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Image for Inside Indy Car Racing, 1990

Inside Indy Car Racing, 1990

By: Amabile, Rick

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Clovis, CA, USA, Am Cars: 1990

Seller ID: 038467

ISBN: 096223821X

Condition: Very Good


Explains every facet from cars and engines to the history of various subjects that comprise the sport. A very good clean large format paperback illustrated with b.w. photographs. 62 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Wide Open : Days and Nights on the Nascar Tour

By: Assael, Shaun

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Ballantine Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 053338

ISBN: 0345407253

Condition: Very Good


Looks at one full year on the NASCAR circuit as it's never been examined before, exploring the life, the loves, the blood feuds of the stars, the grunts, the drivers, mechanics, wives, girlfriends, and the moneymen. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 336 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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American Automobile Racing : An Illustrated History

By: Bochroch, Albert R.

Price: £37.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Patrick Stephens: 1974

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 038496

ISBN: 0850591732

Condition: Very Good


The complete story of American automobile racing in one volume, from American participation in the 1894 European events, and the very first gasoline-automobile race held in the US - the Chicago Times-Herald in 1895 to the United States Auto Clubs announcement of improved safety regulations sparked by the tragic 1973 Indianapolis 500. A very good clean hardback in very good dustwrapper. Illustrated throughout with b.w. photographs. 260 pages including index. Prompt disp... View more info

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The Sports Car : Its Design and Performance

By: Campbell, Colin

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall: 1955

Edition: Fourth Impression

Seller ID: 064777

Condition: Good


Written by Mr. Colin Campbell, a research engineer by profession, and a keen competitor in club events who has been driving sports cars for the past twenty years. Clean, square hardback in a price-clipped d/w showing shelfwear & tear and minor loss - 262 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Great Motor Races

By: Carter, Bruce (editor)

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038640

Condition: Good


Looks at some of the legendary races including Fangio's greatest race of all - the 1957 German Grand Prix at the Nurburgring. Good, clean hardback with some light sunning to page edges and foxing to prelims. 192 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Kart Racing on a Shoestring

By: Chapman, Steve

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Chislehurst, Kent, Lodgemark Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062081

ISBN: 0850770947

Condition: Near Fine


72-page booklet explaining how to participate in the sport without breaking the bank. Clean, bright copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Schumacher: The Life of the New Formula 1 Champion

By: Collings, Timothy

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 1995

Seller ID: 022966

ISBN: 074751965X

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w charting the rise to fame and fortune of the German F1 champion. 200 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Eddie Jordan : The Biography

By: Collings, Timothy

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Ted Smart: 2002

Seller ID: 027007

Condition: Very Good


Reveals how this extraordinarily driven man became so successful. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w protected by a plastic jacket. Faintest tanning to page edges - 314pp including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The T.T. Riders

By: Dixon, Alan

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London & Basingstoke, Stanley Paul: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049625

Condition: Very Good


The story of the men and machines who have made world motor-cycle racing history and for whom the Tourist Trophy was a way of life. Some light spotting to prelims else a clean square hardback in a d/w showing some wear & tear - 184 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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MG : Past & Present

By: Fletcher, Rivers

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Gentry Books: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038412

ISBN: 0856140740

Condition: Very Good


Charts the history of the greatest British sports car, and the models that have emerged from the Abingdon works which have created a cult following which has generated the largest club membership of any marque in Great Britain. Good, clean hardback in an unclipped d/w - 240 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Foggy : The Championship Years

By: Fogarty, Carl ; Bramwell, Neil

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, CollinsWillow: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039750

ISBN: 0007190700

Condition: Near Fine


Features images of all his 59 World Superbike victories, his 5 World Endurance successes in 1992, rare pictures of his 4 F1 TT wins in 1988 and 1989, as well as shots from the Isle of Man and Macau. Large format hardback in an unclipped d/w - 192 pages. Appears unread - Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The 2004 Formula 1 Season

By: Galeron, Jean-Francois

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Switzerland, Chronosport: 2004

Seller ID: 014846

ISBN: 2847070613

Condition: As New


Still in shrink-wrap. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Healey

By: Garnier, Peter ( Compiler )

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Feltham, Middlesex, Temple Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038474

ISBN: 0600350258

Condition: Very Good


Compiled from the archives of Autocar. Includes descriptions and technical articles, full road tests and driving impressions and coverage of the extensive rallying, racing and record breaking activities which made the name Healey famous throughout the world. Large format hardback with some light sunning to page edges - 160 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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500-c.c. Racing

By: Grant, Gregor

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, G.T. Foulis:

Seller ID: 038385

Condition: Good


The author, an interested observer, looks at the birth and history of 500 cc racing, as well as some of its amateur builders, and racing personalities. Square, tight hardback copy of this now hard-to-find title, which has darkened to the spine and has a little soiling to covers though internally clean. 178 pages. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. Undated but foreword dated 1950. View more info

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The Indianapolis 500

By: Krishef, Robert K.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, USA, Lerner Publishing Group: 1978

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 062277

ISBN: 082250412X

Condition: Very Good


52-page booklet looking at the life and times of one of the most famous races in the world. Clean, bright copy with some light edgewear to boards. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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For the Record : My Years with Ferrari

By: Lauda, Niki; Mosley, Diana

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, William Kimber: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050881

ISBN: 0718300165

Condition: Very Good


Lauda's memoirs of the period in his career in which he faced his biggest challenge - his battle for survival after a horrific accident in the 1976 World Championship from which he miraculously fought back to go on and win the 1977 Championship. Small sticker to front endpaper else a very good clean hardback in dustwrapper which is wrinkled to front cover. Illustrated with b/w photographs. 222 pages. Next post UK dispatch View more info

Image for Golden Oldies : Classic Bike Road Tests

Golden Oldies : Classic Bike Road Tests

By: Nicks, Mike (editor)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Patrick Stephens Ltd: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038420

ISBN: 0850595711

Condition: Very Good


Reveals what it is really like to ride a vintage machine. More than 20 bikes are ridden and tested in detail and each is comprehensively illustrated with b/w photographs of the design which gave the bike its individuality. Good, clean hardback in an unclipped d/w - 160 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Great Racing Cars of the Donington Collection

By: Nye, Doug; Goddard, Geoffrey

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Basingstoke, Hampshire, Macmillan Leisure Books: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054444

ISBN: 0333178130

Condition: Very Good


With a foreword by Tom Wheatcroft. Tells the vigorous and fascinating history of Grand Prix motor racing. Small tippex marks to ffep else a clean large format hardback in a d/w - 143 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Tricks of the Rally Game

By: Palm, Gunnar; Völker, Herbert

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Shepperton, Surrey, Ian Allan Ltd: 1972

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 054085

ISBN: 0711003505

Condition: Good


Translated from the German by Charles Meisl. Gripping insight into the lives and work of top-class rally drivers with first-hand accounts of the world's great rallies. Some light sunning to page edges else a good clean hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear - 128 pages. Foreword by Henry Ford II. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for The Lonsdale Library of Sports, Games and Pastimes Series, Volume XXVII - Motor Racing

The Lonsdale Library of Sports, Games and Pastimes Series, Volume XXVII - Motor Racing

By: Parker, Eric ( Editor )

Price: £37.50

Publisher: London, Seeley Service & Co Ltd:

Seller ID: 038346

Condition: Good


Not dated, circa late 30's early 40's. Includes over 130 illustrations. Internally clean copy with some odd spotting to endpapers. Some light bumping to boards and slight opening to hinges. 256 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info