Porsche's simple, reliable, and freshly styled 356 became the cornerstone of the marque's long-term success. Unveiled 50 years ago in Geneva, the car's lines and rear engine-design informed the construction of later models and quickly garnered a devoted following on both sides of the Atlantic. This all-color model history explains the brilliance of Ferdinand Porsche's 1949 design, charts the 356's competition history, and forms a persuasive argument that the 356 set the standard for all postwar sports and GT cars. In ...

Porsche 356 1999, Osprey Publishing (UK)

ISBN-13: 9781855329706

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