Recalling sixty years of fun in British motorcycle sportAuthor: Snelling, BillCode: 59026Price:AU $35.26Format: Paperback / 112 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:08/06/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2020
Motorcycling social history, as seen from the saddle. Bill Snelling's entertaining autobiography recounts a lifetime spent at the heart of British motorcycle sport, and living on the Isle of Man.
The machines The magic The manAuthor: James RobinsonCode: 59064Price:AU $15.99Format: Paperback / 50 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:12/05/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
There are some people whove done little. There are some people whove done a lot. There are others whove done more than that. Then there was Colin Seeley. Hed done more than pretty much everyone. During recent years, Colin had been a popular figure at classic events far and wide, often demonstrating period machines.
Adventure on the Road from England to Greece and backAuthor: Georgiou, RichardCode: 58880Price:AU $19.95Format: Paperback / 255 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:20/01/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Take one self-deprecating idiot with a sense of adventure and a sense of humour but no sense of direction, add a vindictive GPS, and you have One Man on a Bike. This book is a record of author Richard Georgiou's month-long solo trip from England to Greece and back on his motorbike.
Author: Thevenet, Jean-MarcCode: 57203Price:AU $48.87(was
AU $65.16)Format: Hardback / 192 pages Published date:05/11/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This richly illustrated book is dedicated to motorbikes and how they have become a lifestyle of their own, influencing our society on many levels: literature (Jack Kerouac, Herman Hesse etc.), fashion (Perfecto jackets), movies (Easy Rider, The Wild Angels etc.), celebrities (Marlon Brando, Lee Marvin, Steve McQueen to name a few). Motorbikes are ......
A Century of Battles on the World's Toughest CircuitAuthor: Fisher, JamesCode: 56993Price:AU $29.96(was
AU $39.95)Format: Hardback / 352 pages Published date:11/10/2019Availability:Sold Out
Historic, wildly dangerous, nerve-wracking, heroic and uniquely thrilling, the Isle of Man TT is one of the greatest sporting events in the world. Featuring input from past and present riders, TT teams, manufacturers and fans alike, James Driver-Fisher reveals why the Isle of Mans greatest ever races mean so much to so many TT devotees. The ......
The Grand Prix Years 1949-1976Author: Pullen, GregCode: 56975Price:AU $37.46(was
AU $75.00)Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: THE CROWOOD PRESS LTD Published date:23/08/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
At 10 oclock on the twenty-eighth of May 1907 the first Isle of Man Tourist Trophy motorcycle road race began. The riders pushed off on their 500cc single cylinder bikes and ten laps and 158 miles later, Charlie Collier aboard a Matchless would be declared the victor. This book is a history and celebration of the bikes of those early years of ......
Misadventures on (and off) Two WheelsAuthor: Cole, HenryCode: 54302Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: QUERCUS PUBLISHING PLC Published date:05/05/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The dramatic, humorous and candid memoir of one of the most recognisable names in motorcycling.
Second EditionAuthor: Falloon, IanCode: 54295Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:15/04/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
From Max Friz's R32 of 1923, until the K1600 Grand America 95 years later, every BMW motorcycle has been unique, and many have incorporated unconventional technical solutions. But the road hasn't always been smooth and BMW has survived many ups and downs.
Gary Hocking the Forgotten World Motorcycle ChampionAuthor: Hughes, RogerCode: 55627Price:AU $34.95Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:15/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Gary `Sox Hocking raced against the likes of Geoff Duke, Mike Hailwood and John Surtees, and eventually became double world champion - yet his name remains largely forgotten. He retired at an early stage in his career, and the explanation so often given for this ultimately proved far removed from the real reason. Roger Hughes fascinating book ......
Over 200 photographs from the 1970s to the present dayAuthor: Wain, PhilipCode: 51841Price:AU $37.49(was
AU $49.99)Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: AURUM Published date:05/11/2018Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
A stunning photographic celebration of the history of MotoGP - touring through the sport's iconic riders, bikes and teams and culminating with a special chapter on the World Superbikes.
Misadventures on (and off) Two WheelsAuthor: Cole, HenryCode: 51867Price:AU $35.00Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: QUERCUS PUBLISHING PLC Published date:28/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The dramatic, humorous and candid memoir of one of the most recognisable names in motorcycling.
Motorcycle ShowAuthor: DicE MagazineCode: 52091Price:AU $49.20(was
AU $82.00)Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: DIE GESTALTEN VERLAG Published date:15/09/2018Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Born Free is the Woodstock of the motorcycle scene: the worlds biggest gathering for riders of vintage custom motorcycles. Every season the community celebrates a shared passion for building and riding motorcycles. Its all about finding the next epic road and enjoying the feeling of spending time out- side, with your friends or all alone, with ......
The Story of Mike Hailwoods Return to the TTAuthor: Macauley, TedCode: 52187Price:AU $29.98Format: Paperback / 112 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/07/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This book an inside look behind the scenes at the top-secret planning, build-up, and spectacular success of Mike Hailwood's amazing comeback in 1978, 20 years after his debut at the age of 18. Written by his maisnager and friend, Ted Macauley, it is also a tribute to a remarkable man.
Author: Duke VideoCode: 51729Price:AU $5.98(was
AU $19.95)Format: DVD / 86 mins Publisher: DUKE MARKETING Published date:02/07/2018Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
On Bike Laps 2018
Isle of Man TT 2018 was like nothing weve ever seen before: If the weather was hot the speeds were absolutely incandescent!
Right from the start of qualifying it was clear that if the good weather held the races would be held at record speeds.
An era of ingenious innovationAuthor: Pereira, ChrisCode: 51863Price:AU $33.98Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:17/05/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A fascinating and nostalgic look at the history and development of the privately built British 250cc `specials' and `hybrids' that were the mainstay of the 250cc class of road racing in Britain between 1946 and 1959.
The Coolest Motorcycle Builds Around the WorldAuthor: Davies, RobertCode: 50903Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 168 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:01/05/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Revelling in the beauty, and revealing the work behind the builds, of these stunning custom motorcycles
The World of Outlaw Motorcycle Clubs from Abyss Ghosts to Zombies EliteAuthor: Hayes, BillCode: 50911Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:22/03/2018Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
Discover all the major clubs -- Hells Angels, Outlaws, Pagans, Mongols, Vagos -- as well as lesser-known clubs from around the world, their histories, leadership biographies, photos, stories, and more.
My StoryAuthor: Spencer, FreddieCode: 50169Price:AU $17.05Format: Paperback / 320 pages Published date:08/03/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Feel is the story of how a small-time boy from humble beginnings in Louisiana rose to the pantheon of greats, to win the 500cc and 250cc GP Championship in the same year - an historic achievement over three decades ago which has never been repeated.
Irish Motorcycle Racer Charles B Franklin, Designer of the Indian ChiefAuthor: Sucher, HarryCode: 50427Price:AU $59.99Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/02/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The story of Charles B Franklin, a successful Irish motorcycle racer, who became design engineer at the Indian motorcycle factory in Springfield, MA, USA. He designed the Indian Scout and Chief, two iconic models that helped give American heavyweight V-twin motorcycles an enduring popularity.
Fallen Heroes of Motor Sport and Their LegaciesAuthor: Kirk, Connie AnnCode: 55892Price:AU $34.79(was
AU $64.99)Format: Hardback / 262 pages Publisher: ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD Published date:18/12/2017Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This book pays tribute to racing drivers who perished from their sport, including Ayrton Senna, Dale Earnhardt, Dan Wheldon, and more. It not only examines the legacy each driver left behind but also places the tragedy in its historical context, revealing the impact each loss had on the sport and society as a whole.
Pioneering Australian MotorcyclistsAuthor: Fowles, Sally-AnneCode: 49421Price:AU $16.49(was
AU $29.99)Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PITSTOP Published date:15/11/2017Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
If you ever dare to pursue your dreams, the stories of these extraordinary Australian heroines who have broken the stereotypical mould, will not only inspire you but will also leave you in awe of their courage and dedication in pursuit of their passion.
A Psychologist Explains the Motorcyclist's Mind and the Relationship BetAuthor: Barnes, MarkCode: 50116Price:AU $35.00Format: Paperback / 240 pages Published date:24/10/2017Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
Why would anyone want to do something as dangerous as motorcycling? For those who love to ride, no explanation is necessary. For everyone else, there's Why We Ride. Designed as both an explanation for outsiders and an anthem for those within the fold, this new book presents the insights of Mark Barnes, PhD, a motorcycling clinical psychologist.
How Alan Jones Climbed to the Top of Formula OneAuthor: Jones, AlanCode: 49295Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 416 pages Publisher: EBURY AUSTRALIA Published date:31/07/2017Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
Few names in international motorsport are treated with the same reverence as Alan Jones. When he speaks, they listen. He is one of only two Australians to win the Formula One World Drivers' Championship, and the first driver to do it for the now famous Williams team. His efforts brought Formula One to Australian TV screens, and today he is the ......
Portrait of a Bike LegendAuthor: Wain, PhilCode: 49374Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 168 pages Published date:01/06/2017Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
"Speed and danger dont always go together, but its proper fun when they do." (Guy Martin). Truck fitter, ace racer, daredevil, speed junkie, all-round "character", Guy Martin is just a normal guy, driven to succeed by a passion for speed, whether it is on his daily 20-mile cycle to work - his exploits on the track and for television are ......
Worms to CatchAuthor: Martin, GuyCode: 55897Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 416 pages Publisher: VIRGIN BOOKS Published date:18/05/2017Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
Breaking records on the world's biggest Wall of Death, cycling 2,745 miles across the length of the United States (while sleeping rough), Guy Martin has done more in one year than most people do in a lifetime. In this book, he takes you with him to the outer limits of human endurance, and on a dizzying adrenalin high, all in a day's work.
The Official Photographic Celebration of the Legendary Motorcycle ChampionAuthor: Broadbent, RickCode: 48661Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: BLOOMSBURY Published date:04/05/2017Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
Barry Sheene is arguably the greatest British motorcycle racing rider of all time. A chancer, lovable rogue and the leading sports star of his era, adored by the public and press alike, he won two world motorcycle championships - in 1976 and 1977. He achieved iconic status by being involved in some horrifc crashes and was dubbed the bionic man ......
The AutobiographyAuthor: Hutchinson, IanCode: 49420Price:AU $36.02Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: JOHN BLAKE PUBLISHIDUP1NOTUSED Published date:10/01/2017Availability:Sold Out
Ian Hutchinson - Hutchy to his many thousands of fans - is a motorcycle racer like few others. A road racer to the core, he has enjoyed spectacular success at the Isle of Man TT, the North West 200 and the Ulster Grand Prix, but his own story goes far beyond even those triumphs. In the summer of 2010, Hutchy set the record for most wins in a ......
Racing and Riding with the King of CoolAuthor: Stone, MattCode: 47130Price:AU $45.00Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:10/01/2017Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
Even thirty years after his death, Steve McQueen remains a cultural icon. His image continues to appear in advertising and pop culture and his fan base spans from car lovers to racing enthusiasts to motorcycle obsessives. In his movies, McQueens character always had an envy-inducing motorcycle or car, but in his personal life, motorcycles were ......
Author: Beyond Home EntertainmentCode: 47873Price:AU $29.95Format: DVD / 270 mins Publisher: BEYOND HOME ENTERTAINMENT Published date:01/12/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
A Harley-Davidson is more than a motorcycle. It is a symbol of Americana, built from the ground up by founders Walter (Michiel Huisman) and Arthur Davidson (Bug Hall) and their friend Bill Harley (Robert Aramayo). But the road to success was not exactly smooth – filled with innumerable obstacles, ruthless competitors ......
Author: Redman , JimCode: 47110Price:AU $47.94Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:03/11/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
This autobiography is the incredible rags-to-riches story of one of the world’s greatest motorcycle racers. From humble beginnings in 1930s London, to winning six world titles, Jim Redman MBE is one of GP’s most extraordinary characters, and a true legend of motorcycle racing. After migrating to South Africa, he started his racing career in the ......
Author: Walneck, BuzzCode: 46257Price:AU $31.35Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: CREATESPACE Published date:26/08/2016Availability:Please contact us for availability
Jerry Barnett is famous for his automotive and motorcycle cartoons, as well as his political and satirical cartoons. He is also famous worldwide for his accurate cartoons and great story lines to go with them. Buzz Walneck is also famous worldwide, as an authority on classic motorcycles. Buzz has, for decades, published various classic motorcycle ......
More Stories of a Freelance Motorcycling JournalistAuthor: Melling, FrankCode: 46135Price:AU $25.98Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: COLLIE PRESS Published date:05/08/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
In “The Flying Penguin”, the second part of his memoirs, Frank goes from 1985 until the present day following the same style of ripping, “Boys Own” yarns which take the reader personally through a remarkable and highly eventful life. There are plenty of near death stories, from almost drowning when trapped under a Honda enduro bike to looking ......
Pushing the LimitsAuthor: Stoner, CaseyCode: 39811Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: HACHETTE AUSTRALIA Published date:26/07/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
'If you never give up, anything can happen'. Casey Stoner Showing anything is possible when determination meets talent, two-time World MotoGP champion Casey Stoner shares his inspirational journey from Queensland toddler, with an extraordinary ability on a motorbike, to his decision to retire at twenty-seven with nothing left to prove. For the ......
Author: Lock, Craig GCode: 46234Price:AU $12.56Format: Paperback / 140 pages Publisher: CREATESPACE Published date:20/07/2016Availability:Please contact us for availability
THE MIND OF A GRAND PRIX CHAMPION by Craig Lock "Racing is a metaphor for life's journey." Grand Prix drivers, motor racing, Formula 1, champions, the Zone, beyond the Zone, mind, mindpower "The driver is expected to explore the inner places of his desire by taking everything to this limit...to translate it into a sublime peak only he can reach; ......