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Lea-Francis cars: books - history and technology

A book on Lea-Francis? Explore here our selection of illustrated books on the history, models and technology of Lea-Francis passenger cars.

The Lea-Francis Story

Founded in 1895 under the aegis of R.H. Lea, the company originally built cycles and motorcycles but, by the 1920s, was established as a manufacturer of high quality sporting cars.

From the 1930s to the 1960s, Lea-Francis specialized in medium-sized cars built with care and the best quality components.
Successful in motorsports, "Leaf" was an innovative company, but a lack of regard for good business principles led to fluctuating fortunes throughout the company's long life. This text tells the story of the firm.

Author:Barrie Price
Specs:176 pages, 25 x 20.5 cm / 9.8 x 8.1 in, paperback
Illustrations:profusely illustrated
Publisher:Veloce Publishing Ltd (GB, 2016)
Series:Veloce Classic Reprint
EAN:9781845849573
Book: The Lea-Francis Story

The Lea-Francis Story

Language: English

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