1939 Motor Annual - 1940 Ford Willys Buick Studebaker +

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  • Sold Date: Apr 16, 2009
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This annual features all the 1940 cars --- Bantam, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Crosley, Desoto, Dodge, Ford, Graham, Studebaker, Mercury, Nash, Hudson, Packard, Plymouth, Pontiac, Willys, Lincoln Zephyr. The title page reads -----Motor, The Automotive Business Magazine, Oct 1939, cover by A.C. Radebaugh.

The contents not counting all the advertisements --- it might happen at show time, the making of a new world, through the 1940 windshield, safety goes to college, 22,5000,000 cars scrapped, lets stay out of the war, little cars some day?, jobbing goes midget, assembly road map, used car- it is, master highways, the after market looks ahead, the new cars, general characteristics, the new cars--Motor's own automobile show, style- exterior, rear exterior, sizes- exterior & interior, the new headlights, service changes on the 1940 cars, comfort in the drivers compartment, lubrication chart for the 1940 cars, tune-up chart for the 1940 cars, windows, door locks, trunks & spare wheels, car-truck sales show a 42% gain, fix it this way, has FTC become an OGPU to snap at big business, complete index of thousands of facts about the new cars, 1940 car descriptions, car & truck specifications.

This magazine contains 317 pages, weighs just under 3 lbs, measures 9 7/8" x 13 1/4" and includes many many photos,
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