Description - Hemi Muscle Cars by Darwin Holmstrom
The full story of Chrysler's 'hemi', the engine and cars that have become synonymous with high-performance and street cool. Following the development of different models over the years, and with a detailed examination of this magnificent engine, "Hemi Muscle Cars" shows why this has blown away the competition for over sixty years - and still does so today! Acclaimed author Darwin Holstrom provides a fresh perspective on this potent engine that has become a cultural icon and defines performance, giving the history, performance details, races won, design, construction of the different Hemi models. Coupled with David Newhart's stunning, detailed photography the result is a book that no muscle car fan will want to be without.
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(304mm x 266mm x 41mm)
Publisher: Motorbooks International
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Author Biography - Darwin Holmstrom
Darwin Holmstrom has written, co-written, or contributed to over thirty books on subjects ranging from motorcycles and muscle cars to Gibson Les Paul guitars, including Indian Motorcycles, GTO: Fifty Years, Let's Ride: Sonny Barger's Guide to Motorcyclying, Top Muscle: The Rarest Cars from America's Fastest Decade, BMW Motorcycles, The Harley-Davidson Motor Co. Archive Collection, and The Complete Idiot's Guide to Motorcycles. Darwin is the senior editor for Motorbooks. Prior to that he served as Midwestern editor for Motorcyclist magazine.David Newhardt is one of the best automobile photographers working today and has provided photography for best-selling Motorbooks titles Muscle: America's Legendary Performance Cars, Corvette: Fifty Years, Mustang: Forty Years, Mopar Muscle: Fifty Years, and Shelby Mustang: Racer for the Street.