Flying Boats of the 1930s and 1940sAuthor: Bain, CharlesCode: 52454Price:AU $89.99Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:20/04/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The history of some of history's most interesting, and strangest, flying boats! High Hulls delves into the stories of beautiful and unusual aircraft from a vanished time. Both ship and plane, these machines covered the globe in the 1930s and 1940s, performing a multitude of tasks. This book reveals the history of over thirty of these amazing ......
The Man, Cars and AeroplanesAuthor: Skillen, GrahamCode: 52237Price:AU $50.00Format: Paperback / 240 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:01/04/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Captain Marendaz, pilot with the RFC, was a controversial manufacturer of record-breaking sports cars and aircraft between the wars, his cars being driven by Kaye Don, Gwenda Stewart and the parents of Stirling Moss. He was detained by the Government under 18B Regulations in 1940, later emigrating to South Africa for a number of years.
Travelling the World with P&OAuthor: Poole, SharonCode: 52449Price:AU $47.99Format: Paperback / 128 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:19/03/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Co., today P&O Cruises, has been taking passengers all over the world since 1837. Join the author on a world cruise. Find out how world travel has changed, and, in some cases, has not. Using extracts from old diaries, guide books and accounts, the writer compares cruising today with yesteryear.
Gresley's Bold ExperimentAuthor: Tuffrey, PeterCode: 52450Price:AU $37.99Format: Paperback / 224 pages Publisher: FONTHILL Published date:15/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
On 22 May 1934 a zenith of locomotive construction in the UK was reached when an enormous new locomotive entered traffic for the London & North Eastern Railway Company. The impressive engine was P2 Class no. 2001 Cock o' the North and it was painstakingly erected to the designs of eminent locomotive engineer H.N. Gresley (later Sir) at the ......
Workshop ManualAuthor: Keenan, RobCode: 54276Price:AU $46.83Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:15/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
Transit Custom variants with 2.0 litre (1996cc) EcoBlue & 2.2 litre Duratorq (2198cc) turbo-diesel engines. Also covers most mechanical features of Tourneo Custom. Does NOT cover automatic transmission or specialist bodywork/conversions. Does NOT cover Transit Courier or Connect ranges, or new Transit (full size) range introduced for 2014.
The Rise of the American MotorcyclistAuthor: McBee, Randy D.Code: 54269Price:AU $43.30Format: Paperback / 376 pages Publisher: UNI NORTH CAROLINA PRESS Published date:14/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Examines the evolution of motorcycle culture since World War II. Randy McBee examines the rebelliousness of early riders of the 1940s and 1950s, riders' increasing connection to violence and the counterculture in the 1960s and 1970s, the rich urban bikers of the 1990s and 2000s, and the factors that gave rise to a motorcycle rights movement.
Individually signed by the Colins father Jimmy McRaeAuthor: Colin McMaster, David EvansCode: 55016Price:AU $85.00Format: Hardback / 256 pages Publisher: MCKLEIN PUBLISHING (GERMANY) Published date:01/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from Europe 2-3 business days
McRae, just Colin (signed)
These copies have been individually signed by the Colins father Jimmy McRae.
Colin McRae, the 1995 World Rally Champion, was the most spectacular rally driver. His natural speed and win-or-bust approach made him the favourite of rally fans worldwide. The word McRae became ......
English and German Text - 250 numbered copies onlyAuthor: Reinhard Klein, John DavenportCode: 55015Price:AU $220.00Format: Hardback / 264 pages Publisher: MCKLEIN PUBLISHING (GERMANY) Published date:01/01/2019Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from Europe 2-3 business days
This edition of the book is limited to only 250 numbered copies, contains a hand signature of Hannu Mikkola and comes in a luxuary linen slip case.
The legendary Mk1 & Mk2 in rallying
Asked to sum up the Ford Escort, Markku Alén put it in fourwords: "Its a winners car." The front-engined, ......
Todays TechnicianAuthor: Schnubel, MarkCode: 52159Price:AU $163.44Format: Paperback / 1024 pages Publisher: CENGAGE Published date:28/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
Make the most of your time in both the classroom and the auto shop, and learn to diagnose and service automotive suspension and steering systems with confidence. This trusted text includes a dedicated Classroom Manual that introduces essential theory and applications, plus a standalone Shop Manual focused on real-world symptoms, diagnostics, and ......
Pontiac's Great OneAuthor: Holmstrom, DarwinCode: 50914Price:AU $36.17Format: Hardback / 336 pages Publisher: CRESTLINE BOOKS Published date:20/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from USA 1-2 business days
The illustrated story of the GTO-and the birth of American muscle-those who designed it, marketed it, drove, and loved it.
The World's Leading Grand Prix & Superbike AnnualAuthor: Icon Publishing LtdCode: 52329Price:AU $95.00Format: Hardback / 328 pages Publisher: ICONOGRAFIX US Published date:17/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Motocourse 2018-19covers both the MotoGP season and its 19 Grand Prix races in all three classes (MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3) in great detail with every race report backed by qualifying times, full race results and MotoGP lap charts. There are compelling features reflecting the key stories of the season, a team-by-team review which analyses the ......
From the 1946 Prototypes to the 1966 HRAuthor: Loffler, DonCode: 52044Price:AU $59.95Format: Hardback / 352 pages Publisher: WAKEFIELD PRESS Published date:15/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Here at last is Don Lofflers long-promised book on rare and special examples of the first ten Holden models. The first five chapters feature such vehicles in their recent and/or current state. The last five are devoted to historic images of the vehicles in their heyday.
Thanks to painstaking and persistent research, Don has been ......
Blood Red Lands and Seas of RedAuthor: Imperial War MuseumsCode: 52444Price:AU $49.99Format: Hardback / 224 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:15/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
The major art installation Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red at the Tower of London marked one hundred years since the first full day of Britain's involvement in the First World War. Featuring forewords by Paul Cummins and Tom Piper and stunning photography of the installation, this is the only official publication to mark this landmark event.
Stories from the Men & Ships of the Royal Navy in the Second World WarAuthor: Wong, Edmund S.Code: 51707Price:AU $65.00Format: Paperback / 320 pages Publisher: UNICORN PRESS Published date:15/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Over 120 first hand stories of life at sea with the Royal Navy from both men and women who served All taken from the Imperial War Museum's audio archive Major UK publicity and marketing campaign
Rare and Unseen PhotographsAuthor: Wakefield, AlanCode: 42445Price:AU $29.99Format: Paperback / 144 pages Publisher: IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM Published date:15/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
As we near the end of extensive centennial commemorations of World War I, it nonetheless retains the power to surprise, even shock us. Thats perhaps nowhere more true than in the photographs of the war that have come down to us--countless of them preserved over the decades by Imperial War Museums. The First World War in Focus presents one ......
The Official BookAuthor: Giorgio Nada EditoreCode: 52330Price:AU $79.44Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: GIORGIO NADA EDITORE Published date:15/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Since its first release in 2008, the official book of the Superbike World Championship has been an indispensible resource for all fans of the championship reserved for production derived bikes, the championship for bikes you can buy from your local dealer. Like every year, this book opens with a chapter devoted to the winner of the World ......
World ChampionsAuthor: Starkey, JohnCode: 54263Price:AU $61.11Format: Hardback / 120 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:14/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The story of the Sauber-Mercedes racecars that dominated the Group C racing scene during the late 1980s and early 1990s, covering their design and development. This book contains some great colour photos, interviews with many of the best known personalities of the era, and a chassis-by-chassis history of each car.
Lightning SpeedAuthor: Starkey, JohnCode: 52464Price:AU $71.30Format: Hardback / 160 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:14/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Detailing the development and racing achievements of the Nissan GTP and Group C racecars. The book features revealing interviews with some of the notable drivers and designers involved, and, to complete the story, a detailed appendix covering the history of each car.
The first four decades of racing success 1956-1996Author: Starkey, JohnCode: 52466Price:AU $81.48Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:14/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
This book takes a detailed look at the racing Chevrolet Corvette from its inception, construction, and subsequent updates through the years.
Charles A. Lindbergh's Famous Transatlantic Ryan MonoplaneAuthor: Marriott, LeoCode: 52090Price:AU $39.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: BOOKWORKS Published date:13/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Haynes Spirit of St Louis Manual covers the amazing personal story of Charles A. Lindbergh and his epic transatlantic flight in 1927; the design and construction of the original Ryan Monoplane Spirit of St Louis, including full technical details of its airframe and engine; the story of building the replica Spirit of St Louis by SOS2, ......
10-DVD SetAuthor: Duke VideoCode: 54995Price:AU $159.00Format: DVDPublisher: DUKE MARKETING Published date:10/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The DFV-era of Grand Prix racing saw a flourishing of the garagiste teams and an incredible burst of technological creativity which completely redrew the expectations of how a Grand Prix car should look, drive and perform.
In the early days of the 1970s designers were still grappling with the question of how to get ......
10-DVD SetAuthor: Duke VideoCode: 54997Price:AU $220.00Format: DVDPublisher: DUKE MARKETING Published date:10/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The resurgence of Ferrari, the death of Senna, the rise of Michael Schumacher, Damon Hill and Mika Hakkinen, the mercurial talent of Jacques Villeneuve, drama on- and off- the track: the 1990s were an unforgettable decade in F1 history.
Never before available on DVD , these ten discs bring one of the greatest times in F1 history back ......
Author: Castenow, DieterCode: 54313Price:AU $70.00Format: HardbackPublisher: HIRMER VERLAG Published date:10/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
The sports cars of the 1950s to the 1970s are fast, beautiful, eccentric and innovative. In recent decades these automobiles not only became coveted collector's items; they also enjoy cult statu s. In an exciting journey through time the volume presents 25 outstanding sports cars as design icons and illuminates their presentation in film and ......
Gli Anni D'Oro/The Golden YearsAuthor: Acerbi, LeonardoCode: 51925Price:AU $150.00Format: Hardback / 360 pages Publisher: GIORGIO NADA EDITORE Published date:08/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Iconic cars such as the 356's and the immortal 911's, extraordinary success stories in the classic endurance races, great champions and remarkable engineers. These are the principal ingredients of Porsche. The Golden Years, a book examining the full history of the legendary Stuttgart firm.
Tales of Displaying Classic Historic AircraftAuthor: Brooke, MikeCode: 54341Price:AU $32.55Format: Paperback / 208 pages Publisher: HISTORY PRESS Published date:03/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Following the first four books describing his long career as a military pilot Mike Brooke completes the story with more tales of flying at airshows during the 1980s and 1990s. He also gives the reader a fascinating insight into flying and operation of many historic aircraft, from an Edwardian triplane to a classic jet fighter. This typically ......
A Pictorial HistoryAuthor: Rowe, DavidCode: 51599Price:AU $27.95Format: Paperback / 112 pages Publisher: VELOCE PUBLISHING LTD Published date:03/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched from UK 1-2 business days
Austin cars continued in production long after the other marques that formed BMC were discontinued, with only the MG name that was applied to some Rover models lasting beyond 2000.
Illustrated in full colour and with detailed information including colour schemes, optional equipment and technical specifications, this book provides a ......
1931 (S1595 and S1596)Author: Pegram, RalphCode: 52463Price:AU $49.95Format: Hardback / 192 pages Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP Published date:02/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
1931 (S1595 and S1596
On 13 September 1931 the Schneider Trophy was won outright for Britain on Southampton Water by Flt Lt John Boothman flying Supermarine S6B, S1595, with a record-breaking average speed of 379.08mph.
Ralph Pegram relates the story of the Schneider Trophy competitions and describes the ......
Turbos take over the MountainAuthor: ChevronCode: 51650Price:AU $29.95Format: DVDPublisher: CHEVRON MARKETING SERVICES Published date:01/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
THE 1988 Tooheys 1000 at Mount Panorama, Bathurst was a race that marked the real beginning of the era of turbocharged cars reigning supreme in Australia’s ‘Great Race’.
For the very first time, the full Seven Sport telecast of the ’88 race - won by Tony Longhurst and Tomas Mezera - has been released here as part of the popular Seven ......
CMC Diecast ModelAuthor: CMC Model CarsCode: 55001Price:AU $740.00Format: MODEL Publisher: CMC MODELS Published date:01/12/2018Availability:Available. Usually dispatched 1-3 business days
The Jaguar C-Type has a proud racing history and from today’s point of view is the beginning of Jaguar Cars Ltd’s impressive motorsport program. The XKC was born out of the idea of William Lyons – not a “sir”at this time yet and his Chief developer William Heynes in the late summer of 1950. The two wanted to give the sporting image of the brand ......