The End of an Australian DreamAuthor: Kurmelovs, RoyceCode: 49553Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: HACHETTE AUSTRALIA Published date:29/08/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
An extraordinary account of the impending closure of the Holden factory in Adelaide. More than the end of a business - it's the end of an era, of a story, and of a great Australian dream.
A Celebration of the Classic Australian Marque in 48 CarsAuthor: Wakely, JoelCode: 48594Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 204 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:20/08/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The story of Holden, from JA Holden’s 1850s saddlery to the highlights of 69 years of making all-Australian vehicles. With contributions from dozens of Holden enthusiasts about their cars plus hundreds of photographs, this is a unique Holden memento.
Revised EditionAuthor: Gavin Farmer and Gary BridgerCode: 38367Price:AU $89.95Format: Hardback / 248 pages Publisher: ILLINGA BOOKS Published date:15/03/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This book, written by Gavin Farmer and Gary Bridger covers the life and times of one of Australia’s most iconic sports coupes – the Valiant Charger. Conceived on a whim and a pauper’s budget, the Valiant Charger became the proverbial overnight sensation that saved Chrysler’s pride.
Hey, Charger goes into considerable detail to bring ......
Author: ChevronCode: 33277Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: ROCKPOOL PUBLISHING Published date:01/11/2014Availability:Sorry, this title has been cancelled
Holden captures the essence of these three great cars - Commodore, Torana and Monaro, their muscle, their romance, their engineering - as well as their glory days round the Bathurst roads. It features photos, stories and a comprehensive history of the country’s best loved cars, plus a detailed analysis of all the models of the great cars.
Author: Damian KringasCode: 25275Price:AU $21.95Format: Paperback / 158 pages Publisher: INDEPENDENCE JONES Published date:01/07/2012Availability:Sold Out
Publisher's notes: In 1925 two Type 39 Bugatti racing cars made their way to Australia. Like all grand prix Bugattis the Aussie T39’s became sought after by collectors and enthusiasts – but while one was preserved, the other would have a Ford flathead V8 fitted, campaigned by enthusiast and engineer, Jack Day, then sold to larrikin racer ......
Author: Don LofflerCode: 25894Price:AU $49.95Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: WAKEFIELD PRESS Published date:01/07/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Publisher's Notes: 'Don Loffler has now written five outstanding books on Australia's Own Holden. Unlike many motoring enthusiasts, Loffler's interest in the cars comprises a deeper interest in Australian social and cultural history. For the first time, he looks at models made between 1956 and 1967 and explains why photos of the early cars ......
Author: Chevron PublishingCode: 24450Price:AU $99.00Format: HardbackPublisher: CHEVRON MARKETING SERVICES Published date:01/07/2011Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The incredible story of the Australian Touring Car Championship and the V8 Supercar Championship Series. This huge 500-plus page book is the definitive history of Australian touring car racing, tracking the development of the championship from its humble beginnings as a single race on the Gnoo Blas circuit near Orange in rural NSW in 1960 to ......
Author: ChevronCode: 24897Price:AU $34.95Format: DVD / 120 mins Publisher: CHEVRON MARKETING SERVICES Published date:01/07/2011Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Producer's notes: The VN Commodore SS is a highly significant model in the history of high performance Holdens. Sadly, it never received the kudos it deserved over its short competition life, now 20 years ago. The second place the VN scored at Bathurst in 1991 is hardly remembered today, but it was against much tougher opposition than that ......
Author: ChevronCode: 24896Price:AU $34.95Format: DVD / 120 mins Publisher: CHEVRON MARKETING SERVICES Published date:01/07/2011Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Producer's notes: The final years of Australia’s unique Group C touring car formula in the mid-1980s were dogged by controversy, back-stabbing, boycotts and bitter political brawls between competitors and the sport’s controlling body, CAMS. However, on the race track, this colourful period also produced some of the best tin-top racing ever ......
Author: Damian KringasCode: 24532Price:AU $21.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: INDEPENDENCE JONES Published date:01/07/2011Availability:Sold Out
Publisher's Notes: In the three years Australia officially experienced the Nissan R32 GT-R in the early 90s, we as an auto-loving nation would never be the same. Australia would be the only country outside Japan to have the honour and for Nissan Australia it was a period of corporate turmoil and they, as a brand, would also never be the ......
Author: ChevronCode: 22994Price:AU $34.95Format: DVD / 120 mins Publisher: CHEVRON MARKETING SERVICES Published date:01/12/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Producer's notes: Classic Australian Touring Car Races Vol .9 revisits the 1981 Australian Endurance Championship races at Adelaide International Raceway (27/7/81) and Surfers Paradise International Raceway (1/11/81). This was the time when the legendary Peter Brock faced renewed competition from old rival Allan Moffat in his Mazda RX7, new ......
Author: Marc SchagenCode: 24409Price:AU $21.95Format: DVD / 95 mins Publisher: M & L SCHAGEN TRANSPORT Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Producer's notes: On the weekend of the 18th -19th September 1999, the HSRCA conducted a tribute race meeting to the multi-talented racing career of Frank Gardner OAM. Prior to that, at a special Club Dinner, Frank delivered one of his classic "discourses" before receiving a presentation from the Club. The occasion was captured on video ......
Author: Don LofflerCode: 22853Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 336 pages Publisher: WAKEFIELD PRESS Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Publisher's Notes: Leading early Holden historian Don Loffler has unearthed an amazing collection of stories and facts about FJ variants, from the popular Special to the rarest of them all – an experimental station wagon – as well as non-factory versions in many guises. The FJ Holden is lavishly illustrated with more than 500 photographs, ......
Author: ChevronCode: 23646Price:AU $69.95Format: DVDPublisher: CHEVRON MARKETING SERVICES Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The box set contains the following 4 DVDS: The Racing History of Ford Falcon XD/XE, The Racing History of Ford Falcon Hard Top, The Racing History of Ford Falcon GT-HO, The Racing History of Ford Mustang.
Author: ChevronCode: 22036Price:AU $34.95Format: DVD / 72 mins Publisher: CHEVRON MARKETING SERVICES Published date:01/12/2009Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Producer's notes: In Australian motor sport, no one can boast a record that is comparable with Mark Skaife. With more wins in the Australian Touring Car championship than anyone else, a record equalling five Championship Titles, five Bathurst victories and more pole positions than any other driver except the great Peter Brock, Skaife is ......
A Complete Encyclopedia of All ModelsAuthor: Bebbington, TerryCode: 21948Price:AU $59.95Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:01/10/2009Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
"60 Years of Holden" builds on the success of its
predecessors (45 and 50 Years of Holden), bringing
together vast amounts of technical information and
specifications on the 100 model series that Holden has
produced since it began manufacturing. Beginning with
Holden's pre-1948 history, this book charts Holden's
course in Australia, with ......
The Cars, the Culture, the CompetitionAuthor: Bedwell, SteveCode: 21875Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: ROCKPOOL PUBLISHING Published date:01/08/2009Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Holden versus Ford, Ford versus Holden, Red versus Blue,
Blue versus Red, even the order in which you say these
two precious words marks you for life as to which side of
the white line you drive on. Going straight to the heart
of what it means to be Australian, this book is a must-
have addition to any Ford or Holden lover's bookshelf.
Author: John CrawfordCode: 25147Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 199 pages Publisher: MARQUE PUBLISHING COMPANY Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Sold Out
Originally produced as a promotional publication for Mitsubishi Australia, this new edition has been released on the open market. It is an excellent history of Mitsubishi in Australia, exploding many myths and explaining how the company developed over the decades since 1980, when Mitsubishi took over Chrysler Australia. It also covers the history ......
Author: Eric NorthCode: 21269Price:AU $79.95Format: Paperback / 455 pages Publisher: ERIC NORTH Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
This substantial book is a collection of facts, photos and anecdotes about Buick in Australia. It describes Buicks brought into Australia from the earliest imports in 1905 to the private imports of more recent years. Surviving cars from each period are shown with the number of imports for each year where known. The quality of photographs is ......
Author: John M WrightCode: 20656Price:AU $35.00Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: BROOKLANDS Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Sold Out
Publisher's Notes: A book for all motoring tragics, this is a fascinating history of an iconic car - the FJ Holden - and the story of the extraordinary success of General Motors Holden. The FJ Holden. It's an unmistakable, much loved and unique symbol of Australia - right up there with the pavlova, Don Bradman's baggy green, or Christmas on ......
Author: ChevronCode: 18369Price:AU $36.95Format: DVD / 90 mins Publisher: CHEVRON MARKETING SERVICES Published date:01/07/2006Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The 1970s will always be remembered by Australian motor sport fans as the golden days for Ford. In 1972, the company radically changed its design mould, introducing a new fastback two-door body shape that became known as the Falcon Hardtop.
What followed over the next seven seasons has become Australian motor sport legend. At its peak in 1977, ......
Author: All Interactive DistributionCode: 24844Price:AU $39.95Format: DVD / 240 mins Publisher: ALL INTERACTIVE DISTRIBUTION Published date:01/01/2000Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Producer's notes: This is the 3 part TV history of Australia via the cars we drove - how we became a car nation. Featuring interviews with Sir Jack Brabham, Allan Moffat, Colin Bond, Bev Brock, Vince Sorrenti, Jean Kittson, Steve Bisley, Reg Mombassa and Paul Keating. Featuring music by John Barry, Ennio Morricone, The Saints, The ......