all ebooks in category: Automotive History (6)

Electric and Hybrid Cars: A History
English | ISBN: 0786433019 | 2010 | PDF | 267 pages | 16,7 mb

This illustrated history chronicles electric and hybrid cars from the late 19th century to today's fuel cell and plug-in automobiles. It describes the politics, technology, …

Fins: Harley Earl, the Rise of General Motors, and the Glory Days of Detroit
English | September 18th, 2018 | ISBN: 0062289071, 006228908X | 368 pages | EPUB | 7.15 MB

The New York Times bestselling author of Bitter Brew chronicles the birth and rise to greatness of the American auto industry through the remarkable life …

Special: The Untold Story of Australia's Holden
Language: English | 2008 | ISBN: 1741751721 | 224 pages | PDF | 3,65 MB

This is a fascinating history of an iconic car€”the FJ Holden€”and the story of the extraordinary success of General Motors Holden. The FJ Holden is …

Road to Power: How GM's Mary Barra Shattered the Glass Ceiling (repost)
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1118972635 | 192 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

Follow a pioneer's journey from factory floor to CEO "Road to Power" is the story of how Mary Barra drove herself to the pinnacle of …

Carjacked: The Culture of the Automobile and Its Effect on Our Lives
English | EPUB | 0.2 MB

Carjacked is an in-depth look at our obsession with cars. While the automobile's contribution to global warming and the effects of volatile gas prices are …

Roads Were Not Built for Cars: How Cyclists Were the First to Push for Good Roads & Became the Pioneers of Motoring
English | April 9, 2015 | ISBN: 1610916875, 1610916891 | EPUB | 360 pages | 27.5 MB

In Roads Were Not Built for Cars, Carlton Reid reveals the pivotal—and largely unrecognized—role that bicyclists played in the development of modern roadways. Reid introduces …