Recalling sixty years of fun in British motorcycle sportAuthor: Snelling, BillCode: 59026Price:AU $35.26Format: Paperback / 112 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:08/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 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.
An American OriginalAuthor: Gallant, CliffCode: 59317Price:AU $32.95Format: Hardback / 314 pages Published date:30/07/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2020
Former Hells Angel Jake "Bonecrusher" Sawyer takes us on a no-holds-barred-go-for-the-gusto-every-time joy ride through a life filled with wanton sex, shocking violence, and raucous good humor, all the while showing us how to live life to its fullest ... and be happy as hell all the way through our golden years!
Author: Taylor, JimCode: 59269Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 320 pages Published date:01/07/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2020
Jim Taylor is an old school motorcycle rider and mechanic, an opportunist and adventurer: Hot Metal is a helter-skelter ride of self-discovery, energised by the authors unquenchable passion for a life on the hard road. From bike club culture and camaraderie in the towns and villages of Britain to conflict and upheaval in a forgotten Asian war; ......
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:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
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 ......
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 ......
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 Tales and Musings from the Pages of Cycle WorldAuthor: Egan, PeterCode: 51760Price:AU $45.00Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:22/09/2018Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
Join Cycle World magazine's Peter Egan as he wrenches in his workshop and roams the world's back roads in search of interesting characters and a good story in The Best of Peter Egan.
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 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.
Pioneering Australian MotorcyclistsAuthor: Fowles, Sally-AnneCode: 49421Price:AU $17.99(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 ......
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 ......
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, please contact us for availability
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, please contact us for availability
"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.