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9781787112278

BRM - A Mechanic`s Tale

Author: Salmon, Richard Code: 50430 Price: AU $56.90 Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 28/10/2017 Availability: 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 ......

9781781556405

Vauxhall

Britain's Oldest Car Maker Author: Coomber, Ian Code: 49962 Price: AU $59.00 (was AU $75.00) Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date: 26/10/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
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.
9781780910970

Alec Issigonis : The Man Who Made the Mini

Author: Jonathan Wood Code: 25358 Price: AU $44.95 Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: DB PUBLICATIONS Published date: 01/07/2012 Availability: 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 ......
9781855209503

Colin Chapman (Softcover) The Wayward Genius

Author: Mike Lawrence Code: 25817 Price: AU $49.95 Format: Paperback / 276 pages Publisher: BROOKLANDS Published date: 01/07/2012 Availability: 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 ......
9780857331236

Team Lotus H/C

My view from the pit wall Author: Warr, Peter Code: 24984 Price: AU $39.95 Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date: 15/02/2012 Availability: 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 ......
9781844254132

Colin Chapman - Inside the Innovator

Author: Karl Ludvigsen Code: 22370 Price: AU $79.95 Format: Hardback / 400 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date: 01/07/2010 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Publisher's Notes: Colin Chapman was one of the greatest ever creative forces in the automotive world but he left behind a mixed legacy. Was he an unparalleled innovator who advanced the state of the art of sports and racing cars? Or was he an uninhibited exploiter of the uncredited ideas of others? In death as well as life Colin Chapman ......
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Jack Lemon Burton Racing Cars DVD

Author: David Wegeulin Productions Code: 23203 Price: AU $39.95 Format: DVD / 45 mins Publisher: MOTORFILMS Published date: 01/07/2009 Availability: 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 ......
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Raglan Avec Elegance DVD

Author: David Wegeulin Productions Code: 23200 Price: AU $29.95 Format: DVD / 55 mins Publisher: MOTORFILMS Published date: 01/07/2009 Availability: 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 ......
9781844254682

Amherst Villiers - The Man Who Supercharged Bond

Author: Paul Kenny Code: 23007 Price: AU $24.95 (was AU $49.50) Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date: 01/07/2009 Availability: 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.
9781872922300

50 Years With Rolls-Royce : My Reminiscences

Author: D Eyre Code: 16933 Price: AU $29.95 Format: Paperback / 152 pages Publisher: ROLLS ROYCE HERITAGE Published date: 01/07/2005 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Biographical book by a former Rolls-Royce employee.
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Mr MG - A Biography of John WY Thornley

Author: Peter Thornley Code: 13604 Price: AU $30.99 Format: Paperback / 252 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 01/07/2003 Availability: 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.
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Stop Gap : Arthur Goddard Land Rover Project Engineer DVD

Author: Graeme Aldous Code: 24632 Price: AU $38.95 Format: DVD / 103 mins Publisher: TEEAFIT SOUND & VISION Published date: 01/01/2000 Availability: 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 ......
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