Motor Racings Free ThinkerAuthor: Jenkins, RichardCode: 59285Price:AU $49.95Format: Paperback / 130 pages Published date:25/06/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2020
For many years, it was thought that Richie Ginther, one of Formula One’s best known drivers of the 1960s, later became an angry, reclusive and drunken bum. The classic, archetypal hero-to-zero tale. In addition to this, as a racer he was thought incapable of ever winning and lacking the inherent talent to be a success.
First you have to finishAuthor: Reynolds, AndyCode: 57607Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:09/07/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2020
The life of a classic motorcycle racer, who was fortunate enough to ride the best classic machines of the time at the highest level, and on some of the best-known courses in the world. Told in his own words, this book recounts his successes, friendships, and hardships, and gives a great insight into the world of motorcycle racing.
Rajo Jack's Drive to Integrate Auto RacingAuthor: Poehler, BillCode: 58995Price:AU $42.99Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: CHICAGO REVIEW PRESS Published date:10/07/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2020
The powers-that-be in auto racing in the 1920s, namely the American Automobile Association's Contest Board, prohibited everyone who wasn't a white male from the sport. Dewey Gaston, a black man who went by the name Rajo Jack, broke into the epicenter of racing in California, refusing to let the pervasive racism of his day stop him from competing ......
Author: Sutton, Harper J.Code: 57797Price:AU $17.66Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:30/07/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2020
Set in the exciting world of motorsport and Le Mans during the 1980s, this fast-paced novel revolves around the life of an aspiring young racing driver, and his dream to drive at Le Mans in the car that his motor club have designed, a brilliant concept but with no money to produce it.
Author: Tom, DavidCode: 58990Price:AU $64.63Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:11/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
The legendary history of the pony car wars comes to life in this softcover edition of The Cars of Trans-Am Racing.The SCCA Trans-Am Racing Series launched in 1966 and was designed to showcase a new class of sporty domestic cars racing on road courses. Each major automotive manufacturer participated heavily in the Trans-Am Series, and in a few ......
A Celebration of the Bowtie's Success During the Golden Era of RacingAuthor: Boyce, DougCode: 58831Price:AU $59.77Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:11/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
"This book takes a celebratory look at the first 25 years of drag racing Chevys, including the drivers, cars, and engines in every class in which they competed"--
10 Years Of Australia's International EnduroAuthor: Aaron NoonanCode: 59068Price:AU $99.95Format: Hardback / 320 pages Published date:15/08/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
FOR the first time, the ultimate history of the Bathurst 12 Hour is being published to mark 10 years of the event catering to exotic GT3 sports cars, a thrilling era of racing that opened the iconic Mount Panorama circuit to the worlds most revered and prestigious automotive brands.
Never-before-attempted, this 320-page, hardcover, ......
The Rides, Roles and Realities of the King of CoolAuthor: Tyler GreenblattCode: 58088Price:AU $49.95Format: Paperback / 366 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:15/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
Steve McQueen touched the world through his larger-than-life onscreen persona portraying characters that were flawed and realistic. He played his roles to perfection due to his own imperfections and the bitter realism of his early life. As he once said, he had seemingly lived an entire lifetime before his 18th birthday, all of which shines ......
The Complete GuideAuthor: Owen, StuartCode: 59292Price:AU $29.95Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:15/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
Scooter sales had already peaked in Britain by the mid-1960s - led by the likes of the Lambretta and Vespa. Originally designed as transportation for commuters, the scooter came to be seen more as a vehicle for leisure. Ownership shifted to the younger generation and their appetite for speed and power was insatiable. Shops appeared offering ......
Garmen / English textAuthor: Erich GlavitzaCode: 59283Price:AU $180.00Format: Hardback / 400 pages Publisher: MCKLEIN PUBLISHING (GERMANY) Published date:20/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
Erich Glavitza knew Rindt well and, in his well-known relaxed manner, has painted this picture of the 1970 F1 World Champion, that is as compelling as it is insightful and sensitive. To mark the 50th anniversary of the racing drivers death, McKlein presents this 400-page large-format richly-illustrated biography in a noble design and ......
Briggs Cunningham's Le Mans dream, US road racing and the legendaryJaguar E-typeAuthor: Porter PressCode: 58077Price:AU $165.00Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PORTER PRESS INTERNATIONAL Published date:23/08/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
This story tells the tale of Briggs Cunningham, the American racing dream and the Jaguar E-type. Chassis 875027, the focus of this story, was the first E-type campaigned by Cunninghams team and its performances helped persuade Jaguar to use it as basis for a competition car that has become one of the most coveted of all time, The ......
An Illustrated History Of Holden In Australian MotorsportAuthor: Aaron Noonan, Will Dale and the V8 Sleuth teamCode: 59275Price:AU $99.95Format: Hardback / 400 pages Published date:30/08/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
Holden has been a major part of Australian motorsport history and, in this special edition hardcover 400-page release from the V8 Sleuth team, they celebrate and honour the brand’s history in racing.
Langstreckenrennen - Endurance Motor Racing - 1963 1973Author: Satterwhite, AlCode: 59054Price:AU $170.00Format: Hardback / 200 pages Publisher: DELIUS, KLASING & CO Published date:30/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
Prize-winning American photographer Al Satterwhite captures the most suspenseful era of long-distance legendary races on camera. Text in English and German.
Images of Drag Racing MayhemAuthor: Reyes, SteveCode: 59291Price:AU $59.95Format: Paperback / 172 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
Quarter-Mile Chaos looks at the treacherous side of drag racings golden age. Almost 200 rare and stunning photographs from the late 1960s and early to mid 1970s capture terrifying fires, explosions, and crashes, all by-products of the quest to go faster. Quarter-Mile Chaos is full of up close and personal documentation of the ......
The Trials of Regaining the Motorcycle World ChampionshipAuthor: Togashi, YokoCode: 59466Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:02/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
Win on Sunday, Sell on Monday. Hondas voracious success on track and showroom in the late Sixties turned them into world no 1. However, in the Seventies race winners were two-strokes; Honda didnt do two-strokes and sales were flagging. Rather than race a two-stroke Honda designed an immensely complicated bike to beat the two-strokes, the ......
Author: Browntrout PublishersCode: 59126Price:AU $24.99Format: CalendarPublisher: BROWNTROUT PUBLISHERS Published date:15/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
Imagine the wind whipping across your face as you coast on the open road in your very own sports car, freedom at your fingertips. Sports cars set the standard for superior engineering and ingenuous design. Featuring a collection of sleek photographs of sports cars in different locales, this wall calendar is sure to ignite the spark of fun and ......
Author: Classic RidesCode: 59445Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 32 pages Published date:15/09/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
The Chevrolet Camaro debuted in 1966, becoming an instant classic. This cool car was so popular that after its production retirement the public clamored for its comeback. With this high-velocity volume, readers will learn how the Camaro became renowned and how it has changed over the decades, aided by beautiful, full-color photographs. Theyll ......
Author: Classic RidesCode: 59444Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 32 pages Published date:15/09/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
A muscle car is a kind of sports car from the 1960s and 1970s. These exciting vehicles were known for high-power and high-performance. The Chevrolet Chevelle was one of the most famous, but it was actually a variety of models offered until 1977. In this fascinating, accessible narrative, readers will discover why this car is still remembered ......
Author: Classic RidesCode: 59443Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 32 pages Published date:15/09/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
The GTO is one of the fastest automobiles ever created. Many people have heard of it, but they likely dont know those three letters have been on several car brands, including Ferraris, Mitsubishis, and Pontiacs, and even some motorcycles. Readers will love learning about the history and evolution of impressive GTOs through the dazzling ......
German/English TextAuthor: Baumann, Horst H.Code: 59133Price:AU $260.00Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: DELIUS, KLASING & CO Published date:15/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
Top racing drivers, legendary cars, and thrills - the 1960s were the golden age of motorsport. Up close: the photographer Horst H. Baumann and his camera. He was one of the first to record the Formula 1 races in colour photos and published his works in 1965 in the cult book The New Matadors. Close to it. Full risk. Full of emotion. That was the ......
German / English textAuthor: Joerg-Thomas FoedischCode: 59282Price:AU $180.00Format: Hardback / 360 pages Publisher: MCKLEIN PUBLISHING (GERMANY) Published date:15/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
This book reveals - using many photos of the Bernard Cahier archive - the attraction and excitement generated by the forty-seven Grands Prix that constituted the World Championships for Drivers under the 1.5-litre Formula One regulations. Including some of the best drivers of all time like Moss, von Trips, Hill, Surtees, Gurney, Clark and ......
Since 1899Author: Bagnall, AnthonyCode: 59033Price:AU $68.75Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:17/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
A record of Fiat's achievements from the early days of motor racing to the present day, including land speed record attempts, the development of `Balilla' based sports cars, Fiat based specials and the superb 8V coupe of 1952. Abarth's role in achieving three World Rally Championships is also detailed.
Author: Walton, JeremyCode: 57692Price:AU $89.99Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date:25/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
The word ‘quattro’, chosen by Audi for its pioneering high-performance four-wheel-drive cars, immediately captures glamour and excitement in the minds of all motorsport enthusiasts. This book, written by a leading journalist and quattro devotee, explores 24 years of factory-prepared and factory-supported quattros in motorsport, from 1980 to ......
Porsche Racing: A dedication 1948 to 1965Author: Smith, Roy P.Code: 59023Price:AU $152.78Format: Hardback / 32 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
A work covering the early Silver racing cars that formed the racing pedigree for Porsche's racing achievements. Illustrated exclusively with period photographs from the Porsche archives, this book evocatively describes the life and times of the heroes of the 50s and 60s, who raced the Porsche Spyders and Coupes.
Author: Melling, FrankCode: 59271Price:AU $15.99Format: Paperback / 132 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:28/09/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
A classic superbike is a motorcycle which has universal appeal, regardless of your age or riding experience. Its the bike you dream of riding - or dream about having a dream about riding! Classic Superbikes are achingly desirable even to non-motorcyclists.
Author: Dalmau, DavidCode: 56620Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 144 pages Published date:28/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
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.
Author: Hill, PeterCode: 58859Price:AU $33.37Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:30/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
Bon vivant, racing-car champion, entrepreneur, wheeler-dealer, and champion-maker - this is the life of the irrepressible, effervescent Fred Opert, who went from jail to success as race-car importer/dealer, race team owner and F1 team manager before tragedy caused him to walk away from the sport he loved.
The History of the French Ferrari Importer and Race TeamAuthor: Meunier, ArnaudCode: 59431Price:AU $179.00Format: HardbackPublished date:01/10/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020
This is the story of Charles Pozzis life and career, first as a successful racing driver, then as agent, dealer and importer from 1969 to 2003, building the network in the key French market.
A showcase of Americas modt popular model kitsAuthor: Boyd, TimCode: 59290Price:AU $59.95Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/10/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020
Relive the golden age of drag racing through this exhaustive volume covering the best drag racing model kits of the era.
Model expert Tim Boyd, author of Collecting Muscle Car Model Kits, turned his attention to the fantastic drag racing model kits available from the late 1950s through today. Some racing model kits ......