The Cars, 1968-1986Author: Taylor, JamesCode: 50985Price:AU $56.80Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: THE CROWOOD PRESS LTD Published date:04/03/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
In 1968, British Leyland brought together most of Britain's motor manufacturers, with the intention of creating a robust unified group that could equal the strength of the big European conglomerates. But this was not to be. There have been many books about the politics and the business activities of British Leyland, but British Leyland - The ......
Author: Steve JacksonCode: 37896Price:AU $42.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: LILY PUBLICATIONS Published date:22/06/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Codename Bullet was British Leyland's bid to conquer the North American sports car market, in order to earn the vital export dollars needed to re-invest in their ageing model range. Undeterred by draconian US safety and emission regulations, they stepped boldly forward as European manufacturers retreated.
The Story from InsideAuthor: Mike CarverCode: 47552Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:28/03/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This book tells the story of the constituent parts of British Leyland, later Rover Group, from the merger in 1968 to the end of production of the last MG Rover in 2005. The story has been told before, but this account is different. It is told by three people who were part of it, in senior roles, with the opportunity to observe and understand what ......
Author: Gavin FarmerCode: 20976Price:AU $85.00Format: Hardback / 212 pages Publisher: ILLINGA BOOKS Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The full story of the much-maligned Leyland P76. It debunks the myths that have grown up around the car and offers an explanation of the demise of Leyland Australia as a manufacturer. The design process of the Leyland big car is described in detail as are its production and the problems encountered. There is a full description of the P76 entry in ......
Author: Gillian BardsleyCode: 18679Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:01/07/2006Availability:Sold Out
This book tells the story of motor manufacture at Cowley from William Morris's first factory to the BMW days when Cowley produced the Rover 75. Copiously illustrated with black & white photographs of the cars, the factory and the many other activities funded by William Morris, later Lord Nuffield, this is a great social study of the development of ......
100 Years in the Life of a FactoryAuthor: Bardsley, Gilliam et alCode: 17521Price:AU $30.99Format: Paperback / 191 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:15/04/2006Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Containing unique images from the official company archive, this book charts almost one hundred years of car-making at Longbridge near Birmingham. The Austin Motor Company was founded here by Herbert Austin in 1905 and it has since been home to the British Motor Corporation, British Leyland, Rover Group and latterly MG Rover. Its products ......
Author: Hal MolonyCode: 11985Price:AU $45.00Format: PaperbackPublisher: MARQUE PUBLISHING COMPANY Published date:01/07/2002Availability:Sold Out
Much has been written and even more said about the Leyland P76. This book explodes the myths and tells the full story of Australia's most controversial car. You've probably seen one, you've heard the horror stories, now you can find out the facts behind the legend.
Author: LeylandCode: 5939Price:AU $114.00Format: PaperbackPublisher: LAND ROVER OWNER&REPAIR MANUAL Published date:01/01/2000Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
This comprehensive factory workshop manual covers the Leyland P76. Both V8 and 6-cylinder engines are covered with manual and automatic transmissions. It provides detailed, illustrated step by step instructions for repair and maintenance procedures.
Author: Leyland AustraliaCode: 5940Price:AU $44.00Format: PaperbackPublisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/07/1973Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
This is one in a series of manuals for car or motorcycle owners. Each book provides information on routine maintenance and servicing, with tasks described and photographed in a step-by-step sequence so that even a novice can do the work.