Powering the Premium Automobiles of the Twenties and ThirtiesAuthor: Keith RayCode: 57709Price:AU $139.00Format: HardbackPublisher: DALTON WATSON FINE BOOKS Published date:20/07/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2020
There has never before been a book specifically about straight eight automobiles. This is both a surprise and a pity, as this engine format has brought us some fascinating and quite spectacular vehicles over the years. In Britain and Europe the straight eight was always a rare, expensive up-market car. In the United States there were ......
Design Modifications and Pollution Mitigation TechniquesAuthor: Prasad Rao, G. AmbaCode: 58873Price:AU $291.10Format: Hardback / 467 pages Publisher: APPLE ACADEMIC PRESS INC. Published date:30/05/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2020
This new volume, Engine Emission Control Technologies, covers many important issues related to environmental emissions from SI and CI engines, their formation, and various pollution mitigation techniques. The book addresses aspects of improvements in engine modification, such as design modifications for enhanced performance, both with conventional ......
Covers Datsun 240Z, 260Z, and 280ZAuthor: Humble, WickCode: 55446Price:AU $49.95Format: Paperback / 240 pages Published date:21/05/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2020
The Datsun Z-Car is one of the most popular and collectible imported sports cars since its release to the market in 1969, and this fully revised manual with the latest tips and trick will help you bring your Z back to like-new condition and show-quality luster.Wick Humble provides a complete update to his original guide for restoring 240Z, 260Z, ......
Author: Clarke, MassimoCode: 58863Price:AU $74.64Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: GIORGIO NADA EDITORE Published date:10/05/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2020
This book analyses the technology of spark ignition two-stroke engines. The description of the operating cycle, the fluid dynamics, the lubrication and the cooling systems is followed by painstaking analysis of the mechanical organs, with the materials and the manufacturing processes employed to produce them.
A book of moving partsAuthor: China, EddCode: 58923Price:AU $18.31Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: VIRGIN BOOKS Published date:02/05/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2020
An unstoppable enthusiast from an early age, Edd had 35 ongoing car projects while he was at university, not counting the double-decker bus he was living in. His first car was a more conventional 1303 Texas yellow Beetle, the start of an ongoing love affair with VW, even though it got him arrested for attempted armed robbery.
Performance Modifications - Repair - Overhaul: Step-By-Step InstructionsAuthor: Editors of Haynes ManualsCode: 58992Price:AU $48.45Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/05/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2020
The mysteries of the versatile LS series engines are unlocked in this LS Series Engine Manual. Covering everything from engine overhaul, cylinder head selection and modification, induction and fuel systems, camshafts and valve train, to beefing-up the bottom end, turbo and supercharger add-ons, engine swaps and extreme builds, this Techbook will ......
Tasksheet ManualAuthor: CDX AutomotiveCode: 59134Price:AU $115.00Format: PaperbackPublisher: JONES AND BARTLETT PUBLISHERS, Published date:23/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
The Fundamentals of Medium/Heavy Duty Commercial Vehicle Systems Tasksheet Manual, Second Edition, is designed to guide students to meet Master Truck Service Technology (MTST) requirements for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Medium/Heavy Truck certification. Organized by ASE topic area, companion tasks are grouped together for more ......
A Backroad Tour of Automotive History and the Old Car HobbyAuthor: Rossi, StevenCode: 58242Price:AU $48.45Format: Paperback / 277 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:17/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
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.
Tasksheet ManualAuthor: CDX AutomotiveCode: 59135Price:AU $115.00Format: PaperbackPublisher: JONES AND BARTLETT PUBLISHERS, Published date:17/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
A History Including Minibuses, Taxis and TrolleysAuthor: Desmond, KevinCode: 58838Price:AU $72.79Format: Paperback / 180 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:15/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
The exponential success of battery electric buses calls for a re-appraisal of their history. This comprehensive history traces the roots of the electric bus from 1564 to its resounding success in 2019.
in Smallblock Engines for Road and TrackAuthor: Hammill, DesCode: 56263Price:AU $56.34Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:08/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
The complete illustrated guide to building a powerful & reliable high performance Ford V8 smallblock engine for street or track use. Covers limitations of standard components, component modifications, component interchanges, blueprinting & professional build tips. All Des Hammills advice is based on many years of practical experience with these ......
Illustrated practical advice from one man's home restorationAuthor: Clusker, AndrewCode: 57073Price:AU $99.95Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:08/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
A fully illustrated record of the restoration of a classic Porsche 911, which was originally purchased by a world-famous celebrity. Illustrations provided by Porsche bring this journey to life, along with amazing photographs and personal experience from a life-long Porsche aficionado.
How to Diagnose, Fix, or Replace Your Car's Brakes: Step-By-StepAuthor: Cartwright, StevenCode: 58225Price:AU $56.54Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:05/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
"This book provides information on how to diagnose, fix, or replace your car's brakes, including helpful facts on brake system components for drum and disc brakes as well as the parking brake, hydraulic brake, brake assist, ABS, and ADAS systems"--
A Unique Look at the Technical History of America's Most Popular TruckAuthor: Dinsmore, JamesCode: 58226Price:AU $64.63Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:03/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
"This book provides information on the progress and evolution of the Ford F-Series trucks all the way from Ford's first one-ton truck to the 13th Generation"--
Performance How-ToAuthor: Temple, StevenCode: 58832Price:AU $59.77Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
Learn from the master of diesel performance in this all-new, comprehensive technical guide. For those who follow diesel performance, Gale Banks needs no introduction. He is a pioneer in the diesel and turbo performance arena, and Gale Banks Engineering is a leading manufacturer of high-end and cutting-edge performance parts. Banks has also had ......
Author: Krehbiel, DeveCode: 58224Price:AU $59.77Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/04/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: April 2020
"This book provides information on how to restore 1947-1955 Chevrolet trucks, including how to replace each major component and make the frame, engine, transmission, drivetrain, electrical system, heating assembly and more like new"--
How to Modify 8100 Vortec Truck and 496 CID Marine EnginesAuthor: Hofer, LarryCode: 56080Price:AU $46.40Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:15/03/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: March 2020
From 2001 to 2009, General Motors Corporation produced the powerful 8.1L Vortec/496 CID engine for trucks, boats, and more. From factory engines to aftermarket manufacture, Larry Hofer and Don Taylor cover the ins and outs of increasing horsepower and modifying torque for increased performance to suit your needs. This is the only book written ......
Repair * Overhaul * Performance Modifications * Step-By-Step InstructionAuthor: Editors of Haynes ManualsCode: 58161Price:AU $36.32Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:05/03/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The mysteries of the versatile LS series engines are unlocked in the Haynes Techbook Cummins Diesel Engine Manual. Covering everything from engine overhaul, cylinder head selection and modification, induction and fuel systems, camshafts and valve train, to beefing-up the bottom end, turbo and supercharger add-ons, engine swaps and extreme builds, ......
Covers all Gen 1 enginesAuthor: Mavrigian, MikeCode: 58183Price:AU $53.30Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:15/02/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
"This book provides information on how to build powerful small-block Chevy engines, features a sample 422-ci engine build, and includes in-depth detail about parts options, the block, crankshafts, pistons and connecting rods, heads, camshafts, the fuel system and much more"--
Author: Hatch, SteveCode: 58064Price:AU $147.95Format: Paperback / 600 pages Publisher: CENGAGE Published date:03/01/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
With thorough coverage of both fundamental electrical concepts and current automotive electronic systems, COMPUTERIZED ENGINE CONTROLS, Eleventh Edition, equips you with the essential knowledge you need to successfully diagnose and repair modern automotive systems. Reflecting the latest technological advances from the field, the Eleventh Edition ......
A History of Delivery Vehicles, Semis, Forklifts and OthersAuthor: Desmond, KevinCode: 57166Price:AU $69.72Format: Paperback / 165 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:01/01/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
During the past decade, with the availability of the lithium-ion battery, the electric truck has got back on the road for all payloads and all distances. The fourth in a series covering the history and future of electric transport, this book chronicles the work of the innovative engineers who perfected e-trucks large and small.
How to Design, Select and InstallAuthor: Ryden, ToddCode: 48423Price:AU $42.35Format: PaperbackPublisher: CARTECH Published date:15/12/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Many 1960s and 1970s muscle cars still carry the outdated and rudimentary OEM drum or underpowered stock disc brake systems. While these not only hinder handling agility and stopping performance, they are also a subpar safety system. Muscle cars are meant to be driven aggressively and the brake system needs to match the performance of the ......
All you need to know in one concise manualAuthor: Stewart, CraigCode: 57581Price:AU $25.52Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:14/11/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Driving, owning, repairing and maintaining a car can be expensive, frustrating and time-consuming. Car Hacks is here to explain how to use the things you have around your home to improve your car life, and balance your wellbeing in the process. From ensuring you never lose a screw when repairing your car, to spending less on fuel, and using cereal ......
Author: Bennett, SeanCode: 58142Price:AU $159.95Format: Hardback / 1184 pages Publisher: CENGAGE Published date:14/11/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Gear up for career success in the dynamic field of commercial truck engine service, with the latest edition of the most comprehensive to guide commercial vehicle engines and their management systems available today! Ideal for students, entry-level technicians, and experienced professionals, MEDIUM/HEAVY DUTY TRUCK ENGINES, FUEL & COMPUTERIZED ......
Accelerating the Modern WorldAuthor: Cormier, BrendanCode: 57571Price:AU $44.24(was
AU $58.99)Format: Paperback / 244 pages Publisher: V & A PUBLICATIONS Published date:03/11/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
From the Ford Model T and the legacy of mass production, to the original Volkswagen expression of national identity, this book presents the car as the driving force that accelerated the twentieth century. It takes an in-depth look at the history of the automobile and its impact, to better understand where we might want to go in the future.
Author: Le Quement, PatrickCode: 55632Price:AU $69.95Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: MERRELL PUBLISHERS LTD Published date:05/10/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The car industry and the way in which cars are created have changed beyond all recognition over the last half-century. Automotive styling was once the grudging afterthought when the engineers had finished their work. Now, following a short flirtation with exotic Italian design houses, it has evolved into sophisticated design carried out by ......
Workshop ManualAuthor: Parker, ChasCode: 56846Price:AU $37.46(was
AU $49.95)Format: Hardback / 168 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:26/08/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The Lola T70 was developed in 1965 for sports car racing - Lola built the chassis, which were typically powered by large American V8 engines, predominantly Chevrolets and Fords. The T70 was prolific throughout the mid- to late-1960s, and over 100 examples were built in three versions - both open-topped and coup models. The first successes for ......
The Quest to Build the Driverless Car and How it Will Reshape Our WorldAuthor: Burns, Lawrence D.Code: 57061Price:AU $17.24(was
AU $22.99)Format: Paperback / 368 pages Publisher: WILLIAM COLLINS Published date:21/08/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
'A fascinating hybrid. Part freewheeling history of the rise of the modern autonomous vehicle, part intimate memoir from an insider who was on the front lines for much of that history, Autonomy will more than bring readers up to speed on one of today's most closely watched technologies' Brian Merchant, author of The One Device From the ultimate ......
With 2019 previewAuthor: Piola, GiorgioCode: 50484Price:AU $98.00Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: GIORGIO NADA EDITORE Published date:28/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The last edition of an automotive literary classic: the technical analysis of Formula 1 penned by Giorgio Piola. After 25 years of publication, the historic draughtsman is bring the curtain down on this experience with a volume that examines the last three seasons, from 2016 to 2018, as always reviewing the principal technical innovations in ......
My Drive to be the Best Car Customizer in Hip Hop and SportsAuthor: Castro, WillCode: 55679Price:AU $22.46(was
AU $29.95)Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: MANGO Published date:15/06/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Will Castro is the star of Velocity Channels Unique Rides. As one of the most popular car customizers in America, his life is a dream journey realized through a business he is passionate about, combined with his working with marquee names in entertainment. His fans flock to his personal appearances, watch him on TV, and follow him on social ......
Tools, Skills, and ProjectsAuthor: Barr, EdCode: 55672Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:06/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
In Sheet Metal Shaping, award-winning automotive restorer demystifies the art of sheet metal shaping for enthusiasts of all skill levels.
A book of moving partsAuthor: China, EddCode: 55021Price:AU $20.97(was
AU $34.95)Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: VIRGIN BOOKS Published date:15/05/2019Availability:Sold Out
Show Edd China a rust bucket, and he'll see an amphibious car. As Wheeler Dealers' star presenter, Edd China regularly broadcast to 100m global viewers for 13 years, but he's first and foremost a hard-working mechanic, designer and inventor, with a gift for making complicated stuff easy and fixing almost anything. He's the car equivalent of the ......
Author: Nelson, RickCode: 55125Price:AU $35.97(was
AU $59.95)Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:13/05/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
"This book features information about acquisition, preparation, body disassembly, engine and driveline restoration, electrical and other aspects of the job to authenticate and restore a 1970 to 1972 Chevelle."--Provided by publisher.
The StoryAuthor: Klasing, DeliusCode: 55750Price:AU $89.95Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: DELIUS, KLASING & CO Published date:10/05/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Electric and electrifying: Formula E is reinventing motor sport. Things here arent calm and quiet - even if the race cars competing in the worlds first e-racing series serve up a unique low-decibel sound. They are more reminiscent of Star Wars or other futuristic sci-fi analogies.