Kids passion for cars has always run fast and furious, and this interactive book and kit gives enthusiastic gearheads the opportunity to build the essential parts of a car easily and independently.
Colorful and energetic, "How Cars Work" details the principles for ten basic car mechanisms and includes examples of their everyday use, helpful timelines detailing each part s history, and straightforward instructions on how to build each mechanism. All of the materials needed to build each mechanism are contained within the kit, including machine pieces, nuts and bolts, and a detachable peg boardall color-coded for easy identification. The projects include: wheels, gear box, steering, exhaust valves, timing belt, pistons, suspension, accelerator pedal, and brakes.
This follow-up to "How Machines Work" is hands-on and engaging, certain to inspire the DIY spirit in every child "
How Cars Work
Running Press Book Publishers
The Interactive Guide to Mechanisms That Make a Car Move