From Abbott-Detroit to Zip, this unique reference book documents American gasoline-powered automobiles manufactured for the model years 1906 through 1915, the Brass Era. In these explosive early years of automotive history, a vast number of manufacturers--most of which failed within two years--produced a range of cars whose sheer diversity is unmatched in later times. The short corporate lifespans and constant change throughout the industry left a fragmented historical record, with data about specific models scarce and scattered in later sources. Here the basic facts of 4, 000+ cars, painstakingly researched in all available period sources, are collected and trends of the era are analyzed.Essential Specifications of 4, 000+ Gasoline Powered Passenger Cars, 1906- 1915, with a Statistical and Historical Overview Robert D. Dluhy ... Blanchard, Howard F. MotorAuto Repair Manual: First and Second Vintage Car Edition. New York:anbsp;...
|Title||:||American Automobiles of the Brass Era|
|Author||:||Robert D. Dluhy|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2013-09-23|