Illustrated practical advice from one man's home restorationAuthor: Clusker, AndrewCode: 57073Price:AU $99.95Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:16/12/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: December 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.
The Four-Wheeled Creations of James HetfieldAuthor: Hetfield, JamesCode: 59690Price:AU $69.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: INSIGHT EDITIONS Published date:28/08/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
James Hetfield, Metallicas front man, opens up his garage for an exclusive tour of the highlights of his incredible collection of restored and customized classic cars.
Millions know James Hetfield as the front man of Metallica, but the acclaimed singer-songwriter has enjoyed another lifelong passion: restoring and customizing classic ......
Workbench How-toAuthor: Rotella, RockyCode: 57949Price:AU $53.30Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:21/07/2020Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
"This book provides information on how to rebuild a Pontiac V-8 engine and features information about the necessary preparation, disassembly, and the best parts that are available"--
A book of moving partsAuthor: China, EddCode: 58923Price:AU $27.50Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: VIRGIN BOOKS Published date:02/05/2020Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
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: Smart, JimCode: 57568Price:AU $56.54Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:15/10/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
"This book provides information on how to restore the 1979-1993 Mustang to its former glory, including interior, chassis, and driveline restoration and rust repair, along with cool performance upgrades."--Provided by publisher.
Author: LeClair, EricCode: 51823Price:AU $55.00Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:30/08/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Perhaps the most charismatic automobile ever, the Volkswagen Beetle was the longest-running, most-manufactured automobile on a single platform of all time. From 1938 to 2003, more than 21.5 million "Bugs" were assembled, distributed, and sold on nearly every continent in the world.
The Restorer's Guide to all DS and ID models 1955-75Author: Reynolds, JohnCode: 52241Price:AU $70.00Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:19/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
An attractive and detailed guide to one of the great 20th-century design icons, Original Citroen DS, the 19th title in an acclaimed series, is indispensable for all owners, restorers, buyers and enthusiasts. Accompanying the text are over 270 photographs showing all the significant model variations and the main changes in DS specification.
The Restorer's GuideAuthor: Meredith, LawrenceCode: 52242Price:AU $59.99Format: Hardback / 112 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:19/11/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
An attractive and detailed guide to one of the world's most appealing sport cars, Original Porsche 356 is indispensable for all owners, restorers, buyers and enthusiasts. This book aims to reveal, in words and colour pictures, how the 356 altered through 16 years of production.
Author: Nigel ThorleyCode: 47018Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:15/11/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Model by model, with hundreds of specially commissioned colour photographs of outstanding examples of the cars, he gives all the details of correct original factory specifications and equipment in all departments, right down to the tool kit.
Author: Mattson, FredCode: 49280Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:05/11/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Outsourcing the upholstery work on a car is common because most people lack the fundamental skills and knowledge that a restorer possesses. After disassembling and gutting your car, you can often feel that you're in way over your head. Taking the time to acquire the skills for upholstery may feel like a daunting task, but what if an experienced ......
Restoration and ModificationAuthor: Hall, DanielCode: 49281Price:AU $47.06Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:15/09/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
From the dawn of the very first streamlined aluminum trailer in 1934 to the most recent offerings from genre giant Airstream, Americans have always loved the look, style, and feel of these riveted wonders. Although many beautiful examples are on the road today, an equal number of trailers could use a little, or a lot of, TLC. Some need a minor ......
Includes Galaxie, Fairlane, Starliner and CustomAuthor: Kleer, ColinCode: 48665Price:AU $47.06Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:15/08/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Ford's full-size model change from 1959 to 1960 was seen as a big departure from the swerving lines of the 1950s. Slow to start on sales, Ford's full-size production grew year after year, peaking with 648,010 units produced in 1963. It was an all-time best for the Galaxie line and its sister nameplates. Eight appearance and performance offerings ......
Enthusiasts Restoration ManualAuthor: Steinfurth, PeterCode: 47337Price:AU $50.00Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/01/2017Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Packed with restoration know-how on all kinds of interior fittings in your classic car: carpets, headlinings, seats, wood and synthetic material parts, instruments, steering wheels: even how to succeed in making your radio sound just like new! Includes reproduction of parts on a 3D printer.
Tips, Techniques & Step-by-Step Procedures for Preparation & PaintingAuthor: Thaddeus, MartinCode: 40415Price:AU $46.50Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:02/06/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Taking you step-by-step through each stage of the painting process, from planning, preparation, and safety, to final painting and finishing, this book will give you the skills and the confidence you need for a perfect finish. Minor repairs, filling and undercoating, pinstriping, equipment care and cleaning, everything you need to create a paint ......
Author: Iain AyreCode: 38318Price:AU $59.99Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date:28/04/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Part of the Everyday Modifications series that are designed to guide classic van and car owners through the workshop skills needed to make their vehicles easier to use and enjoy, this book is concerned with improving the 4-cylinder Spitfire and Herald, and the 6-cylinder Vitesse and GT6, with engines ranging in size from 948cc to 1998cc.
How to Build & Modify 2006 to PresentAuthor: Randy BoligCode: 38359Price:AU $53.95Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:29/03/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The new Dodge Charger, Challenger, and other LX-platform cars bring modern V-8 performance to unparalleled heights, and the new Challenger and Charger Hellcats are the most powerful American production cars today. The outrageous performance and audacious styling has earned a large and dedicated following. However, you can tune and modify the ......
Author: Mike MavrigianCode: 38363Price:AU $48.50Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:26/02/2016Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
During the muscle car wars of the 1960s, Holley carburetors emerged as the carbs to have because of their easy-to-tune design, abundance of parts, and wide range of sizes. The legendary Double Pumper, the universal 600-cfm 1850 models, the Dominator, and now the Avenger have stood the test of time and are the leading carburetors in the ......
Author: Kevin Shaw and Mike WilkinsCode: 38361Price:AU $51.99Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:18/12/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The Chrysler B-Bodies from 1966 to 1970 are the most-restored cars in the franchises storied history. Popular models among them include the Charger, Coronet, GTX, Road Runner, and Super Bee. Restoring a Mopar B-Body is easier than ever with numerous of available aftermarket parts suppliers. This book offers an in-depth resource for restoring a ......
A Guide to Rebuilding, Repair and ReplacementAuthor: Colin BeeverCode: 37398Price:AU $47.99Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date:15/10/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
This is an essential guide to ignition and timing, for classic car owners and restorers. Aimed at both keen amateurs and professionals alike, Ignition and Timing covers the history and evolution of the automotive ignition system, and how to fit, modify and maintain your system for optimum timing and maximum performance. Topics covered include ......
Author: Melvin BenzaquenCode: 38358Price:AU $52.50Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/10/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The Trans Am and Firebird were distinctly different than their cousin, the Chevy Camaro, and many Trans Am and Firebird models became stand-out muscle cars of their era. In fact, when the high-performance wars in Detroit subsided in the early 1970s, the Trans Am remained as the sole surviving muscle car. Some second-generation Pontiac F-Body ......
How to Rebuild and ModifyAuthor: Cliff RugglesCode: 37228Price:AU $44.95Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/08/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Although not quite the heavy-duty performer as its big brother, the Turbo 400, the Turbo 350 transmission is a fine, durable, capable, and when modified, stout performer in its own right. Millions of GM cars and trucks have been built with Turbo 350 automatic transmissions. There always comes a time when the old transmission shows signs of wear. ......
Author: Rob HawkinsCode: 37108Price:AU $69.99Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date:23/03/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Designed to guide classic van and car owners through the workshop skills needed to make their vehicles easier to use and enjoy, this book gives advice on modernizing and improving a VW Bay Window camper van. It provides guidance on how to fit a wide range of simple and more sophisicated upgrades to bring a Bay Window into the 21st century.
Stock and High-Performance RebuildsAuthor: Larry AthertonCode: 37819Price:AU $48.50Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CAR TECH Published date:10/03/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The small-block Chevrolet is easily the most popular V-8 engine ever built. It was introduced in 1955, and remained in production until the mid-1990s, powering legendary cars such as the 1955-1957 Chevys, Camaros, Impalas, Novas, Chevelles, and of course, the most popular sports car of all time, the Corvette. Of course, whether restoring or ......
Author: John WyattCode: 32372Price:AU $69.99Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:01/05/2014Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The Restorer's Guide to K and F Series 750 sohc Honda motorcycles, 1968-78, by the UK's leading restorer. Offers design and engineering features, comprehensive information on specification differences between models, correct equipment finishes, options and accessories, and advice on buying, running and restoring a CB750. This is a re-issue of one ......
Author: Thurn, WaltCode: 31165Price:AU $52.50Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:16/10/2013Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The Corvette is in a league of its own. As the all-American V-8 sports car, no other high-performance American car can match it for enthusiast interest, collectability, and in many cases, performance. GM has cranked out model after memorable model continuously from 1953 to present, with the only exception being 1983. During this time, the Corvette ......
Author: Pearson, LesCode: 31304Price:AU $69.95Format: Hardback / 368 pages Published date:31/01/2013Availability:Sold Out
This book describes in technical detail the complete restoration of a Model 'A' Ford - 1928 to 1931, (left or right hand drive) to its original condition. The information and pictures this book covers over 48 years of restoration advice and tips. The book starts with the complete disassembly of the mechanical parts of the frame. Complete ......
Author: Dennis W. ParksCode: 25606Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/08/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
How to Restore and Customize Automotive Interiors provides you with the tools and knowledge you need to tackle any job on any type of car, from prewar classics to full-on customs to modern vehicles. Veteran author Dennis Parks takes you step-by-step through all the processes, from restoring seats, door panels, floor coverings, and headliners to ......
Author: Chris PetrisCode: 25740Price:AU $44.95Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/07/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The Corvette is in a league of its own. With a fanatical following and legendary performance reputation, GM has continuously produced model after memorable model starting in 1953 and continuing today. As long as there is a car culture, the Corvette will continue to appeal to legions of enthusiasts. As such, these most of these cars will require a ......
Haynes Repair ManualAuthor: Haynes Repair ManualCode: 25260Price:AU $39.95Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/06/2012Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Complete restoration guide covering Ford Mustang for 1964-1/2 thru 1970:
What is a restoration?
Build a rolling stand
Interior and convertible top
Author: Cunnell, JohnCode: 46749Price:AU $32.50Format: Paperback / 122 pages Publisher: HP BOOKS Published date:26/08/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Today's restorer has a wealth of resources available that didn't exist just a few years ago. It is no longer necessary or feasible to perform every step of a ground-up restoration yourself (unless you truly want to). Knowing how to properly plan, organize and execute a restoration can save both time and money, and help ensure that you'll end up ......
Author: Richard McKellarCode: 23592Price:AU $64.95Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: BENTLEY PUBLISHERS Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
Publisher's Notes: This book charts in detail the restoration of a very special Morris Minor to the highest possible standard. However it does much, much more than that. It details the trials, tribulations traumas and triumphs of a father and son working together towards a common goal. What is all the more remarkable is the fact that they ......
Author: Anders ClausagerCode: 1687Price:AU $85.00Format: Hardback / 152 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The definitive guide to all the models of MGB from 1962 to 1980, including the MGC & V8 versions. Minutely detailed text and close up photographs help make this the definitive guide to restoring one of these classics. Publisher's Notes: The MGB, the epitome of the British sports car, has attracted a huge following because of its blend of ......
Author: Bill TravatoCode: 24442Price:AU $37.50Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Sold Out
Publisher's Notes: The traditional Oldsmobile V-8 powered some of the most memorable cars of the muscle car era, from the 442s of the '60s and early '70s to the Trans-Ams of the late '70s. These powerful V-8s were also popular in ski boats. They have found a new lease on life with the recent development of improved aftermarket cylinder heads, ......
Author: Anders ClausagerCode: 4002Price:AU $199.95Format: Hardback / 96 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Sold Out
This excellent guide to restoration of the "Big Healeys" is a soft cover reprint of the popular hard cover original. Drawing from factory records, parts lists and catalogues, it establishes the standard for Austin-Healey restoration. The photographs cover every inch of 10 carefully selected cars which are either totally original or restored with ......