Sunbeam-Talbot & Alpine In Detail: 1935-1956

byAnders Ditlev Clausager

Hardcover | February 15, 2010

Sunbeam-Talbot & Alpine In Detail: 1935-1956 by Anders Ditlev Clausager
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The author gives a thoroughgoing account of the evolution of the Sunbeam-Talbot  and Alpine models through to the end of production in 1957.He provides detailed descriptions of all models, covering every aspect of chassis, running gear, engine and transmission, with information on differences from previous models, revisions and production changes. In the 1950s Sunbeam-Talbots and Alpines earned a very good name in rallying, consistently gaining awards in international events and even achieving an outright win in the Monte Carlo Rally in 1956. A full account of the cars’ illustrious competition history is also given, and appendices cover technical specifications, chassis numbers, production figures and rally entries. The illustrations include specially commissioned color photography of outstanding surviving examples of the cars and more than 100 black-and-white archive shots.  In its thorough examination of these desirable cars this book provides a rich store of knowledge for the many owners and enthusiasts who care passionately about them.. 
Anders Ditlev Clausager was born in Denmark in 1949. He came to London in 1974 to study automotive design at the Royal College of Art and obtained his master’s degree in 1976. He spent a brief period with Volkswagen, where he designed the second-generation Polo, but came back to England in 1978, working for British Leyland at Longbridg...
Title:Sunbeam-Talbot & Alpine In Detail: 1935-1956Format:HardcoverProduct dimensions:192 pages, 11 X 8.62 X 1 inShipping dimensions:192 pages, 11 X 8.62 X 1 inPublished:February 15, 2010Publisher:Herridge & Sons Ltd.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1906133131

ISBN - 13:9781906133139

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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