Motion Performance: Tales Of A Muscle Car Builder by Martyn L. SchorrMotion Performance: Tales Of A Muscle Car Builder by Martyn L. Schorr

Motion Performance: Tales Of A Muscle Car Builder

byMartyn L. SchorrContribution byJoe Oldham

Paperback | September 5, 2017

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Motion Performance tells the inside story of how it all happened. Brilliantly illustrated with period pictures and modern color photos, the book takes readers along as Cobras, Chevrolets, Oldsmobiles, even Volkswagen Beetles roll into the shop to get torn down and rebuilt into cars unbeatable on the streets and drag strips.

Marty Schorr gives a first-hand account of seven years of high-performance life--and of how it all came to a screeching halt at the hands of the U.S. Department of Transportation and the Environmental Protection Agency. A once-in-a-lifetime tale of power and speed, told by one of the principals who put that performance within reach, Motion Performance makes the story of a briefly and thrillingly lived dream available to everyone.

Martyn L. Schorr has a history with high-performance cars that dates back to the beginning of Ford's Total Performance era over fifty years ago. He rode with Carroll Shelby and was at the press conference in New York for the debut of the Lola-built Ford GT that became the GT40. Schorr drove the GT40 on streets of New York City and went...
Title:Motion Performance: Tales Of A Muscle Car BuilderFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:176 pages, 10 × 8.5 × 0.5 inShipping dimensions:10 × 8.5 × 0.5 inPublished:September 5, 2017Publisher:MotorbooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0760355606

ISBN - 13:9780760355602