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The book that goes inside a General Motors Corporation automotive assembly plant-all the way to the factory floor.   Here is the story of Norwood Assembly- from the first car produced in 1923 to the 8 millionth-and the last car off the line in 1987

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                                   GENERAL MOTORS  AUTOMOBILE PRODUCTION

                                             DURING THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

                                                          ECHOES OF NORWOOD

From the “B” body to the “F” car in never before revealed photographs, production data, and personal recollections, all providing a rare glimpse into the inner workings of the automotive industry during the halcyon era of domestic automotive production

General Motors Automobile Production During The Twentieth Century


Technical highlights:

  • Throughout the years, in photos-step by step assembly detail.
  • Production sequencing details.
  • 1957 Chevy assembly photographs.
  • Fold out multi-floor     assembly line lay-outs.
  • Computers and production control.
  • 1967 Pilot Camaro data.
  • The birth of the 1967 Z/28 Camaro.
  • 1969 ZL-1 Camaro and Zl-1 Prototype information.
  • 1969 production quality metrics.
  • Inspection marks-why when and how.
  • The inside GM story from Upper level Exec's.
  • 1970 And 24 hour production schedule.
  • The 1972  record setting 174 day Labor  stoppage.
  • The 1972 Camaro, Firebird, and Nova's being crushed.
  • Movie and TV car production.
  • Pontiac Trans-AM's built with Oldsmobile engines.
  • Plant modifications.
  • Shipment and transport details.
  • 301 V-8 Pontiac Turbo Trans-Am inside story.
  • The 1980's ... .
  • The plant closure and demolition....and MUCH MORE!

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What Echoes is: A first of its kind book that chronicles the operation of a General Motors Corporation assembly plant as witnessed by the workers and managers who were really there.   A blockbuster 312 page book a decade in the making-including a stunning 578 pictures and illustrations!  Echoes details the assembly process with never before revealed information about regular production cars and many of the special cars built too-including the Pilots, prototypes, COPO's and Hi Performance models - even Hollywood movie car production. was all there- and now the book is finally here.

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