Vintage Car Wrecks: Motoring Mishaps, 1950-1979

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Krause Publications, 2003 - Transportation - 224 pages
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Following in the tire tracks of the popular Antique Car Wrecks and Old Car Wrecks, this volume chronicles wrecks of 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s automobiles. More than 400 post-accident images are accompanied by detailed captions providing relevant model and technical information. The text examines the automobile industry's progress in the development and implementation of mandatory and voluntary safety features throughout the years. Automobile enthusiasts, collectors, and restorers will enjoy the wealth of model information and follow the evolution of safety standards that affected the design, styling, and engineering of the twentieth century's most beloved cars.
  

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User Review  - Roger Wallace - Goodreads

This book has a retro appeal that I love. It has great photos and doesn't try to be anything that its not. If you like old cars, and don't mind seeing them dinged up, this is a great book to have. Read full review

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Contents

Acknowledgments
3
Introduction
4
1950s and Before
7
1970s
205
Volkswagen
217
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