American Trucks of the 1960s (BOK)

Norm Mort

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This highly visual study covers the US and Canadian truck manufacturers that built trucks in North America in the 1960s. Canadian-built trucks were often unique, while others were built specifically for the American market. The North American truck manufacturers continued to thrive to meet the demands of the prosperity of the 1960s with fresh designs and features. These rugged, reliable trucks were capable of transcontinental commutes of goods on a regular basis, or performing delivery and construction tasks in and around cities. This concise volume covers not only the histories of the major and lesser known truck manufactures, but also the obscure, yet historically significant manufacturers such as Available, Biederman, Brown, Corbitt, Leyland Canada and others. Comprehensive captions and supportive text combine with contemporary brochures, period literature, road test info of the day, factory photographs and over fifty colour photos of restored American trucks, to relate the importance of these historic vehicles. Detailed shots of the engines and features focus on what it was that set certain manufacturers apart in this highly competitive market. This succinct, factual book on American trucking provides a nostalgic look at a significant era in North American history.

Produktfakta

Språk Engelsk Engelsk Utgitt 2010
Forfatter Norm Mort Forlag
VELOCE PUBLISHING
ISBN 9781845842284 Antall sider 96
Dimensjoner 20,3cm x 18,8cm x 0,8cm Vekt 318 gram
Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd Emner og form Road & motor vehicles: general interest