Books by Dan Lyons

Cars of the Fantastic 50’s

44 chapters covering finned favorites and rarities of the 1950's.  Over 300 color photos, interesting stories and period advertisements.


12” x 12”, hard bound

192 pages, 301 illustrations

Cars of the Sensational 60’s

40 chapters on some of the most notable and notorious cars built in the 60's.


12” x 12”, hard bound

192 pages, 301 illustrations

Corvette: An American Classic

Covers Corvettes' first fifty years

Dan Lyons & John F. Katz


11-1/2” x 11-1/2”, hard bound

192 pages, 188 illustrations

Sixties American Cars

Favorites and forgotten cars from the 1960's. 


8 1/4” x 9” soft bound

96 pages, 80 illustrations

Station Wagons

Author: Byron Olsen

Photographer: Dan Lyons

If you, like me, spent part of your childhood looking at life through the back seat window of the family wagon, you'll enjoy this book.


81/4” x 10 3/4”, soft bound

128 pages, 120 illustrations

Muscle Car Milestones

Jason Scott & Dan Lyons

Classics of the muscle car era, in words and pictures. Covers both the revered and the rarely seen among high performance cars from the early 1960’s - 1970’s.

8¼” x 9”, Soft Bound
96 pages, 80 illustrations

Modern American Muscle

All the details on the major muscle cars of the modern era, including Corvette, Viper, Mustang and Camaro. Also includes hot rod pickups like the Ford F-150 Lightning, Dodge Ram SS/T and GMC Syclone..

8¼” x 9”, Soft Bound
96 pages, 80 illustrations

Cars of 1965

Follows the same format as the Cars of 1957 book: an overview of 1965 models, automaker by automaker.

12” x 12”, Hard Bound
144 pages, 300 illustrations

Cars of 1957

Fins, flashy paint jobs and the first rumblings of high performance. An award winning, detailed look at the cars of what was arguably the Fifties finest year.

12” x 12”, Hard Bound
144 pages, 298 illustrations

What’s New

2018 Car Calendars

Check out the Calendars page for details about my six, car and truck titles for 2018.

The page has direct links to the publisher’s website (Tide-Mark Press), where you’ll find photos and a description of each title, along with purchase information.  

Latest Reviews

2019 Kia Forte

2018 GMC Terrain Denali

2018 Audi Q7

2018 Jaguar XF Sportbrake

2018 Audi A4

2018 Cadillac ATS-V Coupe

2018 Mercedes-Benz E400 4MATIC Cabriolet

2018 Ford Mustang GT Convertible Premium

2018 Buick Regal TourX

2018 Infiniti Q60 Red Sport 400 AWD

2019 Volkswagen Jetta

2018 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth

2018 Dodge Challenger GT

2018 Volkswagen Golf R

2018 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid

2018 Ford Fusion

2018 Hyundai Accent

2018 Ford EcoSport

2018 Ford F-150

2018 Kia Niro PHEV