There is another way to get your historic dream car without breaking the bank, and this tells you how a few fortunate enthusiasts have achieved this! Following on from "The Cobra in The Barn", Tom Cotter has collected forty new, true-life stories from avid car collectors - amazing car finds and resurrections! The thrill of the hunt, tips and hunches followed, clues pursued, the heart-stopping payoff - from a forgotten Duisenberg in a Burbank garage to the original Daytona Coupe built by Peter Brock and since abandoned! Along the way, these entertaining stories impart plenty of hints and information for readers intent on finding their own dream cars which are out there - just waiting to be rescued and restored!
The title on Tom Cotter's business card reads: Certified Car Geek. For the past 30 years, Cotter has worked on nearly every end of the car business: mechanic, car sales, automotive public relations and marketing executive, auto racing authority, historian, racer, collector, restorer, journalist, and author. He has authored 10 automotive books, including most of the popular In the Barn series for Motorbooks. He has written for the New York Times and Road & Track magazine. Whenever he sits down at his keyboard to write another book, you can be sure that he has grease under his fingernails. Official Website: www.cobrainthebarn.com