Porsche 911 Performance Handbook

Author: Bruce Anderson

Publisher: MotorBooks International

ISBN: 9780760300336

Category: Transportation

Page: 272

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Buy, tune, maintain and modify your prized 911 with this ultimate guide. Learn about wheel and tire improvement, up-to-the-minute autocross or showroom stock suspension and brake mods, custom add-on bodywork and paint, and interiors -- where to buy it, how to install it and what to expect for a result. Covers engine, suspension, chassis, transmission, tune-ups, model history, body and more on all 911s up through 1996.
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Speed Read Porsche 911

The History, Technology and Design Behind Germany's Legendary Sports Car

Author: Wayne R. Dempsey

Publisher: Motorbooks

ISBN: 0760363234

Category: Transportation

Page: 160

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Porsche 911, the latest in Motorbooks' Speed Read series, breaks this immortal rear-engined sports car down into fully illustrated, easy-to-digest portions that neophytes and experts alike will love. Strap yourself in, because Motorbooks' latest addition to the Speed Read series has arrived! Speed Read Porsche 911 explores the ins and outs of one of the world’s premier sports cars; see what makes it tick, what makes it work, and how it managed to win so many titles and championships. Author Wayne Dempsey examines the creation and design of Porsche’s rear-engined wonder, providing an inside look into every aspect of the 911. Speed Read Porsche 911 reveals the complete 911 story, and with insight from the author's in-depth knowledge, the never-ending allure of the 911 will win you over—even if you know nothing about racing and sports cars. Motorbooks always welcomes beginners to its Speed Read series. The books in this new line each break down a subject into accessible, compartmentalized sections, which are illustrated with commissioned artwork. The result is an informative package that's attractive to neophytes, established enthusiasts, and the simply curious.
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Hot Wheels Accessories

The Ultimate Guide

Author: Michael Zarnock

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1440225508

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 240

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With one Hot Wheels sold every six seconds, these childhood favorites remain a hot ticket collectible, and a resource devoted to Hot Wheels accessories is a must-have for any fan of these sleek and speedy roadsters. Every accessory produced since 1968 to 1998 is included in this comprehensive reference. Detailed listings, with up-to-date prices, cover various accessories including play, gift and track sets; superchargers; buttons; Christmas ornaments; puzzles and trading cards' and lunch boxes. Packed with more than 425 stunning color photos and listings for vintage and modern accessories, this book is a must-have for any Hot Wheels enthusiast. • 425+ color photos for easy identification • Listings for 30 years of Hot Wheels accessories • Most-up-to-date prices give collectors current details for monitoring collections
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Porsche 70 Years

There Is No Substitute

Author: Randy Leffingwell

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN: 0760347255

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 256

View: 1939

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"This richly illustrated book offers a complete history of Porsche. The book focuses on the engineering and design stories while paying homage to key players. Beautiful, contemporary photos and rare historical images accompany in-depth analyses of milestone cars and events"--
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Porsche

The Legend

Author: Jonathan Wood

Publisher: Smithmark Publishers

ISBN: 9780765108449

Category: Transportation

Page: 80

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This fascinating book, illustrated throughout with superb color photographs, not only features these legendary German sports cars but such awesome racing models as the formative 550, the mighty 917 that gave Porsche its first Le Mans victory and the even more successful 962.
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The Book of the Ferrari 288 GTO

Author: Joe Sackey

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1845842731

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 326

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This book covers the background, conception, design, production and aftermath of the iconic Ferrari 288 GTO, including the prototypes, the early production cars, the mainstream production cars in their various specification guises, and the Evolution cars planned for the aborted Group B FIA race series. It features over 400 relevant photographs, from original production images to the cars as they are today, including the 1984 Geneva Salon where the car debuted, the first ever GTO Reunion in 1985, current salon and action images, right up to the 25th Anniversary Ferrari 288 GTO Reunion held in America in 2009. Also featured are the actual factory production approval sheets, as filed with the Italian government, in an illustrated technical drawing form, along with a chassis by chassis register of every 288 GTO built, including destroyed prototypes, production cars, and GTO Evoluziones – in fact all 284 cars ever built.
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Porsche 911

Author: John Conway,Kevin Blick

Publisher: Gallery Books

ISBN: 9780831770921

Category: Porsche 911 automobile

Page: 64

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Covers the entire range of Porsche supercars, giving full technical information, details of design and development, performance evaluation, cut-away engine diagrams, thrilling action photos. 80 full-color photos.
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A to Z of Sports Cars, 1945-1990

Author: Mike Lawrence

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN: 9781870979818

Category: Transportation

Page: 336

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Presents a history of sports cars from the earliest models, to the hot rods of the 1950s and 1960s, to contemporary styles
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