The Holden Family's StoryAuthor: Holden, William JamesCode: 61008Price:AU $33.99
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, ......
400+ Ways to Make Life on the Road Easier, Safer, and More Fun!Author: Bennett, Marc and JulieCode: 60985Price:AU $21.59
Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: ADAMS MEDIA CORPORATION Published date:01/10/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Hit the road and experience the wonders of RVing with these useful tips and tricks to make RV life easier, more organized, more efficient, and fun!
Welcome to RV life! Whether youre a first-timer or an experienced RVer, these RV hacks are sure to make life on the road easier so you can worry less and have more ......
The US Army's Combat-Proven Fighting Platform, 1981-2021Author: Grummitt, DavidCode: 60870Price:AU $37.49
Format: Paperback / 64 pages Publisher: PEN & SWORD Published date:01/09/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The Bradley Fighting Vehicle was developed in the 1970s to counter the new Infantry Fighting Vehicles of the Soviet Union and its Warsaw Pact allies. Designed to survive the imagined high-intensity, Nuclear, Biological and Chemical (NBC) battlefield of the Cold War, it became, alongside the M1 Abrams Main Battle Tank, the mainstay of US ......
Thousands of free things to do, to see, rest areas and campsAuthor: Koch, MikeCode: 61053Price:AU $38.99
Format: Spiral bound / 600 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:25/08/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Other books show you where to camp: over half of Australia Free’s content is about making the best use of your time when you are there, for free! Here, with photographs, are camp spots and rest areas, swimming spots, waterfalls and beaches, museums and galleries, walks and lookouts, parks and gardens, opportunities for seeing wildlife and more.
The Story of the World's Oldest E-typeAuthor: Porter, PhillipCode: 60977Price:AU $84.15
Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: PORTER PRESS INTERNATIONAL Published date:05/08/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
From development prototype to Geneva Motor Show star and 150mph road-test car, 9600 HP played a key role in the launch of the sensational Jaguar E-type. This latest book tells the story of this unique car’s life, its intricate restoration, and the unsung hero behind its creation – Malcolm Sayer.
& 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.
The Illustrated History of the Adelaide 500Author: The V8 Sleuth TeamCode: 60501Price:AU $84.96
Format: Hardback / 400 pages Published date:15/07/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
THE Adelaide 500 is the only event to sit in the Supercars Hall of Fame and, for the first time, the complete history of this world-class motorsport event is being celebrated in a limited edition, hardcover collector’s book.
Produced by the V8 Sleuth team behind a range of other successful motorsport publications, the book, ......
The Holden vs Ford EraAuthor: West, LukeCode: 60879Price:AU $31.99
Format: Hardback / 280 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER LTD Published date:12/06/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
V8 Supercars is a great Australian sporting success story, still going strong for over a quarter of a century. It was the first local race series to gain a mainstream national following, catapulting the likes of Peter Brock and Dick Johnson to fame against the backdrop of Mount Panorama, Bathurst. These days the sport draws huge crowds, ......
50 Cars That Time ForgotAuthor: Zumbrunn, MichelCode: 60704Price:AU $65.45
Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: TENEUES Published date:27/05/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
50 exquisite classic cars, perfectly staged by photographer Michel Zumbrunn. 50 fascinating stories, recounted by the classic car expert Axel Catton. Cars of the rich and famous, from Marilyn Monroe to Nicholas II, the last Russian Tsar. A treasure trove for car lovers and classic car enthusiasts.
Author: Proctor, CathyCode: 60946Price:AU $25.99
Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:26/05/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Engagingly illustrated, this is full of hundreds of outdoor and camping activities you can enjoy as a family when camping, visiting a park…or even just in your backyard! Everything you need to know including what to pack, equipment, campfire recipes, games and outdoor skills. Everything from geocaching, science experiments to filming a documentary.
Author: Australian GeographicCode: 61051Price:AU $38.97
Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: AUSTRALIAN GEOGRAPHIC Published date:01/04/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Lose yourself in some of Australia's most remarkable wild areas as Australian Geographic takes you through 50 of their favourite national parks.
The Complete StoryAuthor: Taylor, JamesCode: 59920Price:AU $49.46
Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: CROWOOD PRESS Published date:01/04/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
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 ......
How to Build Your Own Safely Engineered Street Rod ProjectAuthor: O'Toole, LarryCode: 60341Price:AU $50.99
Format: Paperback / 180 pages Publisher: GRAFFITI PUBLICATIONS Published date:22/03/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Building your own Street Rod is a most rewarding experience. Nothing quite matches the sense of achievement gained from having a done it yourselfa . Not everyone has the time or ability to do all or even a major portion of the work on their own street rod. It is still important to have at least a basic understanding of the engineering principles ......
1928 - 1945Author: Miller, DennyCode: 60759Price:AU $52.49
Format: Hardback / 568 pages Published date:15/03/2021Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
This Eddie Rickenbacker Era book is first and foremost an in-depth look of his ownership of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway from 1927-1945 and not intended to be another biography of Rickenbackers life. A list of books of Eddies military life or his ordeal about being lost 23 days in the South Pacific, which I highly recommend reading, follows. ......
Currently sold out - no due dateAuthor: Cheetham, CraigCode: 59307Price:AU $26.21
Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: AMBERLEY Published date:01/12/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The MG Z cars were produced at a pivotal time when MG Rover Group separated from their previous owners BMW and stood alone in a the highly competitive mass car market. In this readable book, motoring journalist and Austin Rover expert Craig Cheetham reveals the inside story of the development of the range of MG Z cars that were designed to save ......
Public Transit in the Age of Google, Uber, and Elon MuskAuthor: Wilt, JamesCode: 59769Price:AU $17.50
Format: Paperback / 300 pages Publisher: BETWEEN THE LINES Published date:01/12/2020Availability:In stock at supplier. Usually dispatched 7-15 business days
Public transportation is in crisis. Through an assessment of the history of automobility in North America, the "three revolutions" in automotive transportation, as well as the current work of committed people advocating for a different way forward, James Wilt imagines what public transit should look like in order to be green and equitable. Wilt ......
Discover thousands of places to take your petAuthor: Francis, CarlaCode: 61064Price:AU $22.74
Format: Paperback / 256 pages Publisher: WOODSLANE PRESS Published date:23/11/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Independently researched, this newly updated edition explores the best pet-friendly accommodation (from 5-star hotels to campgrounds) between Melbourne and Cairns. Every entry includes a brief, unbiased opinion plus details regarding price and which pets are welcome. Now also featuring the best dog-friendly beaches, parks, cafes, pubs and wineries.
The Official HistoryAuthor: Hamilton, MauriceCode: 59319Price:AU $37.46
Format: Hardback / 272 pages Published date:15/11/2020Availability:Sorry, this is no longer available
Formula 1: The Official History is a beautifully illustrated history of Formula 1 that traces the Drivers World Championship, decade by decade, from its first race on 13 May 1950 through all 70 editions.
Few sports have changed as dramatically as Formula 1 motor racing, but it essentially remains the same, a high-speed race ......
The Definitive History of New Zealand's Iconic Motorsport EventsAuthor: McGee, RichardCode: 59697Price:AU $44.96
Format: Hardback / 272 pages Publisher: DAVID BATEMAN LTD Published date:15/11/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The Wellington Street Races ran on one of the most challenging and demanding circuits in the world. Between 1985 and 1996, the races brought some of the worlds top teams and drivers to New Zealand. They also played a major role in the development of the Wellington waterfront as a public space. The race track ran through central Wellington ......
A Celebration of Cars at the MoviesAuthor: Chapman, GilesCode: 59151Price:AU $28.49
Format: Paperback / 160 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:01/11/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Cars on Film celebrates the car at the movies through a unique and eclectic collection of rare stills. Cars have been an integral aspect of on-screen storytelling ever since the earliest cameras first rolled, highlighting suspense or humour as they transport characters from scene to scene. Car chases and car crashes have been staples in films ......
Australia's Most Successful Touring Car Driver EverAuthor: Skaife, MarkCode: 59917Price:AU $33.75
Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: AFFIRM PRESS Published date:27/10/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
When it comes to the masters of motorsport, Mark Skaife is without peer. The stats ordain him the most brilliant touring car racer in Australian motorsport history: his six Bathurst victories and five touring car championships place him in the rarefied company of Peter Brock.
For more than three decades across the Holden Racing Teams ......
28 Legendary Tracks in High-Definition Satellite PhotographyAuthor: Jones, BruceCode: 59320Price:AU $37.46
Format: Hardback / 224 pages Published date:19/10/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Formula One Circuits From Above gives the reader the perfect insight into what makes Formula 1 the most exciting and dramatic of all forms of motorsport. The unique photography provided by Google (TM) Earth shows each circuits challenges and why only the very best drivers in the world can succeed in Formula One.
The Future of CarsAuthor: Bentley, JonCode: 59309Price:AU $14.99
Format: Paperback / 272 pages Publisher: ATLANTIS BOOKS Published date:03/10/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Cars are one of the most significant human creations. They changed our cities. They changed our lives. They changed everything. But in the next thirty years, this technology will itself change enormously. If Google get their way, are we all going to be ferried around in tiny electric bubble-cars? Or will we watch robots race a bionic Lewis ......
Smaller and SmarterAuthor: Hayes, RussellCode: 59394Price:AU $44.96
Format: Hardback / 176 pages Publisher: MOTOR BOOKS INTERNATIONAL Published date:03/10/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
This illustrated history celebrates the 75th and 70th anniversaries of Volkswagens two most iconic vehicles, from the first Beetles spearheaded by Ferdinand Porsche in the 1940s to the buses that became synonymous with a generation.
Volkswagen is one of the most beloved brands in motoring history, thanks largely ......
Cars, Photography and Dreams of the Open RoadAuthor: Press, Hoxton MiniCode: 59034Price:AU $37.49
Format: Hardback / 300 pages Publisher: PARTICULAR BOOKS Published date:01/10/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Car photography often evokes the same recycled tropes. Predictably slick, hi-spec images on the front pages of glossy magazines, or huge blow-ups on giant billboards which have one designed aim: to sell a lifestyle. But our relationship to cars is so much more meaningful than these images might suggest. Like the camera, the car has changed the way ......
How to Rebuild and ModifyAuthor: Kershaw, JohnCode: 59289Price:AU $44.96
Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/10/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Finally, a rebuild and performance guide for GM 6.2 and 6.5L diesel engines!
In the late 1970s and early 1980s, there was considerable pressure on the Detroit automakers to increase the fuel efficiency for their automotive and light-truck lines. While efficient electronic engine controls and computer-controlled gas engine ......
Author: Clews, JoCode: 59425Price:AU $25.99
Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: BOILING BILLY Published date:03/09/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Jo Clews demystifies all aspects of camp oven cooking. Updated for the 2020s, this book is packed full of easy recipes including fresh damper, hearty stews, classic roast dinners and delectable desserts. Also advises on different types of gear, menu planning, building the right type of cooking fire, and how to choose and care for your camp oven.
An Illustrated History Of Holden In Australian MotorsportAuthor: Aaron Noonan, Will Dale and the V8 Sleuth teamCode: 59275Price:AU $74.96
Format: Hardback / 400 pages Published date:30/08/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Holden has been a major part of Australian motorsport history and, in this special edition hardcover 400-page release from the V8 Sleuth team, they celebrate and honour the brand’s history in racing.
Langstreckenrennen - Endurance Motor Racing - 1963 1973Author: Satterwhite, AlCode: 59054Price:AU $127.50
Format: Hardback / 200 pages Publisher: DELIUS, KLASING & CO Published date:30/08/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
Prize-winning American photographer Al Satterwhite captures the most suspenseful era of long-distance legendary races on camera. Text in English and German.
Briggs Cunningham's Le Mans dream, US road racing and the legendaryJaguar E-typeAuthor: Phillip BinghamCode: 58077Price:AU $140.25
Format: Hardback / 288 pages Publisher: PORTER PRESS INTERNATIONAL Published date:23/08/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
10 Years Of Australia's International EnduroAuthor: Aaron NoonanCode: 59068Price:AU $74.96
Format: Hardback / 320 pages Published date:15/08/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
FOR the first time, the ultimate history of the Bathurst 12 Hour is being published to mark 10 years of the event catering to exotic GT3 sports cars, a thrilling era of racing that opened the iconic Mount Panorama circuit to the worlds most revered and prestigious automotive brands.
Never-before-attempted, this 320-page, hardcover, ......
On Freedom, Risk and Taking Back ControlAuthor: Crawford, MatthewCode: 59035Price:AU $26.25
Format: Hardback / 308 pages Published date:01/08/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
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.
1eading Mercedes-Benz Design 1979-1999Author: Greene, NikCode: 58843Price:AU $59.99
Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: THE CROWOOD PRESS LTD Published date:15/07/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
When Bruno Sacco walked through the doors on his first day at Mercedes-Benz on 13 January 1958 it is highly unlikely that his Daimler-Benz colleagues could ever imagine that this nervous young man would not only revolutionise design but would change the way design and innovation connected with brand tradition forever. Bruno Sacco is one of the ......
The Nostalgic Beauty of Abandoned CarsAuthor: Klein, ,DieterCode: 58875Price:AU $45.49
Format: HardbackPublisher: TENEUES Published date:01/07/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The first photography book of abandoned cars, covering Europe and the United States. A fascinating and artful addition to any car lover's library, and for those intrigued by mysterious, forgotten places.
Author: Hamilton, MauriceCode: 59265Price:AU $26.39
Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER AUSTRALIA Published date:21/05/2020Availability:In Stock, usually dispatched same day
The most comprehensive and detailed biography of Formula One legend Nick Lauda ever published, as told by Maurice Hamilton, who knew him for more than forty years. From the famous rivalry with James Hunt in the 1970s, as depicted in the film Rush, to working with Lewis Hamilton at Mercedes, Laudas career helped define modern ......