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:Sorry, this is no longer available
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:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 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: Anders ClausagerCode: 4002Price:AU $199.95Format: Hardback / 96 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:01/07/2010Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
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 ......
Typen, Technik, Kaufberatung (Covered in plastic)Author: Schrader and SagehornCode: 51992Price:AU $25.00Format: Hardback / 167 pages Published date:01/01/2010Availability:In stock at supplier. No longer available
Author: Baumer, WalterCode: 21229Price:AU $187.99Format: Hardback / 360 pages Publisher: STAR BOOK SALES Published date:15/09/2009Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
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: Tony BaileyCode: 20465Price:AU $239.99Format: Hardback / 437 pages Publisher: PJ PUBLISHING Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
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: Art EvansCode: 20899Price:AU $59.95Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: ICONOGRAFIX INC Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
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: Jßnos WimpffenCode: 20832Price:AU $269.95Format: Hardback / 420 pages Publisher: DAVID BULL Published date:01/07/2008Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
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: Nathan BeehlCode: 18918Price:AU $199.95Format: Hardback / 210 pages Publisher: FIORANO PUBLISHING Published date:01/07/2007Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
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 ......
Author: Gibbons, Billy F.Code: 49114Price:AU $79.99Format: Hardback / 192 pages Published date:28/10/2005Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
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:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-10 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:Sorry, this is no longer available
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
Format: PaperbackPublisher: AUTOMOBILIA Published date:01/01/2005Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
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 $87.49
Format: Paperback / 160 pages Published date:19/09/2004Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
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:Sorry, this is no longer available
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:Sorry, this is no longer available
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:Sorry, this is no longer available
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 $18.75
Format: Hardback / 287 pages Published date:02/10/2003Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
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:Sorry, this is no longer available
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:Sorry, this is no longer available
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 ......
World's Top Motorsport Power UnitsAuthor: Ludvigsen, KarlCode: 39462Price:AU $249.95Format: Hardback / 350 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:04/08/2001Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
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 ......
A Collector's GuideAuthor: Ward, PhilCode: 46861Price:AU $99.00Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: MOTOR RACING PUBLICATIONS LTD Published date:15/09/2000Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
Detailed history of one of the most prolific sports cars ever, as well as advice for maintenance, repair, club contacts, and parts suppliers
Author: AutomobiliaCode: 39465Price:AU $74.97
Format: HardbackPublisher: AUTOMOBILIA Published date:01/01/2000Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
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 ......
Brooklands Books Road Tests SeriesAuthor: Brooklands BooksCode: 51986Price:AU $29.92Format: Paperback / 100 pages Publisher: BROOKLANDS Published date:01/01/1999Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 3-7 business days
Road and comparison tests, new model introductions, performance data, specs a collection of 25 tests and other articles.