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Summary: The remarkable true story of the visionary American car designer Carroll Shelby and the fearless British-born driver Ken Miles, who together battled corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Company and take on the dominating race cars of Enzo Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France in 1966.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in Movies, Call number: DVD DVD Ford

Klara, Robert

Summary: "In 1938, Mercedes-Benz began production of the largest, most luxurious limousine in the world. A machine of frightening power and sinister beauty, the Grosser 770K Model 150 Offener Tourenwagen was 20 feet long, seven feet wide, and tipped the scales at 5 tons. Its supercharged, 230-horsepower engine propelled the beast to speeds over 100 m.p.h. while its occupants reclined on glove-leather...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629.222 Klara

Lehto, Steve

Summary: "In the wake of World War II, the U.S. automobile industry was fully unprepared to meet the growing demands of the public, for whom they had not made any cars for years. In stepped Preston Tucker, a salesman extraordinaire who announced the building of a revolutionary new car: the Tucker '48, the first car in almost a decade to be built fresh from the ground up. Tucker's car, which would...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Michigan Collection, Call number: MC 338.762 Lehto 2016

Lehto, Steve.

Summary: From the Publisher: In 1964, Chrysler gave the world a glimpse of the future. They built a fleet of turbine cars-automobiles with jet engines-and loaned them out to members of the public. The fleet logged over a million miles; the exercise was a raging success. These turbine engines would run on any flammable liquid-tequila, heating oil, Chanel #5, diesel, alcohol, kerosene. If the cars had...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicago Review Press 2010

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1 available in Michigan Collection, Call number: MC 629.222 Lehto

Wilson, Owen

Summary: Lightning McQueen sets out to prove that he is still the best race car in the world.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Buena Vista Home Entertaiment 2017

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1 available in Movies, Call number: J DVD CARS 3

Ewing, Jack

Contents: Road trip -- The grandson -- Renaissance -- The Scion -- Chief executive -- By all means necessary -- Enforcers -- Impossible doesn't exist -- Labor relations -- The cheat -- The Porsches and the Piechs -- Clean diesel -- Enforcers II -- On the road -- Exposure -- Piech's fall -- Confession -- Empire -- Aftermath -- Justice -- Punishment -- Faster, higher, farther.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 338.762 Ewing

Snow, Richard

Summary: An account of Henry Ford's invention of the Model-T offers insight into his mechanical talents and pioneering work in internal combustion, describing his impact on American culture and the perplexing subsequent changes in his personality.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 Ford

Dzierzak, Lou

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crestline 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629.222 Dzier

Hickam, Homer H.

Summary: Elsie Lavender and Homer Hickam (the father of the author) were high school classmates in the West Virginia coalfields, graduating just as the Great Depression began. When Homer asked for her hand, Elsie instead headed to Orlando where she sparked with a dancing actor named Buddy Ebsen (yes, that Buddy Ebsen). But when Buddy headed for New York, Elsie's dreams of a life with him were crushed...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Hick

Fix, Lauren Jonas.

Contents: What's the best car out there for you? -- Now, what about insurance, warranties, and roadside assistance? -- Let's hit the road! -- "What if...?": how to handle emergencies -- How to talk with your car technician -- Do it yourself -- Love the shine, not the grime -- Personalize your ride.

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629.28 Fix

Earley, Helen Jones.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Public Relations Dept., Oldsmobile Division 1996

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1 available in Michigan Collection, Call number: MC 629.26 Ear

Kent, Zachary

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Publisher / Publication Date: 1990

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 973.78 Kent,

Cosby, S. A.

Summary: "A gritty, voice-driven thriller about a former getaway driver who thought he had escaped the criminal life who is pulled back in by race, poverty, and his own former life of crime. Beauregard "Bug" Montage is a man with many different titles: husband, father, friend, honest car mechanic. But before he gave it up, Bug used to be known from the hills of North Carolina to the beaches of Florida...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2020

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Gemeinhart, Dan

Summary: Twelve-year-old Coyote and her father rush to Poplin Springs, Washington, in their old school bus save a memory box buried in a park that will soon be demolished.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FICTION Gemein

Mitchell, Don

Summary: A biography of Henry Ford, the industrial visionary who changed the automobile from rich man's toy into affordable necessity.

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Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 921 Ford

Dobson, Jolie

Summary: Features the sounds of different vehicles, including an airplane, fire truck, and train.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Board Books, Call number: JE BB Dobson

Kinney, Jeff.

Summary: The Heffley family road trip starts off full of promise, then quickly takes several wrong turns--with everything from a fender bender to crazed seagulls--but even the worst road trip can turn into an adventure, and this is one the Heffleys will not soon forget.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FICTION Kinney

McCarthy, Meghan.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE McCar

Janicki, Edward.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Pub. Co. 1990

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629.222 Jan

Wagner, Rob

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Publisher / Publication Date: MetroBooks 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629.222 Wagne

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crain Automotive Group. 1938

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2 available in Magazines, Call number: MAG OCT 19 2020
Call number: MAG OCT 5 2020

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Publisher / Publication Date: Beekman House 1985

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629.22 Gre

Langworth, Richard M.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Beekman House 1982

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629.2222 Lan

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Publisher / Publication Date: Automobile Quarterly Publications 1983

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 338.762 Auto

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