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.
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 ......
Author: Mills, RinseyCode: 50457Price:AU $94.83Format: Hardback / 400 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:15/01/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2018
Following on from his highly popular books British Lorries 1945-65 and British Vans & Pick-Ups 1945-65, Rinsey Mills returns to provide A-Z coverage of British motorcycle manufacturers and their products during the 20 years following World War II.This was a time when the British industry was at the top of its game, exporting all round the world ......
Pioneering Australian MotorcyclistsAuthor: Fowles, Sally-AnneCode: 49421Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PITSTOP Published date:15/11/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
If you ever dare to pursue your dreams, the stories of these extraordinary Australian heroines who have broken the stereotypical mould, will not only inspire you but will also leave you in awe of their courage and dedication in pursuit of their passion.
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.
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: Henshaw, PeterCode: 40431Price:AU $59.99Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/07/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
THE definitive book of the BSA Bantam, a simple commuter bike that thousands learnt to ride on. The book includes year-by-year specifications, colour schemes and engine/frame numbers. Also contains a guide to buying a secondhand Bantam and details of Bantam clubs and specialists. The essential Bantam companion!
Stories of Motorcycles and Other DrugsAuthor: Mihailovic, BorisCode: 47462Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: HACHETTE AUSTRALIA Published date:22/03/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Caution: Contains incidents of insane motorcycle antics, drug use and swearing.
Riding 1970s Moto Guzzis in Northern CanadaAuthor: Nick AdamsCode: 37494Price:AU $19.95Format: Paperback / 108 pages Publisher: CREATESPACE Published date:01/08/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Canada is blessed with thousands of kilometers of empty roads which seem to wind on forever through forested hills and between still blue lakes. What better way to explore them than by riding 40 year old Italian motorbikes, famous for their dodgy electrics and sparse dealer network. Ancient bikes, aged rider, thousands of kilometers of virtually ......
Author: Simon GandolfiCode: 37768Price:AU $6.00(was
AU $19.99)Format: Paperback / 267 pages Publisher: ARCADIA Published date:15/07/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This epic exploration of thirteen countries takes Gandolfi across desert and over mountains, through the Amazon forest and the length of the Appalachians. Guide books may warn of thieves, bandits, corrupt police and border officials; Gandolfi writes of the remarkable kindness and generosity he encounters. Courtesy, patience and good humour are his ......
The Ultimate History of Bike DesignAuthor: Chris Boardman, MBECode: 37495Price:AU $59.95Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: VOYAGEUR Published date:22/06/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
From the velocipede era to today's high-tech bikes, dive into the history of the bicycle.Former Olympic cycling gold medalist and world record holder Chris Boardman is among the most influential bicycle designers in the world. In "Biography of the Bike," he examines the evolution of the modern bicycle from the invention of pedals to recent ......
Author: DukeCode: 37144Price:AU $44.99Format: DVD / 55 mins Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:09/03/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Marc Márquez: Record breaker, history maker - trophy collector.
Join Marc Márquez and his team for a relaxed lunch as they reflect on the highlights of his career so far and examine what it is that gives him his racer’s edge.
In his meteoric career Marc Márquez has gone from being just another one of the “groms” on the grid to being the ......
Author: John BryantCode: 33143Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: ABC BOOKS Published date:15/08/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
A bumper collection of yarns from motorcyclist enthusiasts around Australia. Get out on the highway and into this new collection of all-Australian motorcycle stories - the latest addition to ABC Books bestselling Great Australian series. Edited by John Bryant and full of laconic Aussie humour, the collection features 40 stories that capture the ......
Author: Mihailovic, BorisCode: 38620Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:24/06/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Whether you're into dirt bikes, road bikes, ride a Yamaha, scooter or Laverda: if you've ever experienced the primal rush of riding a motorcycle, the pain of crashing, the suffering of healing and the epiphanies of speed, then this book is for you. MY MOTHER WARNED ME ABOUT BLOKES LIKE ME is about friendship, treachery, girls in tight pants and ......
Code: 27036Price:AU $39.95Format: DVD / 69 mins Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:22/07/2013Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A heartfelt and intimate documentary of one of the most remarkable sportsmen of all time, told by some of his closest friends, colleagues and rivals. The Isle of Man TT is the most dangerous motorcycle race in the world. Over 230 people have died trying to conquer the 37 3/4 mile circuit, regarded as the ultimate thrill ride for any racer. ......
Author: Jackson, ColinCode: 30749Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:11/06/2013Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Until the 1950s, even into the '60s, British motor cycle makers ruled the roost such as Scott, Rudge, BSA, Norton and Vincent. Gloriously illustrated and written by a world-leading authoritarian figure on powered motorcycling, Classic British Motorcycles tells of a fascinating yesteryear when Britain was a leading pioneer of motorcycling.
1928 to 1936Author: Sulkowsky, ZoltanCode: 36091Price:AU $12.90(was
AU $42.99)Format: Paperback / 413 pages Publisher: WHITEHORSE PRESS Published date:01/05/2013Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The year was 1928 when two young Hungarians decided to travel around the world on a motorcycle. Like Robert Fulton, whose circumnavigation of the globe is chronicled in his 1937 book One Man Caravan, Sulkowsky thought his was the first around-the-world journey on a motorcycle. Sulkowskys account of his travels, ......
Long-Distance Motorcycling's Endless RoadAuthor: Pierson, Melissa HolbrookCode: 38909Price:AU $22.95Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:30/11/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
"Pierson is an even better writer than she is a rider."-Boston Globe
Author: Steve KoernerCode: 25607Price:AU $36.95Format: Paperback / 368 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:01/07/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The British motor cycle industry once stood at the top level of world production. Before and after WWII, famous names such as BSA, Ariel, Norton, Triumph, Matchless and Vincent led the world in design, technology and popularity. After 1945, when the German industry failed to develop into the serious threat that the British had feared it would, ......
Author: Alex CrivilleCode: 22858Price:AU $27.99Format: Paperback / 158 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The 160-page book documents the 1999 500cc World Champion’s incredible career, with its highs and lows, triumphs and spectacular crashes all discussed by the former rider, and is available in both Castilian and Catalan
Author: Mark BerettaCode: 18322Price:AU $35.00Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Australia's love affair with motorcycle racing and its fearless heroes was meant to be. Two things have made it so enticing. The first is the inherent love of freedom, speed and adrenalin - that wild feeling of the wind whipping your face as you fight to take the machine as fast as it can go. The second is the ingrained Australian desire to test ......
Author: Ruffell FilmsCode: 18589Price:AU $29.95Format: DVD / 96 mins Publisher: COMPOSITE PICTURES (NZ) Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Compulsive viewing for everyone, bike enthusiast or not. Motorcycle enthusiasts the world over have always talked of designing the ultimate "Super bike. New Zealander John Britten did more than talk about it. He went ahead and built it - at home and by hand! This is his amazing true story.
Author: Greenfield, BrianCode: 39703Price:AU $69.95Format: Paperback / 154 pages Publisher: RELLIM TECHNICAL PUBLICATIONS Published date:01/03/2007Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A fascinating account of this famous motorcyle in Australia. Brian Greenfield has accumulated an amazing amount of material on Vincent motorcycles over the years, including details of models, speedway history, personalities, and records of engine and frame numbers for machines imported into Australia and New Zealand.
Author: DukeCode: 33271Price:AU $34.95Format: DVD / 130 mins Publisher: DUKE MARKETING Published date:23/09/1999Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
An in-depth tribute to the legendary Foggy including the complete Champion Carl Fogarty-licensed film packed with action footage of his early races in Britain, his TT and NW200 races and the World Superbike series which he has made his own.
Additional features include freeze frames, extra footage filmed during the 2000 WSB season, recent, ......