The autobiography of CSX2300Author: Mills, RinseyCode: 52468Price:AU $122.22Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: PORTER PRESS INTERNATIONAL Published date:10/09/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2019
This book tells the fascinating history of the Daytona Coupe version of Carroll Shelby's fabled Cobra with special focus on one of the six cars built. The fabulous Daytona Coupe, brutally purposeful in both looks and performance, was created to win the FIA World Sportscar Championship and duly did so in 1965.
When Britain Ruled the RoadsAuthor: Grimsdale, PeterCode: 55656Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD Published date:10/06/2019Availability:Please contact us for availability
`A band of stubborn pioneers rose from the embers of Britains cities after World War Two and created the finest automobiles the world had ever seen ... High Performance tells the exhilarating tale of their journey down the fast lane. Ben Collins, bestselling author of The Man In The White Suit and How To Drive In January 1964 a team of tiny red ......
Stars and Heroes in the World of CarsAuthor: Ludvigsen, Karl E.Code: 55676Price:AU $44.99Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: DELIUS, KLASING & CO Published date:24/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
Automotive journalist Karl Ludvigsen, born in 1934 in the USA and one of the greats in automobile history, opens his archives in this book. In more than 50 years as a motor journalist, author, and an automobile historian, he has accumulated a comprehensive knowledge of his subject, and has met all the prominent figures of the automobiles golden ......
The History of Ford's Greatest High-performance CarsAuthor: Kinnan, RobCode: 51719Price:AU $54.97Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:15/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
Ford’s debut in April 1964 of the Mustang was the first stone overturned in the difficult task of repurposing its image to the youth market. The Mustang achieved that in spades but was often not taken very seriously in the muscle car ranks, where the 390GT engine was no match for the competition. When the Cobra Jet–equipped fastback Mustangs ......
Bloodhound and the Race for the Land Speed RecordAuthor: Noble, RichardCode: 38111Price:AU $40.99Format: Hardback / 400 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:10/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
In July 2015, the Bloodhound team will unveil the car with which they'll launch their assault on the World Land Speed Record. Powered by a jet engine from a Eurofighter Typhoon fighter and a rocket engine developed for the European Space Agency. This book is the culmination of a ten year beyond the state of the art engineering effort.
A Sure Hand and a Fine AutomobileAuthor: Sherman, Roger J.Code: 55087Price:AU $67.10Format: Paperback / 187 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:30/04/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2019
As head of Pierce-Arrow in its formative years, Colonel Charles Clifton played a significant role in the development of a venerated automobile manufacturer. This biography covers Charles Clifton's role in the earliest conflicts and achievements of the American automobile industry and the growth of the Pierce-Arrow company.
Definitive A-Z Encylopaedia of Low-Volume British Sports CarsAuthor: Rees, ChrisCode: 54351Price:AU $65.00Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:30/04/2019Availability:Please contact us for availability
This meticulously researched book tells the story of post-war British specialist cars and the birth of the kit car. As well as familiar names like Lotus, TVR and Ginetta, pioneers like Buckler, RGS and Rochdale are featured, plus long-forgotten makes such as Ashley, Martin and Microplas, many never been seen in a book before.
My Drive to be the Best Car Customizer in Hip Hop and SportsAuthor: Castro, WillCode: 55679Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: MANGO Published date:24/04/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2019
Will Castro is the star of Velocity Channels Unique Rides. As one of the most popular car customizers in America, his life is a dream journey realized through a business he is passionate about, combined with his working with marquee names in entertainment. His fans flock to his personal appearances, watch him on TV, and follow him on social ......
The doco collection that puts the pedal to the metal!Author: Beyond Home EntertainmentCode: 55613Price:AU $29.95Format: DVD / 518 mins Publisher: BEYOND HOME ENTERTAINMENT Published date:20/04/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2019
Drive into the incredible world of American muscle cars. This collectors set explores these dream cars from the origins to the assembly line inside the walls of some of the most successful motor companies. From Corvettes to Mustangs, follow the stories of these popular muscle cars that have taken the world by storm, one ride at a time. Through ......
Inside Story of how John Bishop Built the World's Greatest Sports CarRacing SeriesAuthor: Bishop, MitchCode: 55139Price:AU $160.00Format: Hardback / 384 pages Publisher: OCTANE PRESS Published date:23/03/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2019
Fifty years ago, a new sanctioning body emerged at a pivotal moment in motorsports history. Racing was on the upswing. New tracks were being built all across the U.S., imported cars from Europe and Japan were flooding the market, designers were pushing limits and drivers were looking for an opportunity to race for more than just a trophy. Into ......
Immagini Di Una Vita/A Life in PicturesAuthor: Allievi, PinoCode: 51928Price:AU $81.48Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: GIORGIO NADA EDITORE Published date:22/03/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2019
Michael Schumacher: the greatest of all time. A champion with a reputation founded on records, the man who has brought most glory to Ferrari in the modern era. With a dramatic coda to the story that we like to think of as a pit stop before a return to the race, to normality.
The Autobiography of the World's Greatest Formula 1 DesignerAuthor: Newey, AdrianCode: 51329Price:AU $28.43Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:21/03/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2019
'Adrian has a unique gift for understanding drivers and racing cars. He is ultra competitive but never forgets to have fun. An immensely likeable man.' Damon Hill The world's foremost designer in Formula One, Adrian Newey OBE is arguably one of Britain's greatest engineers and this is his fascinating, powerful memoir.How to Build a Car explores ......
Author: Stone, MattCode: 54334Price:AU $62.86Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/03/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2019
Many of todays successful businesses have humble roots dating to a period immediately following World War II. One such example began in 1946, when Frank Galpin opened a humble Ford dealership in San Fernando, California. Its 3-car showroom sold 46 cars in that first year of business. In 1953, H. F. (Bert) Boeckmann II joined Galpin Ford as a ......
Dick Shattock's Pioneering Sports Racing CarsAuthor: Shattock, AlanCode: 54203Price:AU $71.30Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: TROUBADOR PUBLISHING Published date:28/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
Alan Shattock has been researching the history of his father. Dick Shattock's, RGS Atalanta sports cars, his pioneering work on the use of fibreglass for the manufacture of sports car bodies and his collaborative work with John Griffiths on the production of JAG cars.
Author: Klasing, DeliusCode: 54328Price:AU $89.95Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: DELIUS, KLASING & CO Published date:28/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
•Formula E - the worlds first fully electric international single-seater street racing series - consists of ten teams and twenty drivers, competing on the international stage. This book charts Formula Es rise, the races and the vehicles
Electric and electrifying: Formula E is reinventing motor sport. Things here arent calm and ......
The Photographic BiographyAuthor: Nye, DougCode: 48569Price:AU $105.77Format: Hardback / 300 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date:28/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
Following Evro Publishing's acclaimed photo memoirs of John Surtees and Stirling Moss, the appealing format of these books - wonderful photos with insightful narrative - is applied to the greatest figure in 20th century motor racing. In the aftermath of the Second World War, Enzo Ferrari went into motor racing with magnificent V12-engined cars and ......
For Britain (Two hardback volumes within a slipcase)Author: Taylor, SimonCode: 54319Price:AU $240.00Format: Hardback / 488 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date:15/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
Founded by John Heath and George Abecassis, the HWM racing team set out in 1950, the year of the Formula 1 World Championship’s inauguration, to race its Formula 2 cars all over Europe in a unique British endeavour. Always run on a shoestring, HWM’s single-seaters achieved great results in flying the flag with mainly British drivers, most ......
The Carlton Sports GuideAuthor: Jones, BruceCode: 54301Price:AU $30.54Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: CARLTON BOOKS Published date:07/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Formula One 2019: The Carlton Sports Guide, the world's bestselling Grand Prix handbook, is the essential resource for the season ahead. As well as the drivers' and constructors' world championship tables from 2018, there is a fill-in guide for 2019 making this a personalised record of the Formula One season.
The Mammoth Book of Formula OneRevised and UpdatedAuthor: ChicaneCode: 55655Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 416 pages Publisher: ROBINSON Published date:07/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
In the quest for ultimate speed, Formula One combines human drama, cutting-edge technological innovation and high-stakes finance in a thrilling global circus watched by half a billion avid fans. THE FASTEST SHOW ON EARTH brings the FIA Formula One World Championship vividly to life for everyone from first-time race-goers to avid fans wanting to ......
Standard EditionAuthor: Tiple, JohnnyCode: 54320Price:AU $99.95Format: Hardback / 316 pages Publisher: COTERIE Published date:02/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Back in the late 1960s, the commercial pace of motor racing was increasing. More major sponsors appeared on the F1 scene including tobacco giant Marlboro and Yardley cosmetics, and this interest had developed into a veritable flood by the time Team Lotus changed its Gold Leaf livery to the black and gold of the John Player Special cigarette ......
The Biography of David Scott-MoncrieffAuthor: Schrader, HalwartCode: 54294Price:AU $40.72Format: Paperback / 216 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:02/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The biography of a larger-than-life character in the world of motoring, especially among classic car collectors. David Scott-Moncrieff, aka `Bunty,' claimed to be the Number 1 in the Rolls-Royce second-hand car trade. He was a colourful personality, an experienced car expert, a charming entertainer and a passionate vintage race car addict.
Individually signed by the Colins father Jimmy McRaeAuthor: Colin McMaster, David EvansCode: 55016Price:AU $85.00Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: MCKLEIN PUBLISHING (GERMANY) Published date:01/02/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from Europe 2-3 business days
McRae, just Colin (signed)
These copies have been individually signed by the Colins father Jimmy McRae.
Colin McRae, the 1995 World Rally Champion, was the most spectacular rally driver. His natural speed and win-or-bust approach made him the favourite of rally fans worldwide. The word McRae became ......
English/German textAuthor: Davenport, JohnCode: 54972Price:AU $94.00Format: Hardback / 264 pages Publisher: MCKLEIN PUBLISHING (GERMANY) Published date:15/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Asked to sum up the Ford Escort, Markku Alén put it in fourwords: "Its a winners car." The front-engined, rear-wheel drive car triumphed all around the world, whether it was at the 1970 World Cup Rally, the East African Safari, in Swedish snow or on Finlands high-speed tracks. At its home event, the RAC Rally, the Mk1 and Mk2 versions proved ......
The Man, Cars and AeroplanesAuthor: Skillen, GrahamCode: 52237Price:AU $50.00Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:15/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Captain Marendaz, pilot with the RFC, was a controversial manufacturer of record-breaking sports cars and aircraft between the wars, his cars being driven by Kaye Don, Gwenda Stewart and the parents of Stirling Moss. He was detained by the Government under 18B Regulations in 1940, later emigrating to South Africa for a number of years.
Author: Kelley, RichardCode: 52247Price:AU $60.00Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:11/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Waiting is the story of a rookie photojournalist immersed in Formula One's golden age of the 70s and 80s. Aged just 19, Richard Kelley saw the need to faithfully document the sport's lethal dangers, iconic personalities and technological developments in a period of seismic change, which caused F1's unique character to disappear forever.
Across Trumpland in a Model T FordAuthor: Moore, TimCode: 52250Price:AU $29.98Format: Paperback / 336 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:17/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Tim Moore - indefatigable travelling everyman - switches two wheels for four as he journeys across Trumpland in an original Model T Ford. Lacking any mechanical knowledge or intuition, he sets off to bully a car from East to West armed only with a top speed of 25 mph, a fan belt made of cotton, wooden wheels (again) and a truckload of 'wise-ass ......
A Memoir by Chester A. HenchenAuthor: Chester HenchenCode: 55031Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 178 pages Publisher: BOOLARONG PRESS Published date:15/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Experience the life of a used car dealer and his family as they share triumphs and tragedies on a journey expanding their business in a provincial city.
The author has been a car enthusiast his entire life, which sets him apart from his contemporaries. Rare cars purchased from the heart are scattered throughout the story plus serious ......
and his drivers: 2018Author: Richard NetherwoodCode: 55437Price:AU $49.95Format: Hardback / 119 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:10/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The book details the life of the Batten Brooklands Racing Special. Written by its current owner, Neil Bennett, it covers the car's construction, competition history and ownership from 1935 to date. Foreword by Simon Taylor.
My StoryAuthor: Earnhardt Jr., DaleCode: 51766Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:04/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Dale Earnhardt Jr reflects on the recent events of his career---his 2016 concussion and his decision to retire from racing full-time in the NASCAR Cup Series.
The Diary of a Woman Racing DriverAuthor: Timothy, W JCode: 55558Price:AU $15.95Format: Paperback / 200 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:03/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A fiction novel in diary form of how a Welsh girl becomes Formula One champion, against all odds in the chauvinist and male orientated motor racing world.
Dorking's part in motor racing historyAuthor: Loftus, TomCode: 54305Price:AU $14.26Format: Paperback / 72 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:01/12/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2018
An account of the career of the Rob Walker Racing Team and its operations in the town of Dorking.
A memoir of motor racing and other automotive escapadesAuthor: Roberts, DaveCode: 54308Price:AU $20.35Format: Paperback / 200 pages Publisher: BOOK GUILD Published date:29/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Dave Roberts had the good fortune to inherit some money after his aunts death in 1999. Instead of using it sensibly, to replace his rotting windows and the hole in the kitchen ceiling, he purchased a sports car in kit form, built it, and took it motor racing. There followed 15 years of fun, learning, and various tribulations. At the end of it, ......
Author: Higham, PeterCode: 54306Price:AU $101.85Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date:26/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Year-by-year treatment covers each season in fascinating depth, running through the teams - and their various cars - in order of importance.Two teams dominated the decade, McLaren and Williams taking all but two of the drivers' and constructors' titles.
The Making of a Global Automotive EmpireAuthor: Geoff CarverhillCode: 52051Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date:14/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Rootes Story - The Making of a Global Automotive Empire traces the meteoric rise of the two Rootes brothers, William and Reginald, development of one of Britains most important motor vehicle manufacturers. The Rootes Group acquired some of the most famous names in the British motor industry: Hillman, Humber, Sunbeam and Singer cars, as well ......
Author: Bailie, JohnCode: 54322Price:AU $170.00Format: Hardback / 348 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:10/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This isn’t a book just about motor racing. Its about people. It’s about the pioneers who created Britains first permanent true road racing circuit...firstly for motor cycles in 1931 and then also for cars from 1933.
It’s about the phenomenal success and dramatic progress that saw the circuit expand from loose-surfaced tracks ......