Life in the Pit-Lanes of Formula OneAuthor: Matchett, SteveCode: 51907Price:AU $37.15Format: Audio / 510 mins Publisher: TANTOR MEDIA, INC Published date:10/07/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2018
Formula One Grand Prix mechanic Steve Matchett takes the listener on a compelling journey through his life in the pit-lane, from his beginnings as a young apprentice, through his time at Ferrari and BMW to his later success with Benetton.
Sports and Formula Car Events 1945-1977Author: O'Neill, TerryCode: 52049Price:AU $339.00Format: Hardback / 760 pages Publisher: DALTON WATSON FINE BOOKS Published date:15/09/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
Occasionally a spark of inspiration can become the catalyst for transition. Just such an occasion took place with the construction of Thompson Speedway in 1940, a five-eighth-mile banked oval track, dubbed "The Indianapolis of the East." A road course joined to the oval in 1952 enlarged the track to form the first privately-owned complex where ......
The Photographic BiographyAuthor: Nye, DougCode: 48569Price:AU $105.77Format: Hardback / 300 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date:20/09/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
Following Evro Publishing's acclaimed photo memoirs of John Surtees and Stirling Moss, the appealing format of these books - wonderful photos with insightful narrative - is applied to the greatest figure in 20th century motor racing. In the aftermath of the Second World War, Enzo Ferrari went into motor racing with magnificent V12-engined cars and ......
The Autobiography of the World's Greatest Formula 1 DesignerAuthor: Newey, AdrianCode: 51329Price:AU $28.43Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:24/09/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
'Adrian has a unique gift for understanding drivers and racing cars. He is ultra competitive but never forgets to have fun. An immensely likeable man.' Damon Hill The world's foremost designer in Formula One, Adrian Newey OBE is arguably one of Britain's greatest engineers and this is his fascinating, powerful memoir.How to Build a Car explores ......
The Making of a Global Automotive EmpireAuthor: Geoff CarverhillCode: 52051Price:AU $104.95Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date:24/09/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
The Rootes Story - The Making of a Global Automotive Empire traces the meteoric rise of the two Rootes brothers, William and Reginald, development of one of Britains most important motor vehicle manufacturers. The Rootes Group acquired some of the most famous names in the British motor industry: Hillman, Humber, Sunbeam and Singer cars, as well ......
Popular Car and Motorcycle MagazinesAuthor: Stone, Matt et alCode: 51721Price:AU $49.73Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:27/09/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2018
Hot Rod Empire details Robert E. Petersens creation of Hot Rod Magazine in the 1940s and the Petersen Publishing empire that grew to the mainstream juggernaut we know today.
The end of World War II marked the release of pent-up war-years energy and the desire to live. For many this meant ......
Author: Kelley, RichardCode: 52247Price:AU $60.00Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:01/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
Waiting is the story of a rookie photojournalist immersed in Formula One's golden age of the 70s and 80s. Aged just 19, Richard Kelley saw the need to faithfully document the sport's lethal dangers, iconic personalities and technological developments in a period of seismic change, which caused F1's unique character to disappear forever.
His Untold Life from Berthierville to ZolderAuthor: Mehes, KarolyCode: 52246Price:AU $50.00Format: Hardback / 184 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:01/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
Villeneuve sheds new light on the F1 legend through 48 illuminating interviews with his contemporaries and a stunning array of action and behind-the-scenes photographs, many previously unseen. Gilles Villeneuve, F1's last cavalier, lives on in the memories of his fans - his heritage all the more colourful thanks to Karoly Mehes' vivid tribute.
The Fast Life and Extreme Cars of Racing Legend Craig BreedloveAuthor: Hawley, SamuelCode: 51829Price:AU $44.59Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: CHICAGO REVIEW PRESS Published date:02/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
In the 120-year history of land speed racing, no name looms larger than that of Craig Breedlove. An L.A. hot rodder with a high school education, a family to support and almost no money, he set out in the late 1950s to do something big with his life and break the speed record. The car he designed was not powered by an internal combustion engine ......
Immagini Di Una Vita/A Life in PicturesAuthor: Allievi, PinoCode: 51928Price:AU $80.00Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: GIORGIO NADA EDITORE Published date:28/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
Michael Schumacher: the greatest of all time. A champion with a reputation founded on records, the man who has brought most glory to Ferrari in the modern era. With a dramatic coda to the story that we like to think of as a pit stop before a return to the race, to normality.
The Men Who Made Formula OneAuthor: Eason, KevinCode: 52244Price:AU $29.98Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: HODDER CHILDREN'S BOOKS Published date:30/10/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2018
Delve into the murky world of Formula 1 - a world where money, fame and power rules - but for how long?
Author: Moore, TimCode: 52250Price:AU $29.98Format: Paperback / 336 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:08/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
Tim Moore - indefatigable travelling everyman - switches two wheels for four as he journeys across Trumpland in an original Model T Ford. Lacking any mechanical knowledge or intuition, he sets off to bully a car from East to West armed only with a top speed of 25 mph, a fan belt made of cotton, wooden wheels (again) and a truckload of 'wise-ass ......
The History of Ford's Greatest High-performance CarsAuthor: Kinnan, RobCode: 51719Price:AU $54.97Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:12/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
Ford’s debut in April 1964 of the Mustang was the first stone overturned in the difficult task of repurposing its image to the youth market. The Mustang achieved that in spades but was often not taken very seriously in the muscle car ranks, where the 390GT engine was no match for the competition. When the Cobra Jet–equipped fastback Mustangs ......
The Secret World of the F1 PitlaneAuthor: Priestley, Marc 'Elvis'Code: 52302Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:15/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
In the high-octane atmosphere of the Formula One pit lane, the spotlight is most often on the superstar drivers. And yet, without the technical knowledge, competitive determination and outright obsession from his garage of mechanics, no driver could possibly hope to claim a spot on the podium. These are the guys who make every World Champion, ......
The Men and the MachinesAuthor: Nikas, Mr. JohnCode: 52240Price:AU $100.00Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:29/11/2018Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: November 2018
This book is a comprehensive history of the life and work of Donald Healey, in business, in dealings with customers and colleagues, as a competitor in motor sport, and as a car designer and manufacturer, written by an American devotee of British sports cars whose indefatigable research has turned up many new stories and countless