Great Ideas in Motion II: A History of Chrysler in Australia


Author: Gavin Farmer | Pages: 440 | Dimensions: 21 x 29.7cm | ISBN: 978-0-6488444-3-3
Standard hard bound ($160.00)

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Product Description

Gavin Farmer and ILINGA BOOKS presents the most detailed and comprehensive history of Chrysler in Australia. This new edition chronicles the history from the T J Richards years through the boom years of post World War 2 and onto the sad ending in 1981 when the last Valiant was driven off the Tonsley Park production line.  This book will become a must-have for any dedicated car enthusiast’s library and particularly for Chrysler enthusiasts.

Great Ideas in Motion II investigates all aspects of Chrysler’s thirty-plus years in Australia, looking at such legendary automobiles such as the Dodge- De Soto- Plymouth sedans from 1946–through–1957, the Chrysler Royal, the Dodge Phoenix, the Centura, the full Valiant period including the Pacer, Charger, VIP, Chrysler by Chrysler as well as the connections to the Rootes Group and finally to Mitsubishi.

Great Ideas in Motion II is 440 pages printed on glossy art paper with hard binding; it includes many photos, some of which have never been published before.

The foreword has been written by former Managing Director Ian Webber.

This edition is limited to only 500 copies.