|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.
|aThis book takes the reader right under the hood for a close look at the engines, gear systems, and brake mechanisms of modern automobiles. It also explains safety features. Other sections cover the history of the auto industry and what the cars of the future may look like.
- Extremely detailed diagrams with labeling that explains each part's function- "Fast Facts" and "Fun Fact" boxes offer additional information on the machine- "That's amazing " boxes present astounding facts- "Try for Yourself" problem-solving sidebars- Incredible cutaways provide unique perspectives into the inner workings of each device