A History Including Minibuses, Taxis and TrolleysAuthor: Desmond, KevinCode: 58838Price:AU $72.79Format: Paperback / 180 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:30/12/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 2020
The exponential success of battery electric buses calls for a re-appraisal of their history. This comprehensive history traces the roots of the electric bus from 1564 to its resounding success in 2019.
100 Years of Ford TrucksAuthor: Foster, PatrickCode: 59696Price:AU $29.99Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: CRESTLINE BOOKS Published date:13/11/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2020
Get Fords complete story in ;Ford Tough: 100 Years of Ford Trucks and see why theyve dominated the truck market, selling 1.5 million trucks every year in the US alone.
In July 1917 Ford Motor Company introduced a one-ton chassis for commercial trucks, marking what many historians feel was its official ......
Author: Ranger, AlanCode: 59362Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: MUSHROOM MODEL PUBLISHING Published date:28/10/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020
Opel Blitz (German for ""lightning"") was the name given to various light and middle-weight truck series built by the German automobile manufacturer Opel from 1930. This book focuses on the light version of the Blitz lorry deployed by the Wehrmacht during World War II: Opel Blitz type 3,5-134 & 3,5-157; Opel Blitz type 2,0-12; Opel Blitz type ......
Author: Carousel CalendarsCode: 59113Price:AU $19.95Format: CalendarPublisher: CAROUSEL Published date:15/10/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020
Tractors play an important role in daily farming and the Tractors Calendar for 2021 shows off different iconic models, both old and new, for the tractor enthusiast to enjoy. Modern farming would be very different without these hard-working machines and names featured in this calendar include John Deere and Massey-Ferguson. These magnificent ......
Author: Carousel CalendarsCode: 59115Price:AU $19.95Format: CalendarPublisher: CAROUSEL Published date:15/10/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020
From the moment the first steam driven tractor was introduced in the late 18th century, farming changed forever. This Vintage Tractors Calendar 2021 offers just a few examples of some of these classic modern-day workhorses of the countryside including International Harvesters, Massey Ferguson, Fordson and many more.
Author: Springirth, Kenneth CCode: 59420Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/08/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
New Jersey's Trolley Heritage is a photographic essay of trolley cars that once served Atlantic City, Ocean City, and Wildwood, plus the modernized Newark City subway, along with the new Hudson-Bergen Light Rail Line and River Line. From 1889 to 1955, electric trolley cars served commuters and vacationers in Atlantic City. Between 1938 and 1955, ......
Every Model, Year by YearAuthor: Jr, J. "Kelly" Flory,Code: 51547Price:AU $111.49Format: Hardback / 751 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:17/04/2020Availability:Sold Out
In the mid twentieth century, the truck transformed from strictly a workhorse into pickups and vans that could meet any consumer need, from utility to sport to luxury, culminating in a worthy replacement for the family car. This book tracks the development year by year, providing statistical and pricing information and listing features and options ......
The First 100 YearsAuthor: Macmillan, DonCode: 58229Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:03/04/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The Complete Book of Classic John Deere Tractors features descriptions, photography, and spec charts for farm legends including the kerosene-powered 1918 Waterloo Boy, classic two-cylinder models, and the redesigned New Generation and New Generation II lines.
The Fascinating Quantock CollectionAuthor: Marsh, CliffCode: 57572Price:AU $65.99Format: Hardback / 120 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:14/03/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Shows vehicles while with their original operators, Undergoing and following following restoration.
A History of Delivery Vehicles, Semis, Forklifts and OthersAuthor: Desmond, KevinCode: 57166Price:AU $69.72Format: Paperback / 165 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:01/01/2020Availability:Sold Out
During the past decade, with the availability of the lithium-ion battery, the electric truck has got back on the road for all payloads and all distances. The fourth in a series covering the history and future of electric transport, this book chronicles the work of the innovative engineers who perfected e-trucks large and small.
How to Plan, Run, and Win the Fight for Effective TransitAuthor: Higashide, StevenCode: 58123Price:AU $47.99Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: ISLAND PRESS Published date:14/12/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A transit expert calls citizens and city decision-makers to action, inspiring them to fight for a better bus system.
The Coolest Machines on IceAuthor: Dregni, EricCode: 58065Price:AU $35.00Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:04/12/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Now available in an updated paperback edition, Zamboni: The Coolest Machines on Ice is the official illustrated story of one of the most ingenious and beloved machines on four wheels!
Author: Bennett, SeanCode: 58142Price:AU $159.95Format: Hardback / 1184 pages Publisher: CENGAGE Published date:14/11/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Gear up for career success in the dynamic field of commercial truck engine service, with the latest edition of the most comprehensive to guide commercial vehicle engines and their management systems available today! Ideal for students, entry-level technicians, and experienced professionals, MEDIUM/HEAVY DUTY TRUCK ENGINES, FUEL & COMPUTERIZED ......
Author: Carousel CalendarsCode: 55817Price:AU $5.00(was
AU $19.95)Format: CalendarPublisher: CAROUSEL Published date:15/10/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Carousel Calendars offer a hugely diverse range of square wall calendars which feature amazing photography and large month-to-view grids with plenty of space for writing.
Author: Whittall, IvorCode: 56978Price:AU $50.00Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: OLD POND PUBLISHING Published date:03/08/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Silk Road and Beyond covers the career, adventures and anecdotes of Ivor Whittall, one of the early pioneers of long distance trucking to the Middle East. Written in an engaging style, the book encompasses stories from the beginning of Ivors career, from qualifying as an articulated-truck driver, his first overseas trip to Kuwait, the ......
Author: Haynes, JimCode: 55759Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 280 pages Publisher: ALLEN & UNWIN Published date:15/12/2018Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The truckers job-so vital to our nations everyday life-makes for a diverse treasure trove of stories. This first-ever collection of stories about Aussie truckers captures the humour, tragedy and fascinating history of their world, proving once again that truth is often stranger, funnier and more inspiring than fiction. The unlikely yarns and ......
Author: Johnston, Ian M.Code: 52180Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: NEW HOLLAND PUBLISHERS Published date:04/08/2018Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
The Magic of Old Tractors explores this intriguing world and is essential reading for anyone with a passion for classic tractors. Renowned international expert and self-confessed tractorphile Ian M Johnston invites you to become acquainted with the nostalgic world of spanners, grease and exhaust smoke, and to experience the wonderful world of old ......
A comprehensive directory of tractors around the world featuring the greAuthor: Carroll, JohnCode: 51342Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 256 pages Published date:06/01/2018Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
The ultimate visual history for farm machinery enthusiasts, featuring detailed specifications and over 650 photographs of historical and modern machines, from AGCO Allis to Zetor.
Author: Springirth, Kenneth C.Code: 51135Price:AU $26.99(was
AU $44.99)Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:16/12/2017Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Cincinnati's first line was the conversion of the Mt Adams & Eden Park Inclined Railway Company cable car line to electric operation in 1888 which became part of the Cincinnati Street Railway Co. This book documents that era, including the Cincinnati Bell Connector streetcar line which opened in 2016, linking with the Over the Rhine neighborhood.
Author: Thorne, MichaelCode: 49744Price:AU $76.39Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:16/11/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Michael Thorne, founder of the Coldridge Collection, which houses a host of examples of Ferguson and Massey Ferguson tractors. turns his attention to the outstandingly successful and well-loved 100 Series of tractors, of which the 135 and 165 were the best sellers, with half a million and 98,000 built respectively.
Heavy Equipment SystemsAuthor: Huzij, Robert (Cambrian College)Code: 50047Price:AU $154.95Format: Paperback / 624 pages Published date:27/09/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
MODERN DIESEL TECHNOLOGY: HEAVY EQUIPMENT SYSTEMS, Third Edition, focuses on off-highway mobile equipment systems, giving you in-depth coverage of service and repair essentials for heavy equipment, agricultural equipment, and powered lift truck technology. Written by experienced technicians, this trusted text includes both universal and ......
Author: Brown, StewartCode: 50781Price:AU $20.47(was
AU $34.12)Format: Hardback / 128 pages Published date:31/08/2017Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Buses Yearbook is an annual publication linked to the monthly Buses Magazine and has been published in various guises every year since the early 1960s. Long established, it has become one of the most anticipated releases in the enthusiast calendar.
A Truckin' Awesome Guide to Trucks and LifeAuthor: Heavy DCode: 48814Price:AU $37.62Format: CD-Audio / 330 mins Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD Published date:29/08/2017Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Feel like somebody hit the brakes on your Diesel Brothers cravings? Discover how you can keep the gas going with this rip-roaring ride behind the scenes of Discovery Channel's popular series Diesel Brothers--read by the authors! In the world of monster trucks, no one builds bigger and more extreme rides--and has more fun in the process--than ......
A Truckin' Awesome Guide to Trucks and LifeAuthor: Heavy DCode: 48841Price:AU $37.62Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: THRESHOLD EDITIONS Published date:29/08/2017Availability:Sold Out
Feel like somebody hit the brakes on your Diesel Brothers cravings? Discover how you can keep the gas going with this rip-roaring ride behind the scenes of Discovery Channel's popular series Diesel Brothers. In the world of monster trucks, no one builds bigger and more extreme rides--and has more fun in the process--than Heavy D, Diesel Dave, ......
Author: TankogradCode: 49361Price:AU $25.00Format: Paperback / 48 pages Published date:10/06/2017Availability:Sold Out
Chevrolet 1 ½-ton 4x4 Trucks Cargo, M6 Bomb Service and others Production of the first Chevrolet 1 ½-ton 4x4 trucks started in August 1940 with cargo and dump trucks with and without winch, panel trucks and the Bomb Service Truck M6. Of these models only the cargo trucks kept rolling off the assembly lines until the end of production in August ......
100 Years of Ford TrucksAuthor: Foster, PatrickCode: 48068Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/06/2017Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Ford Tough: 100 Years of Ford Trucks tells the entire Ford truck story from the very beginning, when Ford got its start in truck production.
1951 - 1964 All ModelsAuthor: Ware, PatCode: 47746Price:AU $24.95Format: Hardback / 168 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:11/05/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Fordson Major tractor was produced in large numbers at Ford's UK Dagenham factory from 1951 until 1964, and was exported across the world, including to the USA (where it was called the Ford 5000 diesel).
Britain's Last Trolleybus SystemsAuthor: Blake, JimCode: 48287Price:AU $52.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:30/04/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
In this new photographic album from Pen & Sword, transport historian and photographer Jim Blake presents a fascinating selection of pictures of a form of public transport now sadly missing from Britain's streets trolleybuses.
Author: Bobbitt, MalcolmCode: 47654Price:AU $31.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:30/03/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
British commercial vehicle manufacturers played a key role in bolstering Britains economy throughout the 1950s, especially during the period of postwar austerity, a time when they contributed to the all-important export drive. British lorries were, therefore, seen as the workhorses of the world and performed a wide range of tasks from goods ......
Author: Bobbitt, MalcolmCode: 47665Price:AU $31.95Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:30/03/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
British commercial manufacturers played a prime role in boosting Britains economy during the 1960s, especially as many vehicles were exported worldwide. British lorries were, therefore, considered as being the workhorses of the world, performing a wide range of duties from heavy haulage to general goods delivery.
This highly visual study ......
The Final YearsAuthor: Blake, JimCode: 47238Price:AU $65.00Format: Hardback / 138 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD Published date:28/02/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Captures the changing transport scene throughout the 1960s.
VariantsAuthor: Hoppe, HenryCode: 47606Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 80 pages Published date:02/02/2017Availability:Sold Out
When asked for the most famous and best-known truck of the German Wehrmacht in World War Two, the name ‘Opel Blitz’ automatically comes up. Despite all its fame the background of its purchase, the military versions and the impressed civilian types, were hitherto not well documented. The three production models and the many variants and ......
The trucks and other vehicles from the major motion pictureAuthor: Windham, RyderCode: 47763Price:AU $11.97(was
AU $19.95)Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:12/01/2017Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Monster Trucks is a new film from Paramount set for release in January 2017. The film, which combines computer-generated images with live action, is directed by Chris Wedge (Epic, Ice Age), with a script by Jonathan Aibel and Glenn Berger, who both penned the Kung Fu Panda movies and Monsters Vs. ......
Author: Springirth, Kenneth CCode: 47765Price:AU $44.99Format: PaperbackPublisher: FONTHILL Published date:10/11/2016Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Street Cars of Washington D.C. is a photographic essay of the history of the well-kept modern street car system that provided frequent transit service to much of our nation's capital up to its closure in January, 1962. Washington D.C. was the first North American city to operate its entire base service by President's Conference Committee (PCC) ......