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  • THE KARTING MANUAL. THE COMPLETE BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO COMPETITIVE KARTING
    JOAO DINIZ SANCHES
    In recent years, karting has grown significantly as an accessible, affordable introduction to motorsport with the emergence of indoor karting tracks across Europe, and many first-time karters are sufficiently stirred by the experience to want to progress further. Now in its second edition, this comprehensive practical book covers all the fundamentals of kart racing, catering fo...
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    25,00 €

  • AMERICAN WOODIES 1928-1953
    NORM MORT
    Features• Comprehensive guide to Woodie makers and model ranges from 1928-1953 • Deeply researched history reveals many little known facts • Unique and rare models • Factory photos, advertisements and original brochure images • All these cars and station wagons were produced for North American markets • Detailed photos of unique designs • Production data • 100 images including ...
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    20,00 €

  • AMERICAN STATION WAGONS THE GOLDEN ERA 1950-1975
    NORM MORT
    Features• Comprehensive guide to station wagon manufacturers and models built from 1950-1975 • Deeply researched history reveals many little known facts • Unique and rare models included • Factory photos, advertisements and original brochure images • Models produced for Canadian and American markets • Engine and other detail photos • Production data • 100 pictures, including ap...
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    19,00 €

  • ART DECO AND BRITISH CAR DESIGN.THE AIRLINE CARS OF THE 1930S
    BARRIE DOWN
    Features• The story of British car streamline styling • Identifies the influence Art Deco had on automotive design • Thumbnail biographies of 1930s British automotive designers collected for the first time • Contemporary illustrations • High quality photographs of the surviving cars, many previously unpublished DescriptionA unique account of a radical era in automotive design. ...
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    31,00 €

  • AMERICAN INDEPENDENT AUTOMAKERS. AMC TO WILLYS 1945 TO 1960
    NORM MORT
    Features• Comprehensive guide to the complete model ranges • Deeply researched history reveals many little known facts • Unique and rare models • Production data and main features on individual models • Issue dates, codes and packing for individual models and variations • 120 high quality colour photographs, original ads, factory photos and brochure images • Engine and detail p...
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    19,00 €

  • OLD SCHOOL CUSTOMS TOP TRADITIONAL CUSTOM CAR BUILDERS
    ALAN MAYES
    In the late 1930s, as roadster- and coupe-driving hot rodders started families, they suddenly needed reliable cars that could transport more than two people. Thus, custom cars were born—passenger automobiles turned into one-of-a-kind art pieces reflecting the aesthetic sensibilities of their owners and builders. Today, the mild-to-wild styles and techniques that grew out of the...
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    48,00 €

  • THE HENNEY MOTOR COMPANY: THE COMPLETE HISTORY
    THOMAS MCPHERSON
    Initially assembling its own complete vehicles, Henney mounted its premium-quality hearse and ambulance bodies on such diverse chassis as Essex, Ford, Lincoln, Pontiac, Pierce-Arrow, Oldsmobile, Velie—and at least one Austin. The harsh economic climate of the 1930s brought Henney and Packard together, Henney hitching its wagon to the Packard star to become the sole American pro...
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    73,00 €

  • GT THE WORLD'S BEST GT CARS 1953-1973
    SAM DAWSON
    FeaturesNo-one has written a book exclusively on this topic before • Grand Tourers capture an immensely evocative cultural zeitgeist • Many of the cars in this book are practical and accessible • The stories behind these cars creations make for interesting reading • It gives some limelight to 2+2s since overshadowed by supercars • It encourages readers to use classic cars as or...
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    46,00 €

  • ULTIMATE OFF-ROAD ADVENTURE GUIDE
    IVAN STEWART
    Written by the undisputed king of off-road racing, Ivan "Ironman" Stewart, and packed with entertaining personal anecdotes and priceless tips and advice, this guide tells readers everything they need to know to plan and embark on their own off-road adventures. Drawing on more than 35 years of experience driving some of the toughest, most rugged and remote terrain imaginable, St...
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    34,00 €

  • CHAPMANS CAR COMPENDIUM THE ESSENTUAL BOOK OF CAR FACTS AND TRIVIA
    GILES CHAPMAN
    At last: a book packed with addictive automotive trivia aimed at every car fan worldwide. Intended to be dipped into (although inevitably read from cover to cover, in the best tradition of all good reference books), Chapman’s Car Compendium takes the reader on a fascinating global journey of bumper-to-bumper facts and other miscellanea. What is the brake horsepower of the 10 mo...
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    19,00 €

  • HOW TO REBUILD AND MODIFY YOUR MUSCLE CAR
    JASON SCOTT
    As cool as classic muscle cars might be, theyre only as good as the automotive technology of their era. Thats where this book comes in. With clear, easy-to-follow instructions, this guide shows how to give your car all the muscle of our day while preserving its classic styling. In this updated and fully illustrated edition of his popular handbook, veteran overhauler and automot...
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    32,00 €

  • CAR GUIDE 2007 THE FACTS THE FIGURES THE KNOWLEDGE
    HENRI STOLWIJK
    This pocket-sized, illustrated guide covers every significant make and model of car sold in Europe and North America during the 2006-2007 model year, from giants like Ford and VW to small-scale manufacturers such as Morgan and Noble. Each model is pictured in colour, with a data table providing vital statistics to enable comparisons between models. Providing full details for ov...
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    19,00 €

  • THE CAR DESIGN YEARBOOK 4 THE DEFINITIVE ANNUAL GUIDE TO ALL NEW CONCEPT & PRODUCTION CARS WORLDWIDE
    STEPHEN NEWBURY
    This brand new edition of the definitive annual guide to car design features all the new cars launched worldwide from April 2004 to March 2005. Also included are special features on wheel design and the use of virtual reality in car design, profiles of the year's leading designers, a full technical glossary and a list of all the motor shows in the year ahead. The Car Design Yea...
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    46,50 €

  • ROCKIN DOWN THE HIGHWAY THE CARS AND PEOPLE THAT MADE ROCK ROLL
    PAUL GRUSHKIN
    FINALLY, THE FIRST ILLUSTRATED, BOOK-LENGTH HISTORY OF THE LONG AND WINDING INTERPLAY BETWEEN ROCK & ROLL AND THE AUTOMOBILE. With the help of more than 1,000 evocative images, including many not previously seen in print, prominent rock historian Paul Grushkin presents an expansive celebration of the unholy marriage of rock & roll and internal combustion. Postwar America witnes...
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    51,00 €

  • BRIGHTON BELLES A CELEBRATION OF VETERAN CARS
    DAVID BURGESS WISE
    Celebrated every year in the famous London-Brighton run, veteran cars represent the very dawn of motoring, from the middle of the nineteenth century up until 1904. This book tells a very personal story of the invention of the automobile and the cars that set in motion one of the biggest social revolutions the world has ever seen.At the start of the 1880s there were just a few p...
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    46,00 €

  • THE MICHELIN MAN AN UNAUTHORIZED ADVERTISING SHOWCASE
    RUDY LECOADIC
    The Michelin® Man has been the subject of thousands of advertising and automobilia items around the world for over 100 years, many with exceptional graphic designs. This compendium concentrates on the most outstanding graphic design examples from 1900 to the 1950s, many in full color. Over 400 beautiful posters, hood ornaments, tin and porcelain signs, counter displays, three-d...
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    35,00 €

  • A-Z BRITISH COACHBUILDERS 1919-1960
    NICK WALKER
    As Britain emerged from war in 1945, the pent-up demand for new cars, which had not been produced for more than five years, represented not only a major challenge but also an unrepeatable opportunity for the British motor industry. Yet by 1980, when the period covered by this book closes, many old-established marques had faded away and others were in the closing stages of a pai...
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    65,00 €

  • VOLKSWAGEN BUS TYPE 2 TRANSPORTER CAMPER BUS VAN PICKUP WAGON
    MALCOLM BOBBITT
    DescriptionThe full story of the Transporter from the earliest 'Split-screen' types through the 'Bay-window' models to the later 'Wedge' generation. SynopsisWhen Dutchman Ben Pon saw motorised trollies built from Beetle chassis and running gear carrying components around Wolfsburg in 1947, he sketched in his notebook an outline for a simply constructed van.Although Pon's 'box o...
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    37,00 €

  • ATMOSPHERE AND LIGHT THE ART OF BARRY ROWE
    BARRY ROWE
    Barry Rowe is in a long tradition of English artists focused on the car. His bold style emphasizes atmosphere and light. Almost all his paintings show warmth, which reflects his love for dawn and dusk. His technique involves layering colors to get interesting contrasts and underpainting in dark tones. Barry attended Coventry College of Art and later devoted himself full time to...
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    148,00 €

  • THE MOTORSPORT ART OF DEXTER BROWN
    ROBERTS EDWARDS
    Dexter Brown is one of the foremost artists working in the automotive field. He paints in two distinct ways. His dynamic abstract style is familiar to many motorsport fans but, under the pseudonym of de Bruyne, he also does Impressionistic pictures of the Edwardian era, when motoring was new. His other work, for rock concerts and the theatre, not to mention his street scenes an...
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    65,50 €

  • AM GENERAL HUMMERS BUSES POSTAL JEEPS
    PATRICK R.FOSTER
    Patrick R. Foster. While AM General is almost totally unknown, it makes some of the most recognizable vehicles in the world including the Hummer, Humvee, and postal Jeeps. During its relatively short life AM General has produced a wide range of commercial and military vehicles including postal service Jeeps and vans, military trucks from the 1/4- up to 5-ton models, military tr...
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    38,00 €

  • FWD TRUCKS 1910-1974 PHOTO ARCHIVE
    ROBERT GABRICK
    Established in 1910, The Four Wheel Drive Auto Company was created to produce automobiles. "The Battleship", Americas "first successful four-wheel-drive automobile" was offered for sale in the companys 1911 sales catalog. However, the start of World War I in 1914 and the unsuccessful expedition to Mexico to capture Pancho Villa in 1916 led to a change and the production of over...
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    38,00 €

  • CHEVY PICKUP TRUCKS
    STEVE STATHAM
    Beautifully restored original trucks, from the first Model T truck of 1918 through the mid-1990s! Color photographs, brochures and older ads reveal a variety of popular light-duty, collectible Cameo, El Camino, Corvair 95 and Blazer models ...
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    19,00 €

  • FORD PICKUP TRUCKS
    STEVE STATHAM
    Brochures, manuals, older ads, and archival photographs plus full-color photos of restored Ford pickup trucks from the first Model T trucks through current models fill this all-color pictorial tribute. ...
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    14,00 €

  • CHEVROLET PICKUP
    MIKE MUELLER
    In the pages of Chevrolet Pickups, youll find a legendary tale of how Chevrolets line of trucks evolved from cars with beds...to the sophisticated luxurious trucks of modern times. Muellers text includes the rise of the Depression-era trucks that made Chevrolet the number one manufacturer of light pickups, and Chevys 30-year run in that top spot. Mueller explains how the leader...
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    46,50 €

  • A CENT ALHEURE A TRAVERS LE SAHARA
    FREDERIC LOISEAU
    Frédéric Loiseau s'ennuie. Militaire au sein du 4ème chasseur d'Afrique, il traîne sa détresse de camps militaires en palais peuplés « d'hommes intelligents, de femmes souvent ravissantes et de [...] serviteurs indigènes qui glissaient sur les tapis, en costume des "Mille et une Nuits" et passaient des plateaux de caviar et de champagne millésimé. » C'est d'ailleurs au cours de...
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    48,50 €

  • PRATIQUE 4X4 CONDUITE TECHNIQUES EQUIPEMENTS
    R.FLORENT
    Indispensable au propiétaire de 4X4 désirant exploiter les capacités de son véhicule comme au pratiquant averti, cet ouvrage est une véritable encyclopédie pratique du 4X4. Des conseis pour choisir et acheter votre tout-terrain, vos équipements, vos accessoires, vous garantissent une pratique sûre et informée. Des explications claires, illustrées de schémas et de photographies,...
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    46,00 €

  • CROISIERE JAUNE CHRONIQUES 1929-1933
    ERIC DESCHAMPS
    Introduction: Il était une fois Chapitre 1 : 1929. Les préparatifs Chapitre 2 : 1931. Un printemps en Asie Chapitre 3 : 1931. Les Pamir Chapitre 4 : 1931-1932. Ensemble, enfin !Chapitre 5 : 1932. Retour Chronologie de la mission Centre-Asie Crédit photographique et remerciements ...
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    34,50 €

  • CROISIERES CITROEN CARNETS DE ROUTE AFRICAINS
    ERIC DESCHAMPS
    les Croisières CITROEN en Afrique : Carnets de route AfricainsAlbum richement illustré des photos réalisées pendant ces raids, reprend les journeaux de l époque et laisse la parole à ceux qui ont vécu cette épopéetres beau livre ...
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    122,50 €

  • MODERN SPORTS & GT CARS UNDER 20K$ ILLUSTRATED BUYERS GUIDE
    MATT STONE
    If youre in the market for an affordable sports car, this is an invaluable guide. Read complete background information on popular sports and GT cars, including quotes from auto magazine tests, "for" and "against" comments, and a report card rating system for everything from performance and reliability to resale value. Showcased cars include the Mazda RX-7 and Miata; Toyota MR-2...
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    26,50 €