Recalling Sydney's local short-lived high-speed motor racing circuitAuthor: Boldison, BillCode: 48982Price:AU $79.99Format: Paperback / 300 pages Published date:23/06/2018Availability:Sold Out
Long before Formula One, before the Supercars the hell men (and one or two women) of Maroubra, the speedway demons, risked life and limb for glory on a track surrounded by scrub and sand hills over the course of a few short years.
Author: Remi DargegenCode: 37406Price:AU $44.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: DELIUS, KLASING & CO Published date:29/07/2015Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-2 business days
The astonishing story of 60 dust-covered cars, found in a barn in Western France, that had been hidden for 50 years "Found sheltering in a garage was one of just three Maserati A6G 2000 Berlinettas with coachwork by Frua, dating from 1956. And then, beneath piles of magazines, they discovered something even more exciting... a Ferrari 250 GT SWB ......
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: 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 ......
RM 100 125 Motorcycle Repair 1976Author: CycleservCode: 51252Price:AU $47.93(was
AU $59.92)Format: PaperbackPublisher: ELLERY PUBLICATIONS Published date:15/06/2010Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This hard-to-find Cycleserv manual includes step-by-step instructions, illustrations, wiring diagrams, and schematics... all the information you need to get your project on the road and keep it there.
Author: Baumer, WalterCode: 21229Price:AU $187.99Format: Hardback / 360 pages Publisher: STAR BOOK SALES Published date:15/09/2009Availability:Sold Out
This is the first book devoted exclusively to the
Maserati 300S, one of the most beautiful sports racing
cars ever built, and the main opponent of the Ferraris in
the World Sportscar Championships of 1956 and 1957.
Described by Stirling Moss as one of the best racecar
concepts of the Fifties, the 300S wrote motor sports
history. With famous ......
Author: Stirling MossCode: 22101Price:AU $69.95Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/07/2009Availability:Sold Out
Tells the story of each of the 529 races in which Sir Stirling Moss OBE took part, from the start of his racing life in 1947 to his career-ending crash at Goodwood in 1962. This title contains detail and anecdote, supported by photographs that show the greatest moments and the extraordinary variety of cars he drove.
Author: Jßnos WimpffenCode: 20832Price:AU $269.95Format: Hardback / 420 pages Publisher: DAVID BULL Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Please contact us for availability
Publisher's Notes Sports car racing enjoyed one of it’s strongest decades during the Group C era of the 1980’s and early 1990’s, driven by innovations in aerodynamics and chassis design and support from the major manufacturers such as Porsche, Mercedes and Jaguar. That era roars back to life in Janos Wimpffen’s Monocoques and Ground Effects. ......
Author: Art EvansCode: 20899Price:AU $59.95Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: ICONOGRAFIX INC Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Sold Out
Carroll shelby is remembered by most for the Cobra and the Shelby Mustangs, but before the Cobra, Shelby was a racing driver. This book chronicles his remarkable racing career before it was cut short by his heart condition in 1960. A top sports car racer, winner of two national championships in the US, he won Le Mans for Aston Martin in 1959 with ......
Author: Tony BaileyCode: 20465Price:AU $239.99Format: Hardback / 437 pages Publisher: PJ PUBLISHING Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Sold Out
This is an amazingly detailed biography of Britains first F1 World Champion, Mike Hawthorn, with reminiscences from many of those who knew him. The extent of his medical problems, which rendered him unfit for National Service and would have cost him his racing career if made public, is revealed and graphic photographs from Le Mans show ......
Author: Nathan BeehlCode: 18918Price:AU $199.95Format: Hardback / 210 pages Publisher: FIORANO PUBLISHING Published date:01/07/2007Availability:Sold Out
This carefully researched book tells the complete story of the Ferrari Berlinetta Boxer from the development of the "boxer" 12-cylinder engine and its use in the first mid-engined 12-cylinder Ferrari road car, through the entire production life of the BB512 including model development, special versions and all of the road versions. It also ......
Haynes Classic Makes SeriesAuthor: Bill PiggottCode: 16777Price:AU $54.95Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:01/07/2006Availability:Sold Out
Triumph is yet another old-established British marque that has disappeared from the world of new cars. In this Haynes Classic Makes Series book, Bill Piggott tells the story of Triumph, from early days of sewing machine imports and bicycle manufacture through the between the wars years when the marque was established as a car manufacturer to the ......
Author: Gibbons, Billy F.Code: 49114Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 192 pages Published date:28/10/2005Availability:Sold Out
Rock legend Billy F Gibbons throws wide his studio and garage doors for a tasty sampling of his exquisite vintage and way-out custom guitars, as well as his most influential hot rods. On each lavishly layered page, the Good Reverend Willie G is revealed to be not just a bluesman extraordinaire but a top-notch design mind and a certifiable ......
Author: Sony BMGCode: 49411Price:AU $49.95Format: DVD / 208 mins Published date:15/06/2005Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The ultimate battle of Holden versus Ford and Man versus Machine. Dont miss a second of the heart stopping, non-stop Motorsport action in a Championship that has evolved into the most competitive Touring Car category in the world.
Author: Mailander, Rudolfo & Ludvigsen, KarlCode: 49109Price:AU $599.00Format: Hardback / 386 pages Published date:31/03/2005Availability:Sold Out
Be it a road car or racing car, no automobile can match Ferrari for sheer iconic glamour and excitement. One man had unique access to the company, its people and its products during the years from 1950 to 1955 when Ferrari surged from a brash newcomer to a dominant force in Grand Prix and sports cars. Rodolfo Mailander here presents his ......
Author: Lewandowski, JCode: 39714Price:AU $330.00(was
AU $660.00)Format: PaperbackPublisher: AUTOMOBILIA Published date:01/01/2005Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The celebrations for "100 years of Mercedes", commemorating not only the centenary of our most prestigious brand but also the centenary of the modern automobile, offer us an ideal occasion for this work to be published.
The first edition came out at an important time not only for the company, but for society in general, where mobility ......
Author: Liang, MauriceCode: 47692Price:AU $174.99(was
AU $349.99)Format: Paperback / 160 pages Published date:19/09/2004Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Note: This is a NEW shrink wrapped copy of this rare out of print book priced lower than elsewhere on the net.
The Viper has been identified as one of the few modern cars with the potential to become a "classic car." Vipers are increasingly available on the used car market, priced as low as $35,000. The Viper has been on the market ......
The Big SinglesAuthor: Steve WilsonCode: 15307Price:AU $32.95Format: Paperback / 63 pages Publisher: PANTHER PUBLISHING Published date:01/07/2004Availability:Sold Out
This concise history of the big single Velocettes from 1950 until the end of production in 1970 is reprinted from the earlier work by the same author, British Motor Cycles Since 1950, now out of print. It is an excellent reference for any fan of the Velocette singles, which were excellent road bikes and also did well in competition.
The Complete History of the Rear-Engined Birdcage MaseratisAuthor: Willem OosthoekCode: 14433Price:AU $157.99Format: Hardback / 344 pages Publisher: DALTON WATSON FINE BOOKS Published date:01/07/2004Availability:Sold Out
The front-engined Tipo 60 and 61 cars were nicknamed Birdcages. When the rear-engined Tipo 63 [with independent rear suspension] was introduced it was also referred to as a Birdcage. However, when the rear-engined Tipo 64 model was shown to the press in the beginning of 1962, its Birdcage frame turned out to be made of even smaller tubes and its ......
Author: Antonick, MichaelCode: 39519Price:AU $139.95Format: Hardback / 158 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:26/05/2004Availability:Please contact us for availability
First introduced in 1985, this fifth edition of the Camaro White Book has been updated and expanded to include all Camaros from the first 1967s to the last models built in 2002. It includes thousands of Camaro facts, window-sticker prices, options and option codes, exterior and interior colors and codes, production volumes, and compilations of ......
The Story of County,Doe,Chaseside,Northrop,Muir-Hill,Matbro & BrayAuthor: GIBBARD, STUARTCode: 49111Price:AU $37.50(was
AU $75.00)Format: Hardback / 287 pages Published date:02/10/2003Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Evocative color photography and a well-researched text trace the history of the Ford Motor Companys involvement in the tractor industry. Ford set that industry on its ear in the 1910s and 1920s with the introduction of the Fordson, and again in 1939 with the Ford-Ferguson 9N. Innovation at the drawing board, however, was often derailed by the ......
Car Men 15Author: AutomobiliaCode: 51168Price:AU $39.99Format: Paperback / 106 pages Published date:01/06/2003Availability:Sold Out
The creative impulse imparted by Shiro Nakamura in his four years with Nissan has clearly defined the company image, thanks to a common orientation and a continuous exploration of different possibilities, spreading through the world a strong vision based on Japanese design, which is now a winner even outside the national frontiers.
2-Vol Slipcased SetAuthor: King, Bernard L.Code: 49108Price:AU $299.00Format: HardbackPublisher: DALTON WATSON FINE DUP NOTUSED Published date:01/02/2003Availability:Sold Out
A reprint of the 13 rare 1930s magazines published by Bentley Motors describing how owners of Derby Bentleys toured with their cars during that period. The first volume contains the magazines, the content of which illustrates the lifestyle of pre-World War II society. Since then the photograph locations have changed dramatically with the ......
(Shrinkwrapped copy)Author: Clarke, R.M.Code: 51984Price:AU $25.15(was
AU $41.92)Format: Paperback / 136 pages Publisher: BROOKLANDS Published date:04/10/2001Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
This detailed book includes 25 articles describe the attractive and distinctive TVR models of the second half of the nineties. Models, such as the Chimaera, Cerbera, Griffith and the race-bred Tuscan brought a final break with the kit-car ethos. They sold well and bore comparison with the likes of Porsche, Mercedes, BMW, etc. This selection of ......
World's Top Motorsport Power UnitsAuthor: Ludvigsen, KarlCode: 39462Price:AU $249.95Format: Hardback / 350 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:04/08/2001Availability:Sold Out
This authoritative book gives an overview of fifty classic motor racing engines selected from an eighty-year period starting in 1914, when racing engines emerged as a distinct type of power unit. Including many famous engines as well as others that are less well known, it gives a clear sense of each units significance in terms of both its ......
Workshop Service ManualAuthor: SuzukiCode: 51254Price:AU $29.97(was
AU $59.95)Format: PaperbackPublished date:15/06/2000Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Author: AutomobiliaCode: 39465Price:AU $74.97(was
AU $149.95)Format: HardbackPublisher: AUTOMOBILIA Published date:01/01/2000Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
And here is the topless version of the powerful 12-cylinder GT, the 550 Maranello. Never before did Ferrari present two series roadsters in the same year (2000). The term "barchetta" is fitting for this extraordinary sports car intended for open-air traveling. "Barchetta" was the very first Ferrari, the 125 S of 1947, and this magical ......
English, French, & Italian language textAuthor: Piero CasucciCode: 56352Price:AU $42.50(was
AU $85.00)Format: Hardback / 87 pages Published date:01/01/2000Availability:In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Renault Espace provides a history of this French mid-size luxury crossover as well as road tests.