Charles S. Clark

Biography

I am a retired instrumentation engineer specializing in medical electronics with a lifelong interest in hot rods and high performance cars. I do total restorations of rare classic cars. I currently have restored a 1940 Lincoln Continental convertible which is one of 300 made. Proud to say that it took First place Concourse at the Early Ford V8 Club 50th anniversary meet. I also have restored two 1955 Chrysler C 300 both to factory original specs including the dual four barrel hemis.

In my book you will read about the 1940 Ford coupe that I own. I leave it to you to sort fact from fiction as the six stories that you read involve a lot of very authentic action with this car passing from owner to owner each time with a special adventure. Be prepared to run bootleg whiskey in North Carolina and race an old Nazi on the German autobahn. (disastrous result). You will discover that I know a lot of authentic details about the flathead Ford engine and I have been to all the places mentioned in the book. So join the old engineer and go back in time for reading adventure. (Women like the book)

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Books

White Lightning and Moonlight on Lake Seneca
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,120. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
It is Ushi’s sister that was killed in the BMW autobahn crash caused by Heinz, the vicious old Nazi. Seeking some sort of closure, she asks her devoted husband Andreas, a brilliant young German engineer, to find the car. It is of course hopeless, but he tries and learns much to his surprise that a ’40 Ford was not shredded as believed but is being used as a chicken coup in Poland.
The Rocket Racer
Price: Free! Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Tony Baron, the son of early racing pioneer and hot rodder Frank Baron. wants to have his flathead powered Bonneville lakester race car set a new record. He listens to a hair-brained proposal from Clark on how to make an engine develop great power by use of rocket fuel. He consents to the plan. Clark, with the help of his buddy John Hager, builds and tests the engine.
The Torpedo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,290. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Advanced Ferrites, a company under investigation for stock fraud instigated by the Russian mafia, is asked to make a quick trip on behalf of the new Chairman to Russia to meet the Russian stock holder and obtain documented approval for his new position. John is received by the powerful Russian who uses utmost charm and sincerity to lull him into a false sense of security.
The Bahnburner and The Wasserwagen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,560. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A desperate ill-conceived challenge is accepted by Clark and a $35,000 bet is established for a race on the Autobahn. The ’40 Ford appears almost by magic and is converted to the fearsome BAHNBURNER by a team of BMW engineers. They want revenge for the BMW engineer who was killed by Hienz, the nasty old Nazi.
The Bootlegger '40 Ford
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 115,360. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » General
Imagine a small, black car. A simple car of its time. A 40 Ford coupe. But just not any coupe, this little coupe was destined to become the famous Bahnburner. Making global headlines after author Charles Clark witnessed a high performance Mercedes create a hit and run on the Autobaun wrecking a BMW and killing the occupants an engineer who worked at BMW and his wife.

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