Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and the Race Against Time: In this book a family consists of an adventurous 4 year old boy, a bright 10 year old boy, a gothic 13 year old girl, an optimistic mother, and an inventive father. Their car Chitty Chitty Bang Bang can travel through time. So, the family gets lost in time. They encounter huge Tyrannosaurus Rex, a dashing count, and a lost city of gold. They are also trying to save the world from 2 super villains. And the chase continues as the villains steal the car and leave the family in 1966 in the World Cup.