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Goodwood Festival of Speed 2014 DVD Review (NTSC)

$44.95

An all-time record crowd of more than 200,000 fans made their summer pilgrimage to West Sussex for the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed, the greatest motoring garden party in the world. The overall event theme – Addicted To Winning – The Unbeatable Champions of Motor Sport – gave Lord March and his team an unparalleled opportunity to celebrate the most illustrious names in the history of motor sport, and the drivers, riders, cars and motorcycles who gathered for four glorious days in June exceeded even the most stratospheric expectations. Mercedes-Benz celebrated 120 years in motor sport with a... More...

Isle of Man TT 2014 DVD

$39.95

The Official Review of the 2014 Isle of Man has so much non-stop action crammed into four hours that its been hard for the editors to know what to leave out! • Michael Dunlop wins 4 races - the new King of the Road from the Dunlop dynasty • The first 132 mph lap from Bruce Almighty Anstey • Popular wins for Gary Johnson and Dean Harrison - TT superstars in the making • Staggering performance from newcomer Peter Hickman including a 129 mph lap on a Superstock bike. • Triumphant return for BMW, 75... More...

Troy Bayliss: Sportbike Riding from the Top Down

$60.01

In his first book, three-time World Superbike Champion Troy Bayliss offers a master class in advanced sportbike riding techniques. Sportbike Riding From the Top Down will help nearly every serious rider - from newcomers working to improve their performance and safety on the road to experts trying to make the most of their next track day. This is the first instructional riding book written by a professional of Baylisss stature and experience. Joined by fellow rider and author Andrew Trevitt, Bayliss explains key physical skills required for effective riding at any level, as well as sophisticated techniques for maximizing performance... More...

Jeep: The History of America's Greatest Vehicle

$84.99

The definitive, fully illustrated celebration of an auto manufacturer that paved its own way by going off-road. Few American vehicles, or vehicles made anywhere else in the world for that matter, are as universally iconic as the Jeep. From olive drab WWII military relics to the beloved Wrangler with its rear-mounted spare tire, open-air design, and telltale roll cage, the Jeep is a true classic. In "Jeep: The History of Americas Greatest Vehicle, " automotive writer Patrick R. Foster chronicles over 70 years of Jeep vehicle design and production. Beginning with the Jeep as a crucial component of the American... More...

Life of the Automobile: Complete History of the Motor Car

$54.99

"The Life of the Automobile" is the first comprehensive world history of the car. The automobile has arguably shaped the modern era more profoundly than any other human invention, and author Steven Parissien examines the impact, development, and significance of the automobile over its turbulent and colorful 130-year history. Readers learn the grand and turbulent history of the motor car, from its earliest appearance in the 1880s--as little more than a powered quadricycle--and the innovations of the early pioneer carmakers. The author examines the advances of the interwar era, the Golden Age of the 1950s, and the iconic years of... More...

Performance Corvairs

$34.99

Full and complete revision to the original "How to Hotrod Covair Engines" by Bill Fisher. Everything the engine builder needs to know to rebuild the Corvair for a variety of applications from street to full race. Covers all Corvair Engines from 1960-69. More...

It's Not Just about Cars

$29.95

Set against the "Big Country Town" that was Brisbane during the 1950s and 60s a junior bank officer searches for the love of his life and the car of his dreams. An unexpected change of occupation leads him down a road surpassing his wildest expectations and back to his childhood town of Maryborough. From boarding houses to the world of commerce, you meet some interesting characters on his journey in this true story. Snippets of local history and unusual car information add to this great read. More...

Formula One: The Complete Story 1950 To 2014

$44.99

With season by season highlights, this compact overview of the competition presents the drivers and their cars, the teams and the circuits to give a unique perspective on the worlds most exciting and competitive sport. More...

John Surtees: My Incredible Life on Two and Four Wheels

$109.95

Published to mark the 50th anniversary of John Surtees becoming Formula 1 World Champion, in 1964, this long-awaited book is a photographic memoir by the only man to have won World Championships on motorcycles and in cars. Containing nearly 300 photographs from Surtees’ own collection as well as from the world’s finest motorsport picture libraries, this major book presents a complete visual record of Surtees’ life accompanied by fascinating commentary written in collaboration with co-author Mike Nicks. Royalties from sales of the bookwill go to the Henry Surtees Foundation, which was set up to honour the memory of John’s son... More...

Ferrari Fever: A Lifetime Collecting, Restoring & Racing

$229.00

Ferrari Fever is a fascinating and nostalgic look back at the classic car collecting scene in the ‘60s and ‘70s, an era when some of the rarest and most interesting Italian automobiles could still be found hidden or languishing in barns, junkyards or by the side of the road…almost lost in time. Paul Schouwenburg’s story begins in wartime occupied Amsterdam, a poignant backdrop to the hardships of the years to follow, when the appearance of any exotic Italian thoroughbred was a rare sight indeed. Fuelled by a fascination for all things mechanical, adventures on a Rudge bicycle and early... More...

Legendary Farm Tractors: A Photographic History

$29.99

If youre a tractor enthusiast with a passion for tractor photography, "Legendary Farm Tractors" is a dream-come-true pictorial produced with you in mind. Containing more color photographs of more types of farm tractors than any other book in print, "Legendary Farm Tractors" presents tractors from the United States, Canada, Europe, and Japan--models from the 1880s to today--along with detailed captions, together offering a comprehensive photographic history of tractors. Organized alphabetically by make so that readers can find their favorites easily, the tractors covered here include everything from familiar manufacturers like John Deere, Ford, Farmall, Case, Caterpillar, and International Harvester to... More...

SCOOTER MANIA:Recollections from Isle of Man International Scooter Rally

$39.99

At last! A year-on-year account of the Isle of Man International Scooter Rally, the brainchild of WWI veteran-turned-politician, James Mylchreest Cain. Following a fact-finding mission to Dusseldorf, accompanied by Peter Agg from Lambretta, the second Rally went International for 1958, and was to grow in popularity throughout the 1960s, attracting competitors from countries as far and wide as Australia, USA, Rhodesia, Germany, Italy, Sweden, Poland, Czechoslovakia and India. In addition to gymkhana and endurance events, closed-road and circuit racing attracted fast men such as Neville Frost, John and Norman Ronald, Ray Kemp, Andy Smith, and Norrie Kerr. In 1971, the... More...

The Ducati Monster Bible: New Updated & Revised Edition

$94.99

When Ducati unleashed Galluzzis Monster at the Cologne Show at the end of 1992, few expected it to become Ducatis most successful model. Dramatically styled, minimalist in stature, yet bristling with innovative engineering, the 900 Monster created a new niche market. A multi-faceted machine, the Monster bridged the gap between racetrack oriented sports bikes and cruisers. Here was a naked motorcycle that was as much a performance machine as a cruiser. The Monsters radical styling has also been the inspiration for a large after-market industry, providing cosmetic and performance accessories, and with engine capacities ranging from 400 to 1100cc there... More...

First Light DVD - The Story of the Youngest Spitfire Pillot

$33.95

Producer's notes: The dramatic story of the youngest Spitfire pilot in the Battle of Britain Geoffrey Wellum was just 18 when he was thrown into combat as a fighter pilot at the beginning of the terrifying air war of the Battle of Britain. Now seventy years on and aged 89, he is still haunted by the conflict that almost destroyed him. Based on Geoffrey's personal and deeply moving memoirs, First Light is an intimate drama-documentary that delivers a compelling testimony of his wartime experiences, revisiting the stark emotions and fiery action... More...

The Lancaster at War DVD (2009)

$34.95

Producer's notes: The Lancaster at War is a vivid account of the aircraft that became the mainstay of Britain's Bomber Command in the struggle to defeat Nazi Germany. Described as the outstanding heavy bomber of World War II, the Avro Lancaster played a major role in the long and savage bombing campaign to cripple Hitler's Third Reich. Archive film, some of it unseen in colour, along with material specially shot for this production, graphically illustrate the capabilities of this remarkable aircraft, its development and its war-time missions. The... More...

Falling Upwards: How We Took to the Air: History Ballooning

$34.99

Nominally a history of the hot air balloon, Falling Upwards is really a history of hope and fantasy - and the quixotic characters who disobeyed that most fundamental laws of physics and gave humans flight New Republic, Best Books of 2013 CHOSEN AS BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR IN ** Guardian ** New Statesman ** Daily Telegraph ** New Republic ** TIME Magazine 10 Top Nonfiction Books of 2013 ** The New Republic Best Books of 2013 ** Kirkus Best Books of the Year (2013)** From ambitious scientists rising above the clouds to test the air, to brave generals floating... More...