This is the book for the car person who wants it all in one reference guide. Hemmings Motor News, the go-to people for all things automotive, has put together a great all-reference guide in one concise easy-to-read guide. Encyclopedic in nature, this well-organized book include categories such as: body styles, body construction, designers and stylists, coachbuilders, and early auto pioneers. Auto companies from A to Z with brief histroical references, automotive technological references from brakes to lighting. Special categories of racing, hot rodding, high performance, and restoration round out the publication. A great addition in the Hemmings Motor News Illustrated Collector-Car Enclycopedia is a listing the notable Concours, Museums, auctions, and car clubs. This is a must-have for the car-guy!