Brands, models, milestones
The car - for some a commodity, for others an expression of lifestyle, a cult object and a great passion. Few inventions have changed life as much as that of the automobile a good 125 years ago - all the more reason for this comprehensive chronicle. The Auto Book brings the history of the automobile to life. It presents over 1200 important models - from Karl Benz's motorcars to legendary cult cars and state-of-the-art hybrid vehicles. It explains the milestones of engine technology and portrays the major brands and their designers. Fact sheets on everything from small cars to sedans and chic race cars from every era invite readers to browse and discover. The most comprehensive and best-illustrated illustrated book on the market - every car enthusiast will be delighted!
Hardcover: 360 pages
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Publishing (September 27, 2012)
Size and/or Weight: 30.6 x 25.8 x 2.8 cm