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9780008196806

How to Build a Car

The Autobiography of the World's Greatest Formula 1 Designer Author: Newey, Adrian Code: 50143 Price: AU $39.99 Format: Hardback / 400 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date: 28/10/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

Adrian has a unique gift for understanding drivers and racing cars. He is ultra competitive but never forgets to have fun. An immensely likeable man. Damon Hill The worlds foremost designer in Formula One, Adrian Newey OBE is arguably one of Britains greatest engineers and this is his fascinating, powerful memoir. How to Build a Car explores ......

9780531235027

Race Cars

Behind the Scenes Author: Crane, Cody Code: 49278 Price: AU $48.71 Format: Hardback / 48 pages Publisher: C. PRESS/F. WATTS TRADE Published date: 01/09/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Race car technology has come a long way from the early days of auto racing. Todays cars rely on sleek, aerodynamic shapes and powerful engines to give drivers more speed and control than ever before. In this book, readers will find out how engineers and other creative, forward-thinking people work to push race car technology to the limit. They ......
9780531241455

Race Cars

Behind the Scenes Author: Crane, Cody Code: 49277 Price: AU $12.49 Format: Paperback Publisher: C. PRESS/F. WATTS TRADE Published date: 01/09/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Race car technology has come a long way from the early days of auto racing. Todays cars rely on sleek, aerodynamic shapes and powerful engines to give drivers more speed and control than ever before. In this book, readers will find out how engineers and other creative, forward-thinking people work to push race car technology to the limit. They ......
9780837617343

Classic Racing Engines

Expert Technical Analysis of Fifty of the Greatest Motorsports PowerUnits 1913-1994 Author: Ludvigsen, Karl E Code: 50032 Price: AU $115.72 Format: Hardback / 226 pages Publisher: BENTLEY PUBLISHERS Published date: 28/08/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

Classic Racing Engines details the design, development and specifications of the authors personal selection of 50 classic racing engines from 1913 to 1994. Karl Ludvigsen, award-winning automotive historian and author of The V12 Engine, uses his extensive network of contacts throughout the racing engine world to provide behind-the-scene ......

9781933492711

Joyride Flatout: Hot Rods and Dream Machines

Author: Dan Quarnstrom Code: 31996 Price: AU $59.95 Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: DESIGN STUDIO PRESS Published date: 11/07/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days

In Joyride Flatout, Dan Quarnstrom revisits the territory that originally inspired him, taught him to draw for the sheer fun of it and to recognize the opportunities he was presented with. Before he had a career, and throughout the one he has persued, hes been completely nuts about Hot Rods. This book is the manifestation of that obsession. ......

9781787111028

Competition Car Aerodynamics

Author: McBeath, Simon Code: 47671 Price: AU $64.95 Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date: 17/04/2017 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days

The field of aerodynamics has had an increasingly significant effect on performance enhancement over the past 50 years. Competition Car Aerodynamics 3rd Edition continues the practical, hands-on approach of its popular predecessors to cover all aspects of motorsport aerodynamics and features yet more CFD and wind tunnel project material and ......

9788879116565

Formula 1 2015/16

Technical Analysis Author: Giorgio Piola Code: 47002 Price: AU $65.00 Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: GIORGIO NADA EDITORE Published date: 15/12/2016 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

As with previous years, 2015 was one in which Mercedes-Benz dominated both the drivers and constructors- championships. The German manufacturer confirmed the technical advantage it had derived from the introduction of the revolutionary power unit, which first appeared in 2014. In place of Red Bull, which fell into disgrace after a media ......

9781613252185

Top Fuel Dragsters : Drag Racing's Rear-Engine Revolution

Author: Steve Reyes Code: 38362 Price: AU $51.99 Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date: 29/03/2016 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia

In general terms, drag racing is the fastest form of motor racing; within drag racing, Top Fuel is the fastest of the classes. Top Fuel has always been the leading class in terms of technology, cost, excitement, and speed. Over the years, technology has changed greatly. What started out as a flathead engine, four wheels, frame rails, and a ......

9780768064599

Analysis Techniques for Racecar Data Acquisition

Author: Segers, Jorge Code: 38636 Price: AU $179.00 Format: Hardback / 534 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date: 30/05/2014 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Racecar data acquisition used to be limited to well-funded teams in high-profile championships. Today the cost of electronics has decreased dramatically making them available to everyone. But the cost of any data acquisition system is a waste of money if the recorded data is not interpreted correctly.

This book updated from the best-selling ......
9781408518083

Smith's Fundamentals of Motorsport Engineering

Author: Smith, Josh Code: 47501 Price: AU $57.00 Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date: 22/04/2013 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
This new textbook provides Motorsports students and practitioners with the fundamental theory necessary to work and advance in the industry. Also suitable for the enthusiastic amateur, this full-colour, comprehensive manual is the ideal one-stop guide to the basics of Motorsports engineering and what to expect at the race track.
9781934709351

How to Hook and Launch - Traction Mods for Street & Strip

Author: Dick Miller Code: 25734 Price: AU $27.96 (was AU $39.95) Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date: 01/07/2012 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
In How to Hook and Launch: Traction Mods for the Street & Strip, author Dick Miller explains the physics behind what gets a car moving from a standing start, and how to best harness the various powers at work. Getting the rear tires to really bite and gain maximum traction is divided into several small steps, and Miller walks you through each ......
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Making the Turtledeck DVD Building a Roadster Pt 2 (NTSC)

Author: Ron Covell Code: 25932 Price: AU $55.00 Format: DVD / 109 mins Publisher: GRAFFITI PUBLICATIONS Published date: 01/07/2012 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Producer's notes: In part one, Ron made a wooden buck to help build a 1927 Ford roadster body. In this program, he fabricates the back half of the body — the 'turtledeck'. This is a challenging project, and Ron shows how to do the work with a wide variety of tools, including an English wheel, shrinker, stretcher, beading machine, and a Dake ......
9781557885623

Advanced Race Car Chassis Technology

Author: Bob Bolles Code: 25121 Price: AU $32.50 Format: Paperback / 154 pages Publisher: HP BOOKS Published date: 01/07/2011 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Publisher's notes: Winners don't use trial and error. Learn how your chassis works and what it wants so you can race with the best setup! Then, and only then, will you experience success in racing. Winning races is a combination of many factors, but you can't do it if you don't have the correct understanding of chassis and suspension setup. ......
9780750689090

Basic Motorsport Engineering

Units for Study at Level 2 Author: Livesey, Andrew Code: 39314 Price: AU $53.99 Format: Paperback / 276 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date: 11/02/2011 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Motorsport is not just about the spectacle of some of the world's most popular and famous sporting events - it also plays a crucial role in developing fresh techniques and technologies. This book covers introductory topics in motorsport from vehicle science and maths through the basics of vehicle maintenance to pre and post race inspections.
9780760335321

Hot Rod Body and Chassis Builder's Guide

Author: Dennis W. Parks Code: 22376 Price: AU $29.95 Format: Paperback / 215 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date: 01/07/2009 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Publisher's Notes: You're building a hot rod. The first step is the chassis. If it's not right, the car won't handle well. If it's really not right, the car might destroy itself. There are choices to be made, from frame rails to suspension components, and some combinations will work better than others. Next is the body. This is what everyone ......
9780760335031

Airbrush Painting - Advanced Techniques

Author: Joanne Bortles Code: 22379 Price: AU $29.95 Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date: 01/07/2009 Availability: Sold Out
Publisher's Notes: Having only one airbrushing technique is like driving on only one road; it limits the places you can go. This book by famed custom painter JoAnn Bortles gives you the airbrushing tools to take your art just about anywhere. Taking up where she left off in her best-selling How to Master Airbrush Painting Techniques, Bortles ......
9781844255658

Competition Car Data Logging (2nd Ed) A Practical Handbook

Author: Simon McBeath Code: 21242 Price: AU $59.95 Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: J H HAYNES & CO LTD Published date: 01/07/2008 Availability: Sold Out
For professional teams in all forms of motorsport, data logging has become an essential tool in the search to maximise performance from engine, chassis and driver. This guide covers various aspects of data logging, explaining how to design and install a system, and how to interpret the data obtained and use it to analyse performance.
9781855207431

Ford GT40 and GT Ultimate Portfolio

Author: Brooklands Book Code: 19075 Price: AU $39.95 Format: Paperback / 216 pages Publisher: BROOKLANDS Published date: 01/07/2007 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The Ford GT40 had English roots, 1966 was the year when Henry Ford's dream was realized when three GT40s finished 1-2-3 at Le Mans. Recently Ford has produced a limited volume modern day replica. Models covered: Mk. I, Mk. II, Mk. III, Mk. IV & GT
9780936834504

Midget Chassis Technology

Author: Steve Smith Code: 19040 Price: AU $26.21 (was 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.
9781844253029

Competition Car Electrics - A Practical Handbook

Author: Jonathan Lawes Code: 17620 Price: AU $54.95 Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date: 01/07/2006 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The requirements for a competition car electrical system are significantly different from those of a standard road car. Such luxuries as electric windows and central locking are superfluous. Conversely, equipment such as emergency electrical cut-outs and fire extinguisher systems may be required. Electrical system reliability is an ......
9780837601427

New Directions In Race Car Aerodynamics - Designing For Speed (2nd Ed)

Author: Joseph Katz Code: 1338 Price: AU $52.50 Format: Paperback / 280 pages Publisher: BENTLEY PUBLISHERS Published date: 01/07/2006 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Here is the first book to summarise the secrets of aerodynamics in vehicle design, now revised for 2006. It tells how aerodynamics wins races, why downforce is more important than streamlining and drag reduction and what works and doesn't work in wing and venturi design. It covers wind tunnel design, definitions of terminology and fundamentals of ......
9780949398352

Custom Auto Electrickery - How to Work With and Understand Electrics

Author: Frank "Choco" Munday Code: 18008 Price: AU $45.00 Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: GRAFFITI PUBLICATIONS Published date: 01/07/2006 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The modern car is full of electrics and electronics. This book provides practical information and guidance to help you convert, install and maintain most modern automotive systems from electronic fuel injection, electronic ignition, and engine management to high torque starter motors.
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Race Car Vehicle Dynamics - Problems, Answers and Experiments

Author: Douglas, Milliken, W Milliken Code: 15983 Price: AU $195.00 Format: Undefined Publisher: SAE AUSTRALIA Published date: 01/07/2003 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Includes Race Car Vehicle Dynamics Program Suite on CD-ROM, a valuable learning tool and brand new addition to the Race Car Vehicle Dynamics series! Written for the engineer as well as the race car enthusiast, Race Car Vehicle Dynamics (the original classic) gives a comprehensive treatment of vehicle dynamics and its application in a racing ......
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Design of Racing and High-Performance Engines 1998 - 2003

Author: Daniel Holt Code: 14588 Price: AU $250.00 Format: Paperback Publisher: SAE AUSTRALIA Published date: 01/07/2003 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The 53 technical papers in this book show the improvements and design techniques that researchers have applied to performance and racing engines. They provide an insight into what the engineers consider to be the top improvements needed to advance engine technology; and cover subjects such as: Direct injection Valve spring advancements ......
9780936834023

Stock Car Racing Chassis Performance Handling Basics

Author: Steve Smith Code: 12549 Price: AU $34.95 Format: Paperback Publisher: ICONOGRAFIX US Published date: 01/07/2001 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This book helps the racer understand the fundamentals of race car setup and suspension function to make chassis tuning easier. Includes: Weight transfer functions The effects of spring rates on handling Oversteer and understeer Weight jacking Cross weight Proper suspension geometry Roll couple Front and rear roll centers Tire ......
11048

How to Rebuild & Hotrod Holden V8 1969 - 1999

Author: Max Ellery Code: 11048 Price: AU $49.95 Format: Paperback Publisher: ELLERY PUBLICATIONS Published date: 01/07/2001 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Providing comprehensive coverage of all 253, 308 & 304 Cubic Inch Holden V8 motors, this book will be an essential addition to any Holden V8 enthusiast`s library. Chapters cover each component of the engine, such as block, cylinder heads, camshafts, manifolds, EFI systems, exhausts and more. Technical data and a brief descripton on all the ......
9781859606

Competition Car Composites (1st Edition)

Author: Simon McBeath Code: 9068 Price: AU $54.95 Format: Hardback Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date: 01/07/2000 Availability: Sold Out
Most racing cars nowadays contain at least some components made out of composite materials. This book explains how to exploit composites technology in the home workshop, ranging from wet lay-up glass fibre through to pre-preg carbon fibre, together with core materials & resin systems. This book will appeal to anyone who builds, repairs or develops ......
9781557883469

Street Rodder's Chassis & Suspension Handbook

Author: The Editors of Street Rodder M Code: 10964 Price: AU $32.50 Format: Paperback / 170 pages Publisher: HP BOOKS Published date: 01/07/2000 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
This book is based on articles which originally appeared in Street Rodder magazine, but they are not reproduced, the whole text is reset and the photographs properly prepared for publication, so there are no blurred or fuzzy pictures. It is a brilliant guide for the street rodder who wants to build a state of the art car with properly designed ......
9780949398185

Chopping Tops

Author: Larry O'Toole Code: 10545 Price: AU $35.00 Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: GRAFFITI PUBLICATIONS Published date: 01/07/2000 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A Practical Hot Rodder's Guide to chopping tops, this is a comprehensive guide to lowering the roof of your vehicle to improve its looks. The actual chopping of several cars and commercials is described so that pitfalls and handy tips can be included from practical experience. It is an invaluable guide to the street rodder looking for that long, ......
9780760309001

How To Build A Traditional Ford Hot Rod - Revised Edition

Author: Mike Bishop Code: 8388 Price: AU $34.99 Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date: 01/07/2000 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
This very comprehensive book covers all the design & construction of a Ford Hot Rod using all the traditional materials & equipment. Chapters cover frame, suspension, brakes, engine, transmission, fuel systems, body & paint & much much more. A "must have" book for those technically minded hot rodders.
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Chopping and Sectioning DVD (NTSC Format)

Author: Ron Covell Code: 17674 Price: AU $55.00 Format: DVD / 100 mins Publisher: GRAFFITI PUBLICATIONS Published date: 01/01/2000 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
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Race Car Vehicle Dynamics Book & Workbook Set

Author: William Milliken Code: 4548 Price: AU $255.00 Format: Hardback Publisher: SAE AUSTRALIA Published date: 01/07/1999 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
A combined package of Race Car Vehicle Dynamics (Code 5454) & Race Car Vehicle Dynamics Workbook (Code 1841) packaged togther at a much better price! Please note that deliveries from this supplier take a very long time! Average delivery time is 3-4 weeks. Information on the workbook contained in this set: Race Car Vehicle Dynamics has become ......
9780837608600

The Leading Edge : Aerodynamic Design of Ultra - Streamlined Land Vehi

Author: Goro Tamai Code: 962 Price: AU $78.50 Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: BENTLEY PUBLISHERS Published date: 01/07/1999 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The first book ever to summarise the design & construction issues of solar cars and ultralight land vehicles. Chapters cover general aerodynamic concepts, basic fluid mechanics, aerodynamic forces and much more.
6284

Le Mans - The Porsche & Jaguar Years 1983 - 1991

Author: Brooklands Code: 6284 Price: AU $33.95 Format: Paperback Publisher: BROOKLANDS Published date: 01/07/1998 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
9781884089107

How To Build Fiberglass Hot Rods, Customs & Kit Cars

Author: Tex Smith Code: 9593 Price: AU $44.95 Format: Paperback / 200 pages Publisher: GRAFFITI PUBLICATIONS Published date: 01/07/1995 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Everything you need to know to build your own fiberglass rod or custom is in here, from buying a factory kit to detail work, priming and painting, repairs and more. Tex supplies his expertise so that you get the job done right! Details bucks, resins, molds, designs, adhesives, composites, reinforcements, finish, repair, exotic materials, mail ......
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Race Car Vehicle Dynamics

Author: William Milliken Code: 5454 Price: AU $255.00 Format: Hardback Publisher: SAE AUSTRALIA Published date: 01/07/1995 Availability: Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Truly comprehensive in its coverage of the fundamental concepts of vehicle dynamics and their application in a racing environment, Race Car Vehicle Dynamics has become the definitive reference on this topic. Although the book's primary focus is the race car, the engineering fundamentals it details are also applicable to passenger car design and ......
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