Australia: 02 8445 2351 $6.95 flat rate Australia wide
Sort by:
Page 1 of 1 (24 items)
View:
9780975721292

A Maroubra Speedway Scrapbook

Recalling Sydney's local short-lived high-speed motor racing circuit Author: Boldison, Bill Code: 48982 Price: AU $79.99 Format: Paperback / 300 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date: 23/06/2018 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

Long before Formula One, before the Supercars the hell men (and one or two women) of Maroubra, the speedway demons, risked life and limb for glory on a track surrounded by scrub and sand hills over the course of a few short years.

 

9781613253335

Dale vs. Daytona

The Intimidator's Quest to Win the Great American Race Author: Houston, Rick Code: 48666 Price: AU $39.21 Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date: 19/09/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Dale Earnhardt and Daytona International Speedway remain two of the most iconic names in the history of NASCAR, and are inevitably connected when either name is mentioned. Earnhardt's failed attempts to win the race have become folklore; each year brought its own unique set of circumstances for why he hadn't yet raised the Harley J. Earl ......
9780980858969

Tasman Cup 1964-1975

A celebration of Australian and New Zealand Motor Sport's greatest era Author: Loxley, Tony Code: 37204 Price: AU $94.95 Format: Hardback / 498 pages Publisher: PRINCIPLE SOURCE Published date: 15/08/2015 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days

Perhaps to best understand the Tasman Series is to consider the importance that it held to the F1 teams of the day, best represented in the 1968 season, when Cosworth produced a special Tasman variant of its legendary DFV V8, known as the DFW, and the BRM arrived ‘down under’, with a reduced capacity version of its F1 V12 in its current car. In ......

9780956861849

Born to Rumble

Speedway Fights, Fracas, Barneys, Banter and Bust-Ups Author: Jeff Scott Code: 37509 Price: AU $20.99 Format: Paperback / 100 pages Publisher: METHANOL PRESS Published date: 01/06/2015 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

Tension on and off the track is all part of the rich joy, thrills and tapestry of the history and contemporary lived experience of the sport of speedway. Born to Rumble is a selection of the best of the speedway bash ups.

9780857042019

Speedway - The Greatest Moments

Author: John Chaplin Code: 32955 Price: AU $40.99 Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HALSGROVE Published date: 30/09/2014 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

THE acclaimed and highly successful partnership of speedway’s top writer, JOHN CHAPLIN, and speedway’s top image banker, JOHN SOMERVILLE, have teamed up again. SPEEDWAY: THE GREATEST MOMENTS is just that … the sport’s most memorable events and personalities vividly described in CHAPLIN’S brilliant words and SOMERVILLE’S incredibly rare and ......

9780646912127

Speedway by The Freeway

Author: Loxley, Tony Code: 31664 Price: AU $89.95 Format: Hardback / 476 pages Publisher: FULL THROTTLE PUBLISHING Published date: 01/12/2013 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

"Speedway by the Freeway - An Illustrated History of Parramatta / Sydney / Valvoline Raceway" is a 472 page, hard cover book covering the history of Sydneys iconic Parramatta Speedway - now named Valvoline Raceway - from its inception in 1977 until this current season.

The tome has over 1500 images from the days when the track was ......

9780980858921

Ghosts in the Bull Pens

Speedway Racing at Sydney Showground Author: Loxley, Tony Code: 24949 Price: AU $94.95 Format: Hardback / 520 pages Publisher: FULL THROTTLE PUBLISHING Published date: 01/04/2013 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

From its early beginnings in the ‘20s to its final race meeting on 27 April, 1996, Sydney Showground Speedway captured the imagination of competitors and race fans around the world — simply put, there was nothing like it. The spectre of the Bull Pen’s turn, the race track’s most lethal corner, is still present; so too, perhaps, the ghosts of ......

9780980858914

Liverpool City Raceway - More of the Place of Pace

Author: Loxley, Tony Code: 24567 Price: AU $65.95 Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: FULL THROTTLE PUBLISHING Published date: 01/06/2012 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

This hard-bound follow-on from the hugely successful Liverpool City Raceway - The Place of Pace 1967-1989 is full of images and memories from those who competed and remember the great times had at this much lamented high-speed oval. Tony Loxley and former solo rider (and now journalist) Steve Magro have put ......

9780752458311

Golden Age of Speedway

Author: Dalling, Philip Code: 24174 Price: AU $30.99 Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 01/03/2011 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The post-war era was British speedway's golden age. Ten million spectators passed through the turnstiles of a record number of tracks at the sport's peak. With league gates as high as 80,000, speedway offered a colourful means of escape from the grim austerity of the times. A determinedly clean image, with no betting and rival fans mingling ......
9781845842413

Speedway - Auto Racing's Ghost Tracks

Author: S Collins Code: 22587 Price: AU $32.50 Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 01/07/2009 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
An evocative and original look at the history of nine abandoned race circuits in Europe and the USA, and how they are today as shown in stunning new photos. From the NASCAR heartland of North Wilkesboro and Georgia to the super speedways at Monza, Montlhéry and Brooklands, these venues are brought back to life and their memory honoured.
9781876953515

Speedway's Sensational Sixties

The Deadliest Decade Author: Loxley, Tony Code: 20581 Price: AU $39.95 Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: RELLIM TRADE PUBLICATIONS Published date: 10/09/2008 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Australian speedway in the sixties was huge. Tracks would pull up to 30,000 fans into their stands. Drivers and riders were as revered as those sporting stars on the football and cricket fields. Drivers such as Stewart, Freeman, Tattersall, Shepherd, Goode, and Brock possessed charisma and showmanship like no other.
9780752444765

Out of the Frying Pan

The Story of New Cross Speedway Author: Jacobs, Norman Code: 20491 Price: AU $26.99 Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 01/05/2008 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Crystal Palace and New Cross Speedway has been home to many significant events in speedway history including the first ever international speedway event. Covering the history of Crystal Palace from its opening in 1928 to its closure in 1933, some of the major personalities included in this book include Roger Frogley and Tom Farndon. Following the ......
9780936834504

Midget Chassis Technology

Author: Steve Smith Code: 19040 Price: AU $34.95 Format: Paperback / 135 pages Publisher: ICONOGRAFIX US Published date: 01/07/2007 Availability: Sold Out
This book is a comprehensive guide to setting up the chassis of a speedway midget. It includes basic set-up, chassis alignment, tuning with shock absorbers, at the track adjustment and covers both dirt and blacktop racing. it is a must buy for anyone getting into midget racing.
9780971963948

Lone Wolf - Doug Wolfgang

Author: Dave Argabright Code: 19901 Price: AU $79.95 Format: Hardback Publisher: ICONOGRAFIX US Published date: 01/07/2007 Availability: Sold Out
Publisher's Notes: A must read for fans of all types of speedway racing. Doug Wolfgang rose from humble beginnings to become one of the most successful sprint car racers of all time. His smooth, fast style and his thoughtful, articulate observations of the world around him endeared him to legions of fans throughout the country. He reached the ......
9781891390241

Midget Auto Racing: The First 70 Years

Author: Ed Watson Code: 20209 Price: AU $74.95 Format: Hardback Publisher: ICONOGRAFIX US Published date: 01/07/2007 Availability: Sold Out
This book chronicles the first 70 years of speedway midgets, and it is an amazing collection of information about these tiny racers. It is an irresistible reference for any fan of midget racers.
17779

Speedway in Bristol 1928 - 1949

Author: Robert Bamford Code: 17779 Price: AU $49.95 Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: BOON BOOKS Published date: 01/07/2006 Availability: Sold Out
Speedway first came to Bristol in 1928 at the Knowle Stadium. The opening meeting was held on 25 August, with Len Parker, the man who was to dominate at Knowle in the early years, winning the Bristol Golden Helmet. The first period of racing came to an end in 1930, but speedway returned to Knowle in 1936, when the club acquired the nickname ......
18738

Backtrack - The Golden Years of Oval Racing (UK)

Author: Richard Neil Code: 18738 Price: AU $39.95 Format: Paperback Publisher: CHATERS WHOLESALE Published date: 01/07/2006 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The UK has a long history of oval track racing with a wide variety of machinery. This book looks at the development of small ovals and the unique cars that raced on them from the mid 1960s to the late 1970s. It includes a good selection of rare colour photos from the era.
9780752438702

Midget Car Speedway

Author: Bridgett, Derek Code: 18072 Price: AU $26.99 Format: Paperback / 126 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 01/03/2006 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Concentrating on the midget car speedway races in the Potteries in the period immediately before the Second World War, this book tells of the development of the sport - which was a national feature of speedway tracks for a short period in time. Originally imported from the States, it soon became a passion for many Brits.
15987

Champion - Barry Briggs DVD

Author: Duke Code: 15987 Price: AU $34.95 Format: DVD / 120 mins Publisher: DUKE MARKETING Published date: 01/07/2005 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

Barry Briggs, MBE, is world famous, not only for his four World Speedway Championships, but also as the most prominent speedway personality in the history of the sport.

In this definitive and exclusive biography ‘Briggo’ tells his own story to Mark Cross.

It is illustrated using Barry’s personal archive, as well as rare TV and ......

14920

Australian Speedway - An Illustrated History

Author: Tony Loxley Code: 14920 Price: AU $99.00 Format: Hardback Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date: 01/07/2004 Availability: Sold Out
This impressive book is a lavishly illustrated trip down speedway’s memory lane, marking nearly a century of this action-packed sport in Australia. Over 300 large-format glossy pictures of the cars, bikes, men and even programmes of speedway make up this book, with each decade from the 1920s to the present day given an informative summary. A ......
9780738533322

Speedway

Author: Jane Carroll Routte Code: 21668 Price: AU $39.95 Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: ICONOGRAFIX US Published date: 01/07/2004 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Racing crowds and excitement describe the Racing Capital of the World. Speedway, Indiana is home to the Indianapolis 500, Nascar's Brickyard 400, and Formula One's U.S. Gran Prix. But Speedway is more than a town that surrounds the most famous automobile racing track in the world. The city is proud of its quality schools, and residents have ......
9780752427379

Hackney Speedway

Friday at Eight Author: Fenn, Chris Code: 46381 Price: AU $37.99 Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 31/01/2003 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

The latest in the Tempus series of Speedway histories, this evocative account brings to life the thrills and spills of Londons Cinderella club, Hackney Speedway. Featuring never-before published photographs, rare pre-war statistics, and personal recollections from over 20 riders, this is a fascinating story.

9780752427041

Heathens

Cradley Heath Speedway 1947-76 Author: Foster, Peter Code: 46380 Price: AU $37.99 Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date: 01/05/2002 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

Another classic in this popular series, this book tells of the Cradley Heath Heathens and all their glories. From the inspirational Bruce Penhall and the Knockout Cup victories of the early 80s, to the later arrivals of future World Champion Jan O. Pedersen and the gifted Simon Cross.

9780760309735

Brickyard 400

Author: Pearce, Al Code: 46386 Price: AU $49.95 Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: HAYNES MANUALS Published date: 30/11/2000 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Published in conjunction with the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the Brickyard 400: 2000 Annual is an in-depth review of the Brickyard 400, a high-profile NASCAR race held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Filled with great color photographs of the race, this volume also includes coverage of the 2000 Brickyard in detail, plus race summaries, ......
Page 1 of 1 (24 items)
View: