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Chevrolet Corvette Design, Safety and Wrecks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
Pre-1968 Corvettes had a fatal flaw. The cars could quickly become an inferno or flaming torch if they were hit in their rear ends by another auto traveling at a moderate rate of speed. The text of my work recounts the effort of a Sacramento, California attorney to prove that General Motors was partially responsible for a horrific wreck which killed two men and left a woman disfigured for life.
Gerhard Mitter Porsche & BMW Formula One, Sports Car Driver and European Hill Climbing Champion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
Gerhard Mitter dominated hill climbing in Europe during the mid 1960s. He also won the first Formula Junior championship in a family owned car. Gerhard was a Porsche factory driver beginning in 1964. Not until the final year of his life did he switch marques, moving to BMW. Mitter was a tenacious, gritty driver whose brilliance as a competitor was most evident at the '69 Targa Florio in Sicily.
Full Size Jeep Buyer's Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,750. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
Provides technical information about the Jeep Wagoneer and Gladiator line from 1962 until 1991. Engine, transmission and other technical information is summarized, as well as a detailed step by step list of areas to examine before purchasing, or to determine improvements. Pictures of a variety of FSJs are included in the book. The author has owned 56 Jeeps, 29 of those "Full Size Jeeps".
Restoring the 1964-1966 Mustang with Integrity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
With the 50th anniversary of the Mustang’s introduction coming in 2014, there has been a tremendous amount of renewed attention given to the early model years, 1964 to 1966. Those three years are what this book has concentrated on; the true beginnings. Restoring the 1964-66 Ford Mustang reveals the important details you need to consider to remain true to the original classic Mustang vision.
Not Quite Classic Cars. Saved From the Scrapyard With a Rusty Spanner. Car Repairs on a Shoestring.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automotive
This lovingly written little book recounts a true car enthusiast's thrifty repairs on cars that were never considered classics and mostly destined for the scrap yard! Enough images and 'car stuff' for the mechanic in you; enough story even for those with only a passing interest in cars, this book is a fantastic window on an era when everybody tinkered with their cars to keep them on the road.
The Mercedes 600
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 19,900. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
Developed with costs being no object, the 600 was a majestic, technically highly advanced limousine. It was above anything that had been introduced so far and for many years, it would set the automotive standards. If you are interested to read more about this fascinating car, this e-book tells its story. Fully updated in Dec. 2016, it explains chassis number/data card and looks at recent prices
The First Ferraris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
This book includes some of the first cars built by Enzo Ferrari. The 125 S and the 166 MM are included and are considered some of the rarest Ferraris in the world. A brief history and well-taken photos make this book great for car buffs of all ages.
The Mercedes 300S, Sc
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 18,820. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
The 300S W188 was considered the true successor of the monumental pre-war 500 and 540K cars. It was the third major new introduction by Daimler-Benz within 1951. This e-book was revised in March 2016 and covers also the very interesting coach-built versions in detail. It comes with great recent color photography and explains the cars' chassis number and data card in detail
The Mercedes W110 Fintail
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 19,100. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
The 190 W110 was in 1961 the smallest model, Mercedes had on offer. Its diesel version continued the ponton story of legendary reliability. Updated in December 2016, this 150-page reference book with COMPREHENSIVE BUYER'S GUIDE and over 130 mostly recent non-Daimler AG color photos will help you to get to know these nice cars better. It also explains chassis-number and data card in great detail
The Mercedes 190SL
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Buyer’s Guides, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
As the 300SL has reached price levels that are out of reach for the large majority of SL aficionados, many opt for the next best thing, which is in case of the SL the 190SL. This has the consequence that also prices for the small sibling have risen beyond one's belief. This revised ebook will help you with its buyer's guide to find the right one. It also explains the data card and chassis number
The Mercedes 220
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
The 220 W187, launched in 1951, was the first six-cylinder executive Mercedes, introduced after WWII and offered with its cabriolet and coupe versions stunningly beautiful cars. This guide was revised in March 2016 and comes with superb recent color photography. The car’s chassis number and data card are explained in great detail and also the exterior and interior color options covered.
The Mercedes 219, 220 Ponton
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 19,270. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
The six-cylinder ponton series, launched in 1954, continued the success story of the 180. Fully revised in early 2016, this e-book covers with superb recent color photography the complete history of the 219 and 220 ponton series with its two-door derivations. It explains the chassis number and data card in great detail and a comprehensive buyer’s guide can help to select the right ponton model.
The Mercedes 180, 190 Ponton
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » General
The 180 W120 ponton was launched in 1953 and became the first mass-produced Mercedes. Revised in early 2016, this e-book covers the complete history of the 180 and 190 models. Chassis number and data card are explained in detail and a buyer’s guide can serve as reference for any would-be ponton owner. A ride in an old 180D and the story of the South-African "bakkie" are further highlights

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