Gilbern Cars

Author: Michael Burgess

Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

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Category: Transportation

Page: 96

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With a wealth of fascinating illustrations take a fascinating look at the sadly defunct Welsh car manufacturer.

Encyclopaedia of Classic Cars

Sports Cars 1945-1975

Author: Rob de la Rive Box

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 287

View: 778

A lively and provocative account of the arts in Britain, Building Jerusalem suggests that even after fifty years of state planning of Britain's "leisure industries" the country is nevertheless approaching the millennium in a state of cultural confusion. Drawing on a wealth of historical material from Scotland, Wales, and English provincial towns, as well as the more familiar London story, Pick and Anderton contend that the original meaning of cultural language has been distorted by the fashionable phrase-making of modern government agencies, and by the inaccurate and misleading view of cultural history that is constantly presented to the public. The authors unfold fascinating stories of Britain's cultural past, before state support of the arts. They vividly relate the great changes wrought by the industrial revolution and by the development of the twentieth century media and describe the long history of Church and Royal support for the arts, as well as the long periods when all of the arts

A to Z of Sports Cars, 1945-1990

Author: Mike Lawrence

Publisher: Motorbooks International

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Category: Transportation

Page: 336

View: 650

Presents a history of sports cars from the earliest models, to the hot rods of the 1950s and 1960s, to contemporary styles

Build Your Own Kit Car

Author: Steve Hole

Publisher: Crowood

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 192

View: 389

In Build Your Own Kit Car, renowned kit car expert Steve Hole presents a comprehensive guide to planning, managing and executing a kit car build. The first part of the book covers the history of kit cars; detailing the innovations the kit car industry has made in car building technology, and how companies like Westfield and Caterham have become household names. The second half of the book takes you through a full build project, from chassis, brakes, suspension and engine through to trimming and interiors. Other topics include: Types of kit cars, including the differences between kits, replicas and one-off builds; Choosing the right car for you; Budgeting for your build; Setting up your workspace, tools needed and workshop safety; Building techniques; List of useful contacts to help find the best resources for your kit car build. Whether you are planning on building a blisteringly quick trackday car, classic roadster or eccentric road car, Build Your Own Kit Car has all the resources and information you need to build and enjoy your own unique automotive creation. A comprehensive and instructional guide to planning, managing and executing a kit car build, superbly illustrated with 300 colour photographs. Steve Hole is one of the UK's leading authorities on the world of kit cars and is editor of tkc magazine.

The Motor

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Category: Transportation

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The Autocar

A Journal Published in the Interests of the Mechanically Propelled Road Carriage

Author: Henry Sturmey

Publisher:

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Category: Automobiles

Page:

View: 592