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Top Gear: Ambitious But Rubbish: The Secrets Behind Top Gear's Craziest Creations
Top Gear: Ambitious But Rubbish: The Secrets Behind Top Gear's Craziest Creations
by Richard Porter
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The stories behind the Top Gear boys' weird, wonderful, and frequently disastrous homemade vehicles Essential reading for Top Gear fans, this book reveals the off-camera secrets behind some of the show's most memorable creations. From the challenge... (read more)

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Nodding Dogs & Vinyl Roofs: The Weird World of Quirky Car Accessories
Nodding Dogs & Vinyl Roofs: The Weird World of Quirky Car Accessories
by Stephen Vokins
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This is a fascinating and amusing A to Z of some of the myriad accessories, go-faster gadgets and novelty trinkets that have been available to motorists over the years. From modern essentials such as airbags and impact-absorbing bumpers, through boy... (read more)

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Preston Tucker & Others: Tales of Brilliant Automotive Innovations
Preston Tucker & Others: Tales of Brilliant Automotive Innovations
by Arvid Linde
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Although the history of the car stretches for a period only slightly longer than 100 years, it is nevertheless an area with many little-known gems waiting to be uncovered. This book is an alternative look at automotive history, celebrating the... (read more)

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Rockin' Garages
Rockin' Garages
by Tom Cotter
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 “Terraplane Blues,” “Rocket 88,” “Little GTO,” “Mustang Sally,” “Cadillac Ranch,” “Little Red Corvette.” For nearly as long as there have been cars, musicians have penned songs... (read more)

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You Are What You Drive: What Your Car Says about You
You Are What You Drive: What Your Car Says about You
by Jay Lamm
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Do you drive a 1988 Volvo 240DL Wagon covered in “save the planet” bumper stickers? You might suffer from Volvicative Autorighteousness. Perhaps you drive a 1990 Range Rover SE with a pass-key to your gated community dangling from the visor... (read more)

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The Hemi in the Barn: More Great Stories of Automotive Archaeology
The Hemi in the Barn: More Great Stories of Automotive Archaeology
by Tom Cotter
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“Every car enthusiast dreams about finding an old car in a barn. I’ve been lucky to find a few cars that way, and two of those stories are in this book. Sometimes ‘barn finds’ are valuable; sometimes they’re not. But they... (read more)

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After the Car
After the Car
by Kingsley Dennis
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It is difficult to imagine a world without the car, and yet that is exactly what Dennis and Urry set out to do in this provocative new book. They argue that the days of the car are numbered: powerful forces around the world are undermining the car system... (read more)

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My Bug: For Everyone Who Owned, Loved, or Shared a VW Beetle...True Tales of the Car That Defined a Generation
My Bug: For Everyone Who Owned, Loved, or Shared a VW Beetle...True Tales of the Car That Defined a Generation
by Michael J Rosen
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Volkswagen owners get dewey-eyed with nostalgia just thinking about their old Beetles. The car became the unofficial emblem of the American counterculture, automotive icon of the groovy sixties, $2,000 (initially) worth of spunk and funk and positive... (read more)

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Autophobia: Love and Hate in the Automotive Age
Autophobia: Love and Hate in the Automotive Age
by Brian Ladd
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Cars are the scourge of civilization, responsible for everything from suburban sprawl and urban decay to environmental devastation and rampant climate change—not to mention our slavish dependence on foreign oil from dubious sources abroad. Add... (read more)

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Carjacked: The Culture of the Automobile and Its Effect on Our Lives
Carjacked: The Culture of the Automobile and Its Effect on Our Lives
by Catherine Lutz and Anne Lutz Fernandez
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Carjacked   is an in-depth look at our obsession with cars. While the automobiles contribution to global warming and the effects of volatile gas prices is widely known, the problems we face every day because of our cars are much more... (read more)

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Fatigue and Driving
Fatigue and Driving
by Hartley L R
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This unique edited collection derives from an international workshop uniting experts from the transport industry, legislators and research workers. The text focuses on issues from fatigue and their impact on performance and safety. Fatigue and Driving... (read more)

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Monster Nation (Monster Garage)
Monster Nation (Monster Garage)
by Ken Vose
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A revealing coast-to-coast celebration of the modified car. Rich color photographs of real-life "Monster" transformations and how they were built. Interviews with builders, spouses, and friends Sidebars on how to find the shows, swap meets, and... (read more)

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Richard Hammond's Car Confidential: The Odd, the Mad, the Bad and the Curious
Richard Hammond's Car Confidential: The Odd, the Mad, the Bad and the Curious
by Richard Hammond
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How to be a modern motorist, packed with information and wit from the "Top Gear" presenter. From traffic etiquette, how to buy a car and avoid giving murderers a lift to the seven ages of motoring, cool hearses and the alternative guide to road rage... (read more)

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Planes, Trains and Automobiles: Why Men Love Things That Go
Planes, Trains and Automobiles: Why Men Love Things That Go
by Dan Kieran
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What is it about an engine roaring into life that makes grown men go weak at the knees?—find out in this light-hearted look at one man's overwhelming obsession with machines This is a book about machines and the men who love them. Some of these... (read more)

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The Cobra in the Barn: Great Stories of Automotive Archaeology
The Cobra in the Barn: Great Stories of Automotive Archaeology
by Tom Cotter
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Its the fantasy of every car enthusiast: Pull a tarp off a pile in a barn, or hear a farmer say ""theres an old car out back"" and discover a classic collectible such as a Hemi ‘Cuda, a rare Porsche, or a Jaguar E-Type racer. Many such tales told... (read more)

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Flattened Fauna: A Field Guide to Common Animals of Roads, Streets, and Highways
Flattened Fauna: A Field Guide to Common Animals of Roads, Streets, and Highways
by Roger M Knutson
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Are you among the millions of people whose only opportunity to observe wildlife comes after it has been run over and pressed into a patty by big rigs, then desiccated by the elements until even flies don't recognize it? This is the field guide for... (read more)

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Flattened fauna :a field guide to common animals of roads, streets, and highways
Flattened fauna :a field guide to common animals of roads, streets, and highways
by Roger M Knutson
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A guide to wild animals that are most often seen as flattened specimens along the road also provides information on the eating, mating, and locomotion habits of common roadside animals in North America.... (read more)

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Ultimate Garage Handbook (Motorbooks Workshop)
Ultimate Garage Handbook (Motorbooks Workshop)
by Richard Newton
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Every gearhead dreams of having a great garage-a clean, well-lit, functional place to work on cars, motorcycles, etc. And whether your garage is a simple workspace or a shrine to your toys, there's always something to improve. Inside Ultimate Garage... (read more)

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Ask Click and Clack: Answers from Car Talk
Ask Click and Clack: Answers from Car Talk
by Tom Magliozzi
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What's the perfect car for a pizza guy? Does that Check Engine light indicate a bona fide problem? And, should a teenager drive a minivan? The hilarious hosts of NPR's Car Talk answer all your car conundrums. For more than two decades, the Tappet... (read more)

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Delmar's Automotive Dictionary (Reference)
Delmar's Automotive Dictionary (Reference)
by David W South
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This handy, ready-reference dictionary provides the automotive engineer, technician, mechanic, student, enthusiast or layperson with a single source for the most up-to-date definitions available of technical, professional and informal terminology used in... (read more)

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