A visual guide to the most legendary vintage cars of all decades of the 1940s to 1980s with more than 1,300 photographs and two prints suitable for the design.
From the Aston Martin DB5 to the Chevrolet Corvette, vintage cars are packed with the makes and models of each decade of the 1940s-1980s. Virtual tours offer close-up views of iconic models, and comprehensive catalogs show key features with detailed profiles and specifications.
Double-sided images give the classics a special touch and the two prints show a 1949 Chieftain Convertible and a 1962 Shelby Cobra. Refer to the classic car glossary and the international directory of museums and collections to learn more about antique automobiles.
To narrate the entire history of classic cars, this book also introduces famous designers and manufacturers such as Ferdinand Porsche and places the cars in a broader cultural context, displaying their enduring heritage as symbols of luxury and pleasure.
Oldtimer is a complete celebration of classic cars and a must for all vintage collectors and enthusiasts.