The First British Woman to Motorcycle Around the WorldAuthor: Beard, ElspethCode: 50981Price:AU $18.95Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: MICHAEL O'MARA BOOKS LTD Published date:14/06/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2018
In 1982, at the age of just twenty-three and halfway through her architecture studies, Elspeth Beard left her family and friends in London and set off on a 35,000-mile solo adventure around the world on her 1974 BMW R60/6.
Author: McGuinness, JohnCode: 50988Price:AU $17.05Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:15/05/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2018
He tells of what it takes to be a champion in such an exacting sport, and to keep winning even though all logic tells you to stop - and when so many of your fellow racers are paying the ultimate price for doing it.
The Coolest Motorcycle Builds Around the WorldAuthor: Davies, RobertCode: 50903Price:AU $37.93Format: Paperback / 168 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:01/05/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2018
Revelling in the beauty, and revealing the work behind the builds, of these stunning custom motorcycles
It's in My BloodAuthor: Dunlop, MichaelCode: 50980Price:AU $18.95Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: MICHAEL O'MARA BOOKS LTD Published date:19/04/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2018
In this sensational fully updated autobiography, Michael Dunlop reveals the highs and lows of TT racing and how this has made him the incredible rider he is today.
The World of Outlaw Motorcycle Clubs from Abyss Ghosts to Zombies EliteAuthor: Hayes, BillCode: 50911Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:28/03/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2018
Discover all the major clubs -- Hells Angels, Outlaws, Pagans, Mongols, Vagos -- as well as lesser-known clubs from around the world, their histories, leadership biographies, photos, stories, and more.
My StoryAuthor: Spencer, FreddieCode: 50169Price:AU $17.05Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:08/03/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2018
Feel is the story of how a small-time boy from humble beginnings in Louisiana rose to the pantheon of greats, to win the 500cc and 250cc GP Championship in the same year - an historic achievement over three decades ago which has never been repeated.
Irish Motorcycle Racer Charles B Franklin, Designer of the Indian ChiefAuthor: Sucher, HarryCode: 50427Price:AU $56.90Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/02/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2018
The story of Charles B Franklin, a successful Irish motorcycle racer, who became design engineer at the Indian motorcycle factory in Springfield, MA, USA. He designed the Indian Scout and Chief, two iconic models that helped give American heavyweight V-twin motorcycles an enduring popularity.
Bernie Guindon and the Reign of the Satan's Choice Motorcycle ClubAuthor: Edwards, PeterCode: 50890Price:AU $24.64Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE CANADA Published date:06/02/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
You could call Bernie Guindon the Sonny Barger of Canadian bikers (but not to his face). The founder of Satan's Choice, Guindon led what was in the 1960s the second-largest biker club in the world (after the Hells Angels, which Bernie would join briefly in the early 2000s) to national prominence and international infamy. His life wasn't all bikes ......
A Psychologist Explains the Motorcyclist's Mind and the Relationship BetAuthor: Barnes, MarkCode: 50116Price:AU $36.17Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:24/10/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Why would anyone want to do something as dangerous as motorcycling? For those who love to ride, no explanation is necessary. For everyone else, there's Why We Ride. Designed as both an explanation for outsiders and an anthem for those within the fold, this new book presents the insights of Mark Barnes, PhD, a motorcycling clinical psychologist.
The Sunday Times Number 1 BestsellerAuthor: Dunlop, MichaelCode: 49419Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: MICHAEL O'MARA BOOKS LTD Published date:01/08/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
THE SUNDAY TIMES NUMBER-ONE BESTSELLER.Michael Dunlop is quite simply the greatest road racer on the planet. Brother of William, also an accomplished rider, son of the late Robert and nephew of the late great Joey Dunlop, Michael can fairly claim that racing is in his blood. Now for the first time he talks in depth about his family story, how ......
How Alan Jones Climbed to the Top of Formula OneAuthor: Jones, AlanCode: 49295Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 416 pages Publisher: EBURY AUSTRALIA Published date:31/07/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Few names in international motorsport are treated with the same reverence as Alan Jones. When he speaks, they listen. He is one of only two Australians to win the Formula One World Drivers' Championship, and the first driver to do it for the now famous Williams team. His efforts brought Formula One to Australian TV screens, and today he is the ......
The First British Woman to Motorcycle Around the WorldAuthor: Beard, ElspethCode: 47941Price:AU $31.71Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: MICHAEL O'MARA BOOKS LTD Published date:06/07/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
As well as being the story of an extraordinary adventure, this is also a wonderful coming-of-age memoir; it's a story of love and loss and coming to terms with being an adventurous soul in an ordered world; and about how some journeys take thirty years to make sense of.
Portrait of a Bike LegendAuthor: Wain, PhilCode: 49374Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 168 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:01/06/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
"Speed and danger dont always go together, but its proper fun when they do." (Guy Martin). Truck fitter, ace racer, daredevil, speed junkie, all-round "character", Guy Martin is just a normal guy, driven to succeed by a passion for speed, whether it is on his daily 20-mile cycle to work - his exploits on the track and for television are ......
Bernie Guindon and the Reign of the Satan's Choice Motorcycle ClubAuthor: Edwards, PeterCode: 48024Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE CANADA Published date:04/05/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
You could call Bernie Guindon the Sonny Barger of Canadian bikers (but not to his face). The founder of Satan's Choice, Guindon led what was in the 1960s the second-largest biker club in the world to national prominence and international infamy. His life wasn't all bikes and crime. He was also a medalist in boxing for Canada at the Pan Am Games. ......
Author: Boorman, CharleyCode: 48053Price:AU $42.31Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION Published date:01/05/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Biography detailing motorcycle adventurer Charley Boorman's recovery from a major road traffic accident in February 2016.
My StoryAuthor: Spencer, FreddieCode: 48063Price:AU $37.93Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: VIRGIN BOOKS Published date:20/04/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Tells the story of how a small-time boy from humble beginnings in Louisiana rose to the pantheon of greats, to win the 500cc and 250cc GP Championship in the same year an historic achievement which has never been repeated. In this book, the author also recalls in detail the frenetic high-octane racing duels with the 'King' Kenny Roberts.
Racing and Riding with the King of CoolAuthor: Stone, MattCode: 47130Price:AU $45.00Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:10/01/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Even thirty years after his death, Steve McQueen remains a cultural icon. His image continues to appear in advertising and pop culture and his fan base spans from car lovers to racing enthusiasts to motorcycle obsessives. In his movies, McQueens character always had an envy-inducing motorcycle or car, but in his personal life, motorcycles were ......
The AutobiographyAuthor: Hutchinson, IanCode: 49420Price:AU $36.02Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: JOHN BLAKE PUBLISHIDUP1NOTUSED Published date:10/01/2017Availability:Sold Out
Ian Hutchinson - Hutchy to his many thousands of fans - is a motorcycle racer like few others. A road racer to the core, he has enjoyed spectacular success at the Isle of Man TT, the North West 200 and the Ulster Grand Prix, but his own story goes far beyond even those triumphs. In the summer of 2010, Hutchy set the record for most wins in a ......
Author: Beyond Home EntertainmentCode: 47873Price:AU $29.95Format: DVD / 270 mins Publisher: BEYOND HOME ENTERTAINMENT Published date:01/12/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
A Harley-Davidson is more than a motorcycle. It is a symbol of Americana, built from the ground up by founders Walter (Michiel Huisman) and Arthur Davidson (Bug Hall) and their friend Bill Harley (Robert Aramayo). But the road to success was not exactly smooth – filled with innumerable obstacles, ruthless competitors ......
Author: DukeCode: 47103Price:AU $29.95Format: DVD / 61 mins Publisher: DUKE MARKETING Published date:07/11/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Kevin Schwantz had the reputation for being the rider most prepared to ride on the ragged edge between control and catastrophe during an era when there were many tough and flamboyant willing to risk their necks for a tantalising chance at glory. This film follows Schwantz as he pursues his dream of winning a World title through ......
Author: Martin, GuyCode: 47452Price:AU $29.98Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: VIRGIN BOOKS Published date:20/10/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
In August 2015 Guy Martin crashed out of the lead of an Ulster Grand Prix superbike race held on the world's fastest racetrack. He had a surgery to bolt his broken spine and hand back together. But he wasn't about to take it easy... This book shows how how Britain's favourite daredevil fills his time when road racing is taken out of the equation.
One Man, One Bike and the First Lap Around Australia on Used Cooking OilAuthor: Carter, PaulCode: 46941Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: HODDER CHILDREN'S BOOKS Published date:06/10/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A white-knuckle ride around Australia on a green bike. From the author of Don't Tell Mum I Work on the Rigs (She Thinks I'm a Piano Player in a Whorehouse).
Author: Walneck, BuzzCode: 46257Price:AU $31.35Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: CREATESPACE Published date:26/08/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Jerry Barnett is famous for his automotive and motorcycle cartoons, as well as his political and satirical cartoons. He is also famous worldwide for his accurate cartoons and great story lines to go with them. Buzz Walneck is also famous worldwide, as an authority on classic motorcycles. Buzz has, for decades, published various classic motorcycle ......
More Stories of a Freelance Motorcycling JournalistAuthor: Melling, FrankCode: 46135Price:AU $25.98Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:05/08/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
In “The Flying Penguin”, the second part of his memoirs, Frank goes from 1985 until the present day following the same style of ripping, “Boys Own” yarns which take the reader personally through a remarkable and highly eventful life. There are plenty of near death stories, from almost drowning when trapped under a Honda enduro bike to looking ......
Pushing the LimitsAuthor: Stoner, CaseyCode: 39811Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: HACHETTE AUSTRALIA Published date:26/07/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
'If you never give up, anything can happen'. Casey Stoner Showing anything is possible when determination meets talent, two-time World MotoGP champion Casey Stoner shares his inspirational journey from Queensland toddler, with an extraordinary ability on a motorbike, to his decision to retire at twenty-seven with nothing left to prove. For the ......
Author: Lock, Craig GCode: 46234Price:AU $12.56Format: Paperback / 140 pages Publisher: CREATESPACE Published date:20/07/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
THE MIND OF A GRAND PRIX CHAMPION by Craig Lock "Racing is a metaphor for life's journey." Grand Prix drivers, motor racing, Formula 1, champions, the Zone, beyond the Zone, mind, mindpower "The driver is expected to explore the inner places of his desire by taking everything to this limit...to translate it into a sublime peak only he can reach; ......
Author: Hayes, BillCode: 39893Price:AU $34.99Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:30/06/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Learn the real stories behind legendary events in motorcycle outlaw history. Pretty much everything the world has ever heard about one-percenter motorcycle clubs has been pure, unadulterated bullshit. Take the so-called Hollister riot of 1947 that started it all.LIFE magazine convinced America that what Hunter Thompson called "The Menace" was ......
The Lost InterviewsAuthor: Birss, NeillCode: 39834Price:AU $35.00Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS (NZ) Published date:13/06/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
"Invercargill, at the far southern end of New Zealand. It's the late 1960s and two blokes sit in a modest shed drinking tea. The old bloke is telling stories about his life; the young bloke, a junior reporter, is typing earnestly on his Olympia portable typewriter. Dramatic tales abound u of youthful scrapes, motorcycle races and ingenious ......
Author: High, Peter K.Code: 39839Price:AU $24.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: CASTLE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:07/06/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Known as a master storyteller by all who meet him on the road, Peter High (aka Donkey) spins a lively tale about the twists and turns of life, about what makes him tick - and about encounters with a mysterious character named JC.
My Adventures as a Road Racing Truck FitterAuthor: Martin, GuyCode: 39891Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: VIRGIN BOOKS Published date:05/05/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
As Guy Martin's grandfather Voldemars frequently reminded him,'When you dead, you dead.' So, before it's all over, Guy Martin is making the most of the time he's got. This book deals with his life and work.
Robert Dunlop, Road Racing and MeAuthor: Beckett, LiamCode: 39925Price:AU $21.98Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: BLACKSTAFF PRESS LTD Published date:05/05/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
'There were always just the two of them, Robert and Liam, and there wasn't one weekend when Robert went racing that Liam wasn't with him. They were a formidable force, and Robert only needed Liam in his corner, he didn't need anyone else.' Louise Dunlop, Robert's wife. Liam Beckett wears many hats - plumber, footballer, manager, pundit, ......
Author: Roger HughesCode: 38193Price:AU $31.50Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/04/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
I had never heard of Gary Hocking until I discovered his grave in a cemetary in Wales. On looking-up his name, my jaw dropped. I had heard of Geoff Duke, and Mike Hailwood, and John Surtees. Yet Hocking had raced against them all, and eventually became double World Champion. I was fascinated to learn of his retirement, at an early stage in his ......