From the sensational Chevrolet Corvette to the stream-lined Toyota Celica, here is the ultimate history of classic cars manufactured since 1975, plus those dream and futuristic cars that were marvels of car design but never made it into production. This comprehensive visual reference shows every important marque from A-Z, highlighting some of the most significant and beautiful cars of the century. Detailed descriptions, history and technical information accompany every entry, making this the most authoritative and comprehensive guide to the contemporary classic car. This book also highlights the world's dream cars that were built as showcases but were never actually mass-produced. From major design houses such as Bertone and Ghia, these cars are at the very cutting edge of car design: futuristic models that were deemed too daring, too brash or too expensive to make commercial sense, but which pay tribute to the imagination and drive of car designers today. With over 800 stunning images, this title is the definitive gallery of classic and dream cars and the decisive reference book for every enthusiast and lover of the automobile.NISSAN SKYLINE GT-R Skyline is a badge which Nissan has used since 1955, more recently denoting its more sporty upper-medium saloon (sedan) range. ... it ensuring sizzling performance, such as 0a 60mph (0a 96kph) in five seconds and a top speed of 153mph (246kph). ... Transmission 5-speed manual Top speed 153mph (246kph) No. built Still in production P A N T II E K LIMA (1976-82 ) Engine.
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