This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: Custom Cars explores the history and culture of the popular pastime of car customization. It touches on the many different kinds of car customizations, from hot rods (cars that are "souped up" cars for speed), to lowriders (a car culture that grew from the Mexican-American neighborhoods of LA and includes adding hydraulics that can raise and lower the cars), to street rods or customs, which are cars that are modified for looks above all else. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: People customize their cars to look cool, go fast--or both. To their owners, custom cars are more than just vehicles. They are a hobby, a passion, even a way of life. From high-powered hot rods and street rods, to fast and colorful tuner cars, each type of custom has a unique culture and community surrounding it. That's because car lovers like nothing better than to hang out together and share their love of cars. In this book, you will learn about everything from cool classic customs to the hottest new custom machines, the names of some of the most famous car customizers, and where car lovers gather to show off their machines. Photographs by Chuck Vranas.
Über den Autor: Matt Doeden is a writer and editor from New Prague, Minnesota. After earning degrees in journalism and psychology from Minnesota State University-Mankato, he began his career as a sports writer. Since then, he's spent nearly a decade writing and editing high-interest nonfiction, with more than fifty titles to his name on topics that range from extreme sports to military equipment to graphic novels. In the Sports Heroes and Legends series, his titles are Tiger Woods, Dale Earnhardt Jr., and Lance Armstrong. His Motor Mania titles include Crazy Cars and Lowriders. Among his other LPG books are Green Day (Gateway Bio) and Will Smith (Just the Facts).
Buchbeschreibung Lerner Publications, 2008. Buchzustand: Good. N/A. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GRP13498196
Buchbeschreibung Buchzustand: Good. Book Condition: Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 97808225728934.0