A memoir of motor racing and other automotive escapadesAuthor: Roberts, DaveCode: 54308Price:AU $20.35Format: Paperback / 200 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:29/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Dave Roberts had the good fortune to inherit some money after his aunts death in 1999. Instead of using it sensibly, to replace his rotting windows and the hole in the kitchen ceiling, he purchased a sports car in kit form, built it, and took it motor racing. There followed 15 years of fun, learning, and various tribulations. At the end of it, ......
The Making of a Global Automotive EmpireAuthor: Geoff CarverhillCode: 52051Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:14/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
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 ......
Author: Bailie, JohnCode: 54322Price:AU $170.00Format: Hardback / 348 pages Publisher: CHATERS WHOLESALE Published date:10/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This isn’t a book just about motor racing. Its about people. It’s about the pioneers who created Britains first permanent true road racing circuit...firstly for motor cycles in 1931 and then also for cars from 1933.
It’s about the phenomenal success and dramatic progress that saw the circuit expand from loose-surfaced tracks ......
Across Trumpland in a Model T FordAuthor: Moore, TimCode: 52250Price:AU $29.98Format: Paperback / 336 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:08/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
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 ......
Author: Hales-Dutton, BruceCode: 54375Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: DANNAN BOOKS Published date:07/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Ayrton Senna da Silva was a Brazilian racing driver who won three Formula
One world championships for McLaren in 1988, 1990 and 1991, and is widely
regarded as one of the greatest Formula One drivers of all time. He died in
an accident while leading the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix for Williams.
Senna began his ......
The Men Who Made Formula OneAuthor: Eason, KevinCode: 52244Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:02/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Delve into the murky world of Formula 1 - a world where money, fame and power rules - but for how long?
The Secret World of the F1 PitlaneAuthor: Priestley, Marc 'Elvis'Code: 54300Price:AU $20.35Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:01/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
In the high-octane atmosphere of the Formula One pit lane, the spotlight is most often on the superstar drivers.Join McLaren's former number-one mechanic, Marc 'Elvis' Priestley as he tours the world, revealing some of Formula One's most outrageous secrets and the fiercest rivalries, all fuelled by the determination to win.
F1 World ChampionAuthor: Hotakainen, KariCode: 54902Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:18/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The authorised biography of cult hero Finnish Formula One world champion Kimi Raikkoenen - the closest thing we'll ever get to his autobiography.
My StoryAuthor: Earnhardt Jr., DaleCode: 51766Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: BAKER & TAYLOR Published date:17/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Dale Earnhardt Jr reflects on the recent events of his career---his 2016 concussion and his decision to retire from racing full-time in the NASCAR Cup Series.
A Life Lived at Full SpeedAuthor: Hilton, ChristopherCode: 52474Price:AU $71.30Format: Spiral bound / 192 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:11/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Ayrton Senna details and profiles the extraordinary life of this beloved Formula 1 race car driver with expertly written text, historic photographs, and interactive memorabilia. During his lifetime, Brazilian Formula 1 racing champion Ayrton Senna was widely recognized as a leader in his sport, a pioneer in driving technique, ahard racer and a ......
Author: Kelley, RichardCode: 52247Price:AU $60.00Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:01/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
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: GARDNERS BOOKS Published date:01/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
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.
Popular Car and Motorcycle MagazinesAuthor: Stone, Matt et alCode: 51721Price:AU $49.73Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: UNITED BOOK DISTRIB Published date:27/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
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 ......
Sports and Formula Car Events 1945-1977 (Two Volume Set)Author: O'Neill, TerryCode: 52049Price:AU $345.00Format: Hardback / 760 pages Publisher: CHATERS WHOLESALE Published date:15/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
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 ......