Author: Wakely, JoelCode: 9781925868968Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 196 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:01/08/2022Availability:Pre Order. Release date: August 2022
Dozens of fascinating stories about many of the models that Australian marques have produced since the early 20th century. Includes many stories, from the first home-constructed vehicles in the 1910s and 20s, to Fords first true ute in the 1930s, the first all-Australian (Holden) ute in the early 1950s, to the superutes of the 1990s.
The 48-215's Golden Decade and LegacyWith insights from Spencer Martin, Barry Seton and OthersAuthor: Wakely, JoelCode: 61754Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 180 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:01/08/2022Availability:Pre Order. Release date: August 2022
The 48-215: the modest car, designed for a particular moment, that burst the boundaries of its expectations. There is a touch of the miraculous about this story: a modest car that defined a motoring era and a bunch of mates that built a racing car on a shoestring but through hard work, skill and nerve still reached the pinnacle of their sport.
"The Most Famous Mustang in the World"Author: Lawrence, WillCode: 61118Price:AU $89.99Format: Hardback / 280 pages Published date:26/04/2022Availability:Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and availability.
"The Most Famous Mustang in the World," seen in both Gone in 60 Seconds movies, races to the winner's circle for her very own deluxe hardcover! Eleanor is the sleek and sexy star of not one, but two movies, and now she's the subject of in-depth, gorgeously illustrated "biography." Eleanor- Gone in 60 Seconds, written by James Bond's Aston Martin ......
A Century of Diminutive Automotive OdditiesAuthor: Hayes, RussellCode: 60594Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:19/09/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
The Big Book of Tiny Cars presents entertaining profiles of automotive history's most famous-and infamous-microcars and subcompacts from 1901 to today. Illustrated with photos and period ads.
The Tranquil Beauty of Unique Classic CarsAuthor: Mahy, MichaelCode: 60857Price:AU $99.00Format: Hardback / 272 pages Published date:13/09/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
The Mahy family of Ghent (Belgium) possess one of the largest collections of vintage and classic cars in the world. The 250 most notable cars in the collection are installed at Autoworld in the centre of Brussels, which is the third most attended museum in Belgium. But this represents only part of the collection. This full-colour book of ......
From the Wheel to the Car to What Comes NextAuthor: Standage, TomCode: 61024Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: BLOOMSBURY Published date:10/09/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
Sparkled with anecdotes, insights and surprises. It is great fun - and utterly timely Sunday Times Standage writes with a masterly clarity New York Times The product of deep research, great intelligence and burnished prose . . . It is rare that I encounter a non-fiction author whose prose is so elegant that it is worth reading for itself. ......
Elon Musk, Tesla, and the Bet of the CenturyAuthor: Higgins, TimCode: 61025Price:AU $41.51Format: Hardback / 400 pages Publisher: EBURY PRESS Published date:05/09/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Inside the outrageous, come-from-behind story of Elon Musk and Tesla's bid to build the world's greatest car and the race to drive the future. Elon Musk is among the most controversial titans of Silicon Valley.
A Backroad Tour of Automotive History and the Old Car HobbyAuthor: Rossi, StevenCode: 58242Price:AU $74.95Format: Paperback / 277 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:01/09/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
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 US and China Race to Develop the Driverless CarAuthor: Wilcox, PhilipCode: 61054Price:AU $42.89Format: Hardback / 296 pages Published date:15/08/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Print on Demand - due 2-3 weeks
Who will win the race to develop the autonomous vehicle?
Making predictions about technology, particularly technology as revolutionary as the autonomous vehicle, can be challenging. The Future is Autonomous: The U.S. and China Race to Develop the Driverless Car explores a number of key factors that will ......
The Essential Guide to Buying, Owning and Enjoying a Classic CarAuthor: Anderson, AlanCode: 60587Price:AU $44.00Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:07/08/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
All you need to know about owning a classic car but were afraid to ask
Inside the InnovatorAuthor: Ludvigsen, KarlCode: 60675Price:AU $110.00Format: Hardback / 400 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date:01/07/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Renowned as one of the greatest creative forces in the world of the automobile, Lotus's Colin Chapman (1928-82) left a mixed legacy. Was he an unparalleled innovator or an uninhibited exploiter of the uncredited ideas of others? In this landmark book, celebrated author Karl Ludvigsen gets to grips with the legend.
Author: Clarkson, JeremyCode: 70125Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 336 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date:13/06/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
The eighth volume of Jeremy Clarksons bestselling The World According to Clarkson series These days, you might know him better as a tractor-driving Gentleman Farmer, but Jeremy Clarkson wasnt always a horny-handed son of the soil. Not at all . . . Back in the day Jeremy was far more likely to be found gunning around the world in a haze of burnt ......
Doc Brown's Owner's Workshop ManualAuthor: Gale, BobCode: 70130Price:AU $59.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/05/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Discover the secrets of Doc Browns time-traveling DeLorean with the first-ever under-the-bonnet users manual featuring never-before-seen schematics and cutaways of cinemas most iconic car. One of the best-loved movie sagas of all time, the Back to the Future trilogy has left an indelible impact on popular culture. Back to the Future: DeLorean ......
An inspirational guide to classic carsAuthor: Haddon, ChrisCode: 59251Price:AU $19.99Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: PAVILION BOOKS Published date:17/04/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Fuelled by passion, nostalgia and perhaps eccentricity over necessity, Chris Haddon unveils often overlooked cars and introduces you to the worlds' most classic cars and their owners. Some are immaculate, while some come with rust, but regardless of age and value, they are regularly used, loved and clock up an impressive mileage.
A Miscellany on the Open RoadAuthor: Ashley, PeterCode: 60438Price:AU $24.99Format: Hardback / 96 pages Publisher: ACC ART BOOKS Published date:15/04/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
As the world speeds up, as technology takes over, it is worth remembering how we used to live. This three-book series is a nostalgic hymn to an era when life was slower: a meandering ramble through the British countryside by bicycle, automobile and train. This evocative volume gathers British motoring memorabilia, transporting us back to a time ......
88th StagingAuthor: Villemant, ThibautCode: 60444Price:AU $71.21
Format: Hardback / 600 pages Publisher: ETAI Published date:07/04/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Whatever happens in the future, the 88th 24 Hours of Le Mans will remain the first since 1923 to be run behind closed doors and to have the start given at 14:30. It was also the second to be held in September due to a change of its original dates. Thus, unlike the two previous editions it was not the last round of the WEC season.
50 Legendary Cars from 25 James Bond MoviesAuthor: Hugo, SimonCode: 59777Price:AU $33.99Format: Hardback / 120 pages Published date:02/03/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The vehicles featured in this book were driven by - or pursued - the worlds most celebrated spy. Stylish, fast, and specially equipped with state-of-the art gadgets, each is rendered in full color showing the key features that set them among the worlds greatest cars. With facts and figures plus their key scenes and stunts, these are the cars ......
Stories for classic car enthusiastsAuthor: Forrest, AlexCode: 60184Price:AU $45.00Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: FREMANTLE PRESS Published date:24/02/2021Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
This book is a tribute to classic cars and the devoted, determined, skilful, innovative and hilarious people who own, love and maintain them. Love an E-Type Jag, Mustang, Ferrari or Rolls-Royce? What about a Lamborghini, Austin-Healy, Aston Martin, Mercedes-Benz, even a Mini Cooper? Idle Torque is for the avid collector, the unapologetic ......
A Celebration of Cars at the MoviesAuthor: Chapman, GilesCode: 59151Price:AU $28.49
Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:01/11/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Cars on Film celebrates the car at the movies through a unique and eclectic collection of rare stills. Cars have been an integral aspect of on-screen storytelling ever since the earliest cameras first rolled, highlighting suspense or humour as they transport characters from scene to scene. Car chases and car crashes have been staples in films ......
Iconic Cars and Stories from the Men Who Love ThemAuthor: Hranek, MattCode: 59997Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 240 pages Published date:13/10/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Man-about-town and NYC mens style fixture Matt Hranek is back with his second book, A Man & His Car. Here is a beautiful homage to an object of mens obsession, told in firsthand and original interviews. Jay Leno, a major car collector and the host of Jay Lenos Garage, shares the story of his oldest car, a 1955 Buick Roadmaster that he bought ......
The Designs, Engines, and Technologies That Drive Our ImaginationsAuthor: Edited by Publications International LtdCode: 58998Price:AU $35.95Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: PUBLICATIONS INT LTD. Published date:01/07/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
From the 1908 Ford Model T through mid-century masterpieces like the 1957 Lotus Elite to hybrid, electric, and self-driving cars, this book explores the importance of each car's design and technology to automobile culture.
Behind the Gates at LA's Secretive European-Car Salvage YardAuthor: Lowisch, RolandCode: 58928Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/05/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Junkyard offers a rare behind-the-gates look at the secretive, legendary salvage yard formerly known as Foreign Auto Wrecking. You'll be amazed what exists behind its gates!
An Australian ObsessionAuthor: Wakely, JoelCode: 56861Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 204 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:07/08/2019Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Gathers dozens of stories about many of the ute models imported and produced since the 1920s. Includes the history of utes: Fords first true ute in the 1930s, the first all-Australian (Holden) ute in the early 1950s, and more recent highlights. With stories and photographs from dozens of Holden enthusiasts, this is a Holden book from the heart.
Tools, Skills, and ProjectsAuthor: Barr, EdCode: 55672Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:06/06/2019Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
In Sheet Metal Shaping, award-winning automotive restorer demystifies the art of sheet metal shaping for enthusiasts of all skill levels.
Legendary Australian Motoring StoriesAuthor: West, LukeCode: 25835Price:AU $23.99
Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: ROCKPOOL PUBLISHING Published date:15/10/2012Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
An Australian book that celebrates the proud history of
our unique Australian made Ford, Holden and Chrysler muscle car
heritage. Wild legendary stories of 100 famous and infamous events
and stunts that have amazed and entertained muscle car fanatics over
the years. Muscle Car Mania recalls every aspect of Australian
motoring, dating back to early ......