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The V12 Engine

V-12 engine table of contents:

American Twin Sixes

European Twelves

Aero Speed

Classic-era Americans

British and French Classics

Teutonic Twelves

Racers in America

Grand Prix Glories

Post-war Potency

Competition Ambitions

Engines for the Elite

Cat, Roundel and Star

Formula Twelves

American and German Luxury

Ultimate Sports-car Power

Appendix - V12 Firing Orders


Karl Ludvigsen
Karl Ludvigsen

In addition to his motor industry activities as an executive (with GM, Fiat and Ford) and head of a consulting company, Karl Ludvigsen has been active for over 50 years as an author and historian. As an author, co-author or editor he has some four dozen books to his credit. Needless to say, they are all about cars and the motor industry, Karl's life-long passion.

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