Author: Salmon, RichardCode: 50430Price:AU $59.99Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: CHATERS WHOLESALE Published date:28/10/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This is the story as told by a man who was both a devoted fan and a loyal team member of British Racing Motors. He saw and was involved in the repeated failures and humiliating times of the 1950s, through the gradual progress of winning minor races to Jo Bonnier winning the first World Championship Grand Prix in Holland in 1959. It culminates ......
Britain's Oldest Car MakerAuthor: Coomber, IanCode: 49962Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:26/10/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The first Vauxhall car left the factory in 1903 and the solely car-making company Vauxhall Motors Ltd was formed in 1907. Famed as a maker of sporting and luxury cars, Vauxhall was bought by the American giant General Motors in 1925. GM took the company into a new era of mass production and turned it into one of the UK top five car companies.
Author: Jonathan WoodCode: 25358Price:AU $44.95Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: CHATERS WHOLESALE Published date:01/07/2012Availability:Sold Out
Alec Issigonis became famous world-wide because he designed the Mini. However, he had already designed the Morris Minor and had a hand in a number of advanced design projects before the Mini. By the mid-1960s, the Issigonis designed Mini and 1100 models from BMC were dominating the British market and making friends in many other countries. Here is ......
Author: Mike LawrenceCode: 25817Price:AU $49.95Format: Paperback / 276 pages Publisher: RENNIKS PITSTOP Published date:01/07/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Mike Lawrence's excellent warts and all book on Chapman paints a picture of a man with real genius but more than a touch of Arthur Daly in his make-up. Described as a charmer and a chancer, Chapman had a nasty streak and the book describes how this hero of every motor racing fan was flawed, an idol with feet of clay. From the days when his used ......
My view from the pit wallAuthor: Warr, PeterCode: 24984Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:15/02/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Peter Warr was best-known for his management of the Lotus
Formula 1 team, where he was one of Colin Chapman's
closest allies as well as the man who nurtured the early
Formula 1 careers of Ayrton Senna and Nigel Mansell.
Frank, informative and beautifully written, his memoir
remained unfinished at the time of his death in 2010, but
the bulk ......
Author: David Wegeulin ProductionsCode: 23200Price:AU $29.95Format: DVD / 55 mins Publisher: MOTORFILMS Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Producer's notes: Lord Raglan talks to an invited audience at the Bugatti Trust about the great pleasure he has had from Bugattis over a period of 60 years. Fitzroy Somerset, as he then was, used to visit Prescott when a student at the nearby Royal Agricultural College, and joined the Bugatti Owners' Club in 1952. His first Bugatti was a ......
Author: David Wegeulin ProductionsCode: 23203Price:AU $39.95Format: DVD / 45 mins Publisher: MOTORFILMS Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Producer's notes: Jack Lemon Burton owned, competed and dealt in practically every type of Bugatti. He is one of the rare Bugattists not only to possess one of the legendary Bugatti Royales but to use it on a regular basis. Using his extraordinary collection of photograph albums and quiet sense of humour Jack takes us on an amusing journey ......
Author: Paul KennyCode: 23007Price:AU $49.50Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Amherst Villiers, a cousin of Winston Churchill, is best known as the man who supercharged the legendary Blower Bentley, which his close friend Ian Fleming described as James Bond's only hobby. He also designed Malcolm Campbell's first land speed record-breaking Bluebird that played a part in BRM's only world championship-winning engine.
Author: Norman DewisCode: 15215Price:AU $199.00Format: DVD / 576 pages Publisher: CHATERS WHOLESALE Published date:01/07/2006Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A fantastic biography of legendary Jaguar test driver, Norman Dewis. Responsible amongst other things for the testing and development of the Le Mans winning C and D -Type models as well as all the production cars from when he joined Jaguar in 1952 through to the original XJ Saloon in the late 1960s. A fascinating story of a great time in Jaguar's ......
Author: Peter ThornleyCode: 13604Price:AU $30.99Format: Paperback / 252 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:01/07/2003Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Here is the story of John Thornley,who was the man behind MG for much of the postwar era. It is also the story of MG. Author Peter Thornley has a unique perspective on the story as the son of John,and much of the book is based on personal and family memories. It is a fascinating story and will enthrall any who read it, particularly MG enthusiasts.
Author: Graeme AldousCode: 24632Price:AU $38.95Format: DVD / 103 mins Publisher: TEEAFIT SOUND & VISION Published date:01/01/2000Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Producer's notes: Arthur Goddard is a rare survivor of the management team who designed, built and developed the Land-Rover in 1947-48. He was Project Engineer, responsible for turning the original ideas into a working; reliable, financially viable vehicle for the post-war world. In doing so he helped save the Rover Company from collapse; and ......