Motor Racings Free ThinkerAuthor: Jenkins, RichardCode: 59285Price:AU $49.95Format: Paperback / 130 pages Published date:25/06/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: June 2020
For many years, it was thought that Richie Ginther, one of Formula One’s best known drivers of the 1960s, later became an angry, reclusive and drunken bum. The classic, archetypal hero-to-zero tale. In addition to this, as a racer he was thought incapable of ever winning and lacking the inherent talent to be a success.
Author: Taylor, JimCode: 59269Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 320 pages Published date:01/07/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2020
Jim Taylor is an old school motorcycle rider and mechanic, an opportunist and adventurer: Hot Metal is a helter-skelter ride of self-discovery, energised by the authors unquenchable passion for a life on the hard road. From bike club culture and camaraderie in the towns and villages of Britain to conflict and upheaval in a forgotten Asian war; ......
Enlarged editionAuthor: Acerbi, LeonardoCode: 55027Price:AU $152.78Format: Hardback / 400 pages Publisher: GIORGIO NADA EDITORE Published date:08/07/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2020
Ferrari's sporting history, from the origins to 1988, the year of Enzo Ferrari's death, narrated in 400 pages and more than 700 photos, most of which previously unpublished and drawn from the publisher's own archive
First you have to finishAuthor: Reynolds, AndyCode: 57607Price:AU $49.99Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:09/07/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2020
The life of a classic motorcycle racer, who was fortunate enough to ride the best classic machines of the time at the highest level, and on some of the best-known courses in the world. Told in his own words, this book recounts his successes, friendships, and hardships, and gives a great insight into the world of motorcycle racing.
Rajo Jack's Drive to Integrate Auto RacingAuthor: Poehler, BillCode: 58995Price:AU $42.99Format: Hardback / 240 pages Publisher: CHICAGO REVIEW PRESS Published date:10/07/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2020
The powers-that-be in auto racing in the 1920s, namely the American Automobile Association's Contest Board, prohibited everyone who wasn't a white male from the sport. Dewey Gaston, a black man who went by the name Rajo Jack, broke into the epicenter of racing in California, refusing to let the pervasive racism of his day stop him from competing ......
The magnificent machines of a man of mysteryAuthor: Lyons, PeterCode: 59293Price:AU $149.00Format: Hardback / 432 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date:15/07/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2020
First-ever book revealing the whole story of the iconic black Shadows and the Shadowman who made it all happen. Coverage of the Can-Am years occupies the books first half, starting with the jaw-droppingly radical, low-line car of 1970 and culminating in the championship winner of 1974. Formula 1, 1973-80, fills the books second half, ......
An insight into the world's premier electric-car racing seriesAuthor: Smith, SamCode: 59233Price:AU $65.00Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:25/07/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2020
Formula-E is leading the way for the future of motorsport, promoting electric power for a sustainable future, while providing thrilling racing and an immersive experience for the fans. This officially licensed book provides unique behind-the-scenes insight into the cars and on-track action, with input from the drivers, engineers and organisers.
Author: Sutton, Harper J.Code: 57797Price:AU $17.66Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:30/07/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2020
Set in the exciting world of motorsport and Le Mans during the 1980s, this fast-paced novel revolves around the life of an aspiring young racing driver, and his dream to drive at Le Mans in the car that his motor club have designed, a brilliant concept but with no money to produce it.
An International Photographic History 1964-1986Author: Holmes, SteveCode: 58058Price:AU $49.11Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:30/07/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: July 2020
Racing Mustangs is a photographic historical study capturing many Ford Mustang road racing cars in action throughout the world in the period 1964 to 1986. Includes hundreds of period images of Mustangs, many of which have never been published before.
Author: Starkey, JohnCode: 58248Price:AU $39.27Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:01/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
The concise history of Tom Walkinshaw's TWR racing team, the development of TWR Jaguars, and their victories at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the Daytona 24 hour race, and the World Manufacturers' Championship.
Recalling sixty years of fun in British motorcycle sportAuthor: Snelling, BillCode: 59026Price:AU $35.26Format: Paperback / 112 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:08/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
Motorcycling social history, as seen from the saddle. Bill Snelling's entertaining autobiography recounts a lifetime spent at the heart of British motorcycle sport, and living on the Isle of Man.
Author: Plato, JasonCode: 58865Price:AU $22.99Format: Paperback / 336 pages Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS Published date:09/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
'Pure entertainment' Guardian best sports books of 2019 ______ Jason Plato should not be a professional racing driver. Yet somehow, despite almost killing Bernie Ecclestone, stealing JCBs, ending up in a Monaco prison (twice), insulting the royals, making a deadly enemy of a rival who happens to be a trained killer, by a fluke or just because ......
A Celebration of the Bowtie's Success During the Golden Era of RacingAuthor: Boyce, DougCode: 58831Price:AU $59.77Format: Paperback / 176 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:11/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
"This book takes a celebratory look at the first 25 years of drag racing Chevys, including the drivers, cars, and engines in every class in which they competed"--
Langstreckenrennen - Endurance Motor Racing - 1963 1973Author: Satterwhite, AlCode: 59054Price:AU $170.00Format: Hardback / 200 pages Publisher: DELIUS, KLASING & CO Published date:11/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
Prize-winning American photographer Al Satterwhite captures the most suspenseful era of long-distance legendary races on camera. Text in English and German.
300 Amazing AutomobilesAuthor: Nicholls, RichardCode: 59007Price:AU $20.73Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: AMBER BOOKS LTD Published date:14/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
Classic Supercars celebrates the incredible vehicles built in the twentieth century, providing a detailed look at 300 great automobiles from around the world. All the great marques are covered, including Aston Martin, Chevrolet, De Tomaso, Ferrari, Jaguar, Maserati and Porsche.
Author: Highham, PeterCode: 57694Price:AU $89.99Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date:14/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
The formative years of the 1950s are explored in this next instalment of Evro’s decade-by-decade series covering all Formula 1 cars and teams. When the World Championship was first held in 1950, red Italian cars predominated, from Alfa Romeo, Ferrari and Maserati, and continued to do so for much of the period. But by the time the decade closed, ......
The Rides, Roles and Realities of the King of CoolAuthor: Tyler GreenblattCode: 58088Price:AU $49.95Format: Paperback / 366 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:15/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
Steve McQueen touched the world through his larger-than-life onscreen persona portraying characters that were flawed and realistic. He played his roles to perfection due to his own imperfections and the bitter realism of his early life. As he once said, he had seemingly lived an entire lifetime before his 18th birthday, all of which shines ......
Author: Melling, FrankCode: 59271Price:AU $15.99Format: Paperback / 132 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:15/08/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
A classic superbike is a motorcycle which has universal appeal, regardless of your age or riding experience. Its the bike you dream of riding - or dream about having a dream about riding! Classic Superbikes are achingly desirable even to non-motorcyclists.
10 Years Of Australia's International EnduroAuthor: Aaron NoonanCode: 59068Price:AU $99.95Format: Hardback / 320 pages Published date:15/08/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
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, ......
The Complete GuideAuthor: Owen, StuartCode: 59292Price:AU $29.95Format: Hardback / 144 pages Publisher: MORTONS MEDIA GROUP Published date:15/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
Scooter sales had already peaked in Britain by the mid-1960s - led by the likes of the Lambretta and Vespa. Originally designed as transportation for commuters, the scooter came to be seen more as a vehicle for leisure. Ownership shifted to the younger generation and their appetite for speed and power was insatiable. Shops appeared offering ......
Garmen / English textAuthor: Erich GlavitzaCode: 59283Price:AU $180.00Format: Hardback / 400 pages Publisher: MCKLEIN PUBLISHING (GERMANY) Published date:20/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
Erich Glavitza knew Rindt well and, in his well-known relaxed manner, has painted this picture of the 1970 F1 World Champion, that is as compelling as it is insightful and sensitive. To mark the 50th anniversary of the racing drivers death, McKlein presents this 400-page large-format richly-illustrated biography in a noble design and ......
German/English TextAuthor: Baumann, Horst H.Code: 59133Price:AU $260.00Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: DELIUS, KLASING & CO Published date:21/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
Top racing drivers, legendary cars, and thrills - the 1960s were the golden age of motorsport. Up close: the photographer Horst H. Baumann and his camera. He was one of the first to record the Formula 1 races in colour photos and published his works in 1965 in the cult book The New Matadors. Close to it. Full risk. Full of emotion. That was the ......
Author: Tom, DavidCode: 58990Price:AU $64.63Format: Paperback / 192 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:21/08/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: August 2020
The legendary history of the pony car wars comes to life in this softcover edition of The Cars of Trans-Am Racing.The SCCA Trans-Am Racing Series launched in 1966 and was designed to showcase a new class of sporty domestic cars racing on road courses. Each major automotive manufacturer participated heavily in the Trans-Am Series, and in a few ......
An Illustrated History Of Holden In Australian MotorsportAuthor: Aaron Noonan, Will Dale and the V8 Sleuth teamCode: 59275Price:AU $99.95Format: Hardback / 400 pages Published date:30/08/2020Availability:Please contact us for availability
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.
Images of Drag Racing MayhemAuthor: Reyes, SteveCode: 59291Price:AU $59.95Format: Paperback / 172 pages Publisher: CARTECH Published date:01/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
Quarter-Mile Chaos looks at the treacherous side of drag racings golden age. Almost 200 rare and stunning photographs from the late 1960s and early to mid 1970s capture terrifying fires, explosions, and crashes, all by-products of the quest to go faster. Quarter-Mile Chaos is full of up close and personal documentation of the ......
My Guide To Life In The Fast LaneAuthor: Button, JensonCode: 59031Price:AU $18.66Format: Paperback / 352 pages Publisher: BLINK Published date:04/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
AUTHOR OF SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER, LIFE TO THE LIMIT In his 17 years as a Formula 1 driver, Jenson Button has picked up a thing or two about how to do the job properly. Sure, you need to be able to drive a car fast - and Jenson is on hand to pass on a few tricks of the trade here - but you also need to know the real rules for making it to the ......
Author: Browntrout PublishersCode: 59126Price:AU $24.99Format: CalendarPublisher: BROWNTROUT PUBLISHERS Published date:15/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
Imagine the wind whipping across your face as you coast on the open road in your very own sports car, freedom at your fingertips. Sports cars set the standard for superior engineering and ingenuous design. Featuring a collection of sleek photographs of sports cars in different locales, this wall calendar is sure to ignite the spark of fun and ......
German / English textAuthor: Joerg-Thomas FoedischCode: 59282Price:AU $180.00Format: Hardback / 360 pages Publisher: MCKLEIN PUBLISHING (GERMANY) Published date:15/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
This book reveals - using many photos of the Bernard Cahier archive - the attraction and excitement generated by the forty-seven Grands Prix that constituted the World Championships for Drivers under the 1.5-litre Formula One regulations. Including some of the best drivers of all time like Moss, von Trips, Hill, Surtees, Gurney, Clark and ......
Author: Heath, DarrenCode: 59281Price:AU $49.95Format: Hardback / 256 pages Published date:24/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
The Formula One book. Art of the Race, V19 is book six in a series that encapsulates the very essence of Formula 1 motor racing through the lens of Darren Heath, one of the sports greatest ever photographers. Across 256 pages of stunning photography, Art of the Race, V19 captures the key moments and rarely seen images of each race as the 2019 ......
The final word on the best cars ever madeAuthor: Tomalin, PeterCode: 59230Price:AU $45.00Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: MITCHELL BEAZLEY Published date:25/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
The 100 greatest cars of all time, as chosen by the experts at evo and Octane magazines.
Author: Walton, JeremyCode: 57692Price:AU $89.99Format: Hardback / 304 pages Publisher: EVRO PUBLISHING Published date:25/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
The word ‘quattro’, chosen by Audi for its pioneering high-performance four-wheel-drive cars, immediately captures glamour and excitement in the minds of all motorsport enthusiasts. This book, written by a leading journalist and quattro devotee, explores 24 years of factory-prepared and factory-supported quattros in motorsport, from 1980 to ......
Porsche Racing: A dedication 1948 to 1965Author: Smith, Roy P.Code: 59023Price:AU $152.78Format: Hardback / 32 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:28/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
A work covering the early Silver racing cars that formed the racing pedigree for Porsche's racing achievements. Illustrated exclusively with period photographs from the Porsche archives, this book evocatively describes the life and times of the heroes of the 50s and 60s, who raced the Porsche Spyders and Coupes.
Author: Dalmau, DavidCode: 56620Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 144 pages Published date:28/09/2020Availability:Future Publication. Pre-order now. Due date: September 2020
An illustrated celebration of the great classic convertible cars from motoring history - all the great marques from six different countries of production. More then 1,000 colour photographs show the details of the cars design and their interiors, alongside a text providing specifications and engine details.