The history of Harley Davidson is the history of the motorcycle itself. For motorcycle fans, the Harley is a golden legend which neither time nor the changes it brings has managed to tarnish. Harley motorcycles have traveled more than 100 years since the founding of the company and this book tells the story of the last 50 by presenting a gallery of Harley models from 1942 to the present. Each model has a four-side folded insert, with a large size photo and a series of smaller ones, which focuses on details of the motorcycle and includes complete technical information and its full history.
This book, full of “vintage” images, tells about all the Maharajas’ cars, the private collections and the uses of these prestigious vehicles. This volume also has curious and fun images depicting rivers crossings, tiggers transportation, and convoies full of elephants and luxury cars.
Starting from the first Ferrari 125S of 1947 up to 590 GTO of 2010, the Prancing Horse has done the history of the road and racing cars. In this lavishly illustrated volume, the colour portrait of the best models.
This volume is a unique contemporary work that portrays the development of individual Porsche models by means of the technical illustrations produced by Technical Art for the Stuttgart sports car manufacturer. In these elaborate illustrations, the progressive technology and pioneering innovation for which Porsche automobiles are renowned are literally transparent an extraordinary visual experience. The story of these graphic illustrations also reflects the exciting technical developments in this field. Today electronic data processing has conquered almost all areas of everyday life. But in 1975 technical illustrations were still made by working from photographs, using brushes and paint applied by hand. This work documents the development of the graphic rendering of these elaborate illustrations over the years since 1975, from the traditional approach of brushes and paint to digital conversion using Quantel Paintbox, and then the entrance into the world of 3-D with Silicon Graphics work stations.
A wide historical and illustrated on the american car with lots of simply stunning photographs to the last detail. All the cars have been so insanely polished and waxed that it brings you pleasure to look at each and single one of them for minutes at the time. You will also most likely find here at least a couple of cars that you have never heard of before and will find out a thing or two about them because this book also gives a great deal of information on each and every single one of the cars it covers.