This fantastic collection of photos and information will help you design your hot rod to your own personal specifications. There's more to racing a car than the vehicle's horsepower, torque and top speed. This book takes a candid look at the quarter-mile legend and samples of some of what he's had to say along the way. The White Zombie is a Datsun 1200 that turns 11. It's the result of my 35+ years of research to develop computer software for Motorsports. Going back to the roots of the hot rodding hobby, this book covers retro-rods, nostalgia rods, and rat rods. Whether it's fate, solid research, or pure luck, Jerry Heasley brings each collector car quest to life with vivid and compelling detail.
More than the performance of the car, racing is about the performance, preparedness and training of the driver. Where at one time it was a sport practiced on deserted roads, today there are almost 400 professional racetracks in North America devoted to competitive drag racing. Parks begins by showing you how to create a repair strategy, then moves you through the auto body repair process itself, from disassembly to repair, reassembly, and paint preparation. Find everything you need to know from our valuable how-to guides. Topics include block selection and modifications, crankshaft and piston assemblies, cylinder heads, camshafts, valvetrain, intake manifolds, fuel system, and header selection. Drag Racing Books We gladly accept all major credit cards or PayPal. This book contains over 300 photos, illustrations and diagrams, covering rebuilding, tuning and modifying Carter and Edelbrock carburetors.
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Features over 600 photos and step-by-step sequences. With this book, identifying the correct option and codes for your Chevelle becomes much easier. One could argue that as soon as the second car was manufactured, a contest of speed ensued against the first. With amazing color and black and white vintage photo, this book is a must-have for those seeking automotive history. Do you feel the need, the need for improved racing techniques? If you are a fan of any class of drag racing, from any era, Match Race Mayhem is a fun addition to your racing library. Read up on your favorite drivers and the history of racing across several car racing disciplines including auto cross, Indy, street and drag racing.
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Through 500 color photos and extremely detailed instruction , author Tony Huntimer, takes you through step-by-step procedures and explains professional techniques for rebuilding those engines. Forward by Coop on the legend that is Evel Knievel. This new book contains all the equations, all the graphs, all the technical background and practical advice you need to get the most out of any weather station! Become your own racing coach, transform your technique and tackle the tarmac yourself with the help of our guides and books on how to race cars. Temple has researched and unearthed the complete story of Harley Earl's cars, his notable design achievements, and the legendary cars in this fantastic 188-page hardcover book. This is a great book for the Track T Roadster enthusiasts and for those looking for useful historical information. Whether you're a driver yourself, a motorhead or a history buff, our selection will get you excited about the sport.
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