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9781781556405

Vauxhall

Britain's Oldest Car Maker Author: Coomber, Ian Code: 49962 Price: 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.
9781849539289

Great British Cars

Classic Models from the 1950s to the 1970s Author: Barnett, Stephen Code: 49386 Price: AU $25.99 Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: SUMMERSDALE PUBLISHERS Published date: 12/10/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

Great British Cars celebrates the cars commonly seen on the nations roads during a golden age of motoring. From the 1950s to the 1970s, Britons drove such models as the Ford Zephyr, Hillman Imp, Triumph Herald, Ford Capri, Vauxhall Viva and, of course, the Morris Minor 1000. While rarely seen now on our roads, the 40 models described here still ......

9780593078389

What Doesn't Kill You... My Life in Motor Racing

Author: Herbert, Johnny Code: 47040 Price: AU $59.99 Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: TRANSWORLD Published date: 03/11/2016 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

Johnny Herbert was one of the most brilliant natural talents to emerge in motor racing, but for all his bravery and prowess, hes lucky to be alive. After becoming British Junior Karting Champion (losing part of a finger in the process), then the Formula 3 title for Eddie Jordan in 1987, he was all set for a glittering debut season in Formula 1 ......

9781910536766

James Hunt

Author: Hamilton, Maurice Code: 47041 Price: AU $69.99 Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: BLINK Published date: 20/10/2016 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

Celebrate 40 years since James Hunts World Championship and the legendary life, endless carouses and career milestones of a true legend of Formula 1. Written by the esteemed motor sport journalist Maurice Hamilton, this is an exclusive and personal insight into one of the worlds most charismatic racing drivers. After discovering motor racing at ......

9781910505106

Brian Redman: Daring Drivers, Deadly Tracks

Author: Brian Redman with Jim Mullen Code: 38173 Price: AU $99.99 Format: Hardback / 300 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date: 10/03/2016 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Brian Redman is one of very few notable British racing drivers whose racing life has yet to be put on record in book form. Now that is about to be rectified. Packed with photographs, Redmans memoir is a vivid account of his varied racing exploits, with special focus on the period 1968-73 when he won major sports car races in Ford GT40s, Porsche ......
9781847979896

BMC 1100 and 1300 : An Enthusiast's Guide

Author: James Taylor Code: 37391 Price: AU $34.99 Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date: 15/11/2015 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The British Motor Corporations 1100 and 1300 model range was amongst the most successful in the Corporations history, selling more than 2.1 million of all types between its introduction in 1962 and its demise in 1974. World-wide, it was sold under eight different marque names and in two-door saloon, four-door saloon, two-door estate, and five-door ......
9781784185985

Lewis Hamilton : The Biography

Author: Frank Worrall Code: 37234 Price: AU $18.99 Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: JOHN BLAKE PUBLISHIDUP1NOTUSED Published date: 01/06/2015 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Lewis Hamilton is the record-breaking young British hero of Formula 1. His phenomenal debut season was nothing short of a revelation, coming through against all the odds to dominate and revolutionise the world of motor racing. It was an outcome no one could have predicted: thrown in at the deep end on a mighty whim by McLaren team owner Ron ......
9781910505038

Gerry Marshall: His Authorised Biography

Author: Jeremy Walton Code: 35631 Price: AU $53.90 (was AU $77.00) Format: Hardback / 264 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date: 07/08/2014 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This is the illustrated biography of a much-loved character from the British motorsport scene who drove in flamboyant style and won over 600 races.Gerry Marshall was a legendary figure in British motorsport from the mid-1960s until his death in 2005. A larger-than-life character in every way, Gerrys outrageous behavior, humor, outspokenness and ......
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John Surtees: My Incredible Life on Two and Four Wheels

Author: John Surtees and Mike Nicks Code: 32993 Price: AU $109.95 Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date: 26/06/2014 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

Published to mark the 50th anniversary of John Surtees becoming Formula 1 World Champion, in 1964, this long-awaited book is a photographic memoir by the only man to have won World Championships on motorcycles and in cars. Containing nearly 300 photographs from Surtees’ own collection as well as from the world’s finest motorsport picture ......

9780992868000

Francis Howe - Motor Man Par Excellence

Author: Tim May Code: 32334 Price: AU $169.00 Format: Hardback / 200 pages Publisher: GMS PUBLICATIONS Published date: 12/04/2014 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

The late author Tim Mays brilliant biography of a motoring giant.

Francis Howe was a nobleman, a politician, a naval officer,a grand prix racing driverand a motor racing administrator. In this comprehensive biography TimMay covers all aspects ofHowes fascinating life.He outlines Howes family background and how itshaped his character ......

9781845844134

Chequered Life

Graham Warner and the Chequered Flag Author: Heseltine, Richard Code: 31332 Price: AU $29.99 (was AU $55.50) Format: Hardback / 130 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 15/12/2013 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The first and only account of the Chequered Flag race team and its charismatic founder, Graham Warner. Accompanied by 150 photographs, many previously unpublished, this is a unique story of a fascinating life in motorsport.
9781909644106

Charles Rolls of Rolls-Royce

Author: Bruce Lawson Code: 32502 Price: AU $74.99 Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date: 30/09/2013 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

Pioneer motorist, Racing driver, Balloonist and Aviator – best known as the Co-founder of the firm that bears his name Rolls-Royce.

Only the second biography since 1966 containing over 100 photographs. The story features leading characters of the day Royce, Johnson, Montagu, Edmunds, Claremont and Lord Northcliffe, together with ......

9780957060548

Shunt

The Life of James Hunt Author: Rubython, Tom Code: 31717 Price: AU $20.99 Format: Paperback / 624 pages Publisher: MYRTLE PRESS Published date: 15/09/2013 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

James Hunt was no ordinary racing driver and this is no ordinary sports biography. Hunt was simply the most colourful and charismatic driver ever to have raced in Formula One. Tom Rubython, the author of the best-selling Life of Senna, has written a new biography called Shunt - the story of James Hunt.

9781845842307

Tony Robinson - The Biography of a Race Mechanic

Author: Ian Wagstaff Code: 25772 Price: AU $46.50 Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 01/12/2012 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Publisher's Notes: Features • The unique story of one of the most significant motor racing mechanics of the 1950s and 1960s • Original, first hand material from Tony and his colleagues • A fresh and different look at part of Stirling Moss’s career • The story of BRP from the inside • How an international motor racing team was run in the ......
9781849905404

The Stig - The Untold Story

Author: Simon de Beaumarche Code: 25890 Price: AU $49.95 Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: AMAZON Published date: 01/11/2012 Availability: Sold Out
Who is The Stig? Where did he come from? Why does he never speak? To answer these questions, award-winning biographer Simon du Beaumarche spent a year chasing The Stig and talking to those closest to him, including Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, James May and leading figures from Formula 1, music, movies and the military. What he ......
9781849905794

The Stig - The Untold Story (Softcover)

Author: Simon de Beaumarche Code: 25900 Price: AU $32.95 Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE AUSTRALIA Published date: 01/11/2012 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Who is The Stig? Where did he come from? Why does he never speak? To answer these questions, award-winning biographer Simon du Beaumarche spent a year chasing The Stig and talking to those closest to him, including Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, James May and leading figures from Formula 1, music, movies and the military. What he ......
9780956497574

Granville Bradshaw: Flawed Genius? 2/e

Author: Barry Jones Code: 20721 Price: AU $59.95 Format: Paperback / 313 pages Publisher: PANTHER PUBLISHING Published date: 01/07/2012 Availability: Sold Out
Granville Bradshaw's designs for early aeroplanes, engines, cars and motorcycles quickly brought him fame. His life spanned the development of the aviation and motor industries from those early years up to the classic era of the 1950s. This is a detailed book which places his engineering genius in the context of his time.
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The Top Gear Years (Softcover) Jeremy Clarkson

Author: Jeremy Clarkson Code: 25965 Price: AU $29.95 Format: Paperback / 416 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date: 01/07/2012 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Publisher's notes: We know all about the world according to Clarkson. In a series of record-breaking bestsellers Jeremy has revealed it to be a puzzling, frustrating place where all too often the lunatics seem to be running the asylum. But in The Top Gear Years, we get something rather different. Top Gear was once just a television ......
9780857332738

Steve Rider - My Chequered Career, 35 Years of Televising Motorsport

Author: Steve Rider Code: 25939 Price: AU $27.65 (was AU $39.50) Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date: 01/07/2012 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This is an engrossing, fast-paced read, written by well-known TV sports presenter Steve Rider. Rider's passion for motorsport has stayed with him from his first foray into sports reporting in 1978 for Anglia TV, through his time as one of the BBC's leading sports presenters and highly successful spells anchoring Formula 1 coverage for both the BBC ......
9781780910437

Mike Hawthorn - One Glorious Hour: A True Story - July 1958 - Jan 1959

Author: Don Shaw Code: 25550 Price: AU $29.95 Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: DB PUBLICATIONS Published date: 01/07/2012 Availability: Sold Out
This is a compelling and moving sports drama, played out in the bloody arena of highly dangerous Grand Prix motor racing of the fifties. It is a real-life story that matches the excitement and suspense of the very best fiction. It is definitely a must-read for all motor racing fans. This story is arguably the most compelling and moving sports ......
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 ......
9781899870844

Doctor on the Grid - Tony Goodwin

Author: Tony Goodwin Code: 25229 Price: AU $79.95 Format: Hardback / 184 pages Publisher: MOTOR RACING PUBLICATIONS LTD Published date: 01/07/2012 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Through his autobiography the author recalls how by displaying a combination of passion, determination, adrenaline and relentless energy and the assistance of many equally dedicated friends he was able to combine a demanding profession with an unquenchable hobby. The author's medical career took him from Guy's Hospital to general practice in ......
9780857331403

Tiff Gear: The Autobiography of Tiff Needell

Author: Tiff Needell Code: 25313 Price: AU $19.95 Format: Paperback / 384 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date: 01/07/2012 Availability: Sold Out
Written with honesty and humour, this is the engaging story of Tiff Needell's life around cars and motor racing. For nearly 25 years Tiff has been a well-known television personality, first on Top Gear - where he worked alongside Jeremy Clarkson - and then on Channel Five's Fifth Gear. Besides this, Tiff had an incredibly varied and long motor ......
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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 ......
9780857331311

Bernie

The Biography of Bernie Ecclestone Author: Watkins, Susan Code: 24846 Price: AU $13.96 (was AU $19.95) Format: Paperback / 448 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date: 15/11/2011 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Bernie Ecclestone is best-known as the architect and figurehead of modern Formula One, but he has been a constant and often controversial presence in both Formula One and British public life since the 1970s. In this exhaustive and insightful biography, initially written in close collaboration with Bernie, Susan Watkins analyses in detail his ......
9780956565693

In the Name Of Glory - 1976 - The Greatest Ever Sporting Duel

Author: Tom Rubython Code: 24976 Price: AU $30.99 Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: MYRTLE PRESS Published date: 01/07/2011 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
As the sun set on the 1975 season, James Hunt was down and out of Formula One. He had no drive for 1976 and was all washed up. In contrast, Niki Lauda, the new world champion of 1975, was in an entirely different position, with a full year’s contract ahead of him and Enzo Ferrari begging him to sign a new, more lucrative one for years into the ......
9780956684509

A Life in Style : Roy Axe

Author: Roy Axe Code: 25197 Price: AU $30.99 Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 01/07/2011 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

Roy Axe devoted his life to car styling. From his earliest years, he had a passion for the way cars looked and having secured a job in the engineering department of Rootes he soon persuaded his bosses to allow him to study in the styling department. From then on, his course for a life in style was set. Axe enjoyed a stellar career. At just 29 ......

9781845843069

The Pat Moss Carlsson Story - Harnessing Horsepower

Author: Stuart Turner Code: 24272 Price: AU $46.50 Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 01/07/2011 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Publisher's Notes: Features • Pat Moss Carlsson was one of the greatest women rally drivers of all time • She was also an accomplished horsewoman and a member of the British Show-Jumping team • This is her story, as told by navigator, team manager, and friend, Stuart Turner • Forewords by Sir Stirling Moss (Pat's brother) and Erik ......
9780955010262

A Passion for Speed - The Life and Times of George Abecassis

Author: David Abecassis Code: 23499 Price: AU $149.95 Format: Hardback Publisher: CHATERS WHOLESALE Published date: 01/10/2010 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Publisher's notes: A Passion for Speed by David Abecassis will surely come to be regarded as one of the best researched, most detailed, and best illustrated motor racing biographies of recent years. It is a personal story of passion, struggle and courage in the constant shadow of death, the tale of motor racing when the man behind the wheel ......
9781844549443

Jeremy Clarkson - The Biography

Author: Gwen Russell Code: 22895 Price: AU $24.95 Format: Paperback / 276 pages Publisher: AMAZON Published date: 01/08/2010 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Publisher's Notes: Clarkson found fame and fortune at the wheel of trailblazing BBC motoring series Top Gear. With its worldwide audience of over 250 million viewers, the show has garnered him praise and condemnation in equal measure for his forthright views on cyclists, environmentalists and road-safety campaigners. From causing traffic ......
9781845966126

Car Trouble - A Childhood on Four Wheels

Author: Wensley Clarkson Code: 23730 Price: AU $20.99 Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date: 01/07/2010 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Publisher's Notes: Wensley Clarkson's mum and dad lived on a different planet from most parents as he grew up in post-war London in the late 1950s and '60s. His mother spent much of her time nursing a tumbler of whisky and a bottle of pills, while his father edited one of Britain's bestselling weekly newspapers. Most children were taken to ......
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 ......
9781844258635

Piers Courage (Softcover) Last of the Gentleman Racers

Author: Adam Cooper Code: 22836 Price: AU $19.95 Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date: 01/07/2010 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Piers Courage was the first man to drive for Frank Williams in Formula 1, and tragically died in a Williams-run car at the 1970 Dutch Grand Prix. This biography, written with his family's co-operation, chronicles the life of the charismatic old Etonian, including the wild Formula 3 days when he and chums roamed Europe surviving on their wits.
9780956565600

Shunt : The Story of James Hunt

Author: Tom Rubython Code: 23445 Price: AU $29.99 (was AU $49.95) Format: Hardback / 764 pages Publisher: MYRTLE PRESS Published date: 01/07/2010 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
James Hunt is remembered more for his girlfriends and wild personal exploits than for his skills in a race car. But the excesses of his glamorous life cannot hide the fact that he was, in many people's opinion, the fastest driver on the Formula One circuits in the 1970s. In an era dominated by the likes of Emerson Fittipaldi, Niki Lauda and Ronnie ......
9781905662166

Collage - Jackie Stewart's Grand Prix Album (Collector's Edition)

Author: Sir Jackie Stewart Code: 22857 Price: AU $575.00 Format: DVD / 208 pages Publisher: GENESIS PUBLICATIONS Published date: 01/07/2010 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Collage is Jackie Stewart’s chronicle of an incredible motor racing career, as told through the archive of the Stewart family albums. Unseen photographs, press cuttings, pit passes and historic memorabilia bring to life a halcyon era in Formula One, and document the rise of one of its favourite sons. Originally compiled by Sir Jackie’s wife, ......
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