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

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

2018 Mazda3 GT

2018 Lexus NX 300h

2018 Subaru Crosstrek

2018 Hyundai Elantra GT Sport

2018 Acura MDX

2018 Mercedes-Benz AMG GLC43

2019 Volvo XC40

2018 Infiniti QX30