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Porsche Carrera - The Air-Cooled Era, 1953-1998

By Johnny Tipler

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ISBN: 9781847976994
PUBLISHED: 04/07/2014
PAGES: 272
BINDING: Hardback
SIZE: 280x215 mm
INSIDE: 410 colour photographs

Porsche Carrera follows the development and design of the Carrrera car dynasty, from the origins of the Carrera line in the 550 and 356 models through the highly tuned race cars of the 1960s to the largely hand-crafted, air-cooled cars of the 1970s and the 1980s.

The book features:

  • Detailed profiles of all Carrera models, including roadgoing and race models, prototypes, special builds and rare cars
  • In-depth explorations of the engineering and tuning of the cars
  • Buyer's guides for the different models
  • Foreword by Jurgen Barth
  • A series of interviews with racing drivers such as Sir Stirling Moss, Derek Bell, John Surtees and Gijs van Lennep, and key Carrera figures such as designer Richard Soderberg and Klaus Bischof, head of the Porsche Rolling Museum
  • Over 400 colour photographs, many specially commissioned

RRP: £35.00

Site Price: £28.00

E-Book Edition: £25.00 (incl. VAT)

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