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Use: Media professionals demanding top-quality automotive content for their print products and/or Web sites. Professional artwork, editing.
What it is: Many of you asked if we could put our expertise to work to create a feature that covers not just classic cars, but those vehicles that have left an indelible mark on car culture. The Fine Lines series examines significant vehicle marques, their backgrounds and their contributions to the history of the automobile. All this, with real artwork.
- Mac and PC page layout with accompanying text and
art files for maximum work flexibility.
- About 850 words: separate text file included.
- Layout is 8×21.5 inches (newspaper), but can be
reconfigured by your designer to fit most spaces.
- PDF of layout included.
- High-resolution artwork suitable for print.
- Includes Photoshop layers file of main art.
- Multi-platform page layout opens with either Quark
Xpress or Adobe Indesign.
- Fonts are not included, but we attempt to stay with
standard system fonts. If not, just change the fonts to
match your style.
While the automobiles of 1950s were often overstuffed, chrome-laden, gas-drinking behemoths, there were actually many practical exceptions.
One company, Nash-Kelvinator, later to become American Motors Corporation, successfully bucked the chrome-and-fins trend. The company’s cars came with frameless unitized body construction, safety features that were ahead of their time (such as seatbelts), unique reclining seats you could sleep in and engines that championed fuel economy over horsepower and straight-line acceleration.