The Complete StoryAuthor: Vale, MatthewCode: 61803Price:AU $89.25
Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: THE CROWOOD PRESS LTD Published date:16/10/2022Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Aston Martin is a marque that holds a special place in the British motor industry. As a manufacturer of cars for over 100 years, its history is tied up with the British psyche, and the marque holds a special place in the hearts of all motoring enthusiasts. This book charts the history of Aston Martin from its early days in central London, as ......
The Complete StoryAuthor: Thome, MalcolmCode: 61404Price:AU $76.45
Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date:28/09/2022Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
In May 1958, one of the worlds largest motor manufacturers unveiled a diminutive two-seater that would take the world by storm. Small in stature yet able to punch well above its weight, the Austin-Healey Sprite rapidly gained an enthusiastic following among keen drivers, as well as an impressive record in competition. Being neither expensive ......
The story of a British racer who was too fast to be forgottenAuthor: Banks, DarrenCode: 61001Price:AU $56.25
Format: Paperback / 130 pages Published date:08/07/2022Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
This is the story of Stephen South, a young British racing driver in the Seventies who seemed set for the glory that ultimately fell instead to rival Nigel Mansell. Where one went on to become one of the nation’s most loved characters and the World Champion in 1992, the other’s career faded to a footnote in the cruellest circumstances. This is ......
The Restorer's GuideAuthor: Porter, PhilipCode: 61912Price:AU $103.35
Format: Hardback / 384 pages Publisher: PORTER PRESS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/07/2022Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Revised third edition of this perennial best-seller. After five reprints, this book has established itself as the XK bible. More than 50 XKs have been photographed specifically for this book, including no less than eight of the rare alloy XK120s. This title comprises an absolute wealth of material and fascinating facts to intrigue and inform ......
How the Bentley Boys Conquered Le MansAuthor: Grimsdale, PeterCode: 61009Price:AU $18.71
Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD Published date:23/05/2022Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
Glorious...gripping and sometimes tragic Robbie Coltrane
The inspirational story of the Bentley Boys and Le Mans - the race they made their own. Le Mans, 1927. W.O. Bentley peered into the dusk. His three cars, which had led from the start, were missing. Two years running he had failed to finish. ......
The 1971 72 British Trans-Americas ExpeditionAuthor: Carroll, JohnCode: 61543Price:AU $26.96
Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: KEY PUBLISHING LTD Published date:15/05/2022Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
In 1971, a British Army team undertook the challenge of driving the Pan-American Highway. This book looks at the region's history and previous expeditions as well as the epic 1971-72 journey. It contains reminiscences from eight members of the expedition as well as photos, decorative maps and commemorative postal covers.
A Life in 60 LapsAuthor: Williams, RichardCode: 70133Price:AU $18.74
Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD Published date:08/05/2022Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
Captures the bold, engaging spirit of one of Britains best-loved sporting heroes Sunday Times A fascinating read and sure to be the definitive account of his life Mark Knopfler
Even in the midst of a global pandemic, the death of Stirling Moss on 12 April ......
The 'Mk3' NC-series 2005 to 2015Author: Long, BrianCode: 61446Price:AU $40.46
Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:15/03/2022Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
The definitive history of the third generation Mazda MX-5, which was also known as the Miata or the Roadster. The book covers all model types in all major markets, and uses contemporary photography gathered from around the world to guide owners and enthusiasts through a minefield of variations.
Since 1899Author: Bagnall, AnthonyCode: 60968Price:AU $45.49
Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:16/02/2022Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
An in-depth look at Fiats historical and prestigious involvement in all forms of motorsport from the earliest days of racing right up to the present day. The achievements of the cars and drivers are described in detail, along with many original photographs, sourced from the official Fiat archives. In the early days, before the First World War, ......
Author: Carlow, EdCode: 55635Price:AU $11.99
Format: PaperbackPublished date:23/12/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
This book is designed to support poor readers by giving them overtly adult material but where the language has been calculated using a reading age scale on a computer program. In 1941, during the Second World War Morris cars wanted to prepare products that would be available after the war. So that they could ` hit the ground running. A young ......
Including Phantom V and VI, Bentley S and ContinentalAuthor: Taylor, JamesCode: 60998Price:AU $48.75
Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: THE CROWOOD PRESS LTD Published date:11/12/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The Rolls-Royce company acquired Bentley Motors in 1931 and, although models continued to be produced with the Bentley name, they increasingly used many Rolls-Royce components. By the time the Silver Cloud and Bentley S were released in 1955, they were really differently badged versions of the same design. Yet the sporting tradition of the ......
Originality Guide to Land Rover Series 1, 80 Inch ModelsAuthor: Taylor, JamesCode: 60971Price:AU $51.96
Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: HERRIDGE & SONS LTD Published date:02/12/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The Land Rover was a huge success for its makers right from the start in 1948, when it was introduced as a product to keep the Rover factories busy in the difficult economic times that followed the Second World War. Developed with a speed that was remarkable even for the relatively unsophisticated vehicles of those days, it was regularly ......
The Definitive HistoryAuthor: Dimbleby, NickCode: 61739Price:AU $95.87
Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: PORTER PRESS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/12/2021Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
From 1980 to 2000, Camel Trophy took more than 500 amateur competitors from 35 countries on extraordinary and challenging adventures. On most of these events, teams drove specially prepared Land Rovers to the limit and beyond in locations as varied as Borneo, Mongolia, Papua New Guinea and Tanzania.
Author: Magic Moments Of MotorsportCode: 61063Price:AU $32.46
Format: DVD / 1680 mins Publisher: CHEVRON MARKETING SERVICES Published date:01/12/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The 1970s was an amazing time for Holden – and an even better one if you loved motorsport.
It was a decade where Holden ruled Bathurst in the annual October classic with 5 race wins and a new superstar was born with his first Bathurst win in1972.
This very special box set looks at the Holden victories in the 70s a period ......
The Holden Family's StoryAuthor: Holden, William JamesCode: 61008Price:AU $25.99
Format: Hardback / 206 pages Publisher: BIG SKY PUBLISHING Published date:15/11/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Take a drive down memory lane …
A small leather goods and harness-making shop in England became a fledgling horse-drawn carriage and coach-building business in colonial South Australia. It then morphed into Holden, a multinational company and a much-loved Australian icon. Holden endured through overwhelming wartime hardships, ......
The Secret Car Collection of Mercedes-BenzAuthor: Vieweg, ChristofCode: 60925Price:AU $108.00
Format: Hardback / 248 pages Publisher: DELIUS, KLASING & CO Published date:12/11/2021Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
The Mercedes-Benz Museum in Stuttgart is one of the largest and most visited industrial museums in the world. But the 160 or so automobiles on display are only a small part of the shiny chrome treasures that form the Mercedes-Benz Classic vehicle collection. Another 1,000 historical models are parked in secret places outside Stuttgart - these ......
Author: Are Media BooksCode: 60966Price:AU $29.99
Format: Hardback / 144 pages Published date:10/10/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
SINCE 1981, Street Machine has been Australias home of horsepower, the biggest-selling magazine devoted to modified cars in the land, bar none. 2021 is the titles 40th anniversary and were celebrating with the release of Street Machine Legends Volume Two. This time, were celebrating the most-iconic cars featured in the mag over the last twenty ......
A Celebration of the Australian Icon 1856-2020Author: Wakely, JoelCode: 61049Price:AU $25.99
Format: Paperback / 204 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:08/10/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
To mark the manufacture of the very last Australian Holdens in 2017, Joel Wakely gathered together dozens of fascinating personal stories about many of the models Holden produced since 1948. Joel tells the whole story of Holden, recounting highlights of 69 years of manufacturing all-Australian vehicles and the final closure of Holden in 2020.
Made in BritainAuthor: Collins, BenCode: 60432Price:AU $18.39
Format: Paperback / 304 pages Publisher: QUERCUS PUBLISHING PLC Published date:03/10/2021Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
From bestselling author, racer and stunt driver Ben Collins - the man who was The Stig - comes a story of spies, speed and hard-driving genius: a drivers love letter to one of the worlds best-loved machines.
Aston Martins first, wickedly fast models were forged at a time when Ferraris premises at Maranello was nothing ......
Author: Robinson, BenCode: 59774Price:AU $74.99
Format: Hardback / 304 pages Published date:26/09/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The Aston Martin DB5 is a British luxury car made by Aston Martin and designed by the Italian coachbuilder Carrozzeria Touring Superleggera. First released in 1963, the DB5 is the best-known cinematic James Bond car, first appearing in the James Bond film Goldfinger. Since the film, the DB5 has become closely associated with the James Bond ......
21 views For a New DriveAuthor: SkiraCode: 61314Price:AU $93.50
Format: Hardback / 248 pages Publisher: SKIRA Published date:02/09/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
With Italy, for Italy is not just a large book of photographs, but an initiative of great cultural and social importance. With this book, Lamborghini, one of the most prestigious Italian brands in the world, has decided to go beyond the traditional logic to take on a social role and play an active part in promoting its country during a time of ......
The Definitive HistoryAuthor: Page, JamesCode: 60769Price:AU $828.00
Format: Hardback / 630 pages Publisher: PORTER PRESS INTERNATIONAL Published date:01/09/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Ultimate Ferrari GTO explores the story of this iconic family of cars in more detail and with more authority than ever before. Introduced in 1962 as the final evolutionary step in the long-running 250 GT series, the GTO was the last and best GT racer of the front-engine era. It remained at the forefront for three seasons, winning a hat-trick of ......
& Australian Custom VehiclesAuthor: Wakely, JoelCode: 60757Price:AU $25.99
Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:15/07/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
In this fully illustrated personal look at the culture of hot rods and customised vehicles in Australia are dozens of fascinating stories about these incredible cars and the passionate craftspeople, amateur and professional, who build them. Includes unique and never before seen photos and contributions from dozens of hot rod and custom enthusiasts.
Book 1 - 1974-1981Author: Rawson, DerekCode: 61056Price:AU $30.80
Format: Paperback / 210 pages Published date:01/07/2021Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
From early 1976 until late 1984, Nissan Motor Co. Australias motor sports exploits were conducted by an internal entity known, until 1981, as the Datsun Rally Team and thereafter just as Nissan Sport. The management of the team came within the responsibilities of the Product Evaluation Manager, Howard Marsden.
Includes W-30, W-31, W-32, W-33, W-34 and moreAuthor: Newhardt, DavidCode: 60783Price:AU $56.24
Format: Hardback / 128 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:24/06/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Relive Oldsmobiles most potent muscle car offerings when the simple letter W intimidated all takers.
Oldsmobiles foray into the developing muscle car wars of the 1960s came as little surprise to most in the automotive industry. What was surprising was that it wasnt the first to develop it! Oldsmobiles Rocket 88 has been viewed by some ......
The Complete StoryAuthor: Taylor, JamesCode: 60662Price:AU $35.75
Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: THE CROWOOD PRESS LTD Published date:19/06/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The E30 3 Series was the car that defined BMW more than any other during the 1980s, and it has gone on to become a much-loved modern classic. This book tells the full story of the cars from the time in 1976 when work first began on the successor to the original E21 3 Series. This new book features the story of how and why BMW designed their new ......
A Dealer's MemoirAuthor: Guarino, Robert E.Code: 59288Price:AU $51.96
Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:13/06/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
This book offers a unique perspective within the luxury automobile industry in which the author, a Ferrari dealer, recounts a lifetime with the iconic car brand. Chapters detail a wide range of experiences, like a nonstop drive in a 308GTB from Chicago to Boston; rides with important figures like Piero Ferrari and Dario Benuzzi; and a visit to ...
Author: Taylor, JamesCode: 60433Price:AU $29.99
Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:10/06/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
This comprehensive and readable book covers the Rover models built on the R8 platform, including the Rover 200 and 400. The book begins with the transitional period after the demise of BL and the advent of first Austin Rover and then Rover as well as the early collaboration with Honda to develop a new series of cars. The author also examines ......
A Life in 60 LapsAuthor: Williams, RichardCode: 60864Price:AU $37.49
Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD Published date:17/04/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Captures the bold, engaging spirit of one of Britains best-loved sporting heroes Sunday Times A fascinating read and sure to be the definitive account of his life Mark Knopfler
Even in the midst of a global pandemic, the death of Stirling Moss on 12 April 2020 at the age ......
The Complete StoryAuthor: Taylor, JamesCode: 59920Price:AU $42.86
Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date:01/04/2021Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
The W114 and W115 models were enormously successful for Mercedes-Benz, and their sales in nine years of production between 1967 and 1976 almost equalled the total of all Mercedes passenger models built in the 23 years between 1945 and the time of their introduction in 1968. There were many reasons for this success, but perhaps the most ......
The Complete StoryAuthor: Greene, NikCode: 59923Price:AU $42.21
Format: Hardback / 208 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date:06/02/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
In the very beginning, the automotive industry was dominated by open-top vehicles whose body shapes were very much based on the horse-drawn carriage, there were open and closed carriages and then there was the Coupe. These were developed from the type of carriage known as the Berlin coach, which was designed as a classic vehicle for individual ......
Winner - Diecast Model Car 1:18 ScaleAuthor: Authentic CollectablesCode: 57708Price:AU $187.50
Format: MODEL Published date:28/01/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
1:18 Scale Shell V-Power Racing Team Ford Mustang GT - 2019 Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000 Winner - #17 Drivers: Scott McLaughlin / Alex Premat
Limited Edition Number: To be announced. (Model will include numbered Certificate of Authenticity)
The Mid-Engine RevolutionAuthor: ChevroletCode: 58927Price:AU $38.99
Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:14/01/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The officially licensed Corvette Stingray: The Mid-Engine Revolution takes you behind the scenes to understand the history, development, and technology behind Chevrolet's all-new mid-engine Corvette.
Making a LegendAuthor: Simon Van Booy/Harvey BriggsCode: 59306Price:AU $64.35
Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: ACC ART BOOKS Published date:12/12/2020Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
Step inside a world of engineering excellence with this collection, dedicated to Rolls-Royce Motor Cars and officially endorsed by the Rolls-Royce company. Detailed descriptions of the manufacturing process are set against a backdrop of heritage and prestige, including an exclusive showcase of the companys brand-new facility and a splendid ......
As told to Jade GurssAuthor: Andretti, John; Gurss, JadeCode: 59785Price:AU $48.75
Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: OCTANE PRESS Published date:30/11/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
John Andrettis life was driven by family and fueled by a passion for racing. In Racer, Andretti candidly recounts how these powerful forces shaped a diverse professional driving career. The honesty and character that defined Andrettis life offer a behind-the-scenes look at racing at all levels full of lessons in racing and life ......