In How to Build Altered Wheelbase Cars, renowned writer Steve Magnante first walks readers through the colorful history of the altered wheelbase period and then shows them how to perform these radical modifications themselves. Magnante's fun and colorful style makes for entertaining reading, and the coverage of floorpan mods, chassis alterations, and both front and rear suspension upgrades are covered in great detail on three different chassis types. After reading this book, the basic technical tenets of altering vehicle wheelbase will be understood and the almost mythical legend surrounding such cars will be fully realized. What were once considered qrace onlyq modifications can now be civilized for street use, and Magnante carefully reviews all of the relevant points for optimal appearance, performance, and safety.R.I.P. Super Stock Magazine: November1964 a May 1999 Ita#39;s been more than a decade since the chute was pulled on the oncemighty ... from the editora#39;s chair and art director Todd Westover added an exciting psychedelic flair to the page layout. ... the big Galaxiea#39;s 550-hp 427 High Riser into the compact Ford Fairlane, and the fearsome Thunderbolt was born. ... And dona#39;t feel too bad for Pontiac, which lit the fuse on the muscle car era with the hugely successful intermediate- size GTO.
|Title||:||How to Build Altered Wheelbase Cars|
|Publisher||:||CarTech Inc - 2010-01-01|