Looks at the evolution of the American automobile, describes the car's impact on U.S. society, and discusses the auto industry, mass-production, labor relations, and marketingtion was casting the entire engine block of the 1932 Ford V-8 as a single unit. ... Mercedes-Benz introduced the first modern independent front suspension in its 1931 six-cylinder model. ... Ford continued to use a manual choke until 1953.
|Title||:||The Automobile Age|
|Author||:||James J. Flink|
|Publisher||:||MIT Press - 1990|