Super CarsBook - 2003
Fast, powerful and very, very expensive, a supercar encapsulates the romance, power, and freedom of the automobile in one beautifully designed package. This book looks in detail at 60 of the most celebrated vehicles from Europe, Japan, and America, providing a unique, exciting, and readily accessible reference guide to the machines at the pinnacle of automotive engineering. Covering all the most famous marques, past and present, including Ferrari, Lotus, Jaguar, Aston Martin, Lamborghini, Corvette, Viper, Porsche, Mercedes, and BMW, Supercars is packed with a wealth of information. Lavishly illustrated with over 600 color photographs, the book appeals to anyone who dreams of hyper-performance.Features:, Each car is presented in 3-view format, with key technical innovations and styling features annotated.,A feature box lifts the hood to focus on each car's unique powerplant, while informative and lively text details the cars development and handling., A comprehensive specifications panel provides both technical information and a chart allowing handy comparison with competitor vehicles.
Publisher: St. Paul : Motorbooks International, 2003.
Characteristics: 191 p. :,ill. (some col.)