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A history of the world"s high-performance cars

Richard Alexander Hough

A history of the world"s high-performance cars

by Richard Alexander Hough

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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby R.A. Hough and M. Frostick.
ContributionsFrostick, Michael.
The Physical Object
Pagination192p.,ill.,26cm
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21118743M

This is a list of the world's record-breaking top speeds achieved by street-legal production cars (as opposed to concept cars or modified cars).For the purposes of this list eligible cars are defined in the list's list uses a different definition to the List of automotive variation is because the term production car is otherwise undefined.   Unreal Autos opens a door into the world of the rich, the glamorous, the sublime and the ridiculous, and takes you on a rubber-burning journey through the milestones of automotive greatness. Prepare to be amazed as you get close up with the supercar, the pioneer, the concept car Author: Peter Hedditch.

  Luxury car magnate Ferruccio Lamborghini is born On Ap , Ferruccio Lamborghini, the founder of the company that bears his name and is known for stylish, high-performance cars. HP The standard features of the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 include L V-8 hp intercooled supercharger engine, 6-speed manual transmission with overdrive, 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS), side seat mounted airbags, curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags, driver and passenger knee airbag, airbag occupancy sensor, automatic air conditioning, 20" forged aluminum wheels, cruise control, ABS .

A m ( ft) long wheeled limousine was designed by Jay Ohrberg of Burbank, California, USA. It has many features, including a swimming pool with diving board and a king-sized water bed. It is designed to drive as a rigid vehicle or it can be changed to bend in the middle. Its purpose was for use in films and displays. The MGA is a sports car that was produced by MG from to The MGA replaced the MG TF Midget and represented a complete styling break from MG's earlier sports cars. Announced on 26 September the car was officially launched at the Frankfurt Motor Show.A total of , units were sold through the end of production in July , the vast majority of which were style: 2-door roadster, 2-door coupe.


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