In How to Build Altered Wheelbase Cars, renowned writer Steve Magnante first walks readers through the colorful history of the altered wheelbase period and then shows them how to perform these radical modifications themselves. Magnante's fun and colorful style makes for entertaining reading, and the coverage of floorpan mods, chassis alterations, and both front and rear suspension upgrades are covered in great detail on three different chassis types. After reading this book, the basic technical tenets of altering vehicle wheelbase will be understood and the almost mythical legend surrounding such cars will be fully realized. What were once considered qrace onlyq modifications can now be civilized for street use, and Magnante carefully reviews all of the relevant points for optimal appearance, performance, and safety.Based on a lightened steel 2+2 shell with fiberglass panels, the Mustanga#39;s rear wheels are moved ahead 10 inches, the ... Little Georgia Shaker III, ran regular 9.90s at 140 mph and was a threat to more exotic Mopar and Ford Hemi machinery.
|Title||:||How to Build Altered Wheelbase Cars|
|Publisher||:||CarTech Inc - 2010-01-01|