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6 edition of Hot Rods in the Forties found in the catalog.

Hot Rods in the Forties

A Blast from the Past

by Don Montgomery

  • 183 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Don Montgomery .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports,
  • History,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Motor Sports

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9580015M
    ISBN 100962645400
    ISBN 109780962645402

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    s - hot rods after world war ii The talent and manufacturing might of the United States was directed to the war effort. When GIs returned, many resumed their dry lakes racing activities with newfound technical skills in welding, fabrication and mechanics. Hot Rod Pioneers is the kind of book you will spend weeks going through, and then want to keep for reference. The main sections of the book are each devoted to a particular decade, beginning with The Founding Forties through to The High-Tech Nineties.


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Hot Rods in the Forties: A Blast from the Past Hardcover – February 1, by. Don Montgomery (Author) › Visit Amazon's Don Montgomery Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author.5/5(3). Hot Rods in the Forties, a Blast from the Past is self-published by the author and was first published inrepublished in and Copies can be obtained from the author by contacting him at or at Autobooks/Aerobooks at 7.

As an old hot Hot Rods in the Forties book from the early 60's when the '55 Chevy tudor was king,I was entranced by Montgomery's work. Not only great photos,but superb captioning make this a fine reference and good reading.I have built several Ford flatheads over many years,powering a '40 standard coupe through many iterations,and the technical aspects of the book are right on.5/5.

These words were splashed across the cover of Hot Rod, warning readers. Written inthis book gives an historical look at the dangers of teens and reckless driving. After WWII, cars became more accessible, and teens were now hitting the roads for excitement.

Many horrific accidents occurred all /5. These words were splashed across the cover of Hot Rod, warning readers. Written inthis book gives an historical look at the dangers of teens and reckless driving.

After WWII, cars became more accessible, and teens were now hitting the roads for excitement. Many horrific accidents occurred all over the country.5/5(1). "The National at Charlotte, NC," "Hot-Rod Know-How" (art by Jack Keller), "County Fair" (pencils by Charles Nicholas, inks by Vince Alascia), and "For Show and Go." Statement of ownership--average print run ,; average paid circulationCover price $   Custom Car Chronicle is a online magazine and forum, for custom car and hot rod people who are looking for inspiration, historical knowledge, and a place were their passion can be shared.

CCC is created by a small, international group of custom car, hot rod, model car, art, design- photography- and architecture enthusiasts. "Hot Rod Revere," art by Seymour Moskowitz; Speed races a flood to warn a town of impending danger.

"Jimmy Mullane Sees Fastest Indianapolis Race of All Time," art by Seymour Moskowitz. "Hot Rod Express" text story. An illustrated glossary of hot rod slang. Untitled Buster Camsahft story. 'Champion of the Champs Wilbur Shaw' non-fiction piece. Doesn't sound right, does it.

It's true. There were more roadsters (the original hot rods) runnin' around in the '40s than in the fifties. There was a time, when a coupe was not even considered for building a hot rod.

The original hot rods were racers that just so happened to be used during the week for daily transportation. Exterior Rear View Mirror, King Bee.

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Hot Rods in the Forties: A Blast from the Past by Don Montgomery Hot Rod Kings: Top Traditional Rod and Custom Builders by David Perry and Kevin Thomson Hot Rod Pioneers the Creators of the Fastest Sport on Wheels by Ed Almquist. It’s the story of hot rodding itself.

It's far from the complete story, we admit, but it is a remarkable living history as told by surviving cars featured in HOT ROD magazine from 1. Don Montgomery’s Hot Rod book series. The gasser and funny car books don’t do much for me personally, but his collection street and race hot rod & early custom photos from the 40s and early 50s are an amazing resource for how the cars were actually built.

I pour over those black and whites in all 5 books over and over again. › Find signed collectible books: 'Hot Rods in the Forties: A Blast from the Past' More editions of Hot Rods in the Forties: A Blast from the Past: Hot Rods in the Forties: A Blast from the Past: ISBN () Hardcover, Don Montgomery, ; Old Hot Rods Scrapbook.

Looking for books by Don Montgomery. See all books authored by Don Montgomery, including Hot Rods in the Forties: A Blast from the Past, and Hot Rod Memories: Relived Again, and more on Rat Rod " is a style of Hot Rod or Custom car that, in most cases, poorly imitates (or exaggerates) the early hot rods of the 40s, 50s, and 60s.

It is not to be confused with the somewhat closely related "Traditional" Hot Rod, which is an accurate re-creation or period-correct restoration of a Hot Rod.

He tried to find as much information as possible and being complemented by those stories, the old pictures came back to life again. Not only the oldtimers loved Don’s articles, so inhe decided to publish his first book: Hot Rods of the Forties.

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Together, they pushed the boundaries of hot rodding and created lifelong bonds in the process. This book explores that evolution of inland northwest hot rodding from the mids to the mids, starting with the jalopy-styled hot rods that began popping up on local streets to the formation of new clubs and organized racing.Books shelved as hot-rods: Hot Rod Hamster by Cynthia Lord, Barracuda's Heart by Jayne Rylon, Swinger Style by Jayne Rylon, Rebel on the Run by Jayne Ryl.

In the late forties, hot rods were the rage. They also set records at the lakes, including the world's land speed records. The Igniters of Culver City. This Seller Rating: % positive.