OVERVIEW
Car and Driver was published by William B. Ziff and his Ziff-Davis Publishing Company. It is a re-titling of Sports Car Illustrated. The publisher was Bradford Briggs and the editor was Karl E. Ludvigsen. Mr. Ludvigsen is credited with the name change to Car and Driver with the April 1964 issue. He wanted to shift the focus to a more general automotive magazine and not one just exclusive to sports cars. It is still published today and has had several different business owners through the years.

PUBLICATION DATA
Car and Driver publishers provided net paid circulation data from 1962 through 1975. The magazine started in the #4 position and typically was in the #3 position through 1975. Monthly print volumes started at 33,000 and reached 116,000 in this time span. Overall annual growth was 12.3%.

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CONTENT COMPLETENESS:
The magazine is still published as of 2019. Only images through 1985 are included at this time, but more will be added in the future.

Apr 1961
Apr 1961 Vol 6 No 10
May 1961
May 1961 Vol 6 No 11
June 1961
June 1961 Vol 6 No 12
July 1961
July 1961 Vol 7 No 1
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Aug 1961 Vol 7 No 2
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Sept 1961 Vol 7 No 3
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Oct 1961 Vol 7 No 4
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Nov 1961 Vol 7 No 5
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Dec 1961 Vol 7 No 6
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Jan 1962 Vol 7 No 7
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Feb 1962 Vol 7 No 8
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Mar 1962 Vol 7 No 9
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Apr 1962 Vol 7 No 10
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May 1962 Vol 7 No 11
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June 1962 Vol 7 No 12
July 1962
July 1962 Vol 8 No 1
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Aug 1962 Vol 8 No 2
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Sept 1962 Vol 8 No 3
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Oct 1962 Vol 8 No 4
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Nov 1962 Vol 8 No 5
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Dec 1962 Vol 8 No 6
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Jan 1963 Vol 8 No 7
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Feb 1963 Vol 8 No 8
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Mar 1963 Vol 8 No 10
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Apr 1963
Apr 1963 Vol 8 No 10
May 1963
May 1963 Vol 8 No 11
June 1963
June 1963 Vol 8 No 12
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July 1963 Vol 9 No 1
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Aug 1963 Vol 9 No 2
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Sept 1963 Vol 9 No 3
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Oct 1963 Vol 9 No 4
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Nov 1963 Vol 9 No 5
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Dec 1963 Vol 9 No 6
Jan 1964
Jan 1964 Vol 9 No 7
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Feb 1964 Vol 9 No 8
Mar 1964
Mar 1964 Vol 9 No 9
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Apr 1964 Vol 9 No 10
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May 1964 Vol 9 No 11
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June 1964 Vol 9 No 12
July 1964
July 1964 Vol 10 No 1
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Aug 1964 Vol 10 No 2
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Sept 1964 Vol 10 No 3
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Oct 1964 Vol 10 No 4
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Nov 1964 Vol 10 No 5
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Dec 1964 Vol 10 No 6
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Jan 1965 Vol 10 No 7
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Feb 1965 Vol 10 No 8
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Mar 1965 Vol 10 No 9
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Apr 1965 Vol 10 No 10
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May 1965 Vol 10 No 11
June 1965
June 1965 Vol 10 No 12
July 1965
July 1965 Vol 11 No 1
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Aug 1965 Vol 11 No 2
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Sept 1965 Vol 11 No 3
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Oct 1965 Vol 11 No 4
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Nov 1965 Vol 11 No 5
Dec 1965
Dec 1965 Vol 11 No 6
Jan 1966
Jan 1966 Vol 11 No 7
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Feb 1966 Vol 11 No 8
Mar 1966
Mar 1966 Vol 11 No 9
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Apr 1966 Vol 11 No 10
May 1966
May 1966 Vol 11 No 11
June 1966
June 1966 Vol 11 No 12
July 1966
July 1966 Vol 12 No 1
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Aug 1966 Vol 12 No 2
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Sept 1966 Vol 12 No 3
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Oct 1966 Vol 12 No 4
Nov 1966
Nov 1966 Vol 12 No 5
Dec 1966
Dec 1966 Vol 12 No 6
1967 to 1972