The Nostalgic Beauty of Abandoned CarsAuthor: Klein, ,DieterCode: 58875Price:AU $62.16Format: HardbackPublisher: TENEUES Published date:30/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
The first photography book of abandoned cars, covering Europe and the United States. A fascinating and artful addition to any car lover's library, and for those intrigued by mysterious, forgotten places.
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:17/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 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 Definitive Guide Presented by Top GearAuthor: Barlow, JasonCode: 58839Price:AU $99.95Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: BBC BOOKS Published date:16/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
Author: Bonnick, AllanCode: 57591Price:AU $53.02Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: ROUTLEDGE Published date:01/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
A motor vehicle's powertrain consists of the components which generate power and enable it to move - its engine, exhaust system, transmission, drive shaft, suspension and wheels. Any automotive engineering student going beyond basic mechanics will need a sound knowledge of the mathematics and scientific principles, particularly calculus and ......
When Britain Ruled the RoadsAuthor: Grimsdale, PeterCode: 56865Price:AU $19.99Format: PaperbackPublisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD Published date:21/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
A band of stubborn pioneers rose from the embers of Britains cities after World War Two and created the finest automobiles the world had ever seen ... High Performance tells the exhilarating tale of their journey down the fast lane. Ben Collins, bestselling author of The Man In The White Suit and How To DriveA wonderful glimpse "backstage" at ......
Author: Greggio, LucianoCode: 57960Price:AU $94.29Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: GIORGIO NADA EDITORE Published date:28/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
In-depth historical contextualizationof the Bertone catalogue by Luciano Greggio, a great connoisseur of the Bertone marque, and a magnificent collection of photographs make up this latest volume in the series Masterpieces of Style
Every Model, Year by YearAuthor: Jr, J. "Kelly" Flory,Code: 51547Price:AU $111.49Format: Hardback / 751 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:15/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
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 ......
Author: Dalmau, DavidCode: 56620Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 144 pages Published date:15/02/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
An illustrated celebration of the great classic convertible cars from motoring history - all the great marques from six different countries of production. More then 1,000 colour photographs show the details of the cars design and their interiors, alongside a text providing specifications and engine details.
The Millennial Mantra Changing Car Culture for GoodAuthor: Ryan ZumMallenCode: 58900Price:AU $29.99Format: PaperbackPublished date:01/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
How did horsepower and speed get so out of control? Do young people still like cars? Who are the automotive icons that will shape car culture for years to come?
Slow Car Fast: The Millennial Mantra Changing Car Culture For Good offers answers to the questions on the mind of every kid who grew up with a poster on their wall and dreamed ......
L'Annee AutomobileAuthor: Author CollectifCode: 58830Price:AU $120.00Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: ETAI Published date:15/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
The 67th edition of this annual, formally known as "Automobile Year" is again only available with french texts. The content of this book has remained faithful to the formula created in 1953. The first part gives an economic summing up of the major markets and analyses the world situation. All the years newcomers are described: those that went ......
PreservationAuthor: Barry L. Stiefel, Jennifer ClarkCode: 58085Price:AU $349.00Format: Hardback / 384 pages Publisher: TAYLOR & FRANCIS Published date:10/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
The Routledge Companion to Automobile Heritage, Culture, and Preservation explores automotive heritage, its place in society, and the ways we might preserve and conserve it. Drawing on contributions from academics and practitioners around the world and comprising six sections, this volume carries the heritage discourse forward by exploring the ......
Author: Dr Geoffrey SneedCode: 58078Price:AU $13.99Format: Paperback / 118 pages Publisher: NEW GENERATION PUBLISHING Published date:06/01/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Did you know that the first remains of a wheeled vehicle were found in a Royal Tomb in Mesopotamia, or that windscreen wipers were invented by a lady passenger travelling on an American street car? Or the fact that many important concepts in bearing design emerged during the Greek and Roman periods (900-400 BC). A thousand years later Leonardo ......
The Golden Age 1900-1941Author: Hamilton-Paterson, JamesCode: 56421Price:AU $61.11Format: Hardback / 416 pages Publisher: HEAD OF ZEUS Published date:01/01/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
An illustrated celebration of the golden age of aircraft, cars and locomotives from 1900 to 1945.
Speed & StyleAuthor: March and Kinrara, Charles Henry Gordon-Lennox, Earl ofCode: 58026Price:AU $80.00Format: Hardback / 168 pages Published date:19/12/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
How to Plan, Run, and Win the Fight for Effective TransitAuthor: Higashide, StevenCode: 58123Price:AU $43.68Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: ISLAND PRESS Published date:14/12/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A transit expert calls citizens and city decision-makers to action, inspiring them to fight for a better bus system.
100 Years of British Petrol StationsAuthor: Evans, NickCode: 55827Price:AU $25.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:12/12/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Petrol stations have been with us for 100 years. They have become etched on countless rural and industrial landscapes, sometimes blending in with their surroundings, and often becoming a linchpin of the communities they serve. Men, or women, often clad in slightly oily overalls, would fill up your cars tank, wipe the windscreen and even check ......
Automobile Concept Art from the 1930s to the 1980sAuthor: Dalton Watson Fine BooksCode: 58087Price:AU $149.00Format: Hardback / 324 pages Publisher: DALTON WATSON FINE BOOKS Published date:12/12/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Between the 1930s and 1980s, American automotive design reached new heights, quietly staking out a place as an art form in its own right. This innovative period saw the birth of concept cars whose appeal lay not so much with the power of their engines or the luxury of their added features, but in the sheer beauty and novelty of their overall ......
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: Jean-Marc TeissedreCode: 57720Price:AU $94.95Format: HardbackPublisher: ETAI Published date:04/12/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Although it was a 1-2 victory of the undoubted favourites from Toyota, the Le Mans 24H 2019 was everything but un unexciting race and had all the usual drama. One even happened to the Toyota #7, which was in the lead an hour from the finish, but had to pit twice with a slow puncture and thus lost the win to the sister car.
Spectacular Roads to TravelAuthor: Crawford, JohnCode: 52392Price:AU $34.95Format: Paperback / 256 pages Published date:02/12/2019Availability:Please contact us for availability
Hit the road and escape for a little while. With the best drives of the USA, Italy, Japan and more, this selection will take you around the world in style. From scenic country roads lined with picturesque meadows to switchback mountain routes that will get your heart racing, and featuring breathtaking scenery and advice for tourists, this book ......
The Car in PhotographyAuthor: Marta WeissCode: 58084Price:AU $49.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: THAMES & HUDSON LTD Published date:15/11/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Undeniably one of the most influential innovations of the modern world, the car has revolutionized manufacturing and transformed how we move, forever changing our landscapes, cities, environments and economies. With each revolution, each transformation, have come almost unmatched impacts upon wider culture, changing not only the way we live, ......
How the Mobility Revolution Will Transform Our Lives and Our PlanetAuthor: Rossant, JohnCode: 57583Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS Published date:14/11/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Urban expert John Rossant and business journalist Stephen Baker look beyond the false promises of the past to examine the real future of transportation and the repercussions for the world's cities, the global economy, the environment, and our individual lives.
The Future of CarsAuthor: Bentley, JonCode: 57477Price:AU $29.99Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: ATLANTIC BOOKS Published date:04/11/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The perfect gift for motoring and technology enthusiasts - a guide to the history and future of cars.
Accelerating the Modern WorldAuthor: Cormier, BrendanCode: 57571Price:AU $58.99Format: Paperback / 244 pages Publisher: V & A PUBLICATIONS Published date:03/11/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
From the Ford Model T and the legacy of mass production, to the original Volkswagen expression of national identity, this book presents the car as the driving force that accelerated the twentieth century. It takes an in-depth look at the history of the automobile and its impact, to better understand where we might want to go in the future.
Myth Busting Motoring MilestonesAuthor: Ray, KeithCode: 54280Price:AU $27.95Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:30/10/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
What was the very first real `automobile? And what actually constitutes an automobile, anyway? Such questions are not easy to answer but Keith Ray has embraced the challenge and compiled a myth-busting book packed with fascinating facts. Ranging from the `firsts in motoring technology, including the disc brake, fuel injection and four-wheel ......
From Factory to Legendary in 0 SecondsAuthor: teNeues MediaCode: 57562Price:AU $129.00Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: TENEUES Published date:28/10/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Neo Classics (R) are rare manufactured vehicles, one- of-a-kind high-end cars, "young classics." They are vehicles that become legends the moment they leave the factory. Page after gleaming page, the "Master of Light" brings these shining stars to our coffee table - from the Bugatti Chiron to the Lamborghini Huraca n Spyder to the Mercedes AMG ......
The World's Greatest MarquesAuthor: Gunn, RichardCode: 56987Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS LTD Published date:24/10/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A fully-illustrated pocket-sized guide to 75 of the greatest cars from all over the world, from Henry Ford's Model T to the late twentieth century, with stunning cut-out photographs, detailed annotations and specifications.
New Technologies for the 21st CenturyAuthor: Edsall, ,LarryCode: 57612Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: WHITE STAR Published date:23/10/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
"Are we there yet?" A question very familiar to parents traveling with children in the car. But it also is a question anxiously being asked by drivers and their passengers during what we keep hearing is this transitional time of personalized, automotive transportation...
Author: Heptinstall, SimonCode: 55620Price:AU $19.99Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: AA PUBLISHING Published date:19/10/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A collection of entertaining trivia about our favourite mode of transport. Did you know that the Hennessey Venom F5 is the worlds fastest road car, with an official top speed of 301mph? That the Toyota Corolla is the best-selling car of all time? Or that you can instantly cool down a car that has been sitting in the sun by rolling down the ......
The Best of My RideAuthor: Bairne, A.JCode: 57490Price:AU $65.00Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: RIZZOLI INTERNATIONAL PUB Published date:09/10/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
New York Times best-selling author and popular Wall Street Journal "My Ride" columnist A.J. Baime selects the one hundred cars, motorcycles, and other vehicles to fill the dream garage. Stunning photography and Baimes engaging essays celebrate everything drivers love about their cars - from technical specifications to satisfy gearheads to ......
Author: Le Quement, PatrickCode: 55632Price:AU $69.95Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: MERRELL PUBLISHERS LTD Published date:05/10/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The car industry and the way in which cars are created have changed beyond all recognition over the last half-century. Automotive styling was once the grudging afterthought when the engineers had finished their work. Now, following a short flirtation with exotic Italian design houses, it has evolved into sophisticated design carried out by ......