Standard Guide to American Muscle Cars, Books 1952-2005

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John Gunnell
Krause Publications, 2005 - Antiques & Collectibles - 400 pages
2 Reviews
The world's most popular book of the mighty American cars of the 1960s and 70s is back and better than ever. Updated with more specs, more information and more color than ever before.





This edition showcases more than 300 of Detroit's tire-twisting cars from Ford, Chevy, Dodge, AMC, Pontiac, Oldsmobile and more. Listings include a historical background, original factory specifications, available options, original pricing information and an updated price guide, with current values in sex condition grades.





In this book, readers will find every type of high performance model from early full-size favorites like the 1961 Chevrolet Impala SS to muscle car heyday favorites like the 1968 Shelby Mustang GT 500KR.





Muscle cars of the 1970s, 80s, 90s and the toughest cars of the 2000s are also featured in brilliant full color!





  • Features more than 300 muscle cars, including some of the latest releases on the market




  • Manufacturers include American Motors, Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, and Studebaker




  • Updated with new, full-color photos

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User Review  - Wade Pritchard - Goodreads

This book is good it tells you alot about American Muscle. Read full review

About the author (2005)

John Gunnell is the author of over 70 automotive titles and the former editor of "Old Cars Weekly". Some of his books include "Illustrated Buyer's Guide: Firebird", "Illustrated Chevrolet Buyer's Guide", and much more. He lives near Green Bay, Wisconsin.

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