The Life and Death of a Forgotten NASCAR LegendAuthor: Beard BrockCode: 55773Price:AU $31.95Format: Paperback / 280 pages Publisher: PRIMEDIA E-LAUNCH LLC Published date:15/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
August 11, 1991. Watkins Glen, New York. 52-year-old John Delphus J.D. McDuffie, Jr. climbs aboard his No. 70 Pontiac, lined up 35th on the grid for NASCARs Budweiser at the Glen. For the 653rd time, he pinches a cigar between his teeth and fires the engine. Few take notice of No. 70 as it rolls onto the 2.428-mile road course - only a small ......
Bloodhound and the Race for the Land Speed RecordAuthor: Noble, Richard and Green, AndyCode: 56139Price:AU $34.95Format: Paperback / 400 pages Publisher: MICHAEL JOSEPH LTD Published date:18/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
July 2015- the Bloodhound team will unveil the car with which theyll attempt to break the World Land Speed Record. Powered by a jet engine and a rocket engine Bloodhound is the culmination of a ten year engineering effort. The 300,000 horsepower, 1000mph car will be flown to South Africa for the attempt. Driver Andy Green must steer across a ......
A Guide to All Models Including the DB5 Short Chassis VolanteAuthor: Pitt, ColinCode: 55278Price:AU $35.99Format: Paperback / 100 pages Publisher: C P PRESS Published date:25/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
The Aston Martin DB4 was unveiled at the 1958 London Motor Show and the first car to be manufactured in the former Salmons and Tickfords coachbuilding works. It was followed by the Aston Martin DB5 in 1963 and the Aston Martin DB6 from 1965 to 1970. This book tells the story of these cars and includes the very rare DB5 Short Chassis Volante.
The story of 1929 20 hp Rolls Royce GEN 33 and her gradual rebuild: 2019Author: Fraser, NeilCode: 56441Price:AU $29.95Format: Paperback / 152 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:25/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
This book is a collection of bi-weekly blogs and 247 photographs/illustrations of the rebuild of a very poor condition 1929 20 hp Rolls Royce, chassis number GEN 33, which resided in a Devon scrapyard for many years after WW2 and by a previous owner, pulled out of a 29-year barn hibernation, complete with ivy, rat droppings, straw etc.
A Guide to All Models Including the DB7 ZagatoAuthor: Pitt, ColinCode: 558279Price:AU $35.99Format: Paperback / 112 pages Publisher: C P PRESS Published date:25/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
"The role of the Aston Martin DB7 was meant to be what DB's have always been: a user-friendly gentleman and lady's car with a soft ride , but one that would hang on like a leach , would drive very elegantly if you wanted to take your daughter to school , but would go like a bat out of hell if you felt like it."
Christophorus EditionAuthor: Baaske, EdwinCode: 54311Price:AU $234.26Format: Hardback / 248 pages Publisher: DELIUS, KLASING & CO Published date:26/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
Curated by the renowned painter and performance artist Uli Hack, the book shows a kaleidoscope of contemporary Porsche art.
Those Were the DaysAuthor: Mort, NormCode: 55675Price:AU $32.57Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
How the Riviera artfully blended styling, luxury, comfort and performance, from its earliest years as a trim model to its dramatic debut in 1963 as an exciting unique automobile for the Buick Division. Included are all the pertinent data and information on the 1963 to 1973 Riviera models that enthusiasts will enjoy.
Author: Dunlop, FergusCode: 55423Price:AU $59.95Format: Hardback / 680 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:28/05/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: May 2019
1988-1996: A circumnavigation of the Mediterranean in an old Bentley; a ride west from Moscow on a Russian version of a German WWII military motorcycle; and a Italian-Balkan trip through a war zone in a condemned VW Beetle. A travelogue for petrolheads, a window on Europe's post-Cold War near-abroad, and a tale of middle-aged redemption.
A celebration of his amazing careerAuthor: AutosportCode: 56141Price:AU $19.99Format: Paperback / 172 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:01/06/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2019
Senna 25 years on A celebration of his amazing career.
Author: Vassallo, RussCode: 56083Price:AU $51.05Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:15/06/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2019
Paltry performance options in the late 1970s created a void in the marketplace for buyers looking for a car with get-up-and-go potential. When a manufacturer finally answered the bell, it wasn't Chevrolet, Ford, or Dodge who stepped up, but Grandma's favorite option: Buick! Buick's famed V-6 received a much-needed boost in 1978 with the ......
A Look at the Aston Martin Vanquish including the Vanquish ZagatoAuthor: Pitt, ColinCode: 55281Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 68 pages Publisher: C P PRESS Published date:28/06/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2019
A look at both the first generation Aston Martin Vanquish and the second generation Aston Martin Vanquish including the very rare Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato.
A collection of iconic and much-loved classicsAuthor: Sharkey, AlexCode: 56981Price:AU $37.99Format: Hardback / 64 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:01/07/2019Availability:Please contact us for availability
The great thing about the classic car is that you dont have to be a millionaire to join the club! You will recognise many of the cars featured in this book and you may even remember your parent or grandparent driving one in your childhood. There is no concrete classification for what constitutes a classic car but for many people it refers to a ......
Author: Carlow, EdCode: 55635Price:AU $15.99Format: PaperbackPublisher: PITSTOP Published date:15/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
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 ......
World War II Veterans in MotorsportsAuthor: Evans, ArtCode: 54270Price:AU $52.80Format: Paperback / 277 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:28/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
The Greatest Generation"" were those Americans who grew up during the deprivation of the Great Depression, and went on to serve during World War II. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt said, ""This generation of Americans has a rendezvous with destiny."" The twenty-three described in this book were truly ""earmarked for greatness.
Those were the days...Author: Mort, NormCode: 56418Price:AU $31.95Format: Paperback / 96 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
This book focuses on the evolution of the popular 3rd generation Chevrolet 1/2-ton C/K-Series pickup trucks from 1973-1987. Taking a detailed look at the history, development and specs, this book also looks at customisation and restoration of this classic American pickup.
The Definitive HistoryAuthor: Cole, MarkCode: 56823Price:AU $450.00Format: Hardback / 364 pages Publisher: PORTER PRESS INTERNATIONAL Published date:28/07/2019Availability:Please contact us for availability
This book tells the story of John Fitzpatrick Racing, its five Group C Porsches and what became of them, its crews, its drivers, its races and - above all - its charismatic owner, John Fitzpatrick, arguably the best British driver never to have raced in Formula 1.
Fairlady Roadster to 280ZXAuthor: Long, BrianCode: 56129Price:AU $59.95Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/07/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2019
The Datsun 240Z inspired a generation of enthusiasts, outselling and outperforming almost all of its contemporaries. Datsun 240Z, 260Z & 280Z covers the full story of the Datsun sports cars, from the Fairlady roadsters through to the final 280ZX production model, and is colourfully illustrated throughout with period photos and advertising ......
The Fastest Road Cars on EarthAuthor: Publications International LtdCode: 57059Price:AU $46.45Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: PUBLICATIONS INT LTD. Published date:15/08/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2019
Author: Baker, TonyCode: 56926Price:AU $31.95Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: ARCADIA BOOKS Published date:22/08/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2019
In California, the popularity of all kinds of motor sports reached its peak in the mid-20th century. None was more exotic or glamorous than the type commonly called road racing. Southern California Road Racing is a collection of historic photographs that depicts all the action and excitement of the golden age of motor sports. The images in this ......
Author: Given-Wilson, RachelCode: 57146Price:AU $23.70Format: Paperback / 80 pages Publisher: ROSEN Published date:15/09/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2019
Americans rely on auto mechanics to repair and maintain the vehicles they drive every day. The work of an auto mechanic has changed over the years: what was once seen as a dirty job is now often done on laptops in an office. Featuring profiles of real-life auto mechanics, this accessible guidebook provides readers with comprehensive information ......
Author: Nada, GiorgioCode: 31684Price:AU $65.00Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: GIORGIO NADA EDITORE Published date:15/09/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2019
The enduring bond between the Prancing Horse and the celebrated Milanese coachworks began at the dawn of the 1950s when Antonio Stagnoli commissioned Zagato to body an original berlinetta on a 166 rolling chassis
Author: Stone, MattCode: 54334Price:AU $62.86Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:15/09/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2019
Many of todays successful businesses have humble roots dating to a period immediately following World War II. One such example began in 1946, when Frank Galpin opened a humble Ford dealership in San Fernando, California. Its 3-car showroom sold 46 cars in that first year of business. In 1953, H. F. (Bert) Boeckmann II joined Galpin Ford as a ......
Author: Grack, RachelCode: 57656Price:AU $15.99Format: Paperback / 32 pages Publisher: PITSTOP Published date:20/09/2019Availability:Please contact us for availability
It is said that necessity is the mother of invention. But time is the driver of technological development. See how the inventions we use every day, from cars to cell phones, have evolved from their birth to todays technological advancements. A running timeline on each page makes this series perfect for supporting STEM topics in the elementary ......
Volume 1Author: Parker, PaulCode: 56438Price:AU $89.95Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: BEHEMOTH PUBLISHING LIMITED Published date:25/09/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2019
The companion title to the authors Sports Car Racing in Camera,1960-69, Volume Two (Behemoth, 2016) this is an updated edition of the original volume covering the 1960s and will appeal to all motor-racing enthusiasts and especially to new collectors of this successful series.
The Definitive HistoryAuthor: Thompson, AndyCode: 56437Price:AU $89.95Format: Hardback / 384 pages Publisher: BEHEMOTH PUBLISHING LIMITED Published date:25/09/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2019
Extraordinarily detailed and fully illustrated, this is the story of Soviet cars from the birth of the Soviet Union in 1917 until its demise in 1991, including a chapter dedicated to the post-Soviet era.
Author: Long, BrianCode: 55024Price:AU $71.30Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/09/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2019
The definitive history of the Honda S2000 series, from the SSM prototype displayed at the 1995 Tokyo Show, to the end of production over a decade later. The book covers all major markets and uses stunning contemporary photography gathered from all over the world to help owners establish authenticity, or simply enjoy the look of this stylish car.
A History of Delivery Vehicles, Semis, Forklifts and OthersAuthor: Desmond, KevinCode: 57166Price:AU $69.72Format: Paperback / 165 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:30/09/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2019
During the past decade, with the availability of the lithium-ion battery, the electric truck has got back on the road for all payloads and all distances. The fourth in a series covering the history and future of electric transport, this book chronicles the work of the innovative engineers who perfected e-trucks large and small.
Every Model, Year by YearAuthor: Jr, J. "Kelly" Flory,Code: 51547Price:AU $111.49Format: Hardback / 751 pages Publisher: MCFARLAND & CO INC Published date:30/09/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2019
In the mid twentieth century, the truck transformed from strictly a workhorse into pickups and vans that could meet any consumer need, from utility to sport to luxury, culminating in a worthy replacement for the family car. This book tracks the development year by year, providing statistical and pricing information and listing features and options ......
World's Greatest CarsAuthor: Publications International LtdCode: 57557Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 320 pages Publisher: PUBLICATIONS INT LTD. Published date:01/10/2019Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: October 2019
From the 1907 Ford Model K to the 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1, experience 78 famous rides via informative text and impressive photography.
Each entry describes key performance advancements and provides entertaining facts and figures.