Sound recordings of classic sports and racing cars, vintage aircraft, and steam and diesel locos.
Mostly from hi-fi stereo tape and digital mini-disc original recordings + 1 digitally processed mono archive recording (added pseudo-stereo effect)
Recorded during 1982 to 2008.
Running time 145 minutes
**Classic sports cars (including special feature on AC Cobras)
**Classic aircraft - piston and jet
**Classic diesel locomotives (including special feature on Deltics)
Some of the most impressive - and the rarest - of engine sounds from the world of transport preservation. Including sounds that you may never be able to hear in real life, that can be brought straight into your living room.
A vast range of great engine sounds recorded over a 26 year period.
Well over 2 hours of rare recordings on 2 CDs
Price includes worldwide postage.
Sample sound (mp3):
17 genuine AC Cobras inside one room (!)
Jaguar C-Type blasts down a country lane
Bugatti Type 55 (straight 8 engine)
Low flying Mosquito
On-train ride behind a class 9F
Deltic/class 50 double header
Class 37 in a tunnel
Vulcan bomber on one of its farewell appearances
Coronation Class makes a hasty departure
BRM V16 shatters everyone's ear-drums!
Note: Although advertised as having no talking, there is a small amount of on-location commentary in the background of a few classic car recordings, although I've edited out as much as I could.
Classic cars featured, include:
AC Ace, Aceca and Cobra.
Alvis Speed 25.
Aston Martin DBR1, DB2/4, DB3S, DB4, DB5 and DB6.
BMW 328 and 507.
Bugatti Type 55.
Ferrari 250GT, 250GTO, 275GTB, 275GTS and Thinwall Special.
Jaguar Mk. II, XK120, XK140, XK150, C-Type, D-Type and E-Type.
Maserati 250F and 300S.
Mercedes 280SL and 300SL.
MGBGT V8 and MGC.
Triumph TR5 , TR6 and Stag.
*Also, a special feature on the AC/Shelby Cobra: Over 20 Cobras start up in a crowded paddock; 17 Cobras inside a hall; a brief clip of a Cobra circuit race; a 427 Cobra parks; plus other Cobras on road and track.