 models. Topics covered include the development and production of the five Spitfire derivatives from 1962 - 1980, the Spitfire 4, 4 Mk2, Mk3, MkIV and 1500; the GT6 models from 1966-1973, the Mk1, Mk2 and Mk3; the Spitfire and GT6 in motorsport - 24 Hours Le Mans, Alpine Rally and Tour de France, and racing in the US; full buying guide and tips on modifying, with colour and trim options, and details of optional extras available for each model. Also includes an insight into what the press thought of each Spitfire and GT6 derivative, with pages devoted to how the cars were marketed. Superbly illustrated with 291 colour photographs.


Rover 75 And Mg Zt

Rover 75 and MG ZT PDF Book Details:
Author: James Taylor
Publisher: Crowood
ISBN: 1847976867
Size: 40.96 MB
Format: PDF
Category : Transportation
Languages : en
Pages : 208
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Rover 75 And Mg Zt PDF

by James Taylor, Rover 75 And Mg Zt Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Rover 75 And Mg Zt books, From the moment of its launch in 1998, the Rover 75 caught the public's imagination. Here, at last, was a car that felt like traditional Rovers and had been designed in Britain. Rover 75 and MG ZT charts the evolution of the models from the early 1990s onwards including full production histories and comprehensive specification details. Contents include: the development and production of the Rover 75 under BMW in the 1990s; becoming the MG Rover Group - from BMW to Phoenix Venture Holdings; expanding the Rover 75 with Longbridge Rover Salooons and Tourers; the MG models of the new millennium - the ZT and ZT-T; monogram 75, the five-millionth Rover; a facelift for the cars with the new V8 engines; moving production to China and the end of the MG Rover Group. Illustrated with 267 colour photographs, this is essential reading for motoring enthusiasts and fans of the Rover brand.


Frogeye Sprite

Frogeye Sprite PDF Book Details:
Author: John Baggott
Publisher: Crowood
ISBN: 1847976441
Size: 74.15 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Category : Transportation
Languages : en
Pages : 224
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Frogeye Sprite PDF

by John Baggott, Frogeye Sprite Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Frogeye Sprite books, Frogeye Sprite - The Complete Story is the only book to have been written exclusively about the iconic Mark 1 Austin Healey Sprite. The headlights in the bonnet and unusual radiator grill shape gave the car a cheeky grin, so it soon gained the name 'Frogeye'. The book covers the full story of the design, development and manufacture of the Sprite, including the considerable success of the car in racing and rallying. Topics covered include: the car's racing success with drivers such as Stirling Moss, John Sprinzel, Paddy Hopkirk and Alec Poole; the special-bodied and bespoke grand touring versions such as the Sebring Sprite, Alexander GT and Lenham GT, plus the one-off Lumbertubs Sprite; modern day Sprites - new-builds and restorations; owners' experiences of living with and driving the Frogeye; information about clubs and support for owners. Foreword by Bic Healey. This simply-designed British sports car continues to be held in high esteem fifty-five years after it was launched, and this history is superbly illustrated with 270 full colour photographs.


Land Rover Defender 90 And 110 Range

Land Rover Defender  90 and 110 Range PDF Book Details:
Author: James Taylor
Publisher: Crowood
ISBN: 1847975186
Size: 11.73 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Category : Transportation
Languages : en
Pages : 208
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Land Rover Defender 90 And 110 Range PDF

by James Taylor, Land Rover Defender 90 And 110 Range Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Land Rover Defender 90 And 110 Range books, Land Rover Defender, 90 and 110 Range - 30 Years of the Coil-Spring 4x4 Models charts the evolution of the coil-sprung Defender vehicles. When Land Rover switched from leaf springs to coil springs for their utility models in 1983, it was a major step forward. The first coil-sprung model, the One Ten, replaced the Series III 109s. The short-wheelbase Ninety replaced the Series III 88s in 1984. From 1990, the models were all re-branded as Land Rover Defenders - 90, 110 and 140 - as the Land Rover range expanded and the marketing teams wanted a new name.Topics covered include: Origins of the Defender and early Ninety and One Ten Models; Development and use of the long-wheelbase models; Special conversions and Defenders built outside the UK, including in Australia and South Africa; Military and emergency service use of the Defender; Detailed examinations of engines and engineering, and the focus on diesel power; The future of the Defender. Charts the evolution of the coil-sprung Defender vehicles - the early 90 and 110 models from 1983 to present day. A must buy for all Land Rover enthusiasts. Superbly illustrated with 300 colour photographs. James Taylor is a well-known writer on classic motoring and a specialist on the Land Rover marque.


Aston Martin Db4 Db5 Db6

Aston Martin DB4  DB5   DB6 PDF Book Details:
Author: Jonathan Wood
Publisher: Crowood Press UK
ISBN: 9781861263308
Size: 74.60 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Category : Transportation
Languages : en
Pages : 190
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Aston Martin Db4 Db5 Db6 PDF

by Jonathan Wood, Aston Martin Db4 Db5 Db6 Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Aston Martin Db4 Db5 Db6 books, The legendary Aston Martins, including the James Bond DB5 and the Zagato-bodied DB4 GT, are chronicled here with complete specs, road tests, driving impressions, photos and illustrations. Get the lowdown on the creation and evolution of the models that made the name, and the personalities behind the cars. Contains specially commissioned color photos and tips on buying and restoration.


The Autocar

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Size: 15.91 MB
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Category : Automobiles
Languages : en
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Country Life

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Size: 38.36 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Category : Country life
Languages : en
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The Economist

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Size: 51.34 MB
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Category : Economic history
Languages : en
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