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Meine vier Oldtimer Raritäten
By Maylordh
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 15,300. Language: German. Published: March 31, 2014 by Ebozon Verlag. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
Vintage & Post Vintage Car. Das Oldtimer Quartett – Vom Traum zur Wirklichkeit.
Hyundai Way: Hyundai Speed
By Don Southerton
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
In the wake of the recent accomplishments of the Hyundai Motor Group and respectively the Hyundai Motor and Kia Motors brands a question is often raised, “What makes Hyundai so successful?” The objective for Hyundai Way: Hyundai Speed is simply to share insights into the Hyundai Motor Group—a unique inside view of a unique corporate culture.
The Nearly Men
By Lloyd Bonson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,240. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Stanhope Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
Over 400 drivers have taken part in World Championship Grand Prix racing, since it's inception in 1950. Some have won championships, others just races. Then there are those who sat on edge of greatness. Those who stood on the podium but cannot claim a victory to their name. This is their story.
The Indianapolis 500 - Volume Three: Watson’s Wonders (1959 – 1962)
By Brian G. Boettcher
Series: The Indianapolis 500 - A History, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,880. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Volume Three: Watson's Wonders (1959 – 1962) tells the story of the how the racing creations of A.J. Watson came to dominate this era at the Speedway, to then be challenged by the rear engine creations of the Coopers and Mickey Thompson. Each year features an epic "500", with Speedway legends Jim Rathmann, A.J. Foyt and Rodger Ward (twice) the victors.
One Hit Wonders: The Story of One Off Grand Prix Winners
By Lloyd Bonson
Price: $4.94 USD. Words: 35,540. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Stanhope Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
A look at the drivers and teams who have won only one World Championship Grand Prix, since the formation of the championship in 1950. Updated for 2013 with all the latested information and statistics, plus photographs.
Titanic 1912
By Ken Rossignol
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,520. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012 by Ken Rossignol. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The original facts and details of the Titanic disaster from the newspapers of the world bring forward the story in a vivid and striking way! Join the news stories in action as the first reports told of the RMS Titanic being towed to Halifax and all the passengers saved in erroneous first reports. Learn how the survivors were saved and about the heroes of the night who sacrificed their own lives
The Mercedes R230 SL
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 16,530. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This e-book deals with the SL R230, produced from 2001 to 2011. It offers some 170 unique pictures. The author has over 20 Mercedes ebooks and books to his credit. This guide covers - the R230 with all engine choices, - all AMG models incl. the Black Series, - the upgrades during the 2006 and 2008 facelifts, - the Special Edition models and - tuners such as Brabus, Carlsson, Renntech etc.
The Mercedes R231 SL
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This new e-book covers the brand new SL R231, launched in 2012. Some 70 pictures of all versions are included in this e-book. The author has over 20 Mercedes ebooks and books to his credit. The guide deals with the development, the aluminum-body, the new interior and Comand system, the revised engines, both AMG versions and the Edition 1. It also compares the SL with the BMW 650i Cabrio
The Mercedes W111 Fintail
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
This 2nd, completely revised edition covers the history of the fintail W111 sedan. It offers over 60 unique photos, most of them in color. They have never been published in a book before. It deals with the development, technical aspects, safety features, racing history, coachbuilders and how it was to experience a 220S. The authour has over 20 Mercedes e-books and books to his credit
The Mercedes 300 Adenauer
By Bernd S. Koehling
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Transportation
This third, revised edition of this e-book covers the 300 Adenauer, built from 1951 till 1962. Published in Dec. 2013 it has some 60 unique photos, most of them in color. The author has over 20 Mercedes ebooks and books to his credit. This guide covers the history of all four 300 versions, the coach-built cars from Pininfarina, Binz, Ghia and how Adenauer used his Mercedes 300