Hot Rodding in Santa Barbara County

by Tony Baker

Book review

California s central coast was fertile ground for hot rodding, and all motor sports in general, during the 1940s and 1950s. Hot Rodding in Santa Barbara County takes the reader back in time with a collection of remarkable photographs from the earliest days of the hot rod movement. This book includes images of the first drag strips in the country, rough-and-tumble jalopy racing, early road-racing action, and lots of great hot rods and customs. Follow local hot-rodders as they take trips to El Mirage dry lake and the world-famous salt flats at Bonneville, Utah, and visit a long-lost world as seen through photographs taken from the personal albums of people who contributed to the birth of a culture that would spread across the nation."

Title
ISBN9781467132183
Author
PublisherArcadia Publishing (SC)
GanrePhilosophy
Release date 29.09.2014
Pages count127
File size6.6 Mb
eBook formateBook, (torrent)En
Book rating4 (2 votes)