The Official Illustrated HistoryAuthor: Davidson, DonaldCode: 51027Price:AU $72.30Format: HardbackPublisher: ICON PUBLISHING LTD Published date:09/10/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2019
From the early pioneers at the races beginnings through to the high-watermark of the 1960s when the Formula 1 invasion of Brabham, Gurney Clark, Hill and Stewart transformed the race from a largely United States event to capture a worldwide audience. Their success was a two-way street and Indy car drivers were tempted to compete in Formula 1 ......
Chaparral, Texas and the Invention of Modern RacingAuthor: Levy, GeorgeCode: 52470Price:AU $54.23Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:18/06/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2019
This character-driven biography of Jim Hall is the first and only look at one of the most influential racing drivers, engineers, and team owners of the twentieth century.
The Story of Ferguson Formula Four-Wheel DriveAuthor: Munro, BillCode: 47046Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 248 pages Publisher: EARLSWOOD PRESS Published date:28/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
Until the 1970s, four-wheel drive was almost exclusively found on utility vehicles like the Land Rover and the Jeep. And almost nobody considered four-wheel drive, especially full-time four-wheel drive as a major safety feature to be built into any type of car. That is, unless you were tractor millionaire Harry Ferguson or former racing driver ......
Bloodhound and the Race for the Land Speed RecordAuthor: Noble, RichardCode: 38111Price:AU $40.99Format: Hardback / 400 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:10/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
In July 2015, the Bloodhound team will unveil the car with which they'll launch their assault on the World Land Speed Record. Powered by a jet engine from a Eurofighter Typhoon fighter and a rocket engine developed for the European Space Agency. This book is the culmination of a ten year beyond the state of the art engineering effort.
Author: Reinhardt, JamesCode: 55018Price:AU $69.72Format: Hardback / 300 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:01/04/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2019
Featuring nearly 200 images of the automobiles and individuals who make the race renowned, this book showcases the top drivers and how racing has changed through two world wars, the Great Depression, and unforgettable accidents.
Inside the Greatest Spectacle in RacingAuthor: Reinhardt, JamesCode: 55019Price:AU $23.24Format: Paperback / 216 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:01/04/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2019
Speedway tour guide and racing aficionado J. Craig Reinhardt shares what makes the legendary racetrack special, including its unbelievable history, fast-flying action, notorious moments, and secrets.
Author: Codling, StuartCode: 51759Price:AU $44.59Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/04/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2019
Go behind the scenes to explore the history, racing, celebrity fans, and after hours of racings most glamorous and prestigious round in the F1 championship with The Life Monaco Grand Prix.
Monaco sponsored its first race in 1929 and the circuit has been part of the Formula 1 series since 1950. Conducted with the patronage of ......
Formula 1 GreatsAuthor: Lyons, PeteCode: 52471Price:AU $101.85Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date:26/03/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2019
This book, the first in Evro's new Formula 1 Greats series, covers one of the most revered Formula 1 cars ever made. Pete Lyons, Autosport's renowned Formula 1 reporter for part of the Lotus 72 era, explores the car's entire race-by-race career in his insightful commentary accompanying a magnificent array of over 300 photos
Immagini Di Una Vita/A Life in PicturesAuthor: Allievi, PinoCode: 51928Price:AU $81.48Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: GIORGIO NADA EDITORE Published date:22/03/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2019
Michael Schumacher: the greatest of all time. A champion with a reputation founded on records, the man who has brought most glory to Ferrari in the modern era. With a dramatic coda to the story that we like to think of as a pit stop before a return to the race, to normality.
The Autobiography of the World's Greatest Formula 1 DesignerAuthor: Newey, AdrianCode: 51329Price:AU $28.43Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:21/03/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2019
'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 world's foremost designer in Formula One, Adrian Newey OBE is arguably one of Britain's greatest engineers and this is his fascinating, powerful memoir.How to Build a Car explores ......
Technical Analysis -* PUBLICATION DELAYED UNTIL MARCH 2019 *Author: Piola, GiorgioCode: 50484Price:AU $72.07Format: Paperback / 168 pages Publisher: GIORGIO NADA EDITORE Published date:15/03/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2019
For the first time Giorgio Piolas customary book summarising the technical aspects of F1 covers two complete seasons.
The two championships are analysed by the historic draughtsman in his usual painstaking detail. 2016 and 2017, two years in which the World Championship continued to draw on hybrid power with Mercedes ruling the ......
Author: Hayhoe, DavidCode: 52469Price:AU $101.85Format: Hardback / 544 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:15/03/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2019
Providing you with "The Knowledge" about every driver and car to take part in Formula 1 since 1950, this book contains all the facts and figures you could ever want to know. Along with amusing anecdotes, there's a run-down of regulations over the years, the history of qualifying formats, and race results tables, plus an extensive photo section.
World War II Veterans in MotorsportsAuthor: Evans, ArtCode: 54270Price:AU $52.80Format: Paperback / 277 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:28/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
The Greatest Generation"" were those Americans who grew up during the deprivation of the Great Depression, and went on to serve during World War II. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt said, ""This generation of Americans has a rendezvous with destiny."" The twenty-three described in this book were truly ""earmarked for greatness.
The autobiography of CSX2300Author: Mills, RinseyCode: 52468Price:AU $122.22Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: PORTER PRESS INTERNATIONAL Published date:28/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
This book tells the fascinating history of the Daytona Coupe version of Carroll Shelby's fabled Cobra with special focus on one of the six cars built. The fabulous Daytona Coupe, brutally purposeful in both looks and performance, was created to win the FIA World Sportscar Championship and duly did so in 1965.
The Carlton Sports GuideAuthor: Jones, BruceCode: 54301Price:AU $30.54Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: CARLTON BOOKS Published date:07/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
Formula One 2019: The Carlton Sports Guide, the world's bestselling Grand Prix handbook, is the essential resource for the season ahead. As well as the drivers' and constructors' world championship tables from 2018, there is a fill-in guide for 2019 making this a personalised record of the Formula One season.
The Biography of David Scott-MoncrieffAuthor: Schrader, HalwartCode: 54294Price:AU $40.72Format: Paperback / 216 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:02/02/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2019
The biography of a larger-than-life character in the world of motoring, especially among classic car collectors. David Scott-Moncrieff, aka `Bunty,' claimed to be the Number 1 in the Rolls-Royce second-hand car trade. He was a colourful personality, an experienced car expert, a charming entertainer and a passionate vintage race car addict.
Dick Shattock's Pioneering Sports Racing CarsAuthor: Shattock, AlanCode: 54203Price:AU $71.30Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: TROUBADOR PUBLISHING Published date:28/01/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2019
Alan Shattock has been researching the history of his father. Dick Shattock's, RGS Atalanta sports cars, his pioneering work on the use of fibreglass for the manufacture of sports car bodies and his collaborative work with John Griffiths on the production of JAG cars.
Streamlined Specials and New Generation of Drivers on American SpeedwaysAuthor: Dick, RobertCode: 51079Price:AU $71.96Format: Paperback / 287 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:25/01/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2019
From 1915 through the early 1920s, American auto racing experienced rapid and exciting change. Competition by European vehicles forced American car manufacturers to incorporate new features, resulting in legendary engineering triumphs (and, essentially, works of art). Some of the greatest drivers in racing history were active during this ......
Alfa Romeo Racing 1963-1983Author: Tabucchi, MaurizioCode: 51927Price:AU $150.00Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: GIORGIO NADA EDITORE Published date:25/01/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2019
The Autodelta story, Alfa Romeo's more or less official racing department between 1963 and 1983. A tale of unforgettable victories, of two titles conquered in the World Championship for Marques, but also one of scalding defeats.
The Glory Years: 1967-84Author: Witty, ChrisCode: 48568Price:AU $150.00Format: Hardback / 432 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date:15/01/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2019
This sumptuous book, a feast of nostalgia, celebrates the wonderful era of the European Formula 2 Championship, 1967-84, on the 50th anniversary of its beginnings. Formula 2 pitted emerging heroes against the greats of the day and virtually all the top Formula 1 drivers - names like Jackie Stewart, Jack Brabham, Graham Hill, Jochen Rindt and Bruce ......
For Britain (Two hardback volumes within a slipcase)Author: Taylor, SimonCode: 54319Price:AU $240.00Format: Hardback / 488 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date:15/01/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2019
Founded by John Heath and George Abecassis, the HWM racing team set out in 1950, the year of the Formula 1 World Championship’s inauguration, to race its Formula 2 cars all over Europe in a unique British endeavour. Always run on a shoestring, HWM’s single-seaters achieved great results in flying the flag with mainly British drivers, most ......
Individually signed by the Colins father Jimmy McRaeAuthor: Colin McMaster, David EvansCode: 55016Price:AU $85.00Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: MCKLEIN PUBLISHING (GERMANY) Published date:01/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from Europe 2-3 business days
McRae, just Colin (signed)
These copies have been individually signed by the Colins father Jimmy McRae.
Colin McRae, the 1995 World Rally Champion, was the most spectacular rally driver. His natural speed and win-or-bust approach made him the favourite of rally fans worldwide. The word McRae became ......
English and German Text - 250 numbered copies onlyAuthor: Reinhard Klein, John DavenportCode: 55015Price:AU $220.00Format: Hardback / 264 pages Publisher: MCKLEIN PUBLISHING (GERMANY) Published date:01/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from Europe 2-3 business days
This edition of the book is limited to only 250 numbered copies, contains a hand signature of Hannu Mikkola and comes in a luxuary linen slip case.
The legendary Mk1 & Mk2 in rallying
Asked to sum up the Ford Escort, Markku Alén put it in fourwords: "Its a winners car." The front-engined, ......
The Birth and Evolution of Hot RoddingAuthor: McClurg, BobCode: 52053Price:AU $55.80Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:15/12/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2018
The history of hot rodding and performance cars has been well chronicled through the years. Books and magazines have covered the cars, builders, pioneers, engineers, early racers, muscle cars, street racers, etc.. Most take a nostalgic and fun look at the cars that many have loved their entire lives. Some even cover the lifestyle, the hobby as ......
English/German textAuthor: Davenport, JohnCode: 54972Price:AU $94.00Format: Hardback / 264 pages Publisher: MCKLEIN PUBLISHING (GERMANY) Published date:15/12/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2018
Asked to sum up the Ford Escort, Markku Alén put it in fourwords: "Its a winners car." The front-engined, rear-wheel drive car triumphed all around the world, whether it was at the 1970 World Cup Rally, the East African Safari, in Swedish snow or on Finlands high-speed tracks. At its home event, the RAC Rally, the Mk1 and Mk2 versions proved ......
The World's Leading Grand Prix AnnualAuthor: Autocourse MagazineCode: 54903Price:AU $124.99Format: Hardback / 408 pages Publisher: ICON PUBLISHING LTD Published date:14/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Autocourse 2018-19 covers the Formula 1 season and its 21 Grand Prix races in great detail. Every race report is backed by practice and qualifying times, full race results and lap charts. There are specially commissioned features reflecting the key stories of the season, a team-by-team review which ......
Lightning SpeedAuthor: Starkey, JohnCode: 52464Price:AU $71.30Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:14/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Detailing the development and racing achievements of the Nissan GTP and Group C racecars. The book features revealing interviews with some of the notable drivers and designers involved, and, to complete the story, a detailed appendix covering the history of each car.
World ChampionsAuthor: Starkey, JohnCode: 54263Price:AU $61.11Format: Hardback / 120 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:14/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The story of the Sauber-Mercedes racecars that dominated the Group C racing scene during the late 1980s and early 1990s, covering their design and development. This book contains some great colour photos, interviews with many of the best known personalities of the era, and a chassis-by-chassis history of each car.
The first four decades of racing success 1956-1996Author: Starkey, JohnCode: 52466Price:AU $81.48Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:14/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This book takes a detailed look at the racing Chevrolet Corvette from its inception, construction, and subsequent updates through the years.
20 Years on the RoadAuthor: teNeuesCode: 51915Price:AU $17.90Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: TENEUES Published date:11/12/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2018
Just as Gumball 3000 is much more than a car rally, 20 Years on the Road is much more than a car book. A best-of compilation of the glitzy and famed international event from the past two decades, this volume is as effervescent and exciting as the road trip itself. "Gumball is about challenging tradition and taking a non-conventional approach to ......
Book contains two volumes in a presentation caseAuthor: Dasse, PatrickCode: 54324Price:AU $350.00Format: Hardback / 912 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:10/12/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2018
In 1968, exactly 50 years ago, Porsche won the Monte Carlo Rally for the first time.
That is more than enough reason to take a look back at the Porsche cars that have taken part in the most famous rally in the world.
The very first Porsche team entered the rally in 1952. However, in the overall classification the ......
Gli Anni D'Oro/The Golden YearsAuthor: Acerbi, LeonardoCode: 51925Price:AU $150.00Format: Hardback / 360 pages Publisher: GIORGIO NADA EDITORE Published date:08/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Iconic cars such as the 356's and the immortal 911's, extraordinary success stories in the classic endurance races, great champions and remarkable engineers. These are the principal ingredients of Porsche. The Golden Years, a book examining the full history of the legendary Stuttgart firm.
Standard EditionAuthor: Tiple, JohnnyCode: 54320Price:AU $99.95Format: Hardback / 316 pages Publisher: COTERIE Published date:02/12/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2018
Back in the late 1960s, the commercial pace of motor racing was increasing. More major sponsors appeared on the F1 scene including tobacco giant Marlboro and Yardley cosmetics, and this interest had developed into a veritable flood by the time Team Lotus changed its Gold Leaf livery to the black and gold of the John Player Special cigarette ......
Petrolicious Cars and Their OwnersAuthor: PetroliciousCode: 49288Price:AU $84.62Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: DIE GESTALTEN VERLAG Published date:01/12/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2018
Inherited gems, lovingly restored autos, and first cars: Drive Tastefully explores the intimate relationship between cars and their owners. The connection between an automobile and its proprietor is a special one. And it is made even more so as new technology makes transportation increasingly impersonal. Drive Tastefully delves into this ......
Author: Teissedre, Jean-MarcCode: 54321Price:AU $99.95Format: Hardback / 280 pages Publisher: ETAI Published date:01/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Since 1978, the annual 24 Hours of Le Mans, through the same editorial team, proposes to revive the text but especially the image of the race but also its preparations and the fever that seizes the Prefecture of the Sarthe throughout the week before departure.
Each car and their drivers are presented. Preliminary tests to the ......