Illustrated practical advice from one man's home restorationAuthor: Clusker, AndrewCode: 57073Price:AU $99.95Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:30/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
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.
A Backroad Tour of Automotive History and the Old Car HobbyAuthor: Rossi, StevenCode: 58242Price:AU $48.45Format: Paperback / 277 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:15/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
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.
The Four-Wheeled Creations of James HetfieldAuthor: Hetfield, JamesCode: 59690Price:AU $69.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: INSIGHT EDITIONS Published date:28/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
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 ......
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"--
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:Sold Out
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:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
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 ......
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.
How to Build & Modify 2006 to PresentAuthor: Randy BoligCode: 38359Price:AU $53.95Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:29/03/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The new Dodge Charger, Challenger, and other LX-platform cars bring modern V-8 performance to unparalleled heights, and the new Challenger and Charger Hellcats are the most powerful American production cars today. The outrageous performance and audacious styling has earned a large and dedicated following. However, you can tune and modify the ......
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 ......
How to Rebuild and ModifyAuthor: Cliff RugglesCode: 37228Price:AU $44.95Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/08/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Although not quite the heavy-duty performer as its big brother, the Turbo 400, the Turbo 350 transmission is a fine, durable, capable, and when modified, stout performer in its own right. Millions of GM cars and trucks have been built with Turbo 350 automatic transmissions. There always comes a time when the old transmission shows signs of wear. ......
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: Pearson, LesCode: 31304Price:AU $69.95Format: Hardback / 368 pages Published date:31/01/2013Availability:Sold Out
This book describes in technical detail the complete restoration of a Model 'A' Ford - 1928 to 1931, (left or right hand drive) to its original condition. The information and pictures this book covers over 48 years of restoration advice and tips. The book starts with the complete disassembly of the mechanical parts of the frame. Complete ......
Author: Dennis W. ParksCode: 25606Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/08/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
How to Restore and Customize Automotive Interiors provides you with the tools and knowledge you need to tackle any job on any type of car, from prewar classics to full-on customs to modern vehicles. Veteran author Dennis Parks takes you step-by-step through all the processes, from restoring seats, door panels, floor coverings, and headliners to ......
Author: Chris PetrisCode: 25740Price:AU $44.95Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/07/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The Corvette is in a league of its own. With a fanatical following and legendary performance reputation, GM has continuously produced model after memorable model starting in 1953 and continuing today. As long as there is a car culture, the Corvette will continue to appeal to legions of enthusiasts. As such, these most of these cars will require a ......
Haynes Repair ManualAuthor: Haynes Repair ManualCode: 25260Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/06/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Complete restoration guide covering Ford Mustang for 1964-1/2 thru 1970:
What is a restoration?
Build a rolling stand
Interior and convertible top
Author: VariousCode: 24684Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 218 pages Publisher: HP BOOKS Published date:01/07/2011Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
A compilation of 50 performance articles from the editors of Super Chevy, Chevy High Performance, and GM High-Tech Performance magazines on how to build maximum power and performance on the Chevy LS family of small-block engines.
Author: Cunnell, JohnCode: 46749Price:AU $32.50Format: Paperback / 122 pages Publisher: HP BOOKS Published date:26/08/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Today's restorer has a wealth of resources available that didn't exist just a few years ago. It is no longer necessary or feasible to perform every step of a ground-up restoration yourself (unless you truly want to). Knowing how to properly plan, organize and execute a restoration can save both time and money, and help ensure that you'll end up ......
Author: Richard McKellarCode: 23592Price:AU $64.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: BENTLEY PUBLISHERS Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Publisher's Notes: This book charts in detail the restoration of a very special Morris Minor to the highest possible standard. However it does much, much more than that. It details the trials, tribulations traumas and triumphs of a father and son working together towards a common goal. What is all the more remarkable is the fact that they ......
Author: Anders ClausagerCode: 3413Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Covering all variations of the MGA, including Coupe & Twin Cam. this book is a definitive guide to how the cars should look. Outstanding examples of all the models were closely researched and detailed photographs covering all aspects of the cars are included. Originally published in 1993 as a hardcover, then as a softcover in 2003, the ......
Author: John ParnellCode: 6023Price:AU $75.00Format: Hardback / 120 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
A comprehensive guide to the Mini Cooper and Cooper S and an invaluable source of information for any Mini Cooper owner or prospective owner. It includes Innocenti. Authis, Australian and Rover Coopers from the original 997cc model to the last of the 1275cc cars and will help to ensure a 100% authentic restoration of any model.
Author: Anders ClausagerCode: 4002Price:AU $199.95Format: Hardback / 96 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Sold Out
This excellent guide to restoration of the "Big Healeys" is a soft cover reprint of the popular hard cover original. Drawing from factory records, parts lists and catalogues, it establishes the standard for Austin-Healey restoration. The photographs cover every inch of 10 carefully selected cars which are either totally original or restored with ......
Author: Bill TravatoCode: 24442Price:AU $37.50Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Sold Out
Publisher's Notes: The traditional Oldsmobile V-8 powered some of the most memorable cars of the muscle car era, from the 442s of the '60s and early '70s to the Trans-Ams of the late '70s. These powerful V-8s were also popular in ski boats. They have found a new lease on life with the recent development of improved aftermarket cylinder heads, ......
Author: Daniel StrohlCode: 22357Price:AU $44.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/11/2009Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Publisher's Notes: A muscle car has not been fully restored until the interior has been returned to original or like-new condition. Whether a car operates in a northern or southern climate, seats, carpets, and other equipment deteriorate and wear out over time. A factory-original and professional-grade interior restoration is critical for ......
Life in the Offbeat Import Car ShopAuthor: Green, SimonCode: 23582Price:AU $44.99Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: STAR BOOK SALES Published date:15/10/2009Availability:Sold Out
The Offbeat Import Car Shop manifests itself in a
multitude of different ways: surfside with VW buses in
varying states of undress, anonymous Hollywood spas where
Ferraris and Lamborghinis get makeovers, cranky Valley
shops for Brit cars with or without reputation, slick BMW
and Benz emporiums so clean you can eat off the floor,
sports car ......
Author: Beyond Home EntertainmentCode: 21941Price:AU $39.95Format: DVD / 594 mins Publisher: BEYOND HOME ENTERTAINMENT Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Discovery Channel returns to the garage for the fourth season of Overhaulin'. The makeover show for car enthusiasts is back, with Chip Foose leading the charge to create hot, gorgeous, custom-built cars from old wrecks. The Overhaulin' team will perform ultra high-speed custom makeovers, with the stealthy cooperation from friends and family ......
Author: Rinsey MillsCode: 8589Price:AU $87.50Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
A clear and concise guide to the Baby Austin which is the ideal guide to the wouldbe restorer. Virtually every variant is covered including BMW Dixi (Germany), Rosengart (France) and American Bantam (USA). Copious colour illustrations make this a superb gift and an attractive addition to the library. Every owner and enthusiast should have this ......
Author: Ron MangusCode: 21626Price:AU $43.96(was
AU $54.95)Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: CALIFORNIA BILLS Published date:01/07/2008Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Award-winning cars and interiors will inspire you with design possibilities for your own 1955-1956-1957 Chevy hot rod. Learn the concepts behind a great interior - the design process, colour and material selection, sound system solutions and unique problem-solving solutions. Includes large full-colour photos and detailed explanations.
Author: Ron MangusCode: 21627Price:AU $55.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: CALIFORNIA BILLS Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
You will be inspired by 18 award-winning interiors by Ron Mangus. Many 1929-1935 Ford roadster interior design styles are shown. Get a detailed look at creative interior design solutions for seats, door, kick and rear quarter panels, carpets, mats, headliner, boot, seat bolsters and more.