Author: Brooklands, BooksCode: 49110Price:AU $110.00Format: Paperback / 428 pages Publisher: BROOKLANDS Published date:01/01/2011Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The origins of AC Cars start with engineer John Weller designing a powered delivery vehicle for his local butcher, John Portwine. The two became close business partners, with the energetic and entrepreneurial Portwine providing finance and business acumen to complement the inventive Weller’s burgeoning engineering talent.
Author: Rod WardCode: 23820Price:AU $14.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: MALVERN HOUSE Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Sold Out
This Auto Review is a remarkably detailed history of AC and Cobra. The many photographs are necessarily small because of the format of the book, but it is a useful reference and a great introduction to the marque for the younger enthusiast.
Author: BrooklandsCode: 23637Price:AU $119.95Format: Hardback / 428 pages Publisher: BROOKLANDS Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Publisher's Notes: The origins of AC Cars start with engineer John Weller designing a powered delivery vehicle for his local butcher, John Portwine. The two became close business partners, with the energetic and entrepreneurial Portwine providing finance and business acumen to complement the inventive Weller's burgeoning engineering talent. ......
In SlipcaseAuthor: Frank BarrettCode: 20892Price:AU $199.95Format: DVD / 272 pages Publisher: DAVID BULL Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Sold Out
Publisher's Notes: Led by renowned driver and tuner Carroll Shelby, in the 1960s the Shelby American company produced and raced the iconic cars: the Cobra, the GT40 and Mk. IV, and the GT350. Using stunning original studio photographs by Boyd Jaynes and authoritative text by automotive historian Frank Barrett, Shelby Cars in Detail profiles a ......
Author: Rinsey MillsCode: 19278Price:AU $119.95Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:01/07/2007Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
AC sports cars from 1933 were fitted with AC's own long-lived six-cylinder engine, dating from 1919, but the quest for power saw the Ace being fitted with the Bristol six in 1955 and later, when supplies of Bristol engines dried up, modified 2.6-litre Ford engines from the Mark II Zephyr. This book traces the history of all the six-cylinder sports ......
Author: SpiritlevelfilmCode: 13552Price:AU $44.95Format: DVD / 58 mins Publisher: CHATERS WHOLESALE Published date:01/07/2004Availability:Sold Out
Ten years in the making, this fast-paced, sixties-style, split screen epic with an amazing soundtrack tells the extraordinary story of how Carroll Shelby, together with a bunch of Southern Californian hot-rodders took on the might of Enzo Ferrari and his GTO in the mid-60s. Aside from original interviews from all the participants, there's ......
Road Tests, Technical Analysis, SpecificationsAuthor: Brooklands BooksCode: 56306Price:AU $39.55Format: Paperback / 104 pages Published date:05/07/1984Availability:Sold Out
Articles in this book cover the new style AC Ace with with AC, Bristol and the 2.6-litre Ford Zephyr Six engines.
The last AC engined ACE was built in 1960 and the last Bristol engined car in 1963.
The book includes road tests, performance data, technical analysis and driver impressions.
The closed version designated the ......