American Cars 1946-1959: Every Model, Year by Year by J. Kelly ", Flory", Jr. PDF

By J. Kelly ", Flory", Jr.

ISBN-10: 0786432292

ISBN-13: 9780786432295

Книга American automobiles 1946-1959: each version, 12 months by way of 12 months American vehicles 1946-1959: each version, 12 months by means of YearКниги English литература Автор: J. Kelly Flory Год издания: 2008 Формат: pdf Издат.:McFarland Страниц: 1047 Размер: 13,2 ISBN: 0786432292 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:From the resumption of motor vehicle creation on the shut of global struggle II in the course of the Fifties, the yankee vehicle may see the births and deaths of a number of brands, nice technological advances, and an period of dramatic styling as a prospering state asserted its turning out to be mobility. vehicles of this era are one of the such a lot iconic cars ever inbuilt the us: the 1949 Ford, the amazing Studebaker designs of 1950 and 1953, the 1955-1957 Chevrolets, the "Forward glance" Chrysler items, the ill-fated Edsel and plenty of others.This finished reference e-book info each version from all of the significant brands (including independents akin to Kaiser-Frazer and Crosley yet with the exception of very low-volume marques similar to Tucker) from version years 1946 via 1959. yr through 12 months, it presents an outline of the and marketplace, through a person file on each one corporation: its major information for the yr (introductions or cancellations of versions, new engines and transmissions, ads topics, revenues tendencies etc.); its construction figures and industry prestige; and its powertrain choices, paint colours and significant techniques. The company's versions are then distinct separately with such details as physique types, costs, dimensions and weights, general gear and creation figures. approximately 1,000 pictures are integrated.

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Windsor 4-Door Sedan, 6-p. Windsor 4-Door Sedan, 8-p. Windsor 4-Door Sedan Limousine, 8-p. TOTALS Base FADP C-38W C-38W C-38W Avg. 07% Shipping Wt. 08% *For body style production totals for 1946–1948, see 1948 Chrysler section. ” Nameplate year of origin: 1939. Current bodystyle lifespan: 1942 through first-series 1949. 99%. Primary competition: Buick Super, Hudson Commodore, Oldsmobile 98, and Packard Clipper Eight. Notable changes: Restyled front end, trim and detail changes. 00 × 15 BSW tires.

Notable changes: Restyled grille, trim and detail changes. 00 × 16 BSW tires. Wheelbase Length Width Height Legroom — front Legroom — rear Headroom — front Headroom — rear Cargo capacity (cu. 0 Models Available Style No. Stylemaster 2-Door Business Coupe, 2-p. Stylemaster 2-Door Sport Coupe, 5-p. Stylemaster 2-Door Town Sedan, 5-p. Stylemaster 4-Door Sport Sedan, 5-p. TOTALS Base FADP DJ-1504 DJ-1524 DJ-1502 DJ-1503 Avg. 43% Shipping Wt. ” Nameplate year of origin: 1942. Current bodystyle lifespan: 1941 through 1948.

To illustrate just how similar DeSoto models and low-end Chrysler models were in the postwar period, both cars were built on the same chassis, with similar body panels, and the Chrysler Royal and Windsor lines were priced exactly $100 higher than the DeSoto DeLuxe and Custom, model for model. Between the two makes, the DeSoto DeLuxe was missing the long wheelbase models that the Chrysler Royal had, and the DeSoto Custom lacked an equivalent to the Chrysler Windsor 3-passenger Coupe, but they were otherwise identical in model makeup except for one unique model, the Suburban.

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