The Man, Cars and AeroplanesAuthor: Skillen, GrahamCode: 52237Price:AU $50.00Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/04/2019Availability: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.
The Biography of David Scott-MoncrieffAuthor: Schrader, HalwartCode: 54294Price:AU $40.72Format: Paperback / 216 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:02/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
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.
The Making of a Global Automotive EmpireAuthor: Geoff CarverhillCode: 52051Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS 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: Kaiser, D PhilippCode: 54272Price:AU $30.99Format: Paperback / 364 pages Publisher: BAKER & TAYLOR Published date:12/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
Did I just read that Nashville, best known as Music City with the Country Music Hall of Fame and Grand Ole Opry, and barbecue, once had its own, and the South's first, automobile builder? ... You say it really did. Well, if so, what was it called, and where and when was it? ... Marathon from 1910 through 1914; never heard of it. Wait a minute. Is ......
An Illustrated History of Bond CarsAuthor: Wotherspoon, NickCode: 48280Price:AU $63.46Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: BAKER & TAYLOR Published date:30/07/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Prolifically illustrated with many rare period photographs and original advertising material. Based largely on primary source material and many personal interviews
A True Story of Invention, the X Prize, and the Race to Revive AmericaAuthor: Fagone, JasonCode: 48379Price:AU $28.27Format: PaperbackPublisher: BAKER & TAYLOR Published date:16/05/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
When the X Prize Foundation announced that it would give $10 million to anyone who could build a safe, mass-producible car that could travel one hundred miles on the energy equivalent of a gallon of gas, the challenge attracted more than one hundred teams from all over the world--including dozens of amateurs. Many designed their cars entirely from ......
Author: Hull, GrahamCode: 47731Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:18/04/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A century of 26 exceptional designs. Author Graham Hull, designer of Rolls-Royce and Bentley cars for 30 years, believes vehicles associated with extreme niches, luxury, performance or economy are fascinating. Regardless of being built in millions or not, one litmus test is applied: was the vehicle an exceptional solution? The fruits of Formula ......
Author: Porter, PhilipCode: 46330Price:AU $89.95Format: Hardback / 672 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:05/09/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Porter is the author of around 30 books, including several on motor racing and four written with Stirling Moss, but this is the book he always wanted to write. Two years research has gone into this first volume of two that digs far deeper than any book previously published. Indeed, it is the most in-depth book ever published on a racing driver, ......
Author: Sen, GautamCode: 47104Price:AU $460.00Format: Hardback / 800 pages Publisher: CHATERS WHOLESALE Published date:01/09/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
That Marcello Gandini is one of the greatest of automobile designers ever has never been disputed, and whether he is the greatest ever, only time and the directions automobile design takes, will tell. But there is no doubting Marcello Gandini’s immense impact on automobile design in the last four decades of the 20th century that still remains ......
Author: by Steve Lehto, foreword by Jay LenoCode: 39494Price:AU $43.99Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: BAKER & TAYLOR Published date:01/07/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
"The first comprehensive, authoritative account of the amazing rise and tragic fall of Preston Tucker, the visionary entrepreneur who, in the wake of World War II, took on the Big Three automakers to create a revolutionary new vehicle: the Tucker '48, the first car in almost a decade to be built fresh from the ground up."--Provided by publisher.
Author: Temple, DavidCode: 40298Price:AU $62.78Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: CHATERS WHOLESALE Published date:10/06/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
At 6-foot, 3-inches tall, Harley Earl was an imposing figure, but his true stature lies in his towering talent for automotive design and styling. Over his 50-year career, he created as well as collaborated on the most innovative, bold, technologically advanced cars made by General Motors. As a titan of American auto design, the cars he helped ......
Author: Price, BarrieCode: 40418Price:AU $51.00Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: RENNIKS PITSTOP Published date:05/05/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Successful in motorsports, "Leaf" was an innovative company, but a lack of regard for good business principles led to fluctuating fortunes throughout the company's long life. This text tells the story of the firm.
Author: Barrie WillsCode: 38188Price:AU $74.95Format: Hardback / 392 pages Publisher: CHATERS WHOLESALE Published date:21/10/2015Availability:Sold Out
John Z, The DeLorean & Me, illustrated by hundreds of photographs, tells of the hard work, effort and inspiration by so many in Dunmurry, Hethel, Coventry, Irvine, New York and elsewhere, who consider it the best time of their working lives. It:
* Heralds the record 28 months in which the DeLorean car was engineered, developed and manufactured, ......
Author: Martin ShepherdCode: 37891Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 360 pages Publisher: CHATERS WHOLESALE Published date:12/03/2015Availability:Sold Out
MIKE HAWTHORN, BRITAINS FIRST WORLD MOTOR RACING CHAMPION, was internationally famous by the time of his death. The dashing young Englishman had just won an epic battle for the title against Stirling Moss in a classic last race duel; similar to that between James Hunt and Nicki Lauda in 1976, and Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg in 2014. ......
A Classic Car, an Outlaw Motorhead, and 57 Years of the American DreamAuthor: Swift, Mr EarlCode: 38645Price:AU $42.41Format: Paperback / 576 pages Publisher: BAKER & TAYLOR Published date:20/05/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
An unforgettable ode to American car culture, award-winning author Earl Swift's wise, funny, and captivating narrative follows an outlaw-genius motorhead as he attempts to restore an iconic 1957 Chevy from rusted-out wreck to gleaming work of American art--before the FBI closes in.A classic '57 Chevy, in wretched shape: Slumped among hundreds of ......
A Classic Car, an Outlaw Motorhead, and 57 Years of the American DreamAuthor: Swift, Mr EarlCode: 38654Price:AU $70.70Format: CD-Audio / 724 mins Publisher: BAKER & TAYLOR Published date:06/05/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
A brilliant blend of "Shop Class as Soulcraft" and "The Orchid Thief," Earl Swift s wise, funny, and captivating "Auto Biography" follows an outlaw-genius auto mechanic as he painstakingly attempts to restores a classic 1957 Chevy to its former glory all while the FBI and local law enforcement close in.To Tommy Arney, the old cars at Moyock Muscle ......
Author: Williams, GwynforCode: 39161Price:AU $54.89Format: Hardback / 196 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:02/12/2011Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Jones Balers from humble beginnings in the yearly 1940s grew to become one of Britains most respected companies. This is the story of how two Welsh brothers built a stationary baler, the first British self -tying pickup baler and progressed to make world beating machines culminating in the Jones Super Star of 1960. The fact that many are still ......
Author: Atkinson, KevinCode: 39688Price:AU $111.00Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: RENNIKS PITSTOP Published date:14/06/2007Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Here is the definitive history of one of Britain's oldest and most important and influential car manufacturers. Thoroughly researched and with nearly 300 photos this is an important piece of automotive history.
Car Men 14 (Italian - English - German Text)Author: Car Men Series No 14Code: 52035Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 108 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:01/01/2004Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Italian - English - German Text Shrinkwrapped copy
"Information technologys most revolutionary effect - has been essentially to change the concept of form, project and construction methodology and hence, in effect the entire practice
of design. What is at stake in the third millennium is the search for the new."
Author: Giorgio NADA EditoreCode: 46911Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 85 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:01/01/2004Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This book, richly illustrated, retraces the sport and technical history of the cars, through brief but precise texts signed by Gianni Rogliatti, one of the most appreciated historian of the Cavallino facts.