Automotive

Download Cool Cars by Quentin Willson PDF

By Quentin Willson

Note: formerly released as nice Car

A finished and compact consultant to the world's top vehicles, Cool Cars gains greater than 100 vintage vehicles, from the Bentley R-Type Continental and the Buick Roadmaster to the Datsun 240Z and the Lamborghini Countach.

Stunning multi-angle images finds the real craftsmanship and wonder of those vintage vehicles, whereas the textual content can pay tribute to every automobile and explains why it's destined to be a vintage. Cool Cars is a must have reward for motor fans far and wide.

Show description

Read or Download Cool Cars PDF

Best automotive books

Automobile Electrical and Electronic Systems (4th Edition)

This textbook may also help you examine the entire abilities you want to move point three car electric and digital platforms classes or comparable modules from urban and Guilds, IMI Awards and BTEC. it's also excellent for ASE, AUR and better point qualifications.

As electric and digital platforms develop into progressively more advanced and basic to the workings of recent autos, figuring out those structures is key for automobile technicians. for college students new to the topic, this ebook can help to enhance this data, yet also will support skilled mechanics in maintaining with contemporary technological advances. This re-creation contains info on advancements in hybrid automobile know-how, GPS, multiplexing, and digital stability/vehicle dynamics regulate. In complete color and overlaying the most recent direction necessities, this is often the consultant that no pupil enrolled on an automobile upkeep and service path may be without.

Designed to make studying more straightforward, this ebook contains:

Photographs, circulation charts, speedy reference tables, evaluate descriptions and step by step instructions
Case experiences that will help you placed the rules coated into real-life context
Useful margin good points all through, together with definitions, key proof and ‘safety first’ concerns

Motorradtechnik: Grundlagen und Konzepte von Motor, Antrieb und Fahrwerk

Die Motorradtechnik ist eines der faszinierendsten Gebiete der Kraftfahrzeugtechnik. Das Motorrad vereinigt wie kaurn ein anderes Fahrzeug auf engstem Bauraurn modemste Motoren-, Fahrwerks- und Werkstofftechnologie. In vielen Bereichen des Fahrzeugbaus hat das Motorrad Schrittmacherfunktionen fUr die Einfiihrung neuer Technologien geleistet.

Immunochemical Techniques Part D: Selected Immunoassays

The severely acclaimed laboratory regular, tools in Enzymology, is without doubt one of the such a lot hugely revered guides within the box of biochemistry. considering the fact that 1955, every one quantity has been eagerly awaited, usually consulted, and praised through researchers and reviewers alike. The sequence comprises a lot fabric nonetheless proper this day - really an important e-book for researchers in all fields of existence sciences

Extra info for Cool Cars

Example text

The only features that would have been standard equipment are the center speedo, heater, and switches. 48 Austin-Healey Sprite Mk1 A USTIN -H EALEY Sprite Mk1 SOME AUTOMOTIVE ACADEMICS believe all the best car designs have a recognizable face. If that is the case, few cars have a cuter one than this little fellow, with that ear-to-ear grinning grille and those wide-open, slightly astonished eyes. Of course, it is those trademark bulging peepers that prompted the nickname “Frogeye,” by which everyone now recognizes this engaging little character.

Its lines may be Italian, but it has none of the dainty delicacy of some contemporary Ferraris and Maseratis—the Aston’s spirit is somehow true Brit. 34 Aston Martin DB4 TRUNK PANEL Complex curves meant the trunk lid was one of the most difficultto-produce panels in the entire car. Their hand-built nature means no two Astons are alike. LIGHTS Rear lights and front indicators were straight off the utilitarian Land Rover. CLASSIC STYLING Clothed in an Italian body by Carrozzeria Touring of Milan, the DB4 possessed a graceful yet powerful elegance.

Triple SU carburetors show this to be a Vantage engine with larger valves and an extra 20 bhp. SUSPENSION Front suspension was double wishbones with coil springs and telescopic shocks. 3-liter engine, the DBS V8 was meant to be Aston’s money-earner for the 1970s. Based on the six-cylinder DBS of 1967, the V8 did not appear until April 1970. With a thundering 160 mph (257 km/h) top speed and incredible sub seven-second 0–60 time, Aston’s new bulldog instantly earned a place on every millionaire’s shopping list.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.29 of 5 – based on 42 votes