Chaparral, Texas and the Invention of Modern RacingAuthor: Levy, GeorgeCode: 52470Price:AU $45.00Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:09/06/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2020
This character-driven biography of Jim Hall is the first and only look at one of the most influential racing drivers, engineers, and team owners of the twentieth century.
The Photographic BiographyAuthor: Nye, DougCode: 48569Price:AU $105.77Format: Hardback / 300 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date:01/06/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2020
Following Evro Publishing's acclaimed photo memoirs of John Surtees and Stirling Moss, the appealing format of these books - wonderful photos with insightful narrative - is applied to the greatest figure in 20th century motor racing. In the aftermath of the Second World War, Enzo Ferrari went into motor racing with magnificent V12-engined cars and ......
Author: Highham, PeterCode: 57694Price:AU $89.99Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date:28/05/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2020
The formative years of the 1950s are explored in this next instalment of Evro’s decade-by-decade series covering all Formula 1 cars and teams. When the World Championship was first held in 1950, red Italian cars predominated, from Alfa Romeo, Ferrari and Maserati, and continued to do so for much of the period. But by the time the decade closed, ......
My Guide To Life In The Fast LaneAuthor: Button, JensonCode: 59031Price:AU $18.66Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: BLINK Published date:24/05/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2020
AUTHOR OF SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER, LIFE TO THE LIMIT In his 17 years as a Formula 1 driver, Jenson Button has picked up a thing or two about how to do the job properly. Sure, you need to be able to drive a car fast - and Jenson is on hand to pass on a few tricks of the trade here - but you also need to know the real rules for making it to the ......
Rock + Roll GearheadAuthor: Gibbons, Billy FCode: 58929Price:AU $80.88Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:22/05/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2020
On the 50th anniversary of his band, ZZ Top lead guitarist and co-founder Billy F Gibbons riffs on his life as a collector and designer whose passions have manifested themselves in his renowned custom cars and guitars.
German/English TextAuthor: Baumann, Horst H.Code: 59133Price:AU $230.00Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: DELIUS, KLASING & CO Published date:21/05/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2020
Top racing drivers, legendary cars, and thrills - the 1960s were the golden age of motorsport. Up close: the photographer Horst H. Baumann and his camera. He was one of the first to record the Formula 1 races in colour photos and published his works in 1965 in the cult book The New Matadors. Close to it. Full risk. Full of emotion. That was the ......
The Rides, Roles and Realities of the King of CoolAuthor: Tyler GreenblattCode: 58088Price:AU $49.95Format: Paperback / 366 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:20/05/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2020
Steve McQueen touched the world through his larger-than-life onscreen persona portraying characters that were flawed and realistic. He played his roles to perfection due to his own imperfections and the bitter realism of his early life. As he once said, he had seemingly lived an entire lifetime before his 18th birthday, all of which shines ......
Author: Plato, JasonCode: 58865Price:AU $18.66Format: Paperback / 336 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date:15/05/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2020
'Pure entertainment' Guardian best sports books of 2019 ______ Jason Plato should not be a professional racing driver. Yet somehow, despite almost killing Bernie Ecclestone, stealing JCBs, ending up in a Monaco prison (twice), insulting the royals, making a deadly enemy of a rival who happens to be a trained killer, by a fluke or just because ......
The SixtiesAuthor: Cancellieri, GianniCode: 55649Price:AU $152.78Format: Hardback / 340 pages Publisher: GIORGIO NADA EDITORE Published date:10/05/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2020
A collection of characters, drivers, champions and mechanics who animated Formula 1's glorious Sixties. In this unique book, the first of a series that decade by decade will review the history of motorsport's ultimate championship through to the 2000s.
Rajo Jack's Drive to Integrate Auto RacingAuthor: Poehler, BillCode: 58995Price:AU $46.90Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: CHICAGO REVIEW PRESS Published date:10/05/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2020
The powers-that-be in auto racing in the 1920s, namely the American Automobile Association's Contest Board, prohibited everyone who wasn't a white male from the sport. Dewey Gaston, a black man who went by the name Rajo Jack, broke into the epicenter of racing in California, refusing to let the pervasive racism of his day stop him from competing ......
Author: Hill, PeterCode: 58859Price:AU $33.37Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:08/05/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2020
Bon vivant, racing-car champion, entrepreneur, wheeler-dealer, and champion-maker - this is the life of the irrepressible, effervescent Fred Opert, who went from jail to success as race-car importer/dealer, race team owner and F1 team manager before tragedy caused him to walk away from the sport he loved.
Wit, Wisdom, and True Stories from 60 Years on the RoadAuthor: Miller, EdCode: 56151Price:AU $39.50Format: Hardback / 240 pages Published date:14/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
Wit, wisdom, and revelations from sixty years of life on the road. Driving one highway after another at sunrise, winding through the mountainside, hearing the call to rise of the roosters, or simply exchanging "fishing stories" with the other guys at the truck stops. Like that one about the trucker who stopped along the highway and helped a ......
The History of Ford's Greatest High-performance CarsAuthor: Kinnan, RobCode: 51719Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:11/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
Ford’s debut in April 1964 of the Mustang was the first stone overturned in the difficult task of repurposing its image to the youth market. The Mustang achieved that in spades but was often not taken very seriously in the muscle car ranks, where the 390GT engine was no match for the competition. When the Cobra Jet–equipped fastback Mustangs ......
Leading Mercedes-Benz Design 1979-1999Author: Greene, NikCode: 58843Price:AU $51.89Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: THE CROWOOD PRESS LTD Published date:02/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
When Bruno Sacco walked through the doors on his first day at Mercedes-Benz on 13 January 1958 it is highly unlikely that his Daimler-Benz colleagues could ever imagine that this nervous young man would not only revolutionise design but would change the way design and innovation connected with brand tradition forever. Bruno Sacco is one of the ......
The Autobiography of the World's Greatest Formula 1 DesignerAuthor: Newey, AdrianCode: 51329Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 400 pages Published date:12/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
'Adrian has a unique gift for understanding drivers and racing cars. He is ultra competitive but never forgets to have fun. An immensely likeable man.' Damon Hill The world's foremost designer in Formula One, Adrian Newey OBE is arguably one of Britain's greatest engineers and this is his fascinating, powerful memoir.How to Build a Car explores ......
The autobiography of CSX2300Author: Mills, RinseyCode: 52468Price:AU $122.22Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: PORTER PRESS INTERNATIONAL Published date:08/02/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This book tells the fascinating history of the Daytona Coupe version of Carroll Shelby's fabled Cobra with special focus on one of the six cars built. The fabulous Daytona Coupe, brutally purposeful in both looks and performance, was created to win the FIA World Sportscar Championship and duly did so in 1965.
70 years of legendary F1 driversAuthor: Hamilton, MauriceCode: 58046Price:AU $68.75Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: AURUM Published date:15/01/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Since the Grand Prix's start in 1950 just 33 men have achieved the accolade of F1 World Champion. For the first time, legendary F1 commentator Maurice Hamilton and award-winning photographers Bernard and Paul-Henri Cahier bring the heroes of this iconic sport together, in a stunning photographic portrayal of the poise, skill and winning mindset ......
Jenson ButtonAuthor: Button, JensonCode: 54281Price:AU $26.46Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: PHOENIX (ORION PUBLISHING) Published date:01/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
Since Jenson Button burst onto the Formula One scene in 2000, he has been one of the sports most popular and highest profile stars. With his good looks and exciting lifestyle, he is living the dream of many. Yet how true is that to reality?
Now he has decided to provide a full portrait of his life, speaking openly and honestly about ......
The World's Leading Grand Prix AnnualAuthor: Icon PublishingCode: 57659Price:AU $99.00Format: HardbackPublisher: ICON PUBLISHING LTD Published date:15/12/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The world famous motorsport annual is regarded as the definitive account of the Formula 1 season. Edited by leading F1 journalist Tony Dodgins, plus Formula One coverage from Maurice Hamilton and Mark Hughes as Technical Editor, it has been long established as a genuine collectors item. Autocourse has an unrivaled heritage which is recognised ......
The Men and the MachinesAuthor: Nikas, Mr. JohnCode: 52240Price:AU $99.00Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:20/11/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This book is a comprehensive history of the life and work of Donald Healey, in business, in dealings with customers and colleagues, as a competitor in motor sport, and as a car designer and manufacturer, written by an American devotee of British sports cars whose indefatigable research has turned up many new stories and countless
Individually signed by Scott McLaughlin and Alexandre PrematAuthor: Authentic CollectablesCode: 57705Price:AU $89.95Format: PosterPublished date:15/11/2019Availability:Please contact us for availability
Product Description: Limited edition, photographic print celebrating Shell V-Power Racing Team’s 2019 Bathurst 1000 victory signed by winning drivers Scott McLaughlin and Alexandre Prémat.
Author: Button, JensenCode: 57524Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: BLINK Published date:12/10/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Why is it best to practice your champagne celebration ahead of the big day? How do you tell a multiple F1 champion they need to check their blind-spot? And how do you face down your boss when youve just stacked his multi-million pound car into a wall during practice? In his brilliantly-written and revealing new book, expert driver Jenson Button ......
Author: Heath, DarrenCode: 57509Price:AU $47.95Format: Hardback / 256 pages Published date:09/10/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Formula One book. Art of the Race - V18 is book 5 in a series that encapsulates the very essence of Formula 1 motor racing through the lens of Darren Heath, one of the sports most celebrated photographers. Art of The Race captures the key moments and rarely seen images of each race as the 2018 season unfolds, culminating in Lewis Hamilton ......
The Stories Behind the LegendAuthor: Smailes, JohnCode: 57526Price:AU $24.74(was
AU $32.99)Format: Paperback / 368 pages Publisher: ALLEN & UNWIN Published date:01/10/2019Availability:Sold Out
Theres no other motor-racing circuit in Australia that holds the same magic as Bathursts Mount Panorama. Its been home to the Australian Grand Prix, the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix and TT, the Australian Hill Climb Championship, the Bathurst 1000 and now a round of the Intercontinental GT Challenge. To win on the Mountain is still the ......
Inside Story of Brawn GP & Jenson Button's Incredible F1 WinAuthor: Fry, Nick (Author)Code: 57070Price:AU $29.99(was
AU $39.99)Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: ATLANTIC BOOKS Published date:01/10/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The extraordinary inside story of Brawn GP's shock 2009 F1 championship win by the former team CEO.
Harry Heuers Championship Racing TeamAuthor: Schultz, TomCode: 56995Price:AU $87.75(was
AU $135.00)Format: Hardback / 324 pages Publisher: DALTON WATSON FINE BOOKS Published date:30/09/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
In early 1959, young Harry Heuer, Executive Vice President of the Peter Hand Brewery, Chicago, Illinois, caught the racing bug. He immediately bought a race carand entered it in the May 1959 Meadowdale USAC professional race. At the same time, Reventlow Automobiles Inc., builder and racer of the Scarab, put both of its 1958 race-winning Scarabs ......
Immagini Di Una Vita/A Life in PicturesAuthor: Donnini, MarioCode: 58109Price:AU $83.02Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: GIORGIO NADA EDITORE Published date:28/09/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Tracing, moment by moment, through a series of interviews with the protagonist, this authentic "film of a life" is Mario Donnini, a leading sports journalist and friend of Alex Zanardi. What emerges is a unique portrait, a story of sport, sacrifice and remarkable determination
The Inside Story of a Motor Racing LegendAuthor: Pirie, ValerieCode: 57689Price:AU $29.99(was
AU $39.99)Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: BITEBACK PUBLISHING Published date:21/09/2019Availability:Sold Out
When Valerie Pirie interviewed for her first real secretarial job after college, she did not expect to end up working for Stirling Moss. Regarded as the greatest driver who was never crowned world champion, he would become not only her new boss, but a lifelong friend. Here, in this playful and moving memoir, she opens up about the man behind ......
My times with Carroll ShelbyAuthor: Theodore, ChrisCode: 56974Price:AU $52.46(was
AU $69.95)Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:17/09/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Carroll Shelby, legendary driving ace, race team owner, and designer of Shelby Cobra, Daytona, and Mustang GT350 classics is revered by automotive enthusiasts, yet little has been written about the last quarter century of Carroll Shelbys life. During that time Chris Theodore, VP at Chrysler and Ford, developed a close personal friendship with ......
Peter Brocks Unrivalled Racing Career at Mount PanoramaAuthor: Brock, BevCode: 57525Price:AU $29.99(was
AU $39.99)Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: AFFIRM PRESS Published date:11/09/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
No driver is as connected to a track as the legendary Peter Brock is to Bathurst. October 2019 marks half a century since a shy and bearded Brock first took on the turns of Mount Panorama, the track he was destined to dominate with a record nine wins, earning him the mantle King of the Mountain. That uncanny relationship between driver and ......
Lost Collector Cars Along the Mother RoadAuthor: Cotter, TomCode: 57180Price:AU $22.49(was
AU $29.99)Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: CRESTLINE BOOKS Published date:11/09/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Route 66 Barn Find Road Trip records Tom Cotter's incredible automotive finds as he barn picks along Route 66!
Author: Paddon, HaydenCode: 56928Price:AU $34.99Format: Paperback / 288 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS (NZ) Published date:08/08/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Hayden Paddon was just a boy growing up in Geraldine - in love with racing and dreaming big. Starting with nothing, and wholly determined to beat the odds, he set out on a remarkable 20-year pathway to the World Rally Championship, where he footed it with the best rally drivers on the planet. But it didn't come easy. In Driven, Paddon ......
The Men and Machines that Revolutionized Formula 1 RacingAuthor: Biro, PeteCode: 55017Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:06/08/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Take a lap through one of Formula 1's most exciting and influential eras with F1 Mavericks, featuring the photos of veteran motorsports photographer, Pete Biro.
50th Anniversary at the Indianapolis 500Author: Team PenskeCode: 56136Price:AU $90.00(was
AU $120.00)Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: RIZZOLI INTERNATIONAL PUB Published date:30/07/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
No other team in history has come close to matching the record of Roger Penske s team at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Team Penske has won seventeen times in its forty-four Indianapolis 500 races at the Brickyard. Penske first attended the Indy 500 with his father in 1951. He became a champion sports-car driver in the 1950s and 60s ......