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

2019 Car Calendars

Please check out the Calendars page for details about my six, retail, car and truck titles for 2019.

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 Lexus LS 500

2019 Hyundai Kona

2019 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback

2019 Honda Insight

2019 Toyota Avalon

2019 Nissan Kicks

2019 Ram 1500 Rebel

2019 Nissan Armada

2019 Ford Edge

2019 Ford F-150

2019 Acura RDX

2018 Hyundai Ioniq

2019 Lexus ES 300h