With the Velocity Supercar Revolution book you'll be swept into the fascinating history of the world's fastest automobiles. Lavishly illustrated with photographs, the more-than-just-a-coffee-table tome explores the developments made by top automakers like Ferrari and Ford GT, and features commentary by super car-enthusiasts including, of course, Jay Leno, a well-storied car collector. John Lamm Books has produced an authoritative and highly entertaining look at these amazing machines.
With the Velocity Supercar Revolution book you'll discover incredibly fast, incredibly beautiful cars that turn heads and set speed records with every incarnation. The Velocity: Supercar Revolution book is the first complete history of the supercar and tells the story behind the most desirable cars in the world. With stunning photographs, detailed text, and a host of commentaries from Jay Leno and other collectors, famed automotive photographer John Lamm of John Lamm Books, provides an in-depth historical, cultural, and technological account of these amazing machines. Organized by decade and by top speed, the book details these luxurious cars over the past 40 years as they reached speeds of 170, 180, 190, and finally 200-plus miles per hour, the informal mark of today's supercar. Velocity: Supercar Revolution, produced in conjunction with Jay Leno Books, charts the evolution of the battle for engine supremacy and performance among the world's leading marques, including Ferrari, Lamborghini, Bugatti, Porsche, Aston Martin, Ford GT, among others. The book profiles the designers and engineers who developed these cars, and includes interviews with the racers and celebrities who drive them, and of course, fabulous photographs of the supercars themselves. Included in the book, which is available at the NBC Store, are several hilarious and informative commentaries by Jay Leno, the host of The Tonight Show and one of the best-known automotive collectors and enthusiasts in the world, telling stories and opinions on these cars (many of which he owns). Velocity: Supercar Revolution conveys as never before the power of automotive aesthetics and performance pushed to their absolute limits. It is a benchmark in automotive publishing and destined to become a classic history of these incredible marques.
Buy the Velocity Supercar Revolutionary book for the car history enthusiast or armchair car collector you know and they'll want to take this superb book out for a spin again and again.