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Road DVD

$34.95

Road is one of the most startling and eye-opening films about road racing ever made. This is the inside story of the Dunlop dynasty in their own words. From the small town of Ballymoney Joey and his brother Robert burst onto the motorcycling scene in the 1980s. Their brand of speed and style won them fans worldwide – and many races. But road racing is a dangerous sport, the roads that make up the circuits are lined with fences, stone walls, houses, streetlights and road signs. All the ‘furniture’ feels very hard when a... More...

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...

Shelby Mustang: Fifty Years

$69.99

Celebrate Americas premier performance car!From the original Shelby Mustang GT350 to todays 700-plus horsepower GT500, Carroll Shelby and Ford Motor Co. have defined high-performance with their Shelby Mustangs. Shelby built his Mustangs from 1965 until 1970, at a time when it seemed that the muscle car was a dying breed. Then an odd thing happened - people began to realize the classic nature of the car almost as soon as Shelby stopped building them and prices began to climb. By the end of the decade, the Shelby Mustang had become one of the first muscle cars to attain classic status,... More...

Formula 1: Technical Analysis: 2013/2014

$79.99

For the fourth consecutive year, Sebastian Vettel has won the Formula 1 World Championship for drivers. He did so with 13 victories out of the seasons 19 races, from the Grand Prix of Belgium to the Brazilian GP. Only Kimi Raikkonen, Fernando Alonso, Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton were able to get the better of the great German champion with their sporadic wins. And Vettels string of successes also enabled Red Bull to confirm once again it is still the top constructor. On the technical front, the 2013 world championship acquired a certain stability, even if there was no lack... More...

Le Mans: Official History of the World's Greatest Motor Race,1990-99

$109.99

Officially licensed with the ACO, the organisers of the annual Le Mans 24 Hours race, this sumptuous book is the fifth title in a decade-by-decade series that is building up into a multi-volume set covering every race since 1923. Each year is exhaustively covered in vivid photographs, a detailed and insightful commentary, full results data and a glorious rendering of the official race poster. Compiled by an acknowledged authority of this legendary race, this series of books will be treasured by all enthusiasts of sports car racing. Highly detailed year-by-year coverage of the decade’s ten races, giving over 30... More...

The World's Longest Taxi Fare

$44.95

In 1930 on the streets of Geelong a 68 year old resident of Lorne, Ada Beal, hailed a taxi. Only Ada wasnt trying to get to the shops as her taxi driver Charlie Heard expected, she wanted to go all the way to Darwin.PrintEmailPermalinkShare 4 This extraordinary story of how Ada and her two best girlfriends took a three month return taxi trip to the Outback was all but lost until Charlies dusty diary was found 20 years ago in the cupboard of one of his nieces. Handed down through the generations, the diary eventually landed in... 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...

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...

American Tanks & AFVs of World War II

$59.99

The entry of the US into World War II provided the Allies with the manufacturing and engineering might that finally gave them the ability to take the war to the German and Japanese forces across the world. During the course of the war, over 80,000 tanks were built by the Americans, almost twice what Germany and Britain built combined during the same period, and American tanks rapidly became the backbone of the Allied armored warfare effort against the Axis powers. The M4 Sherman, M3 Stuart and M3 Lee tanks poured out of American factories and onto battlefields providing the armored... More...

Captured Eagles: Secrets of the Luftwaffe

$45.00

The Luftwaffe blazed a trail during World War II with some of the most advanced aviation technology the world had seen. America was left desperately playing catch-up, using a combination of information gleaned from defectors, battlefield trophies and combat crew reports to help them understand the German technology in the skies above Europe. This book explores these American efforts to uncover the secrets of the Luftwaffe and reveals how the race into Germany at the end of the war further fuelled technology advances that were to become central to the space race and need for aviation dominance throughout the Cold... More...

Great Racing Motorcycles Vol 1 DVD

$39.95

‘Racing improves the breed’ – Soichiro Honda Over the last century competition has been the driving force in developing motorcycles to the point where today’s road bikes can produce in excess of 150bhp and are capable of speeds approaching 200mph. It is not that long ago a top flight racing motorcycle would be lucky to produce 50bhp and struggle to reach 140mph. By showcasing fifty iconic racing machines from the birth of the World Championship to start of the MotoGPTM four-stroke era this valuable visual resource charts the development of the... More...

2015 Milestones Isle Man Road Races Calendar

$39.99

The ever popular Milestones calendar returns for 2015 featuring another selection of specially researched and staged tableaux. Artist and journalist Rachel Clegg delves in to the rich history of motorcycle racing on the Mountain Course to discover extraordinary anecdotes which she illustrates in these tasteful and witty photographs. Props for this years shoot included mannequin legs, bagpipes, waders, Indian headdresses, tutus, wings, Olive oil, sledges, tyres, tanks, sparklers, fireworks and even a horse head mask.... Be warned, these always sell out fast so make sure you get your order in quickly! More...

Lockheed F-117 Nighthawk Stealth Fighter

$24.99

From its questionable debut over Panama, the shoot-down of a Nighthawk during Operation Allied Force over the former Yugoslavia, to the mind-boggling successes enjoyed by the type in the two Gulf Wars, this is the story of another Skunk Works icon that took aircraft design and operational capabilities to previously unprecedented levels. Even from the earliest days of dog-fighting, when pilots attempted to attack their advisories with the sun on their backs, one adage has held true - "you cant destroy what you cant see". Even with the advent of radar the precept remains valid, however, the... More...