A Backroad Tour of Automotive History and the Old Car HobbyAuthor: Rossi, StevenCode: 58242Price:AU $74.95Format: Paperback / 277 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:15/09/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2021
A popular feature in Antique Automobile magazine, Steven Rossi's columns open up the world of old cars, transporting readers to earlier times from the age of horseless carriages through the evolution of cars and car culture. This compilation from a decade's writings draws on a lifetime of knowledge and experience.
Enthusiast's Restoration ManualAuthor: Peter CrespinCode: 24150Price:AU $79.95Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/09/2021Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2021
So, you fancy fancy an E-type but the ones in your price range are basket cases or rough complete cars? Can you realistically restore one of these yourself, or should you walk away because everyone tells you it costs at least fifty thousand to do a decent job? Peter Crespin couldnt justify the inflated cost of E-types in the UK, but found a ......
Illustrated practical advice from one man's home restorationAuthor: Clusker, AndrewCode: 57073Price:AU $99.95Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/04/2021Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A fully illustrated record of the restoration of a classic Porsche 911, which was originally purchased by a world-famous celebrity. Illustrations provided by Porsche bring this journey to life, along with amazing photographs and personal experience from a life-long Porsche aficionado.
cut. Save time and money on the restoration of parts and services, forboth cars and motorcycles. Veteran, Vintage, Classic, CustomAuthor: Barratt, S.W.Code: 60764Price:AU $24.99Format: Paperback / 78 pages Published date:27/03/2021Availability:Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
A guide book for every car and motorcycle restorer, both amateur and professional. Designed to save time and money, the guide lists quality parts restoration and services from an engine rebuild to having a key cut. For Veteran, Vintage , Classic, and Custom. A discounted door-to-door courier enables the guide to be used worldwide.
Impressive Interiors, Brilliant Bodies and Marvellous MechanicalsAuthor: Brooks, SteveCode: 60513Price:AU $21.50Format: Paperback / 185 pages Published date:23/02/2021Availability:Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
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Would you love to restore your car to as-new condition but dont have the money
to hire professionals? Author Steve Brooks shows you how to plan and perform a
Author: Krehbiel, DeveCode: 58224Price:AU $59.77Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/10/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
"This book provides information on how to restore 1947-1955 Chevrolet trucks, including how to replace each major component and make the frame, engine, transmission, drivetrain, electrical system, heating assembly and more like new"--
The Four-Wheeled Creations of James HetfieldAuthor: Hetfield, JamesCode: 59690Price:AU $69.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: INSIGHT EDITIONS Published date:28/08/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
James Hetfield, Metallicas front man, opens up his garage for an exclusive tour of the highlights of his incredible collection of restored and customized classic cars.
Millions know James Hetfield as the front man of Metallica, but the acclaimed singer-songwriter has enjoyed another lifelong passion: restoring and customizing classic ......
A Pictorial Restoration JourneyAuthor: Pitt, MarkCode: 59719Price:AU $17.50Format: Paperback / 58 pages Published date:03/08/2020Availability:Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
When the Phoenix Rises is the story of one mans seven-year journey to restore a piece of Australian history - his iconic WB Ute.
The restoration was both a labour of love and a challenge to ensure this vehicle was returned to its original "showroom floor" condition.
Workbench How-toAuthor: Rotella, RockyCode: 57949Price:AU $53.30Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:21/07/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
"This book provides information on how to rebuild a Pontiac V-8 engine and features information about the necessary preparation, disassembly, and the best parts that are available"--
A book of moving partsAuthor: China, EddCode: 58923Price:AU $27.50Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: VIRGIN BOOKS Published date:02/05/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
An unstoppable enthusiast from an early age, Edd had 35 ongoing car projects while he was at university, not counting the double-decker bus he was living in. His first car was a more conventional 1303 Texas yellow Beetle, the start of an ongoing love affair with VW, even though it got him arrested for attempted armed robbery.
Author: Macleod, BruceCode: 58019Price:AU $59.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: THE CROWOOD PRESS LTD Published date:08/02/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The techniques used in the welding of thin sheet metal as used on vehicle bodies are vastly different to those used in welding heavier structures. This book covers the various methods of welding used to make and repair sheet metal body panels. Whereas some forms of welding are straightforward, others require a significant amount of skill. The ......
Author: Smart, JimCode: 57568Price:AU $56.54Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:15/10/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
"This book provides information on how to restore the 1979-1993 Mustang to its former glory, including interior, chassis, and driveline restoration and rust repair, along with cool performance upgrades."--Provided by publisher.
Author: LeClair, EricCode: 51823Price:AU $55.00Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:30/08/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Perhaps the most charismatic automobile ever, the Volkswagen Beetle was the longest-running, most-manufactured automobile on a single platform of all time. From 1938 to 2003, more than 21.5 million "Bugs" were assembled, distributed, and sold on nearly every continent in the world.
The Restoration GuideAuthor: Scott, JasonCode: 56089Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:21/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Original Camaro 1967-1969 presents the key information necessary to identifying or correctly restoring Chevrolet's tremendously popular first-generation Camaro. Some 250 color images detail Chevy's major performance packages of the period - the SS, RS and Z/28 - while exhaustively detailing engines, interiors, and bodies. Of equal importance, ......
The Restorer's GuideAuthor: Meredith, LawrenceCode: 52242Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:19/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
An attractive and detailed guide to one of the world's most appealing sport cars, Original Porsche 356 is indispensable for all owners, restorers, buyers and enthusiasts. This book aims to reveal, in words and colour pictures, how the 356 altered through 16 years of production.
The Restorer's Guide to all DS and ID models 1955-75Author: Reynolds, JohnCode: 52241Price:AU $70.00Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:19/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
An attractive and detailed guide to one of the great 20th-century design icons, Original Citroen DS, the 19th title in an acclaimed series, is indispensable for all owners, restorers, buyers and enthusiasts. Accompanying the text are over 270 photographs showing all the significant model variations and the main changes in DS specification.
Author: Nigel ThorleyCode: 47018Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:15/11/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Model by model, with hundreds of specially commissioned colour photographs of outstanding examples of the cars, he gives all the details of correct original factory specifications and equipment in all departments, right down to the tool kit.
Author: Mattson, FredCode: 49280Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:05/11/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Outsourcing the upholstery work on a car is common because most people lack the fundamental skills and knowledge that a restorer possesses. After disassembling and gutting your car, you can often feel that you're in way over your head. Taking the time to acquire the skills for upholstery may feel like a daunting task, but what if an experienced ......
Restoration and ModificationAuthor: Hall, DanielCode: 49281Price:AU $47.06Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:15/09/2017Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
From the dawn of the very first streamlined aluminum trailer in 1934 to the most recent offerings from genre giant Airstream, Americans have always loved the look, style, and feel of these riveted wonders. Although many beautiful examples are on the road today, an equal number of trailers could use a little, or a lot of, TLC. Some need a minor ......
If you are going to dream then do it in your garageAuthor: Duke VideoCode: 49383Price:AU $44.95Format: DVD / 296 mins Publisher: DUKE MARKETING Published date:01/07/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
"The very best automotive series on TV!" - John K. Oregon, USA.
Garage Dreams’ is a ground-breaking show about real people building their dreams.
Every custom build or restoration starts as a dream. Without this vision the stunning creations that grace streets and shows around the world would never see the light of ......
Maintaining Your Vehicle's AppearanceAuthor: Colbeck, Dom & Steele, John & Mclean, DavidCode: 47722Price:AU $85.00Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date:15/04/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Automotive Detailing in Detail takes the combined experience and expertise of three leading detailing commentators to provide a thorough and expansive overview of automotive detailing techniques. From the pre-wash, wash and preparation stages, through machine polishing to paint protection and maintenance, every detailing stage is ......
Enthusiast's Restoration ManualAuthor: Thaddeus, MartinCode: 47703Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:10/04/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Classic car electrical systems are notoriously idiosyncratic, temperamental, and difficult to work with, but a key to keeping an older vehicle on the road is correct and regular maintenance of the electrics.Classic Car Electrics contains extensive and fully illustrated information for the classic enthusiast who wishes to service, repair or ......
Enthusiasts Restoration ManualAuthor: Steinfurth, PeterCode: 47337Price:AU $50.00Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/01/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Packed with restoration know-how on all kinds of interior fittings in your classic car: carpets, headlinings, seats, wood and synthetic material parts, instruments, steering wheels: even how to succeed in making your radio sound just like new! Includes reproduction of parts on a 3D printer.
Tips, Techniques & Step-by-Step Procedures for Preparation & PaintingAuthor: Thaddeus, MartinCode: 40415Price:AU $46.50Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:02/06/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Taking you step-by-step through each stage of the painting process, from planning, preparation, and safety, to final painting and finishing, this book will give you the skills and the confidence you need for a perfect finish. Minor repairs, filling and undercoating, pinstriping, equipment care and cleaning, everything you need to create a paint ......
Author: Iain AyreCode: 38318Price:AU $59.99Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date:28/04/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Part of the Everyday Modifications series that are designed to guide classic van and car owners through the workshop skills needed to make their vehicles easier to use and enjoy, this book is concerned with improving the 4-cylinder Spitfire and Herald, and the 6-cylinder Vitesse and GT6, with engines ranging in size from 948cc to 1998cc.
Author: Mike MavrigianCode: 38363Price:AU $48.50Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:26/02/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
During the muscle car wars of the 1960s, Holley carburetors emerged as the carbs to have because of their easy-to-tune design, abundance of parts, and wide range of sizes. The legendary Double Pumper, the universal 600-cfm 1850 models, the Dominator, and now the Avenger have stood the test of time and are the leading carburetors in the ......
Author: Kevin Shaw and Mike WilkinsCode: 38361Price:AU $51.99Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:18/12/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The Chrysler B-Bodies from 1966 to 1970 are the most-restored cars in the franchises storied history. Popular models among them include the Charger, Coronet, GTX, Road Runner, and Super Bee. Restoring a Mopar B-Body is easier than ever with numerous of available aftermarket parts suppliers. This book offers an in-depth resource for restoring a ......
A Guide to Rebuilding, Repair and ReplacementAuthor: Colin BeeverCode: 37398Price:AU $47.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date:15/10/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
This is an essential guide to ignition and timing, for classic car owners and restorers. Aimed at both keen amateurs and professionals alike, Ignition and Timing covers the history and evolution of the automotive ignition system, and how to fit, modify and maintain your system for optimum timing and maximum performance. Topics covered include ......
Author: Melvin BenzaquenCode: 38358Price:AU $52.50Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/10/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The Trans Am and Firebird were distinctly different than their cousin, the Chevy Camaro, and many Trans Am and Firebird models became stand-out muscle cars of their era. In fact, when the high-performance wars in Detroit subsided in the early 1970s, the Trans Am remained as the sole surviving muscle car. Some second-generation Pontiac F-Body ......
Author: Iain AyreCode: 37880Price:AU $74.00Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/09/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The Ultimate Mini Restoration Manual gives you all the info you need to evaluate your skills and attitude, get your garage sorted, choose the right Mini, weld-up the rust, paint it, overhaul the engine, sort the rest of the mechanicals, retrim - then make the car faster, smoother, sharper, and a lot more fun!
Author: Rob HawkinsCode: 37108Price:AU $69.99Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date:23/03/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Designed to guide classic van and car owners through the workshop skills needed to make their vehicles easier to use and enjoy, this book gives advice on modernizing and improving a VW Bay Window camper van. It provides guidance on how to fit a wide range of simple and more sophisicated upgrades to bring a Bay Window into the 21st century.
Step-By-Step VideobookAuthor: Larry AthertonCode: 37792Price:AU $69.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: CAR TECH Published date:10/03/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Rebuilding the Small-Block Chevy: Step by Step Videobook is a quality, step-by-step Workbench Book and DVD combination that shows you how to build a street or racing small-block Chevy in your own garage. The book includes more than 650 photos and easy-to-read text that explains every procedure a professional builder uses to assemble an ......
Stock and High-Performance RebuildsAuthor: Larry AthertonCode: 37819Price:AU $48.50Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CAR TECH Published date:10/03/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The small-block Chevrolet is easily the most popular V-8 engine ever built. It was introduced in 1955, and remained in production until the mid-1990s, powering legendary cars such as the 1955-1957 Chevys, Camaros, Impalas, Novas, Chevelles, and of course, the most popular sports car of all time, the Corvette. Of course, whether restoring or ......
Author: Lindsay PorterCode: 32895Price:AU $44.95Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:07/08/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This completely new, all-colour version of a best-selling restoration manual contains a wealth of new guidance, particularly on later Defender models. Clearly written, extensively illustrated step-by-step procedures describe in detail the restoration of bodywork, mechanicals, interior and electrics, providing owners with an affordable route to ......
Author: John WyattCode: 32372Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:01/05/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The Restorer's Guide to K and F Series 750 sohc Honda motorcycles, 1968-78, by the UK's leading restorer. Offers design and engineering features, comprehensive information on specification differences between models, correct equipment finishes, options and accessories, and advice on buying, running and restoring a CB750. This is a re-issue of one ......