The Place of PaceAuthor: Loxley, TonyCode: 23401Price:AU $89.95Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: FULL THROTTLE PUBLISHING Published date:30/10/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020
Attention Australian Speedway and Motorsport Fans! The popular Liverpool City Raceway book is finally reprinting! This lavishly illustrated book covering the history of Liverpool City Raceway from its construction in 1966 to its sad demise in 1989, is loaded with first person memories from competitors, (like Sir Jack Brabham).
Recalling Sydney's local short-lived high-speed motor racing circuitAuthor: Boldison, BillCode: 48982Price:AU $79.99Format: Paperback / 300 pages Published date:23/06/2018Availability:Sold Out
Long before Formula One, before the Supercars the hell men (and one or two women) of Maroubra, the speedway demons, risked life and limb for glory on a track surrounded by scrub and sand hills over the course of a few short years.
A celebration of Australian and New Zealand Motor Sport's greatest eraAuthor: Loxley, TonyCode: 37204Price:AU $94.95Format: Hardback / 498 pages Publisher: PRINCIPLE SOURCE Published date:15/08/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Perhaps to best understand the Tasman Series is to consider the importance that it held to the F1 teams of the day, best represented in the 1968 season, when Cosworth produced a special Tasman variant of its legendary DFV V8, known as the DFW, and the BRM arrived ‘down under’, with a reduced capacity version of its F1 V12 in its current car. In ......
Speedway Racing at Sydney ShowgroundAuthor: Loxley, TonyCode: 24949Price:AU $56.97(was
AU $94.95)Format: Hardback / 520 pages Publisher: FULL THROTTLE PUBLISHING Published date:01/04/2013Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
From its early beginnings in the ‘20s to its final race meeting on 27 April, 1996, Sydney Showground Speedway captured the imagination of competitors and race fans around the world — simply put, there was nothing like it. The spectre of the Bull Pen’s turn, the race track’s most lethal corner, is still present; so too, perhaps, the ghosts of ......
Author: Loxley, TonyCode: 24567Price:AU $65.95Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: FULL THROTTLE PUBLISHING Published date:01/06/2012Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This hard-bound follow-on from the hugely successful Liverpool City Raceway - The Place of Pace 1967-1989 is full of images and memories from those who competed and remember the great times had at this much lamented high-speed oval. Tony Loxley and former solo rider (and now journalist) Steve Magro have put ......
Author: S CollinsCode: 22587Price:AU $32.50Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
An evocative and original look at the history of nine abandoned race circuits in Europe and the USA, and how they are today as shown in stunning new photos. From the NASCAR heartland of North Wilkesboro and Georgia to the super speedways at Monza, Montlhéry and Brooklands, these venues are brought back to life and their memory honoured.
The Deadliest DecadeAuthor: Loxley, TonyCode: 20581Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: RELLIM TRADE PUBLICATIONS Published date:10/09/2008Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Australian speedway in the sixties was huge. Tracks would pull up to 30,000 fans into their stands. Drivers and riders were as revered as those sporting stars on the football and cricket fields. Drivers such as Stewart, Freeman, Tattersall, Shepherd, Goode, and Brock possessed charisma and showmanship like no other.
Author: Steve SmithCode: 19040Price:AU $34.95Format: Paperback / 135 pages Publisher: ICONOGRAFIX INC Published date:01/07/2007Availability: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.
Author: Dave ArgabrightCode: 19901Price:AU $79.95Format: HardbackPublisher: ICONOGRAFIX INC Published date:01/07/2007Availability:Sold Out
Publisher's Notes: A must read for fans of all types of speedway racing. Doug Wolfgang rose from humble beginnings to become one of the most successful sprint car racers of all time. His smooth, fast style and his thoughtful, articulate observations of the world around him endeared him to legions of fans throughout the country. He reached the ......
Author: Robert BamfordCode: 17779Price:AU $49.95Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: BOON BOOKS Published date:01/07/2006Availability:Sold Out
Speedway first came to Bristol in 1928 at the Knowle Stadium. The opening meeting was held on 25 August, with Len Parker, the man who was to dominate at Knowle in the early years, winning the Bristol Golden Helmet. The first period of racing came to an end in 1930, but speedway returned to Knowle in 1936, when the club acquired the nickname ......
Author: Richard NeilCode: 18738Price:AU $39.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: CHATERS WHOLESALE Published date:01/07/2006Availability:Sold Out
The UK has a long history of oval track racing with a wide variety of machinery. This book looks at the development of small ovals and the unique cars that raced on them from the mid 1960s to the late 1970s. It includes a good selection of rare colour photos from the era.
Author: Tony LoxleyCode: 14920Price:AU $99.00Format: HardbackPublisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/07/2004Availability:Sold Out
This impressive book is a lavishly illustrated trip down speedway’s memory lane, marking nearly a century of this action-packed sport in Australia. Over 300 large-format glossy pictures of the cars, bikes, men and even programmes of speedway make up this book, with each decade from the 1920s to the present day given an informative summary. A ......
Author: Jane Carroll RoutteCode: 21668Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: ICONOGRAFIX INC Published date:01/07/2004Availability:Sold Out
Racing crowds and excitement describe the Racing Capital of the World. Speedway, Indiana is home to the Indianapolis 500, Nascar's Brickyard 400, and Formula One's U.S. Gran Prix. But Speedway is more than a town that surrounds the most famous automobile racing track in the world. The city is proud of its quality schools, and residents have ......
Author: Pearce, AlCode: 46386Price:AU $29.97(was
AU $49.95)Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:30/11/2000Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Published in conjunction with the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the Brickyard 400: 2000 Annual is an in-depth review of the Brickyard 400, a high-profile NASCAR race held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Filled with great color photographs of the race, this volume also includes coverage of the 2000 Brickyard in detail, plus race summaries, ......