Drag Racing Gassers: Photo Archive download free [PDF and Ebook] by Lou Hart

Drag Racing Gassers: Photo Archive download free [PDF and Ebook] by Lou Hart year 2008
  • Book name: Drag Racing Gassers: Photo Archive
  • Author: Lou Hart
  • Release date: 2008/8/7
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Transportation
  • ISBN: 9781583881880
  • Rating: 9.01 of 10
  • Votes: 542
  • Review by: Callum Trice
  • Review rating: 8.76 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/2
  • Total pages: 128
  • Includes a PDF summary of 12 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: One of drag racings very popular classes formed was the Gassers. During the 50s, Model A and 1932-34 Fords were considered the hot set-up for these gas classes. Using Ford V-8 'flatheads' and later overhead valve engines, Gas Coupe and Sedan classes had to maintain stock wheelbases and the engine relocation was limited.By the mid-60s, it was rare to find an upper classed gasser with any other body make than Willys, Studebaker, Austin or Anglia. They were the stoutest full-bodied cars on strips nationwide. Touring teams ran four to six times every week, often traveling several hundred miles day and night to make their next dates.This was old school racing! However, interest waned as fliptop funny cars took over in popularity. The battles in A/GS (later AA/GS) ranks created many heroes and villains who etched their marks into drag racing history. Gassers shared with fans of the quarter mile one the most thrilling overall racecar types, and for an era that was all too short, they were literally the Kings of the Sport. Enjoy this photo book that takes you back to that time.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 7H19M28S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Motor Cars, Motor Sports
  • Available formats: WORD, HTMLZ, DOC, HTM, OEB, PDF, EPUB, TXT. Compressed in IMG, ZIP, RAR, LZO, EML, TBZ2
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 37.42 USD
  • Dimensions: 215x260x10mm
  • Weight: 498.95g
  • Printed by: Iconografix,U.S.
  • Published in: Wisconsin, United States

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