For fans of The Boys in the Boat and In the Garden of Beasts, a pulse-pounding tale of triumph by an improbable team of upstarts over Hitler’s fearsome Silver Arrows during the golden age of auto racing.
They were the unlikeliest of heroes.$45.00ISBN: 9781907085871Availability: BackorderedPublished: Porter Press - February 18th, 2020The 250-series was an early Ferrari success story and in 1959 spawned one of the most recognisable sports cars ever built. It is now also one of the most coveted. The 250 GT Berlinetta (aka SWB, ‘Short Wheelbase’) had a dual role as supreme grand tourer and outstanding racing car.$90.00ISBN: 9781907085420Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Porter Press - May 12th, 2020Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe tells the fascinating history of the Daytona Coupe version of Carroll Shelby’s fabled Cobra with special focus on one of the six cars built.$69.00ISBN: 9783899559880Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Gestalten - December 3rd, 2019
Start your engines for a grand tour of the most stylish grand motoring automobiles ever created. Evoking an era when elegance, romance, and outright performance defined the automobile--and the fascinating stories that made them icons of the road.$79.95ISBN: 9781910584408Availability: BackorderedPublished: Icon Publishing Ltd. - March 24th, 2020AUTOCOURSE, the world’s leading grand prix annual, celebrates its 69th year of publication in 2019.
The 21-race Formula 1 World Championship season is covered in its usual full depth, with hugely experienced paddock insiders Tony Dodgins and Maurice Hamilton dissecting the drama and intrigue that are intrinsic parts of any F1 season.$50.00ISBN: 9780760365991Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Motorbooks - December 10th, 2019Mickey Thompson offers a now-impossible first-person telling of the legendary racer and motorsport impresario’s high-speed life, from his earliest days through the height of his competition exploits on drag strips, at Bonneville, the Indy 500, Baja, and more—complemented by some 100 rare images culled from family archives, the NHRA museum, and the collections$45.00ISBN: 9781781319468Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: White Lion Publishing - March 3rd, 2020Since the Grand Prix’s start in 1950 just 33 men have achieved the accolade of F1 World Champion.$120.00ISBN: 9781910505472Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Evro Publishing Limited - December 3rd, 2019After Ford unsuccessfully attempted to buy Ferrari, in 1963, the American car giant instead embarked on its own racing programme in a bid to beat the famous Italian marque at the world’s most prestigious race, the Le Mans 24 Hours, as told in the forthcoming Hollywood movie Ford v. Ferrari.$55.00ISBN: 9788879117630Availability: Special OrderPublished: Giorgio Nada Editore Srl - February 25th, 2020Relive the highs and lows of a thrilling WorldSBK season in the Official 2019 Yearbook, including round-by-round analysis of all three World Championship classes.
Whether you are a fan of Kawasaki or Ducati, green or red, Rea or Bautista, 2019 had something for everyone and ultimately produced one of the greatest duels in WorldSBK history.$32.50ISBN: 9781787115484Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Veloce Publishing - December 31st, 2019New paperback edition!
Presented for the first time in one book, the new-for-1971 range of BSA and Triumph motorcycles, including the 350cc DOHC twins, the innovative Ariel 3 moped, projected D18 Bantam, and the X-75 Hurricane, are all detailed in depth, along with related promotional and racing activities.$36.95ISBN: 9781613254998Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Cartech - May 1st, 2020
Relive the glorious first 25 years of Chevy drag racing in this comprehensive and nostalgic history.
With the introduction of Chevy's OHV V-8 in 1955, the brand's domination on the drag strip immediately snowballed. Drag racers loved the compact V-8. It was lightweight, revved high, and responded like no other engine previously produced.