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MUSCLE CARS

Muscle cars are a world-famous phenomenon, owing their outrageous existence to a very simple formula. Take a mid-sized sedan, nothing too complicated, upmarket, or fancy, then add the biggest, raunchiest V8 that it is possible to squeeze under the hood, and there it is! If you are interested in the world of the automobile, this Muscle Cars series is for you. Each book encourages and motivates the young reader to explore this intriguing and iconic part of the car industry beginning in the 1960s.

Hardcover

ISBN 978-1-4222-4413-5-Hardcover

$129.75(USD)
  Entire Series

5

2020

12+

7th - 12th

8 x 9.5

Muscle cars are a world-famous phenomenon, owing their outrageous existence to a very simple formula. Take a mid-sized sedan, nothing too complicated, upmarket, or fancy, then add the biggest, raunchiest V8 that it is possible to squeeze under the hood, and there it is! If you are interested in the world of the automobile, this Muscle Cars series is for you. Each book encourages and motivates the young reader to explore this intriguing and iconic part of the car industry beginning in the 1960s.
Pre-Muscle Cars & GTOs

by Nicholas Tomkins

Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4222-4414-2 $25.95 Add To Cart
eBook ISBN 978-1-4222-7394-4 $32.95 Add To Cart

In Pre-Muscle Cars & GTOs, you can read about how the Pontiac GTO was the first true muscle car. It used a relatively large V8 engine crammed into an intermediate body shell, with performance the prime aim. Although there had been plenty of high-performance V8s well before the GTO came along, they did not come into the same big engine/small car category, but performance was certainly part of their appeal. Muscle cars are a world-famous phenomenon, owing their outrageous existence to a very simple formula. Take a mid-sized sedan, nothing too complicated, upmarket, or fancy, then add the biggest, raunchiest V8 that it is possible to squeeze under the hood, and there it is! If you are interested in the world of the automobile, this Muscle Cars series is for you. Each book encourages and motivates the young reader to explore this intriguing and iconic part of the car industry beginning in the 1960s.

Corvettes & The Muscle Car Revival

by Nicholas Tomkins

Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4222-4417-3 $25.95 Add To Cart
eBook ISBN 978-1-4222-7397-5 $32.95 Add To Cart

In Corvettes & The Muscle Car Revival, you can read about the success of Chevrolet’s iconic Corvette, from the little sports car of 1952 to the new Stingray, which has caught the eye of many automotive enthusiasts. Apart from Chevrolet, America’s manufacturers produced other iconic marques ranging from the traditional and classic-looking muscle cars to the development of a new breed of muscle car, including the high-powered pickups that we know and love today. Muscle cars are a world-famous phenomenon, owing their outrageous existence to a very simple formula. Take a mid-sized sedan, nothing too complicated, upmarket, or fancy, then add the biggest, raunchiest V8 that it is possible to squeeze under the hood, and there it is! If you are interested in the world of the automobile, this Muscle Cars series is for you. Each book encourages and motivates the young reader to explore this intriguing and iconic part of the car industry beginning in the 1960s.

Hemis & Drag Racing Muscle Cars

by Nicholas Tomkins

Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4222-4418-0 $25.95 Add To Cart
eBook ISBN 978-1-4222-7398-2 $32.95 Add To Cart

In Hemis & Drag Racing Muscle Cars, you can read about the remarkable Hemi engine that was developed by Chrysler. It is quite simply the most powerful production engine of all time, fitted in many models of muscle car throughout its heyday. You will also learn how drag racing as a sport was invented in the United States—a race, involving two cars side by side, following a short, straight course from a standing start over a measured distance of a quarter of a mile. Muscle cars are a world-famous phenomenon, owing their outrageous existence to a very simple formula. Take a mid-sized sedan, nothing too complicated, upmarket, or fancy, then add the biggest, raunchiest V8 that it is possible to squeeze under the hood, and there it is! If you are interested in the world of the automobile, this Muscle Cars series is for you. Each book encourages and motivates the young reader to explore this intriguing and iconic part of the car industry beginning in the 1960s.

High Performance: The V8 Revolution

by Nicholas Tomkins

Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4222-4416-6 $25.95 Add To Cart
eBook ISBN 978-1-4222-7396-8 $32.95 Add To Cart

In High Performance: The V8 Revolution, you can read about the impressive and iconic V8-engined muscle cars that have the largest power offering for the size of these medium-sized models. Here you can discover everything you need to know about famous marques such as the Plymouth Barracuda, the mighty Dodge Charger, as well as Pontiac’s Trans Am and Firebird, to name but a few. Muscle cars are a world-famous phenomenon, owing their outrageous existence to a very simple formula. Take a mid-sized sedan, nothing too complicated, upmarket, or fancy, then add the biggest, raunchiest V8 that it is possible to squeeze under the hood, and there it is! If you are interested in the world of the automobile, this Muscle Cars series is for you. Each book encourages and motivates the young reader to explore this intriguing and iconic part of the car industry beginning in the 1960s.

Mustangs & Camaros

by Nicholas Tomkins

Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4222-4415-9 $25.95 Add To Cart
eBook ISBN 978-1-4222-7395-1 $32.95 Add To Cart

In Mustangs & Camaros, you can read about the success of these two “pony” cars. The Ford Mustang debuted in 1964, with Chevrolet Camaro its direct competitor following in 1966. Both cars aimed at a younger audience. Over the decades, the rivalry continued with each trying to outdo the other in styling, horsepower, and performance. The story still continues to this day with both car giants producing models that remain popular with sports car buyers all over the world. Muscle cars are a world-famous phenomenon, owing their outrageous existence to a very simple formula. Take a mid-sized sedan, nothing too complicated, upmarket, or fancy, then add the biggest, raunchiest V8 that it is possible to squeeze under the hood, and there it is! If you are interested in the world of the automobile, this Muscle Cars series is for you. Each book encourages and motivates the young reader to explore this intriguing and iconic part of the car industry beginning in the 1960s.