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3 edition of How to build and race hot rods. found in the catalog.

How to build and race hot rods.

Griffith Borgeson

How to build and race hot rods.

by Griffith Borgeson

  • 285 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Arco Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Automobiles, Racing.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesDo-it-yourself series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL236 .B67 1959
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p.
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22900452M
    LC Control Number59013668

    Focused on the chassis and body of the hot rod this book. Includes guidance on restoring or building a chassis, suspension, body construction using existing, fabricated or /5. How to Build Racing Engines: Guide to Torque and Horsepower; How to Build Racing Engines: Cylinder Block Guide Engine Building Books. Click image to read review or scroll to see more choices. How to Build Classic Hot Rod V8 Engines. July 3, in Books, Engine Building Library.

      If you plan on racing the can't be built as an old time Gasser. The current safety rules will not permit that. The best you can do is have a modern day race car that looks similar to a 60's Gasser. Get an NHRA Rule Book before you start building.   Read Rod & Custom Magazine for a complete guide on how to plan a buildup for a project car and the basics on what needs to be done to make a solid hot : Drew Hardin.

    this is a rare & collectible original vintage (not a reprint) how to build and race hot rods book. written by griffith borgeson and published in by fawcett publications this page softbound book measures 6 3/4" by 9 1/4" and it is filled with numerous photos and detailed text covering numerous hot rod & racing subjects including, how to soup ford v8 and thunderbird engines, how to soup.   books on how to build engines how to build classic hot rod v8 engines how to build clone racing engines how to build drag race engines how to build ford engines.


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