The StoryAuthor: Klasing, DeliusCode: 55750Price:AU $89.95Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: DELIUS, KLASING & CO Published date:10/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
Electric and electrifying: Formula E is reinventing motor sport. Things here arent calm and quiet - even if the race cars competing in the worlds first e-racing series serve up a unique low-decibel sound. They are more reminiscent of Star Wars or other futuristic sci-fi analogies.
The Life and Death of a Forgotten NASCAR LegendAuthor: Beard BrockCode: 55773Price:AU $31.95Format: Paperback / 280 pages Publisher: PRIMEDIA E-LAUNCH LLC Published date:15/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
August 11, 1991. Watkins Glen, New York. 52-year-old John Delphus J.D. McDuffie, Jr. climbs aboard his No. 70 Pontiac, lined up 35th on the grid for NASCARs Budweiser at the Glen. For the 653rd time, he pinches a cigar between his teeth and fires the engine. Few take notice of No. 70 as it rolls onto the 2.428-mile road course - only a small ......
Bloodhound and the Race for the Land Speed RecordAuthor: Noble, Richard and Green, AndyCode: 56139Price:AU $34.95Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: MICHAEL JOSEPH LTD Published date:18/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
July 2015- the Bloodhound team will unveil the car with which theyll attempt to break the World Land Speed Record. Powered by a jet engine and a rocket engine Bloodhound is the culmination of a ten year engineering effort. The 300,000 horsepower, 1000mph car will be flown to South Africa for the attempt. Driver Andy Green must steer across a ......
Author: Dunlop, FergusCode: 55423Price:AU $59.95Format: Hardback / 680 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:28/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
1988-1996: A circumnavigation of the Mediterranean in an old Bentley; a ride west from Moscow on a Russian version of a German WWII military motorcycle; and a Italian-Balkan trip through a war zone in a condemned VW Beetle. A travelogue for petrolheads, a window on Europe's post-Cold War near-abroad, and a tale of middle-aged redemption.
A celebration of his amazing careerAuthor: AutosportCode: 56141Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 172 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:01/06/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2019
Senna 25 years on A celebration of his amazing career.
Jenson ButtonAuthor: Button, JensonCode: 54281Price:AU $26.46Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: PHOENIX (ORION PUBLISHING) Published date:15/06/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2019
Since Jenson Button burst onto the Formula One scene in 2000, he has been one of the sports most popular and highest profile stars. With his good looks and exciting lifestyle, he is living the dream of many. Yet how true is that to reality?
Now he has decided to provide a full portrait of his life, speaking openly and honestly about ......
Chaparral, Texas and the Invention of Modern RacingAuthor: Levy, GeorgeCode: 52470Price:AU $54.23Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:18/06/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2019
This character-driven biography of Jim Hall is the first and only look at one of the most influential racing drivers, engineers, and team owners of the twentieth century.
Wit, Wisdom, and True Stories from 60 Years on the RoadAuthor: Miller, EdCode: 56151Price:AU $39.50Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:24/06/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2019
Wit, wisdom, and revelations from sixty years of life on the road. Driving one highway after another at sunrise, winding through the mountainside, hearing the call to rise of the roosters, or simply exchanging "fishing stories" with the other guys at the truck stops. Like that one about the trucker who stopped along the highway and helped a ......
For Britain (Two hardback volumes within a slipcase)Author: Taylor, SimonCode: 54319Price:AU $240.00Format: Hardback / 488 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date:15/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
Founded by John Heath and George Abecassis, the HWM racing team set out in 1950, the year of the Formula 1 World Championship’s inauguration, to race its Formula 2 cars all over Europe in a unique British endeavour. Always run on a shoestring, HWM’s single-seaters achieved great results in flying the flag with mainly British drivers, most ......
My life with Prince Bira of Siam by Princess Ceril BirabongseAuthor: Princess Ceril BirabongseCode: 56972Price:AU $32.00Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
Back in print! The the story of the passionate love of Bira, Prince of Siam, grandson of King Mongkut of The King & I fame, and the young Englishwoman who would become his wife, Princess Ceril Birabongse. The fascinating autobiography charts the life of Prince and Princess Birabongse, a life that was constantly filled with excitement and ......
The Definitive HistoryAuthor: Cole, MarkCode: 56823Price:AU $450.00Format: Hardback / 364 pages Publisher: PORTER PRESS INTERNATIONAL Published date:28/07/2019Availability:Please contact us for availability
This book tells the story of John Fitzpatrick Racing, its five Group C Porsches and what became of them, its crews, its drivers, its races and - above all - its charismatic owner, John Fitzpatrick, arguably the best British driver never to have raced in Formula 1.
A Photographic Journey With Sir Stirling MossAuthor: Hain, TimCode: 56913Price:AU $91.67Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:29/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
A journey back to the golden age of motor racing, through the lens of a revived 60s photographer. Tim Hain's evocative pictures and stories span 56 years and offer a true 'fan's eye view'. He encounters many track legends, notably Sir Stirling Moss, who is photographed in 33 cars, with input on each and a colourful foreword by 'The Maestro'.
The Men and Machines that Revolutionized Formula 1 RacingAuthor: Biro, PeteCode: 55017Price:AU $69.72Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:06/08/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2019
Take a lap through one of Formula 1's most exciting and influential eras with F1 Mavericks, featuring the photos of veteran motorsports photographer, Pete Biro.
Author: Paddon, HaydenCode: 56928Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS (NZ) Published date:20/08/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2019
Hayden Paddon was just a boy growing up in Geraldine - in love with racing and dreaming big. Starting with nothing, and wholly determined to beat the odds, he set out on a remarkable 20-year pathway to the World Rally Championship, where he footed it with the best rally drivers on the planet. But it didn't come easy. In Driven, Paddon ......
Stars and Heroes in the World of CarsAuthor: Ludvigsen, Karl E.Code: 55676Price:AU $44.99Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: DELIUS, KLASING & CO Published date:20/08/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2019
Automotive journalist Karl Ludvigsen, born in 1934 in the USA and one of the greats in automobile history, opens his archives in this book. In more than 50 years as a motor journalist, author, and an automobile historian, he has accumulated a comprehensive knowledge of his subject, and has met all the prominent figures of the automobiles golden ......
The First Driver to be Killed in Pursuit of the Land Speed RecordAuthor: Tours, HughCode: 56970Price:AU $54.99Format: Hardback / 216 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD Published date:25/08/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2019
John Godfrey Parry Thomas - J.G Thomas - was by any standards an extraordinary man, in both life and in his tragic death. From a conventional upbringing as the son of the curate of Rhosddu in Wales in 1884, he became a prominent figure in the developing world of high-speed motor car racing and design. He became the chief engineer at Leyland ......
My times with Carroll ShelbyAuthor: Theodore, ChrisCode: 56974Price:AU $69.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/08/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2019
Carroll Shelby, legendary driving ace, race team owner, and designer of Shelby Cobra, Daytona, and Mustang GT350 classics is revered by automotive enthusiasts, yet little has been written about the last quarter century of Carroll Shelbys life. During that time Chris Theodore, VP at Chrysler and Ford, developed a close personal friendship with ......
The autobiography of CSX2300Author: Mills, RinseyCode: 52468Price:AU $122.22Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: PORTER PRESS INTERNATIONAL Published date:30/08/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2019
This book tells the fascinating history of the Daytona Coupe version of Carroll Shelby's fabled Cobra with special focus on one of the six cars built. The fabulous Daytona Coupe, brutally purposeful in both looks and performance, was created to win the FIA World Sportscar Championship and duly did so in 1965.
The Photographic BiographyAuthor: Nye, DougCode: 48569Price:AU $105.77Format: Hardback / 300 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date:15/09/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2019
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 ......