Lancia Delta 4WD/Integrale – Rally Giants
The HF 4WD – a compact, five-door Lancia – dominated world-class rallying for six years, winning innumerable events, World Championships for Drivers, and World Championships for Manufacturers. Alongside the cars, driving heroes such as Markku Alan, Didier Auriol, Miki Biasion, Juha Kankkunen and Carlos Sainz also became legendary in this period. The Integrale was both the most successful rally car ever produced by Lancia, and the last, for when the car came to the end of its career in 1993, the company finally and irrevocably withdrew from the sport.
Russian Motor Vehicles – Soviet Limousines 1930-2003
Maurice A. Kelly Ch.Eng R.R.S., M.N. (Ret’d)
Covers the inception of a policy to build Limousine models in the former Soviet Union, instigated by Marshal Josef Stalin when the first Five Year Plan was initiated in 1927. The book charts the production of all of these cars, from the Leningrad L-1 of 1931/32 to the final examples produced in 2003. With full specifications translated from the relevant primary sources in Russian and Chinese literature, this is a meticulous and unique account of a previously neglected subject.
Subaru Impreza – The Essential Buyer’s Guide
This book is an essential reference tool when buying, selling, repairing or restoring any of the various Subaru Impreza models from 1993-2007. Colour photos, useful appendices and expert advice mean that this book could save you thousands.
The Moto Guzzi Sport & Le Mans Bible
Lino Tonti managed to take the large V7 Moto Guzzi touring engine and create a spectacular sporting motorcycle, the V7 Sport, in 1971. This remarkable machine evolved into the stylistic 850 Le Mans, another landmark Italian motorcycle. This book is a year-by-year account of development and specification changes of a great series of motorcycles.
Mini – The Essential Buyer’s Guide
Completely rebuilt and redesigned, this app is a vital companion for any prospective Mini purchase. Record and save information on potential purchases, including photos, car specifications, owner details, and vehicle condition. Thoroughly check the condition of a vehicle with a guided and comprehensive evaluation feature. Compare the cars you've viewed easily, and see their strengths and weaknesses.
Alfa Romeo Montreal – The dream car that came true
With its stylish Bertone coachwork and race-bred 200bhp V8 engine, the Alfa Romeo Montreal is one of the most stunning series production automobiles of the twentieth century. Almost 4000 Montreals were built, and today sound cars are still readily available at very affordable prices. This book is a comprehensive pictorial tribute to the Montreal. A visual testimonial to a powerful and beautiful coupé that was born as a futuristic concept and transformed into a dream car come true. In a portfolio of over 500 illustrations, it paints a unique and detailed graphic portrait of all the facets of this elegant and powerful classic GT, revealing why it is immensely enjoyable to drive and turns heads wherever it appears.
Jaguar XJ6, XJ8 & XJR – All 2003 to 2009 (X-350) models including Daimler
Having this book in your pocket is just like having a real marque expert by your side. Benefit from the author’s years of Jaguar ownership, learn how to spot a bad car quickly, and how to assess a promising one like a professional. Get the right car at the right price!
First Principles – The Official Biography of Keith Duckworth
This book chronicles the life of Keith Duckworth OBE, the remarkable engineer famous for being co-founder of Cosworth Engineering and creating the most successful F1 engine of all time, the DFV. Although the company's engines are given due prominence, this isn’t an intricate technical examination of their design, but a more rounded look at the life and work of their designer – work which included significant contributions to aviation, motorcycling, and powerboating.
Jaguar E-Type 3.8 & 4.2 litre – The Essential Buyer's Guide
A long-awaited guide for deciding which, if any, E-type to purchase. This pocket-sized book steers buyers past the dazzling exterior to examine systematically, section by section, cars they are considering. Picture-packed to help orientate even newcomers and ensure they buy the best car for their budget.
Competition Car Aerodynamics 3rd Edition
From historical background to state of the art techniques, and with chapters covering airdams, splitters, spoilers, wings, underbodies and myriad miscellaneous devices, Competition Car Aerodynamics 3rd Edition also features in-depth case studies from across the motorsport spectrum to help develop a comprehensive understanding of the subject.
How to build your own Supercar – The Essential Manual
Using the author’s project car as the featured build, this book will assist other builders and restorers achieve their own automotive dreams, and describes ideas and techniques used in the project build that lifted the car from average to outstanding. The informal style makes for easy reading with chapters covering fibreglass bodywork additions and modifications, using methods that can be adapted to suit different cars and situations. It explains how to make sure systems such as twin fuel tank installations and mid-engined gear linkages work as intended, and lifts the lid on how to achieve a professional-looking interior. Two hundred and fifty detailed photographs, sectional views and exploded diagrams ensure maximum clarity.
American Trucks of the 1960s
A highly visual study examines the important role of trucking in the growth of North America in the 1960s, when stiff competition led to failures and mergers. With 120 images and evocative writing, it encapsulates the histories of the major, minor, obscure, but nonetheless historically significant truck manufacturers. Detailed captions and supportive text complement contemporary brochures, period literature, factory photos, and over fifty new, previously unpublished colour photos of restored examples to relate the importance of these historic vehicles.
Formula 5000 Motor Racing – Back then ... and back now
This book is a trip down memory lane, recalling the days when Formula 5000 cars roared around the race tracks in Britain and Europe, creating a lot of noise and, occasionally, dust. The wail of a 5-litre engine was often more spine-tingling than ANY other racing car! Nowadays, many of the same cars show modern day spectators just what Formula 5000 was. Few, if any, of the drivers are prima donnas, and many want to know what their car did before it came into their possession. This book answers those questions and many more.
Mike&Scrabble – A guide to training your new human
Mike&Scrabble is an often funny, sometimes melancholy, and occasionally accurate guide to understanding the relationship between a dog and a human. A picture book for adults that grew out of one human trying to remember why he ended up with a dog, and sharing his thoughts as pictures on social media.