Recalling sixty years of fun in British motorcycle sportAuthor: Snelling, BillCode: 59026Price:AU $35.26Format: Paperback / 112 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:20/12/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 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.
My AutobiographyAuthor: Captain Tom MooreCode: 59818Price:AU $45.00Format: Hardback / 400 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date:17/10/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2020
At the height of the pandemic, ninety-nine-year-old WWII veteran Captain Tom Moore began walking laps of his garden to raise e1000 for the NHS. By the time of his 100th birthday, hed reached e32 million and captured the hearts of the nation. In his official autobiography, announced alongside the creation of the Captain Tom Foundation, he tells ......
The machines The magic The manAuthor: James RobinsonCode: 59064Price:AU $15.99Format: Paperback / 50 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:01/08/2020Availability:Available to special order. Please contact us for updated price and 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:Available, please contact us for availability
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.
A Century of Battles on the World's Toughest CircuitAuthor: Fisher, JamesCode: 56993Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 352 pages Published date:11/10/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
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 $56.25(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 ......
A Biography of England's Greatest Sporting EstateAuthor: Peill, JamesCode: 56760Price:AU $55.00Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: CONSTABLE Published date:02/06/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The history of Goodwood, Englands greatest sporting estate Goodwood has been the home of English sport for centuries. The story of how a small hunting lodge became the iconic location for the globally-renowned Festival of Speed, Glorious Goodwood and Goodwood Revival events is inextricably intertwined with the tale of the Dukes of Richmond. The ......
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 ......
My AutobiographyAuthor: Rea, JonathonCode: 55760Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS NZ Published date:04/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
If I had to lose my record to anyone, I couldnt be happier that it was Jonathan. Family connections aside, there is nobody more talented, more determined or more deserving. - Carl Fogarty
Within the staggeringly dangerous and high-pressure sport of professional motorcycling, Jonathan Reas achievements are unprecedented. A legendary ......
Misadventures on (and off) Two WheelsAuthor: Cole, HenryCode: 51867Price:AU $35.00Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: QUERCUS PUBLISHING PLC Published date:28/09/2018Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The dramatic, humorous and candid memoir of one of the most recognisable names in motorcycling.
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.
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 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. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
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.
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.
Pioneering Australian MotorcyclistsAuthor: Fowles, Sally-AnneCode: 49421Price:AU $9.99Format: 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. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
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. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
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 ......
Worms to CatchAuthor: Martin, GuyCode: 55897Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 416 pages Publisher: VIRGIN BOOKS Published date:18/05/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
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:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
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 ......
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:Sold Out
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; ......
Author: Hayes, BillCode: 39893Price:AU $34.99Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:30/06/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Learn the real stories behind legendary events in motorcycle outlaw history. Pretty much everything the world has ever heard about one-percenter motorcycle clubs has been pure, unadulterated bullshit. Take the so-called Hollister riot of 1947 that started it all.LIFE magazine convinced America that what Hunter Thompson called "The Menace" was ......
The Lost InterviewsAuthor: Birss, NeillCode: 39834Price:AU $27.99Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS (NZ) Published date:13/06/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
"Invercargill, at the far southern end of New Zealand. It's the late 1960s and two blokes sit in a modest shed drinking tea. The old bloke is telling stories about his life; the young bloke, a junior reporter, is typing earnestly on his Olympia portable typewriter. Dramatic tales abound u of youthful scrapes, motorcycle races and ingenious ......
Author: High, Peter K.Code: 39839Price:AU $24.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: CASTLE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:07/06/2016Availability:Please contact us for availability
Known as a master storyteller by all who meet him on the road, Peter High (aka Donkey) spins a lively tale about the twists and turns of life, about what makes him tick - and about encounters with a mysterious character named JC.
One woman's motorcycle odyssey across AfricaAuthor: Ellis, HeatherCode: 59376Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 392 pages Publisher: BLACK INK PRESS Published date:18/05/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
As you travel Africa, you will find the way of ubuntu - the universal bond that connects all of humanity as one.
At the age of twenty-eight, while sitting in a friends backyard in the remote mining township of Jabiru, Heather Ellis has a light-bulb moment- she is going to ride a motorcycle across Africa. The idea just ......
Stories of Motorcycles and Other DrugsAuthor: Mihailovic, BorisCode: 47462Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: HACHETTE AUSTRALIA Published date:22/03/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Caution: Contains incidents of insane motorcycle antics, drug use and swearing.
A History of Casey Stoner at the Australian Motorcycle Grand PrixAuthor: John B. MorrisCode: 38396Price:AU $98.95Format: Hardback / 252 pages Publisher: MPIX PHOTOGRAPHY Published date:15/03/2016Availability:Sold Out
Casey Stoner is a MotoGP legend. With two MotoGP World Championships and six consecutive victories at the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix, Stoner simply walked away from the sport. Fed up with the politics and endless sponsor commitments, Stoner decided to spend time with his family and live a more normal life, away from the prying eyes of the ......