Nobody built sports cars like British manufacturers in the 1950s and 1960s. There was something very special about the combination of low-slung open two-seater bodywork with a spartan interior, a slick sporting gearchange and a rorty exhaust note. This was w... read more
No driver is as connected to a single track as the legendary Peter Brock is to Bathurst.
Half a century ago, a shy and bearded Brock first took on Mount Panorama, the track he was destined to dominate with a record nine wins, earning him the mantle ‘King of the Mountai... read more
The Bugatti Veyron's statistics are mind-boggling: 0-60mph in 2.5 seconds; a top speed of 253 mph; tyres that cost œ20,000 a set and an engine with ten radiators and four turbos; a launch control system taken from F1 a... read more
A totally rewritten edition Motorhome Electrics (now Caravan & Motorhome Electrics) is available from late January 2013. The content now also covers every aspect of designing, installing and fault finding of the electrics in fifth wheel and conventional caravans and camper trailers.
The b... read more
Cars--The Early Years offers an unusual perspective on 75 years of automotive history, from Benz motorcars through two World Wars, affluence and economic crisis, through the 1950s.
The history of automobile design is full of striking and beautiful designs, from the elegant limousines and racers of the 1920s, through muscular and powerful classics such as the Corvette Stingray, to today's supercars including the Bugatti Veyron. This title provides a g... read more
For this book, Frank Raczon dug up the dirt and constructed the only modern history of the world's heaviest machinery. So many things differentiate the Caterpillar brand from its competitors that it can be difficult to know where to begin. From its trademark Caterpillar Yellow to its tradition of maki... read more
Boeing and Airbus may dominate today's commercial aircraft market, but there are dozens of smaller manufacturers producing excellent airplanes to service short- and medium-distance routes. Dozens of these commercial aircraft-from the immortal Douglas DC-3 to the unrivaled Boeing 747-are covered here, a... read more
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Drawing on two decades of involvement with the local classic car scene, NZ Classic Car magazine has selected over thirty gorgeous classic cars in order to celebrate our nation's continuing love affair ... read more