On Freedom, Risk and Taking Back ControlAuthor: Crawford, MatthewCode: 59035Price:AU $35.00Format: Hardback / 308 pages Published date:22/07/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
Speed, risk, freedom... Driving is one of the last remaining activities available day-to-day in which we get the chance to take control of our destiny, feel that intense and primal connection between movement and sheer joy, and experience a whiff of actual danger - the kind of faith in the unknown that makes us feel alive.
Author: Clarkson, JeremyCode: 58949Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 576 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date:01/07/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
Clarkson's Back - and he's really had it this time. From his first job as a travelling sales rep selling Paddington Bears to his latest incarnation as gentleman farmer, Jeremy Clarkson's love of cars has seen him through some deeply trying times. And in a world so persistently infuriating there's sometimes nothing for it but to throw up your ......
The 1908 Auto Race from New York to ParisAuthor: Cole, DermotCode: 58987Price:AU $51.99Format: Paperback / 250 pages Published date:15/05/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
In the winter of 1908, six cars left Times Square bound for Paris. They were embarking on a remarkable motor race across the world that would capture everyone's imagination. In this book, Dermot Cole weaves a thrilling account of the improbable journey west from New York to Paris, the varied characters, and the nascent automobile industry. Drawing ......
A book of moving partsAuthor: China, EddCode: 58923Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: VIRGIN BOOKS Published date:02/05/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
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.
Author: Taylor, JamesCode: 58874Price:AU $17.99Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: SHIRE Published date:30/04/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
The coach - distinguished from the bus by its use for longer-haul and more comfortable trips - has a long and august history. Its origins lie in the charabanc, a long open-topped vehicle used to transport passengers on works outings and pleasure excursions. Over time, coaches came to be enclosed and fitted with more comfortable seating and ......
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.
A Collection of Quotes and Tidbits About Life on the RoadAuthor: Cider Mill PressCode: 47408Price:AU $23.49Format: Hardback / 176 pages Published date:15/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
The newest Wit and Wisdom book is filled with fun and inspirational quotes and tidbits about life on the road. Whether it's taking a long road trip, collecting cool cars, or admiring the highways and bi-ways of the US of A, this book is a great gift for anyone who loves cars or travel! The newest addition to the beloved Wit and Wisdom Series, "Wit ......
The Millennial Mantra Changing Car Culture for GoodAuthor: Ryan ZumMallenCode: 58900Price:AU $29.99Format: PaperbackPublished date:01/02/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: February 2020
How did horsepower and speed get so out of control? Do young people still like cars? Who are the automotive icons that will shape car culture for years to come?
Slow Car Fast: The Millennial Mantra Changing Car Culture For Good offers answers to the questions on the mind of every kid who grew up with a poster on their wall and dreamed ......
Author: Jim HinkleyCode: 58079Price:AU $55.00Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: VOYAGEUR PRESS INC Published date:27/01/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: January 2020
The definitive, fully illustrated state-by-state atlas of the shifting alignments, historic sites, and current points of interest along the United States beloved Route 66. Route 66 changed immensely in the six decades between its opening in 1926 and its removal from the U.S. highway system in 1985. Since that time, Route 66 has enjoyed a ......
Inspiration, routes and expert advice for planning and driving roadtrips around the worldAuthor: Mike BreslinCode: 58080Price:AU $49.95Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:02/01/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This book is aimed at inspiring readers to take a road trip, while providing practical advice to help them to do so. Whether looking at popping over to Europe for a quick circuit, hankering to drive the classic routes of North America, or even the aiming to cover a clutch of African countries, there is something for everyone. Importantly, every ......
The Golden Age 1900-1941Author: Hamilton-Paterson, JamesCode: 56421Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 416 pages Publisher: HEAD OF ZEUS Published date:01/01/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
An illustrated celebration of the golden age of aircraft, cars and locomotives from 1900 to 1945.
Speed & StyleAuthor: March and Kinrara, Charles Henry Gordon-Lennox, Earl ofCode: 58026Price:AU $80.00Format: Hardback / 168 pages Published date:19/12/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
100 Years of British Petrol StationsAuthor: Evans, NickCode: 55827Price:AU $32.99Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:12/12/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Petrol stations have been with us for 100 years. They have become etched on countless rural and industrial landscapes, sometimes blending in with their surroundings, and often becoming a linchpin of the communities they serve. Men, or women, often clad in slightly oily overalls, would fill up your cars tank, wipe the windscreen and even check ......
The 20 Best Tours around the Melbourne RegionAuthor: Robert Pepper and Muriel PepperCode: 57628Price:AU $49.99Format: Spiral bound / 208 pages Publisher: BOILING BILLY Published date:01/12/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Includes 20 treks within a 2 hour of the city. Trek notes are accompanied by accurate full-colour maps, and snippets about local history and wildlife add colour and interest to the 4WD experience. Over 100 full-colour photos complement the text and provide a clear sense of the features on each trek.
The Best of My RideAuthor: Bairne, A.JCode: 57490Price:AU $89.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: RIZZOLI INTERNATIONAL PUB Published date:09/10/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
New York Times best-selling author and popular Wall Street Journal "My Ride" columnist A.J. Baime selects the one hundred cars, motorcycles, and other vehicles to fill the dream garage. Stunning photography and Baimes engaging essays celebrate everything drivers love about their cars - from technical specifications to satisfy gearheads to ......
Author: Heptinstall, SimonCode: 55623Price:AU $39.95Format: PaperbackPublisher: CASSELL ILLUSTRATED Published date:01/10/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
With a preface from founding member of Pink Floyd, Nick Mason. Prepare yourself for the worlds greatest road trip. Strap yourself in for a cavalcade of the fastest, biggest, smallest, most expensive, most innovative and downright sexiest motorized vehicles ever produced. Whether youre a vintage car spotter or an armchair petrolhead, 1001 Cars ......
A Stylish Guide to the Greatest Cars Ever MadeAuthor: Beazley, MitchellCode: 56412Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: MITCHELL BEAZLEY Published date:25/09/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
A celebration of the worlds finest cars, from stylish classics to the latest jaw-dropping models, as chosen by the experts at GQ.
Foreword by Formula 1 world champion Jenson Button.
From the magazine synonymous with style comes the ultimate guide to the greatest cars the world has ever ......
Author: Wells, Dr JohnCode: 57133Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: KOGAN PAGE Published date:03/09/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Get everything you need to deal with both practical and theory tests with this unique ten-step method to teach anyone how to drive.
The Quest to Build the Driverless Car and How it Will Reshape Our WorldAuthor: Burns, Lawrence D.Code: 57061Price:AU $22.99Format: 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 ......
by Camper Van and MotorhomeAuthor: Dorey, MartinCode: 56979Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: CONWAY Published date:16/08/2019Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
Forget hurrying. Forget putting your foot down and racing through sweeping bends. Forget the understeer (whatever that is). Forget the blur of a life lived too fast. This is a look at taking life slowly. It's about taking the time to enjoy journeys and places for their own sake. It's about stopping and putting the kettle on. Stopping to take a ......
Author: HaynesCode: 57010Price:AU $14.99Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:15/08/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Instantly acquire all the knowledge you need to pass as an expert in the world of cars. Never again confuse your trunnions with your gudgeon pins, your big end with your locknuts, or your depressed hydraulic lifers with your floppy tappets. Bask in the admiration of your fellow car ‘experts’ as you pronounce confidently on the merits of the ......
A Better Life Behind the WheelAuthor: Webster, LarryCode: 56150Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:11/08/2019Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
With glorious photography and sharp writing, Never Stop Driving presents the case for the mental and social benefits of driving and engaging with automobiles. It also shows you—from dreaming about a car to living with it—how to jump in and get the most from your machine.
Author: Whittall, IvorCode: 56978Price:AU $50.00Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: OLD POND PUBLISHING Published date:03/08/2019Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
The Silk Road and Beyond covers the career, adventures and anecdotes of Ivor Whittall, one of the early pioneers of long distance trucking to the Middle East. Written in an engaging style, the book encompasses stories from the beginning of Ivors career, from qualifying as an articulated-truck driver, his first overseas trip to Kuwait, the ......
An Elegy to Cars, Roads & MotorsportAuthor: Aston, JohnCode: 56134Price:AU $20.35Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
John Aston's anecdotes, wit, strong opinion and acute observations recount insightful and affectionate portraits of the many facets of motor sport, its people and its places. DRIVEN takes you on a journey from Lake District vintage car trials to drag racing at Santa Pod, NASCAR racing in North Carolina and international events at Silverstone.
Author: Coombs, BenCode: 56160Price:AU $30.54Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:18/06/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
A gloriously British blend of elegance and eccentricity, `Pub2Pub' is the official account of the longest journey ever made by a British sports car - a 27,000 mile odyssey from the northernmost bar on the planet, to the southernmost, crossing countries, continents and cultures.
Author: op de Weegh, ArdCode: 52208Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/04/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The `Sleeping Beauties' - an array of neglected Bugattis, Lancias, Ferraris, Alfa Romeos, Cords and Aston Martins on a rural French estate - have fascinated car lovers worldwide since 1983. For 25 years, the full story behind the collection and its fate has remained untold ... until now.
The Ultimate Guide for the Budget TravellerAuthor: Koch, MikeCode: 55574Price:AU $55.00Format: Spiral bound / 580 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:20/03/2019Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The result of 7 years travel and research by a single author, Australia Free 3 is the latest edition of Australia’s best guide on fun travel in Australia on a budget. Other books simply show you where to rest up or camp: fully half of Australia Free’s content is actually about making the best use of your time once you get there.
Sports Cars from the 1950s to the 1970sAuthor: Castenow, DieterCode: 54313Price:AU $70.00Format: HardbackPublisher: HIRMER VERLAG Published date:10/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The sports cars of the 1950s to the 1970s are fast, beautiful, eccentric and innovative. In recent decades these automobiles not only became coveted collector's items; they also enjoy cult statu s. In an exciting journey through time the volume presents 25 outstanding sports cars as design icons and illuminates their presentation in film and ......
Everything You Wanted to Know About Cars and Some Things You Probably DiAuthor: Harper CollinsCode: 54354Price:AU $39.99Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: HARPER COLLINS PUBLISHERS Published date:30/10/2018Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Did you know there are over 47,000 facts in the world?* And the good news is, many of them are in this book. That's right, The Grand Tour A-Z of the Car is the only reference guide you need for cars, driving and all related matters, especially if you're not too fussed about those facts being accurate.
Author: Taylor, JamesCode: 51602Price:AU $26.95Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:15/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The 1960s saw car ownership take off in Britain, as the newly opened motorways created new opportunities for the family to travel - on holiday, to see distant relatives, or simply for work. But this was also a period of great change in the motor industry, and one from which it would not emerge unscathed. The cars themselves changed, too. Small ......
A Collector's Guide to British Marque, Corporate & Accessory MascotsAuthor: Kay, DavidCode: 51866Price:AU $50.00Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:02/10/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
An invaluable and authoritative guide to British automotive radiator and accessory mascots produced between 1896 and 1960. A great source of information for collectors and enthusiasts.
The intrigue behind the most beautiful car collection in the worldAuthor: op de Weegh, ArdCode: 51858Price:AU $69.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This fabulous collection of cars was brought together by two French brothers, Hans & Fritz Schlumpf , and consists of hundreds of the most beautiful cars ever produced. This book tells the story of the collection, and reveals the truth behind the "Schlumpf affair," with the aim of clearing the family of any wrongdoing.
There Are No AccidentsAuthor: Bayley, StephenCode: 54307Price:AU $44.99Format: Hardback / 232 pages Publisher: CIRCA PRESS Published date:01/09/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Albert Camus once remarked that there's "nothing more absurd than to die in a car accident". That was before his car hit a tree at 80mph. Death Drive - a compendium of stories about famous people killed stupidly in cars - oozes absurdity.
The Future of the Car and Urban MobilityAuthor: Sumantran, VenkatCode: 52079Price:AU $54.99Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: MIT PRESS LTD Published date:01/09/2018Availability:Available, please contact us for availability
A call to redefine mobility so that it is connected, heterogeneous, intelligent, and personalized, as well as sustainable, adaptable, and city-friendly.
The 25 Best Tours around the Brisbane RegionAuthor: Lancaster, DanielleCode: 51483Price:AU $44.99Format: Spiral bound / 224 pages Publisher: BOILING BILLY Published date:08/05/2018Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Explore the very best off-road destinations in the Brisbane region with the newly updated 2nd Edition of 4WD Treks Close to Brisbane. Includes detailed track descriptions, things to do and see along with details on picnic and camping areas.