The Cars Of Harley Earl

Author: David W Temple
Publisher: CarTech Inc
ISBN: 161325234X
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Veteran automotive historian David W. Temple has researched and unearthed the complete story of Harley Earl’s cars, his notable design achievements, and many accolades.

Harley Earl And The Dream Machine

Author: Stephen Bayley
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf
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An extensively illustrated tribute to the life and career of Harley Earl examines the significant impact of his ideas on the course of American automobile design

Harley Earl

Author: Stephen Bayley
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There was an element of social class in the cars and in the achievement. Earl
came from California and spent his working life in Grosse Pointe, Michigan. He
was unknown in New York and New England, where the Euro-centric design
establishment lived. He was also separate from, although contemporary with, that
first generation of American industrial designers, including Raymond Loewy and
Norman Bel Geddes, who operated from Manhattan. You can see the cars as
products of ...


Author: William Knoedelseder
Publisher: Harper
ISBN: 9780062289070
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Knoedelseder tells the story in ways both large and small, weaving the history of the company with the history of Detroit and the Earl family as Fins examines the effect of the automobile on America’s economy, culture, and national psyche ...


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As soon as he could, he acquired a Chevrolet sedan and began reworking its
grille and bumpers. In the next few years he ran through seven secondhand cars,
redesigning and rebuilding all of them. He graduated from high school and went
to work for his father. He has never attended any art or design school. In 1939, at
23, Nickles read a story in Life about Detroit and cars, which referred to Harley
Earl — and, through a typographical error, to one "Earl Harley." Inspired by the
story, ...

Special Deluxe

Author: Neil Young
Publisher: Kiepenheuer & Witsch
ISBN: 3462315056
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Auf dem Roadtrip mit dem großen Neil Young Der Ausnahmemusiker und seine zweite große Leidenschaft: Nach seinem unkonventionellen autobiographischen Buch »Ein Hippie-Traum« präsentiert Neil Young in »Special Deluxe« nun im Spiegel ...


Author: David Temple
Publisher: CarTech Inc
ISBN: 1613251599
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This book features fascinating period photography of Motorama cars at the show, in development, and at different locales.

Classic Cars

Author: Norm Mort
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780778730125
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Harley Earl was born in 1893 in California. He was the son of coachbuilder J.W.
Earl. In the 1920s, Harley Earl began working for General Motors to help design
the 1927 LaSalle, and a year later the new Cadillac. Harley Earl was a leading
designer with GM for three decades. He designed many stylish GM cars,
including the futuristic Buick Y-Job, the Cadillac Eldorado and Chevrolet Corvette
. He is also credited with being the first designer to put tail fins on cars. Earl
retired as the ...

Harley Earl

Author: Stephen Bayley
Publisher: Taplinger Publishing Company
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cars. for. the. stars. harley earl in hollywood Harley Earl was born in Hollywood
on 22 November 1893, the son of J. W. Earl who since 1889 had been a local
coachbuilder, making wagons, carriages and racing sulkies for the Mexican
farmers and ranchers who preceded the movie industry as the denizens of the
Los Angeles suburb. Hollywood, according to Ethel Barrymore, was entirely
unreal, 'a glaring, gaudy, nightmarish set, built in the desert'. By Californian
standards the Earl ...

Diecastx Magazine

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Harley Earl discussed the performance of the 1954 GM Firebird I concept car with
test driver Mauri Rose. The image of this car is the center point of the Daytona
500 trophy. Die-Cast Model Cars in scale of 1/18 and 1/
43. Harley Earl with his Buick Y-Job, GM's first dream car and Earl's personal
mode of transportation. At GM's Arizona proving grounds in 1958, Earl is shown.
many of the style and design features were later seen on cars throughout GM's
many ...