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Our Favorite Gifts

These 10 books should be on every motor enthusiast’s shelf. These titles have topics that range from basic auto repair and histories of some of the most popular marques to biographies of the people who made the auto industry what it is today. They’re the books that will bring the biggest smiles when they are opened this holiday season. P. 4

Strange but True Tales of Car Collecting

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The Art of the Muscle Car: Collector’s Edition

Both car collectors and fans of outrageous classic car stories will find entertainment in these wild car-collecting tales. Hardcover • 256pp • 6.25 x 9.25” • 20 color & 20 b/w images #210318 $28.00 The icons of muscle car art are all here, on full display in this lavishly illustrated volume. Hardcover • 240pp • 10.75 x 12.25” • 245 color images #210418 $60.00

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Mustang: Fifty Years

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Corvette Stingray

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Porsche 911: 50 Years

Acclaimed Mustang writer Donald Farr celebrates an unbroken lineage of muscle that continues to this day. Hardcover • 256pp • 10 x 12.25” • 200 color & 200 b/w images #200364 $50.00


Behind-the-scenes photographs will take you as close to the car as you can get without sitting behind the wheel. Hardcover • 192pp • 9.5 x 10.875” • 350 color images #200268 $40.00

Read the whole story -- design and development, racing and competition, engineering and technology, style and culture. Hardcover • 512pp • 10.0 x 10.0” • 200 color & 200 b/w images #193959 $79.95

Autocourse Official Illustrated History of the Indianapolis 500

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This is the story of more than 100 editions of the race. Hardcover • 400pp • 9 x 12.25” • 900 color & b/w images #215109 $79.95

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Corvette Racing

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Professional Sheet Metal Fabrication

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100 Years of the Isle of Man TT

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North American Railroad Family Trees

This book delves deep into Corvette’s on-track history to provide the most thorough Corvette racing history ever published. Hardcover • 256pp • 10 x 12.25” • 155 color & 95 b/w images #194925 $60.00 This number-one resource for sheet metal workers old and new will walk you through the ins and outs of any successful sheet metal project. Paperback • 304pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 559 color images #211239 $39.99

This updated edition covering the 2007 - 2012 races, reveals the event’s colorful history of high-speed activities. Hardcove • 288pp • 8.25 x 11.6875” • 350 color images #214575 $44.95 This railroad history is presented in a graphic format, helping the rail fan make sense of the train lines that shaped North American rail. Hardcover • 160pp • 8.75 x 11.25” • 59 color & 25 b/w images #211636 $40.00

Art of the Classic Car


Peter Harholdt & Peter Bodensteiner Featuring the stunning studio photography of Peter Harholdt lavished on the most significant automobiles from the 1910s to early 1940s, every page contains portraits of some of the most important cars ever made, accompanied by an essay from automotive expert Peter Bodensteiner that places the model contextually within automotive history. Hardcover • 224pp • 12.25 x 10.75” • 206 color images


#210622 $50.00

Million-Dollar Classics The World’s Most Expensive Cars NEW Martin Derrick & Simon Clay All of the cars featured in this elegant book attained auction prices of $1,000,000 or more, making them the most desired and expensive cars in the world. The stunning images are accompanied by an informative text that gives the reader the specs, history and other fascinating details. Hardcover • 192pp • 9.75 x 11” • illustrated throughout #214048 $14.99

Strange but True Tales of Car Collecting Drowned Bugattis, Buried Belvederes, Felonious Ferraris and other Wild Stories of Automotive Misadventure NEW Keith Martin Both car collectors and fans of outrageous classic car, muscle car, and sports car stories will find entertainment in these wildest car-collecting stories of all time, focusing on tales of the most eccentric and over-the-top collectors and collections.


Hardcover • 256pp • 6.25 x 9.25” • 20 color & 20 b/w images #210318 $28.00

History’s Greatest Automotive Mysteries, Myths, and Rumors Revealed James Dean’s Killer Porsche, NASCAR’s Fastest Monkey, Bonnie and Clyde’s Getaway Car, and More BESTSELLER Matt Stone & Preston Lerner Rumors, myths, and fantastic stories have swirled around the automobile since the first car appeared over 100 years ago. Here is a juicy selection covering subjects from racing to automakers, crime to pop culture, and historical to modern day. Read it and be amazed! Hardcover • 256pp • 6.25 x 9.25” • 68 color & 80 b/w images #194764 $26.00


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Mike Brewer’s The Wheeler Dealer Know How! NEW Mike Brewer Millions follow Mike and Edd’s collectible car adventures on Discovery Channel’s Wheeler Dealer series. Here’s the book to accompany the series. Hardcover • 128pp • 7.64 x 9.76” • 200 images #211417 $24.95

Incredible Barn Finds NEW Wallace A. Wyss All over the world, car collectors compete for that ultimate find—a rare model car forgotten in a barn that can be bought for a song. Paperback • 288pp • 6 x 9” • 20 images #213159 $22.95

Rockin’ Garages BESTSELLER Tom Cotter, Ken Gross & Michael Alan Ross Some of the music world’s big names are also serious car guys. See collections of Jimmie Vaughn, Billy Joel, Brian Johnson (AC/ DC), J Geils, Brad Whitford (Aerosmith), and others. Hardcover • 192pp • 9.875 x 11.25” • 217 color & 3 b/w images #194751 $35.00

Dream Garages BESTSELLER Kris Palmer Featured are 21 motorhead havens, where automotive and motorcycle enthusiasts store and work on the objects of their passion. This is the Architectural Digest for those whose veins run with gasoline. Paperback • 192pp • 9 x 9” • 241 color & 13 b/w images #194920 $24.99

The Hemi in the Barn BESTSELLER Tom Cotter & Jay Leno With more than 40 stories of amazing finds and automotive resurrections, avid collectors big and small recall the thrills of the hunt, the tips and hunches followed, and the heart-stopping payoff. Paperback • 256pp • 6 x 9” • 106 color & 24 b/w images #194826 $19.99

The Corvette in the Barn BESTSELLER Tom Cotter & Keith Martin This is a collection of true, often amazing, stories and essays about car collectors and enthusiasts who have discovered unusual and desirable cars, forgotten in all kinds of places. Hardcover • 256pp • 6.25 x 9.25” • 125 color images #149610 $26.00

Road Hogs Detroit’s Big, Beautiful Luxury Performance Cars of the 1960s and 1970s BESTSELLER Eric Peters Celebrate the greatness of the magnificent performance luxury cars that rolled out of Detroit during the classic era, like the Cadillac Eldorado, Chrysler 300, Chevy Monte Carlo, Buick Riviera, and more. Hardcover • 160pp • 9.5 x 11.125” • 165 color & 2 b/w images #147301 $35.00

Chevy Classics Anthony Young This book examines the history and legend surrounding what have become three of the most beloved years in Chevrolet’s history: 1955, 1956 and 1957. Hardcover • 160pp • 10 x 10” • illustrated throughout #180715 $14.99

My First Car BESTSELLER Matt Stone This book captures those wonderful moments of automotive initiation as they were lived by such luminaries as Jay Leno, Mario Andretti, Patrick Dempsey, Danica Patrick, Sir Stirling Moss, Gregg Allman, and more. Hardcover • 224pp • 6.25 x 9.25” • 95 color & 29 b/w images #145817 $25.00

Fifties Flashback Dennis Adler Capturing the spirit of post-World War II America and the era of tail fins, this is the story of Detroit as it produced the first completely new automobiles since the 1930s. Hardcover • 160pp • 10 x 10” • illustrated throughout #180717 $14.99 • 1-800-458-0454


The Illustrated Directory of Muscle Cars NEW Pepperbox Press The American public’s love for speed and power has inspired generations of muscle cars. This beautifully illustrated book celebrates the complete history of the muscle car. Hardcover • 432pp • 9 x 12” • illustrated throughout #213411 $24.99

The Ultimate Guide to Muscle Cars Jim Glastonbury Muscle cars are a quintessentially North American phenomenon, owing their outrageous existence to a very simple formula. Celebrate this groundbreaking method, its history and explore the excitement of Trans-Am/NASCAR racing. Hardcover • 448pp • 11 x 8.50” • illustrated throughout #180401 $24.99

Muscle Cars BESTSELLER Mike Mueller The 1960s and early 1970s were the age of raw American automotive power. Explore this era and the current models with a broad survey of classic muscle. Paperback • 240pp • 6.5 x 8.25” • 361 color images #149664 $19.99

How to Keep Your Muscle Car Alive Harvey White, Jr. Muscle cars were made to be driven, not entombed in a museum. The trouble is, classic muscle cars are nearly 50 years old and need a bit more maintenance than newer models. Paperback • 224pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 200 color images #145828 $29.99

American Diner Michael Karl Witzel Fast food restaurants stand aside: This book is a calorie-free, blueplate special of nostalgia, heaped high with a generous helping of vintage photographs and classic ads. Hardcover • 160pp • 10 x 10” • illustrated throughout #195495 $14.99

All-American Truck Stops Guy Kudlemeyer From the first “Mom & Pop” stops, to the truck stops built by oil companies, to today’s travel plazas, this is the first in-depth history of America’s truck stops. Paperback • 160pp • 8.5 x 11.0” • 100 color & 200 b/w images #196311 $34.95

Fill’er Up! Tim Russell Catchy slogans, architecture and color scheme, incentives and giveaways, and clever advertising from the first few decades of the 20th century until today’s fully stocked convenience stores are covered in this book. Hardcover • 208pp • 9.50 x 11.25” • illustrated throughout #211531 $14.99

Life is a Highway BESTSELLER Darwin Holmstrom & Melinda Keefe This collection of great automotive writing features works from Stephen King, Jack Kerouac, Peter Egan, Jeremy Clarkson, Jay Leno, P.J. O’Rourke, Rowan Atkinson, and others. Hardcover • 288pp • 6.25 x 9.25” • 63 b/w images #149686 $25.00

Roadside Relics Will Shiers The most comprehensive and beautifully photographed collection of abandoned cars ever published, this volume preserves for all time the exquisite skeletons of American automotive might. Paperback • 208pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 250 color images #149864 $21.99

Sleeping Beauties USA Bjoern Marek This book honors rusted and forgotten automotive treasures that have been found parked alongside the highways of America, waiting to be discovered again. Hardcover • 96pp • 10.0 x 10.0” • 62 color images #193676 $24.95


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The Art of the Muscle Car Collector’s Edition BESTSELLER David Newhardt, Peter Harholdt & Brock Yates The icons of muscle car art are all here, on full display in this lavishly illustrated volume, each described in a detailed essay followed by a gallery of portraits and special gatefold presentations that capture the art of the muscle car at its finest. Hardcover • 240pp • 10.75 x 12.25” • 245 color images #210418 $60.00

The Complete Book of Classic Dodge and Plymouth Muscle Every Model from 1960 to 1974 BESTSELLER Mike Mueller From lifelong car enthusiast and photographer Mike Mueller, this is an in-depth look at the specialty driving machines that have made Mopar performance an enduring part of American automotive culture. Extensive details, specs, and spectacular photographs allow this book to stand alone as the ultimate resource on America’s muscle cars. Flexibound • 288pp • 9.25 x 10.5625” • 462 color & 63 b/w images #210902 $29.99

The All-American Muscle Car The Birth, Death and Resurrection of Detroit’s Greatest Performance Cars BESTSELLER Jim Wangers, Colin Comer, Randy Leffingwell, Joe Oldham & David Newhardt

Hardcover • 192pp • 9.875 x 11.25” • 200 color & 32 b/w images #200265 $40.00

The American Drive-In Movie Theatre Don Sanders & Susan Sanders Relive the magic and excitement of the drive-in experience through rare photographs, lively text, and entertaining personal stories. From the first theaters of the early 1930s to the successful ozoners of today, the glorious history of the drive-in is told. Hardcover • 160pp • 10 x 10” • illustrated throughout #211873 $14.99 • 1-800-458-0454



Celebrate the 50-year history of this breed through stunning modern and archival photography, and brilliant essays from today’s top muscle-car writers. This book covers the introduction and early years of muscle; cultural trends that made muscle cars so wildly popular; pop culture that surrounded the cars; and racing, both legal and illegal.

Route 66 Treasures Featuring Rare Facsimile Memorabilia from America’s Mother Road NEW Jim Hinckley It’s been more than half a century since Route 66 functioned as a major cross-country thoroughfare, but following its displacement by the U.S. Interstate system, advertising used to promote Route 66 motels, diners, souvenir shops, and the road itself became sought-after collectibles. This new look examines the road through the lens of those promotional and advertising efforts. Hardcover • 64pp • 11.25 x 8.75” • 100 color & 50 b/w images


#211641 $30.00

The Route 66 Encyclopedia BESTSELLER Jim Hinckley An encyclopedia with a twist, this book presents alphabetical entries on Route 66 history, landmarks, personalities, and culture, from Bobby Troup’s anthem Route 66 to The Grapes of Wrath to the Wigwam Motel, illustrated with old and new, color and black-and-white photos and memorabilia. Hardcover • 288pp • 8.75 x 11.25” • 361 color & 225 b/w images #149648 $45.00

Concours d’Elegance Dream Cars and Lovely Ladies Patrick Lesueur & David Burgess-Wise This book offers a delicious journey back in time to witness the golden age of the concours d’elegance, its cars and the ladies who presented them. Over fifty coachbuilders are represented in the photographs and an index is provided. Hardcover • 208pp • 9.75 x 11.75” • color & b/w images


#200859 $69.00

Weird Cars A Century of the World’s Strangest Cars Stephen Vokins This marvelous book is a celebration of eccentric cars in all shapes and sizes—some of the most ugly, crazily designed and downright awkward vehicles of all time. Where else would you find descriptions and photographs of automotive oddities as diverse as the Gaylord Gentleman, Suminoe Flying Feather or Zil? Paperback • 288pp • 5.83 x 8.27” • 170 b/w & 80 color images #200687 $20.95


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Route 66 Lost & Found BESTSELLER Russell A. Olsen This new omnibus combines Route 66 Lost & Found volumes 1 and 2 and adds more than 50 new sites along the Mother Road not included in those two editions. Flexibound • 420pp • 8.5 x 8.5” • 156 color & 127 b/w images #149879 $30.00

Ghost Towns of Route 66 Jim Hinckley & Kerrick James Ghost towns lie all along the Mother Road. Tour more than 25 ghost towns, rich in stories and history, complemented by gorgeous sepia-tone and color photos. Hardcover • 160pp • 10.25 x 8.75” • 152 color & 21 b/w images #149670 $25.00

Ghost Towns of the Pacific Northwest Philip Varney This is a guidebook to the best boomtowns of Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia. Once thriving, these abandoned camps and pioneer villages still ring with history. Paperback • 224pp • 6 x 9” • 170 color & 1 b/w images #194881 $24.99

Ghost Towns of California Philip Varney Ghost town expert Philip Varney equips you with everything you need to explore these remnants of the past. Featured are maps, driving and walking directions, town histories, and stunning photography of 70 sites. Paperback • 240pp • 6 x 9” • 168 color images #193280 $24.99

Mini Minor to Asia Minor Nicola Susanne West Follow the inspiring trek of author Nicola West as she drives her 50-year-old Mini on a solo journey through three continents and 10 countries of the Middle East. Hardcover • 128pp • 8 x 10” • 95 color images #200093 $31.95

Barbecue Road Trip Michael Karl Witzel In his first book to examine the regional roots of American barbecue, food commentator Mike Witzel gives readers an eye-opening, mouth-watering look at histories, techniques, side dishes, and critically acclaimed restaurants. Hardcover • 192pp • 9.25 x 10.875” • illustrated throughout #195472 $14.99

TV Cars Giles Chapman Now available in paperback, this lively book takes a behind-thescenes look at four-wheeled stars from television. Paperback • 128pp • 6.75 x 6.75” • 200 color images #196340 $12.95

The Maharajas & Their Magnificent Motor Cars Gautam Sen This book is a full history of the automobile in India, and gives a complete study of India’s automotive elite, who purchased many exotic and exclusive cars from Western car makers. Hardcover • 384pp • 9.5 x 11.5” • 592 color images #196333 $59.95

Flying Cars Patrick J. Gyger This book may sound like a work of science fiction, but it’s all true. Cars designed to be flown and aircraft designed to be driven have been created surprisingly often. Hardcover • 192pp • 9 x 11” • 145 color & 97 b/w images #196351 $39.95

My Dad’s Motors Adam Powley Take a drive down motoring memory lane to a decidedly less politically correct time—when sexism was clearly an alien concept to carmakers all too eager to exploit the female form. Hardcover • 144pp • 6.0 x 6.0” • 135 color images #196344 $12.95 • 1-800-458-0454


Mustang: Fifty Years Celebrating America’s Only True Pony Car NEW Donald Farr & Edsel B. Ford II


Acclaimed Mustang writer Donald Farr celebrates an unbroken lineage of muscle that continues to this day: its phenomenal first-year sales, the new “pony car” genre it pioneered, and subsequent models that include the Mustang GT, Shelby GT350, Shelby GT500, Super Cobra Jet, Boss 302 and Boss 429. Hardcover • 256pp • 10 x 12.25” • 200 color & 200 b/w images #200364 $50.00

Mustang Boss 302 From Racing Legend to Modern Muscle Car NEW Donald Farr & Parnelli Jones Packed with brilliant photography and firsthand accounts from the people who created the original Boss, as well as the team that resurrected Ford’s most iconic Mustang, this is the story every Mustang enthusiast has been waiting to read. Hardcover • 160pp • 9.5 x 11.125” • 215 color & 51 b/w images #212422 $30.00

Inside Shelby American Wrenching and Racing with Carroll Shelby in the 1960s NEW John Morton In this book, Morton’s story is intertwined with the memories of other Shelby staffers of the early years of the brand, revealing through historic photography and an untold perspective the rousing story of America’s most legendary racer and car builder. Hardcover • 256pp • 6.25 x 9.25” • 46 color & 90 b/w images

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#200335 $28.00

SRT Viper America’s Supercar Returns Maurice Q. Liang In 2012, SRT unveiled its new fifth-generation Viper to an audience of anxious enthusiasts, and this officially licensed book, created in cooperation with SRT, tells the whole story of how this car came to be—the inside stories, the proposed possibilities, and pictures of what worked, and what didn’t. Hardcover • 160pp • 9.875 x 11.25” • 324 color images #194787 $40.00


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Mustang GT/CS Recognition Guide & Owner’s Manual NEW

Paul M. Newitt Licensed by Ford, this is the story of how the California-crazy car culture in the 1960s prompted the marketing of Mustang’s first factory-produced special edition. Hardcover • 224pp • 11 x 8.5” • 500+ images #215026 $100.00

Ford Mustang: First Generation 1964 to 1973 Matt Cook Drawing on first-hand experience of what can happen when you rely on basic paperwork and goodwill alone, this book offers insight into the would-be pitfalls of buying a 1964-1973 Ford Mustang. Paperback • 64pp • 5.47 x 7.68” • 100 images #200613 $19.95

Shelby Cobra Fifty Years BESTSELLER Colin Comer & Carroll Shelby This is a complete history of Cobra sports cars. Including Shelby’s decision to build a high-performance car, the book tells the history of the production of Cobra street and race cars. Hardcover • 256pp • 10 x 12.25” • 309 color & 119 b/w images #149719 $40.00

Mustang 1964 1/2 - 1973 NEW Mike Mueller The 1964-1/2 Mustang’s styling and performance, combined with an image-building marketing blitz, secured the car’s place as the forerunner in its class—a class that came to be known as pony cars. Hardcover • 168pp • 10 x 10” • illustrated throughout #214046 $14.99

Ford Ranger Pick-ups: 1993 thru 2011 NEW Editors of Haynes Manuals With a Haynes manual, you can do it yourself—from simple maintenance to basic repairs. Paperback • 352pp • 8.5 x 11” • illustrated throughout #214069 $26.95

Ford Pick-ups, Expedition and Lincoln Navigator NEW Editors of Haynes Manuals Haynes writes every book based on a complete teardown of the vehicle to learn the best ways to do a job that makes it quicker, easier and cheaper for you. Paperback • 352pp • 8.5 x 11” • illustrated throughout #214614 $26.95

‘40 Ford BESTSELLER Joseph P. Cabadas Auto historian Joe Cabadas delves into the archive of The Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan, to offer a complete history of the 1940 Ford. Hardcover • 160pp • 9.5 x 11.125” • 26 color & 163 b/w images #149572 $35.00

Chrysler 300 - Dodge Charger & Magnum: 2006 thru 2010 Editors of Haynes Manuals Haynes Manuals have clear instructions and hundreds of photographs that show each step. Whether you’re a beginner or a pro, you can save big with this book. Paperback • 304pp • 8.5 x 11” • illustrated throughout #212393 $26.95

Dodge Grand Caravan & Chrysler Town & Country: 2008 thru 2012 NEW Editors of Haynes Manuals With a Haynes manual, you can fix your Dodge Grand Caravan or Chrysler Town & Country yourself—from simple maintenance to basic repairs. Paperback • 304pp • 8.5 x 11” • illustrated throughout #215163 $26.95

Dodge Pick-ups: 2009 thru 2012 Editors of Haynes Manuals Haynes writes every book based on a complete teardown of the vehicle. Haynes learns the best ways to do a job and that makes it quicker, easier and cheaper for you to fix your Dodge pick-up. Paperback • 352pp • 8.5 x 11” • 700 color images #212193 $26.95 • 1-800-458-0454


Corvette BESTSELLER David Newhardt This book tells the full story of the legendary Corvette in photos of 50 potent models, from the original 1953 roadsters right up to the high-performance beasts of today. Paperback • 240pp • 6.5 x 8.25” • 334 color images #194699 $19.99

The Complete Book of Corvette BESTSELLER Mike Mueller


An exhaustive review of six generations of American high performance, from the first 6-cylinder ’Vette of 1953 through today’s fire-breathing, world-beating C6. Flexibound • 368pp • 9 x 10.3125” • 549 color & 119 b/w images #193302 $29.99

Legendary Corvettes BESTSELLER Randy Leffingwell & Dave Wendt Eighteen of the most legendary Corvettes of all time—from the earliest surviving Corvette ever built to the late first-generation Corvettes used in classic TV shows—are featured in this book. Hardcover • 176pp • 9.5 x 11.125” • 130 color & 13 b/w images #149588 $35.00

Corvette Black Book 1953-2014 NEW Mike Antonick The new Corvette Black Book presents 2014 data in the clear, concise, accurate and easy-to-read style that has made it the bestselling Corvette title ever. Paperback • 160pp • 4.375 x 10.25” • 65 images #213868 $19.95

The Conclusive Camaro Recognition Guide Volume 3: 1970-1973 John R. Hooper Truly a must have for anyone interested in 1970-73 Camaros, this book is completely full of color choices, data plates, trim tags, options, production numbers, and more. Paperback • 220pp • 8.5 x 11” • 206 b/w images #213188 $24.95

The Complete Book of Camaro BESTSELLER


David Newhardt This is a Camaro book like no other, covering the entire production history of Chevrolet’s iconic pony car, from the original concept car, code-named Panther, to the latest and greatest fifth-generation sensation. Hardcover • 288pp • 9.875 x 11.25” • 445 color images #149817 $50.00

American Cars NEW Craig Cheetham This book provides comprehensive coverage of 218 of the best loved automobiles produced in the US over the last 100 years. Hardcover • 448pp • 11.75 x 8.50” • illustrated throughout #214017 $24.99

American Woodies 1928-1953 Norm Mort This book takes a look at the American Woodies built from the 1920s to the early 1950s, which came in a variety of models including station wagons, convertibles and sedans. Paperback • 96pp • 8.0 x 7.5” • 100 color & b/w images #192351 $29.95

American Auto Legends NEW Michael Furman & Tracy Powell More than 50 of the most remarkable American cars ever produced are featured, from the “horseless carriages” of the early 1900s to the sleek and ultra-efficient machines of the early 21st century. Hardcover • 288pp • 12.50 x 9.50” • illustrated throughout #213950 $24.99

Wooden-Bodied Vehicles NEW Colin Peck Here is practical advice for anybody who is contemplating the purchase, restoration or even the building of a wooden-framed vehicle. Hardcover • 192pp • 8.25 x 11.7” • 450 color images #213036 $44.95


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Corvette Stingray The Seventh Generation of America’s Sports Car NEW Larry Edsall For the making of this book, GM granted author Larry Edsall exclusive access to engineers, designers, and other Corvette team members, as well as its own photographic archives, to create the complete inside story of this top-notch sports car. Behind-the-scenes photographs will take you as close to the car as you can get without sitting behind the wheel. Hardcover • 192pp • 9.5 x 10.875” • 350 color images


#200268 $40.00

Corvette Sixty Years


Randy Leffingwell Celebrate the first six decades of America’s sports car through hundreds of rare and unpublished photos from GM’s media and design archives and in-depth text, covering the revolution and evolution of America’s longest continuously produced nameplate, from Harley Earl’s initial concept to the 60th anniversary edition. Hardcover • 256pp • 10 x 12.25” • 246 color & 142 b/w images


#194715 $50.00



Anthony Young Take a look back at the Camaro from its introduction in 1967 up through the modern era. Anthony Young examines the evolution and development of four generations of Camaros, including research and development, manufacturing, and marketing. Hardcover • 160pp • 10 x 10” • illustrated throughout #214045 $14.99

The Rise and Fall of America’s Last Independent Automaker NEW Patrick R. Foster Author Patrick Foster provides the ultimate inside look into an American corporation that rose from the death throes of a once-thriving independent auto industry, putting up a valiant fight for nearly half a century before succumbing to the inexorable will of the corporate machine. Hardcover • 208pp • 9.875 x 11.25” • 241 color & 108 b/w images #210817 $45.00 • 1-800-458-0454



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Porsche 911: 50 Years


Randy Leffingwell Read the whole story—design and development, racing and competition, engineering and technology, style and culture. All the iconic 911 models are included and the people behind the cars are spotlighted, making this the most essential book in any Porsche fan’s library. Hardcover • 256pp • 10 x 12.25” • 150 color & 150 b/w images


#210105 $50.00

Porsche 911: 50 Years - SPECIAL EDITION

A special limited-edition version features a specially designed presentation box and includes a hand-picked gallery of gorgeous 911 art prints, exclusive to the owner of this edition and perfect for framing and displaying. Only 600 copies available. Slipcased • 256pp • 10 x 12.25” • 150 color & 150 b/w images #214059 $150.00

Porsche 911 Story The Entire Development History - Revised and Expanded Ninth Edition NEW Paul Frère & Tony Dron Describing the full history of this timeless sports car, this classic book is brought right up to date in a totally redesigned ninth edition that includes details of the models produced since 2006. Hardcover • 512pp • 10.0 x 10.0” • 200 color & 200 b/w images #193959 $79.95



Peter Morgan & John Colley Part of Motorbooks’ First Gear series, this title celebrates the German marque’s history through lavishly illustrated profiles of the company’s ground-breaking sports cars, each one supplemented with spec boxes and “did you know?” factoids. Paperback • 240pp • 6.5 x 8.25” • 314 color & 28 b/w images

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Jaguar All the Cars - 3rd Edition Nigel Thorley Updated for 2013, this book now includes all Jaguar developments of the past four years, a period that has seen a strong turnaround in the company’s fortunes, with ever-increasing profitability and good sales growth in China, India and the Middle East. Hardcover • 344pp • 6.66 x 9.18” • 615 color images #211375 $49.95


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Porsche 924 All Models 1976 to 1988 Stephan Hodgkins This guide gives prospective buyers key information about the Porsche 924, allowing them to make informed decisions about the pros and cons of buying one. Paperback • 64pp • 5.5 x 7.5” • 110 color images #200113 $19.95

101 Projects for Your Porsche 911, 996 and 997 (1998-2008) AVAILABLE JANUARY Wayne R. Dempsey Created with the weekend mechanic in mind, this illustrated Motorbooks Workshop title offers 101 step-by-step projects designed to help you maintain, modify, and improve your late-model 911. Paperback • 312pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 800 color images #210199 $34.99

Porsche 986 Boxster: Model Years 1997 to 2005 Adrian Streather Stop! Don’t buy a Porsche 986 Boxster series without buying this book first! This is the complete guide to choosing, assessing and buying the Porsche 986 Boxster of your dreams. Paperback • 64pp • 5.5 x 7.5” • 100 color images #200117 $19.95

Porsche 911 Carrera 3.2: Model years 1984 to 1989 Adrian Streather This book is packed with good advice—running costs, paperwork, and vital statistics—right through to whether your Porsche will fit in your garage. Paperback • 64pp • 5.5 x 7.5” • 100 color images #200116 $19.95

Porsche 911 (930) Adrian Streather This is the complete guide to choosing, assessing and buying the Porsche 930 of your dreams. It’s packed with good advice about buying and owning a Porsche 930. Paperback • 64pp • 5.5 x 7.5” • 100 color images #200115 $19.95

Porsche Boxster & Cayman: 987 Series 2005 to 2011 Adrian Streather Filled with good advice on how this vehicle will fit with your lifestyle, this is the complete guide to choosing, assessing and buying the Porsche 987 Boxster or Cayman of your dreams. Paperback • 64pp • 5.5 x 7.5” • 100 color images #200118 $19.95

Jaguar X-Type: 2001 to 2009 Nigel Thorley This is the essential guide the Jaguar X-Type—the first ‘baby’ Jaguar ever produced. It covers all the models from this period. Paperback • 64pp • 5.47 x 7.67” • 100 color & b/w images #200597 $19.95

Jaguar S-Type: 1999 to 2007 Nigel Thorley The S-Type represented Jaguar’s re-entry into the prestige medium-sized luxury car market after the demise of the Mark 2 in the late ‘60s. This Essential Guide covers every model from 1999 to 2007. Paperback • 64pp • 5.4 x 7.6” • 98 color & b/w images #200593 $19.95

Mercedes-Benz: SL R129 series 1989 to 2001 Brian Long Covering the SL’s ever-changing specification and its presence in many of the world’s major markets is a huge task, but it’s all presented here in definitive detail. Hardcover • 208pp • 9.84 x 9.84” • 370 images #210757 $69.95

Mercedes SL: 1963-2003 James Taylor & Simon Clay This originality guide covers the Mercedes SL sports cars from the W113 ‘Pagoda’ of 1963 to the R129 which ended production in 2003. It provides all the details of factory specifications and equipment. Hardcover • 160pp • 10 x 10” • 350 color images #200825 $59.95 • 1-800-458-0454


Volkswagen Bay Transporter Restoration Manual NEW Fletcher Gillett This manual follows the complete step-by-step restoration of two vans: a 1971 panel van and a 1979 Devon camper. Hardcover • 320pp • 8.27 x 10.64” • 800 color images #214214 $49.95

Motorhomes: A First-Time Buyer’s Guide Trevor Fry This book gives guidance on the many sizes and types of motorhomes available, the accessories you may expect, and what you can do to make your motorhome more individual. Paperback • 80pp • 5.83 x 8.27” • 110 color & b/w images #200610 $19.95

VW Transporter and Microbus: Specification Guide 1967-1979 NEW Vincent Molenaar and Prinz Alexander This comprehensive guide is the first to tell the whole story of the Volkswagen Bay-Window Transporter, produced from 1967 to 1979. Paperback • 128pp • 8.25 x 11.7” • 470 color images #213028 $29.95

Build Your Own Dream Camper Van for less than £1000 Matthew Ball, Stuart Ball & Robert Ball Now you can build your own dream camper van in 10 weeks— for less than $1,250! This is the first book to give step-by-step instructions for the amateur DIYer on a budget. Paperback • 128pp • 8.14 x 10.63” • 287 color & b/w images #210127 $39.95

Volkswagen Karmann Ghias and Cabriolets: 1949-1980 Richard Copping Read the full story of the Karmann Ghia, from initial concepts to the production of the Coupe, the addition of a Cabriolet, and the model’s progress until its sad demise in 1974. Hardcover • 208pp • 8.46 x 10.25” • 270 color images #211142 $44.95

Volkswagen Air-Cooled Engine Rebuild Manual NEW Laurie Pettitt Written with genuine enthusiasm and a little humor, this step-bystep guide is like having a knowledgeable friend or older brother right next to you at the workbench. Hardcover • 240pp • 8.27 x 10.65” • 400 color & 25 b/w images #211390 $39.95

101 Performance Projects for Your BMW 3 Series 1982-2000 Wayne R. Dempsey Created with the weekend mechanic in mind, this manual offers 101 projects that will help you modify, maintain, and enhance your BMW 3-series sports sedan. Paperback • 272pp • 8.25 x 11” • 480 color images #143386 $34.95

BMW 5 & 6 Series Andrew Everett This manual features a wealth of restoration tips and techniques covering E12, E24, E28, E34 5 and 6 Series BMWs built between 1972 and 1995. Paperback • 236pp • 7.9 x 10.9” • 350 color & b/w images #211056 $51.95

BMW E30 3 Series: 1981 to 1994 Ralph Hosier Written by a qualified engineer and a racer with years of practical BMW experience, the clear text and detailed photographs are just like having a real marque expert at your side. Paperback • 64pp • 5.47 x 7.68” • 95 color & b/w images #200612 $19.95

BMW 3 Series E36 Restoration Tips & Techniques Greg Hudock & Herbert Schnitzer This practical restoration manual was written by journalist and E36 enthusiast Greg Hudock for E36 models built between 1990 and 1999. Paperback • 148pp • 10.6 x 14” • 400+ color & b/w images #210900 $43.95


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The VW Camper Van A Biography NEW Mike Harding Start with a camper van invented just after World War II. Add in the hilarious sense of humor of one of Britain’s best stand-up comics, and you have a wonderful social history of the postwar years through the prism of a single transport icon. Hardcover • 256pp • 5.08 x 7.8” • illustrated throughout #213168 $24.95

VW Camper - The Inside Story A Guide to VW Camping Conversions and Interiors 1951-2012 - Second Edition David Eccles This critically acclaimed, best-selling book celebrates the many different camping conversions built on the Volkswagen Transporter and Microbus base across five generations. Expanded and fully updated, this second edition features over 500 color photographs, coupled with period and archive pictures and brochure materials to illustrate the detailed text. Hardcover • 192pp • 8.27 x 11.65” • 500 color images #211132 $34.95

BMW M3 The complete history of these ultimate driving machines NEW Graham Robson BMW has enjoyed motorsport success since the 1930s, but it wasn’t until 1986 that the first M3—a two-door sedan—became available, and today it continues to set the standards by which all high-performance road cars are measured. Hardcover • 216pp • 9.06 x 11.03” • 250 color & 50 b/w images

The Restorer’s Reference BMW 2002 1968-1976 James Taylor & Peter Robain The Restorer’s Reference BMW 2002 1968-1976 provides restorers, collectors, and enthusiasts all the key information necessary to correctly refurbish these classic German coupes. Hardcover • 160pp • 8.5 x 10.875” • 262 color images #144209 $40.00 • 1-800-458-0454



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The Book of the Ferrari 288 GTO NEW Joe Sackey


This book covers the background, conception, design, production and aftermath of the iconic Ferrari 288 GTO, along with a chassis by chassis register of every 288 GTO built, including destroyed prototypes, production cars, and GTO Evoluziones—in fact, all 284 cars ever built. Hardcover • 272pp • 10.0 x 10.0” • 450 color & b/w images #192352 $79.95

Forghieri on Ferrari 1947 to the Present NEW Mauro Forghieri & Daniele Buzzonetti Many of the Ferrari single seaters and sports racers that won world championships were born of the imagination of Mauro Forghieri and designed by him. Forghieri’s life story is told in this book. Hardcover • 304pp • 10.4 x 11.6” • illustrated throughout #211096 $90.00

Rolls-Royce & Bentley The Crewe Years (3rd Edition) Martin Bennett This third edition of a best-selling classic—fully updated in a new larger format, with excellent photography including period color—traces the story of these automotive aristocrats, examining all the post-war models manufactured at Crewe. Hardcover • 480pp • 9.0 x 11.0” • 100 color & 800 b/w images

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Alfa Romeo 916 GTV and Spider The Complete Story Robert Foskett This history traces the complete story of the Alfa Romeo GTV and Spider models produced between 1994 and 2005, commonly known to enthusiasts by the manufacturer’s project code as the 916 series. It includes previously unpublished production figures, and chassis numbers for the desirable, limited-edition GTV Cup model. Hardcover • 192pp • 8.46 x 10.24” • 240 color images #211146 $44.95


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The Road Ferraris NEW Anthony Pritchard This major book provides a comprehensive record of all Ferraris built for the road, production and prototypes from the Tipo 166 Inter of 1948 to the latest Tipo 612 Scaglietti and its contemporaries. Hardcover • 432pp • 9.06 x 11.03” • 300 b/w & 100 color images #200701 $95.00

Ferrari All the Cars Leonardo Acerbi Over 200 designs by prestigious illustrator Giorgio Alisi cover the history of the Prancing Horse model by model: from 1940, the year of the 815 Auto Avio Costruzioni, to the 2011 Formula 1 single seater. Paperback • 436pp • 6.3 x 8.25” • color & b/w images #196274 $26.95

Bentley Four-Cylinder Models in Detail James Taylor The author takes you on a tour of the development, design and history, offering an in-depth examination of these splendid, charismatic Bentleys. Hardcover • 160pp • 8.25 x 10.5” • 100 color & 150 b/w images #196324 $64.95

Bentley Six-Cylinder Models In Detail James Taylor This book provides an unrivalled store of knowledge for the many who care passionately about these fantastic cars, and serves as a tribute to the men who made them. Hardcover • 176pp • 8.26 x 10.6” • illustrated throughout #200824 $64.95

Bentley Since 1965 James Taylor Read the story of the revival of the Bentley marque and the technical developments that shaped the company’s latter-day history. Hardcover • 192pp • 8.46 x 10.24” • 270 color images #211149 $39.95

Alfa Romeo 155/156/147 Competition Touring Cars Peter Collins & Gabriele Tarquini This is the story of how the competition versions of the 155/156/147 family of cars were developed and subsequently raced to many championship titles and race wins. Hardcover • 224pp • 10 x 10” • 300 color images #200075 $79.95

Alfa Romeo 1920-1940 R.M. Clarke A portfolio of road tests plus historical and contemporary articles drawn from leading motoring journals covering Alfa Romeo’s classic cars produced between 1920 and 1940. Paperback • 348pp • 8.5 x 11” • 700 b/w images #210908 $79.95

Alfa Romeo Giulia GT & GTA NEW John Tipler Packed with illustrations, the book tells the story of the Giulia from Giugiaro’s drawing board to the roads and racetracks of the world. Hardcover • 224pp • 10.0 x 10.0” • 200+ color & b/w images #196259 $64.95

Triumph Herald & Vitesse NEW Bill Davies & Andrew Mace This book is a guide for anyone contemplating buying their first Herald or Vitesse. It will lead you through the checks needed to find a good car. Paperback • 64pp • 5.5 x 7.5” • 100 color images #200077 $19.95

Triumph Spitfire Road Test Portfolio R.M. Clarke Triumph introduced its new Herald saloon in 1959. This book features 77 international articles covering the Spitfire 4, Mk. II, Mk. III, Mk. IV and the 1500. Paperback • 200pp • 8.3 x 10.9” • 350 b/w images #211389 $49.95 • 1-800-458-0454


Land Rover Defender, 90 and 110 Range James Taylor This book charts the evolution of the coil-sprung Defender vehicles, following Land Rover’s switch from leaf springs to coil springs for their utility models in 1983. Hardcover • 208pp • 8.25 x 11.7” • 300 color images #213022 $44.95

Military Land Rover: 1948 Onwards (Series II/IIA to Defender) Pat Ware This manual provides a unique insight into the world of military Land Rovers, with an emphasis on military operation and equipment. Hardcover • 160pp • 8.25 x 10.5” • 250 color & 50 b/w images #196370 $29.95

MG/MGA: All Models 1955-1962 NEW Roy Crosier & David Sear In this book you will find advice on choosing the right model of the most attractive MG ever produced, and discussion about potential ownership costs. Paperback • 64pp • 5.47 x 7.68” • 103 color images #200081 $19.95

MG V8 David Knowles This book tells in unprecedented detail the stories of some of the most powerful and exciting cars ever to wear the evocative MG octagon badge. Hardcover • 320pp • 8.5 x 11” • 400 color images #213017 $59.95

MGF and TF Restoration Manual Roger Parker This workshop guide describes mechanical and body restoration for the MGF, which was produced between 1995 and 2001, and the MG TF, which was built until 2011. Hardcover • 304pp • 8.27 x 11.65” • 1000 color images #211144 $54.95

Don Hayter’s MGB Story Don Hayter This is the inside story of the MG Design office, from 1956 until its closure in 1980, explaining how the various models were drawn, planned, and developed. Paperback • 96pp • 8.07 x 7.48” • 70 color & b/w images #200594 $24.95

Big Healeys NEW Reid Trummel This book is an indispensable resource for anyone contemplating the purchase of one of these iconic cars, featuring a candid assessment of each model. Paperback • 64pp • 5.5 x 7.5” • 100 color images #200076 $19.95

Bristol Cars 1946-2012 NEW R.M. Clarke A portfolio of 138 articles drawn from international motoring magazines cover Bristol’s production between 1946 and 2012. Paperback • 360pp • 8 x 10.63” • 94 color & 600 b/w images #214129 $64.95

Volvo 700/900 Series: 1982 - 1998 NEW Tim A. Beavis This book is your essential guide to finding, assessing and buying the best used Volvo 700 or 900 Series vehicle. Paperback • 64pp • 5.47 x 7.68” • 100 images #210754 $19.95

SAAB Cars Lance Cole This book offers a detailed insight into the company’s story, from the prototype UrSaab in 1946 to the end of production in 2012. Hardcover • 240pp • 8.5 x 11” • 300 color images #211136 $59.95


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Land Rover 65 Years of the 4 x 4 Workhorse James Taylor In this revised edition of his acclaimed book, James Taylor charts 65 years of Land Rover development in comprehensive detail, bringing the story right up to date with the latest Defender variants. Hardcover • 304pp • 8.5 x 11” • 476 color images #213018 $49.95

Land Rover 65 Years of Adventure Nick Dimbleby This beautifully produced book tells the full story of all Land Rover models through the author’s stunning color photography—much of it previously unpublished—and covers the important developments of the past five years. Hardcover • 352pp • 8.96 x 12.54” • 500 color images #213265 $55.95

MGB The Illustrated History Jonathan Wood & Lionel Burrell This ‘50th anniversary’ edition is widely recognized as one of the best books about the MGB ever published. It features the original text and many of the original photos, together with lots of new color and elegant, up-to-date design. Hardcover • 240pp • 9.06 x 11.03” • 120 color & 120 b/w images #210909 $49.95

The World’s Most Beautiful Car Daniel Denis This is a sumptuous photographic record of the Citroën DS in all its myriad forms. Launched as a futuristic vision in 1955, the DS family of cars continued in production for just over 20 years. Every detail is recorded in this lavish and elegantly presented book. Hardcover • 304pp • 9.06 x 11.03” • 550 color images #200694 $64.00 • 1-800-458-0454



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The Zero Carbon Car Green Technology and the Automotive Industry Brian Long


This book examines the hundreds of ways in which car manufacturers are trying to reduce our carbon footprint, and the adaptation of the automotive industry to changing technology in a world where environmental issues are becoming ever more prevalent. Hardcover • 208pp • 8.5 x 10.25” • 250 color images #213027 $44.95

A History of Electric Cars


Nigel Burton The full story of electric cars and their hybrid cousins is told for the first time. How and why did electric cars fail the first time? Why must today’s car manufacturers learn the lessons of the past if they are to avoid repeating previous mistakes all over again? Hardcover • 208pp • 8.5 x 10.25” • 300 color images #213041 $44.95

The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Pickups Peter Henshaw This is a comprehensive history of pick-ups. Illustrated throughout in full color, the book is a great conversation piece or addition to your coffee table. Hardcover • 448pp • 11 x 8.50” • illustrated throughout

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Dennis Adler One of our First Gear series titles, this is a celebration of the classic drop-top, from the earliest of coach cars where convertible style was the norm, to the high-end sports cars of today. Paperback • 240pp • 6.5 x 8.25” • 268 color images #149923 $19.99


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Off-Road Driving Manual NEW Vince Cobley & Dave Phillips This step-by-step manual, written by two renowned experts, is aimed at all drivers wishing to learn to drive safely and successfully off-road. Hardcover • 208pp • 8.27 x 10.64” • 300 color #214213 $42.95

Toyota Hilux: 2WD & 4WD 1997-2005 Max Ellery This comprehensive manual has step-by-step instructions to help with everything from changing the oil to solving and repairing sophisticated problems. Paperback • 498pp • 7.87 x 11” • illustrated throughout #212122 $39.95

Toyota Tundra & Sequoia NEW Editors of Haynes Manuals With a Haynes manual, you can do your own simple maintenance or basic repairs for your 2007 - 2012 Toyota Tundra and 2008 - 2012 Toyota Sequoia (2WD and 4WD). Paperback • 352pp • 8.5 x 11” • illustrated throughout #214613 $26.95

Toyota Camry Editors of Haynes Manuals This book offers clear instructions for repairing all 2002 - 2006 models of Camry, Avalon and Lexus ES 300/330, as well as for Toyota Solara 2002 – 2008. Paperback • 288pp • 8.5 x 11” • illustrated throughout #214068 $26.95

Subaru Impreza WRX and WRX STI James Taylor This book examines the three generations of Subaru Impreza WRX and WRX STI from 1992 to 2012, including how the road cars were developed from the successful rally models, production history and specification details. Hardcover • 160pp • 8.46 x 10.24” • 150 color images #211150 $39.95

Subaru Legacy & Forester Editors of Haynes Manuals

Use this guide to perform maintenance and repairs to your Legacy 2000 – 2009, Forester 2000 – 2008, including Legacy Outback and Baja. Paperback • 400pp • 8.5 x 11” • 700 images #212395 $26.95

Nissan 350Z Brooklands Books Ltd Models covered in this compilation of road and comparison tests, updates, and specifications are the Coupe, Roadster, GT4, GT-S and Nismo. Paperback • 158pp • 8.3 x 10.9” • 350 b/w images #211938 $39.95

Hyundai Santa Fe: 2001 thru 2009 Editors of Haynes Manuals This book features clear instructions and hundreds of photographs that show each step of simple maintenance and basic repair procedures. Paperback • 272pp • 8.5 x 11” • illustrated throughout #214625 $26.95

Honda Pilot/Ridgeline, Acura MDX NEW Editors of Haynes Manuals Learn how to do simple maintenance and basic repairs Honda Pilot 2003 - 2008, Honda Ridgeline 2006 - 2012, and Acura MDX 2001 - 2007. Paperback • 352pp • 8.5 x 11” • illustrated throughout #215162 $26.95

Saturn Vue: 2002 thru 2009 Editors of Haynes Manuals With a Haynes manual, you can do your own simple maintenance and basic repairs, based on a complete teardown of the vehicle. Paperback • 384pp • 8.5 x 11” • illustrated throughout #214075 $26.95 • 1-800-458-0454


The Official Formula 1 Season Review 2013 AVAILABLE JANUARY Tony Dodgins & Adam Cooper Now firmly established in its 10th year of publication, The Official Formula 1 Season Review 2013 is a must-have purchase for every fan of Formula 1. Here is the full, in-depth story of the 2013 Formula 1 World Championship, told by the drivers and team personnel involved. Hardcover • 288pp • 9.06 x 11.82” • 500 color images


#214627 $54.95

Autocourse Official Illustrated History of the Indianapolis 500 Revised and Updated Second Edition Includes Tribute to Dan Wheldon NEW Donald Davidson & Rick Shaffer This is the story of the Indianapolis 500 and how it came to be. Covering more than 100 editions of the race, this book is interspersed with a look at some of the compelling personalities, some little-known facts, an attempt to document the origins of some of the traditions, and perhaps even to dispel a few myths. Hardcover • 400pp • 9 x 12.25” • 900 color & b/w images #215109 $79.95

Autocourse 2013-2014 Official Formula 1 Season Review 2013 AVAILABLE JANUARY Tony Dodgins, Mark Hughes & Maurice Hamilton The 19-race Formula 1 World championship season is covered with its usual meticulous attention to detail, bringing you all the drama and intrigue that is Formula 1 racing. Supporting the exhaustive race reports are the traditionally detailed results spreads including specially prepared and easy-to-follow lap charts.

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Hardcover • 360pp • 9.1 x 12.6” • illustrated throughout #215566 $79.95

Formula 1 Technical Analysis 2012/2013 NEW Giorgio Piola One of the hardest fought Formula 1 World Championships of recent years ended in Brazil, where Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull won the drivers’ and constructors’ world titles respectively for the third consecutive year. Brief but exhaustive texts illustrated with hundreds of technical designs are the main elements of this book. Paperback • 120pp • 9.5 x 10.6” • 400 color images #213043 $46.95


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Grand Prix Driver by Driver NEW Liam McCann This is a comprehensive collection of profiles of the Top 100 drivers who have taken part in Formula 1 since the first world championship in 1950. Hardcover • 144pp • 8.5 x 8.5” • 100 images #213270 $19.95

Inspired to Design NEW Nigel Bennett The struggle to get the best from a car for the Indy 500—a task which is described with unusual clarity–is the focus of this book. Hardcover • 176pp • 8.15 x 9.84” • 185 color images #213049 $54.95

The Cars of Vel Miletich and Parnelli Jones NEW Jim Dilamarter, Dean Kirkland & Ren Wicks, Jr. In 2012, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Foundation acquired many of the cars from the Vel/Parnelli collection. They’re presented here in top-quality photography. Hardcover • 204pp • 13.75 x 9.25” • 275 color & 66 b/w images #214354 $69.00

Art of the Formula 1 Race Car BESTSELLER Stuart Codling, James Mann, Peter Windsor & Gordon Murray Master automotive photographer James Mann brings a selection of these spectacular machines into the studio, and through his lens we see their inherent beauty. Hardcover • 208pp • 11 x 9.625” • 300 color & 25 b/w images #147304 $45.00

Motor Racing: The Pursuit of Victory 1963-1972 Steve Wyatt, Anthony Carter & Jack Sears Exciting, dramatic, and sometimes tragic events are described on the spot, as seen over the driver or mechanic’s shoulder. Hardcover • 272pp • 10.0 x 10.0” • 411 color & b/w images #196251 $89.95

Formula 1: All the Races - 2nd Edition Roger Smith This remarkable book has been meticulously researched and written to capture the essence of every one of the 858 World Championship races held since 1950. Hardcover • 616pp • 6.66 x 9.18” • 280 color & 10 b/w images #211377 $56.00

Formula 1 in Camera 1950-59 Paul Parker For many fans, this was the era when Formula 1 was at its peak —thrilling and dangerous, but still a sport. Hardcover • 240pp • 9 x 11” • 100 color & 150 b/w images #196362 $49.95

Formula 1 in Camera 1960-69 Paul Parker This incredible book covers in detail the 1960s, offering the same combination of informative text, race statistics and glorious color photography as the other books in the series. Hardcover • 240pp • 9.25 x 11.375” • 300 color images #145230 $59.95

Formula 1 in Camera 1970-79, Volume Two Paul Parker Meticulously researched, rare color photographs are brought to life through the author’s well-observed and atmospheric commentary. Hardcover • 256pp • 9 x 11” • 250 color images #200180 $54.95

BRM V16 in Camera Anthony Pritchard This book explores in period photographs the extraordinary story of the BRM V16, which raced between 1950 and 1954, using over 400 photographs. Hardcover • 368pp • 9.06 x 11.03” • 300 b/w & 20 color images #200698 $96.00 • 1-800-458-0454


Race and Rally Car Source Book - 30th Anniversary Edition Allan Staniforth This renowned practical book remains essential reading for anyone working on or building competition cars of all types, including circuit, rally and hill-climb cars. Hardcover • 272pp • 8.27 x 10.64” • 200 b/w images #211374 $40.00

Silverstone: The Home of British Motor Racing Chas Parker This magnificent book tells Silverstone’s entire history, covering the great races, influential characters and unforgettable events, through hundreds of rare photographs. Hardcover • 288pp • 9.06 x 11.03” • 250 color & 50 b/w images #211396 $64.95

Le Mans 24 Hours 1949-59 Quentin Spurring This sumptuous book is the third title in a decade-by-decade series that will eventually build up into an eight-volume set covering every race since 1923. Hardcover • 352pp • 9.0 x 11.0” • 50+ color & 300 b/w images #193958 $69.95

Le Mans 24 Hours 1970-79 Quentin Spurring Officially licensed with the ACO, the organizers of the annual Le Mans 24 Hours race, each year is exhaustively covered in vivid photographs, and detailed race accounts. Hardcover • 352pp • 10.0 x 12.0” • 240 color & 100 b/w images #192419 $70.00

Le Mans 24 Hours 1980-89 Quentin Spurring Compiled by an acknowledged authority of this legendary race, this series of books will be treasured by all enthusiasts of sports car racing. Hardcover • 352pp • 9.06 x 11.03” • 50 b/w & 300 color images #200695 $72.00

Mille Miglia Story: 1927-1957 Leonardo Acerbi Thanks to previously unpublished and spectacular material, the book evokes an era in which unforgettable chapters in motorsport history were written. Hardcover • 192pp • 9.8 x 10.6” • color & b/w images #200570 $44.95

Le Mans Panoramic Gavin Ireland Shot over two years, this book’s specialist panoramic photography gives a real sense of the many aspects that make up the Le Mans experience. Hardcover • 224pp • 12 x 8” • 118 color images #196260 $69.95

McLaren M23: 1973 onwards (all marks) NEW Ian Wagstaff This new Haynes Manual has a unique perspective on what it takes to restore, maintain and race a McLaren M23, as well as an insight into its design. Hardcover • 160pp • 8.27 x 10.64” • 270 color & 30 b/w images #211385 $32.95

McLaren The Cars William Taylor This expanded edition covers every model produced by McLaren between 1964 and 2012, listed in chronological order from the McLaren M1A through to the MP4-26 Formula 1 car. Hardcover • 320pp • 12 x 12” • 790 color images #210699 $79.95

McLaren The Wins David Tremayne Produced with the full co-operation of the McLaren Group, this beautiful book features period photography and race results depicting every one of the 636 wins. Hardcover • 320pp • 12 x 12” • 714 color images #210634 $79.95


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Return to Glory! The Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Racing Car AVAILABLE DECEMBER Robert Ackerson Using dramatic photographs and stirring text, this book vividly depicts the 300 SL’s performance in the five races in which it competed in 1952, and tells the story of how it became the most successful competition sports car of that year. Hardcover • 144pp • 9.84 x 9.84” • 126 images #214546 $120.00

Art of the Le Mans Race Car 90 Years of Speed NEW Stuart Codling, James Mann & Derek Bell This book takes the reader through a visual review of 90 years of significant, stunning racing machines. Featured cars include racers from Bentley, Talbot, Alfa Romeo, Cunningham, Jaguar, Ferrari, Porsche, McLaren, and Audi. Hardcover • 240pp • 12.25 x 10” • 312 color & 12 b/w images #210726 $60.00

Mille Miglia 1957 Le classi minori/The Minor Classes NEW Carlo Dolcini This previously neglected story of “little” cars and almost unknown drivers is recounted by Carlo Dolcini, a painstaking and accurate historian, who has reconstructed in engrossing detail the “minor” episodes of those days, drawing on a wealth of photographic documentation. #200571 $80.00

Corvette Racing The Complete Competition History from Sebring to Le Mans BESTSELLER David Kimble Noted automotive writer and renowned artist David Kimble delves deep into Corvette’s on-track history to provide the most thorough Corvette racing history ever published. The book is illustrated with rare images from GM’s media and design archives and complemented by Kimble’s own stunning cutaway artwork. Hardcover • 256pp • 10 x 12.25” • 155 color & 95 b/w images #194925 $60.00 • 1-800-458-0454



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Trackday Car Preparation


David Hornsey From finding the most suitable type of car to buy on your budget, to how to target modifications to make your car more fun, safer, and faster on the track, this book is the perfect place to start, taking you step-by-step through the process of upgrading your car. Paperback • 96pp • 8.15 x 9.84” • 90 images


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High-Performance Handling for Street or Track Don Alexander Turn your daily driver, weekend fun ride, or track car into a corner-carving performance machine. From planning modifications to installing parts to tuning handling characteristics, this book will have you cranking out high-g cornering forces on your favorite twisty course. Paperback • 144pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 300 color images #149834 $24.99

Prepare to Win The Nuts and Bolts Guide to Professional Race Car Preparation Carroll Smith


One of road racing’s top professionals presents his vast, accumulated car preparation knowledge, covering fasteners, plumbing, riveting and welding, basic metal work, braking system, clutch, suspension, wheels and tires, engine, gearbox, electrics, fuel cells, paint and paperwork. Paperback • 174pp • 8.5 x 11” • 80 b/w images #210323 $24.95

Drive to Win The Essential Guide to Race Driving Carroll Smith Take pole position to learn the ground rules, techniques and procedures of driving perception and evaluation. Racing professional Carroll Smith delivers techniques to set up your car so that you’ll have a competitive tool with which to practice the art of driving. Paperback • 174pp • 8.5 x 11” • 71 b/w images #200868 $27.95


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And The Revs Keep Rising Mel Nichols This book is a collection of Nichols’ best writings, mostly covering supercars of the 1970s and 1980s, and mostly published in Car Magazine. Hardcover • 416pp • 5.32 x 8.51” • 16 color & 16 b/w images #211376 $32.95

Driving on the Edge Michael Krumm & Pedro De La Rosa Written by a professional, this book covers the basic skills and reveals the latest advanced techniques for driving a racing car on the limit. Hardcover • 192pp • 8 x 10” • 170 color images #200168 $39.95

Ultimate Speed Secrets BESTSELLER Ross Bentley This is the driver’s guide to going faster! With detailed drills and comprehensive instructions, Bentley covers everything you need to know. Flexibound • 336pp • 6 x 9” • 115 color & 26 b/w images #149957 $25.99

Sports Sponsorship Brian Sims This book helps you set the tone by asking the right questions and listening to the answers. Through these guidelines, learn how to get the sponsorship by selling yourself. Hardcover • 192pp • 7.5 x 9.75” • 42 color images #200437 $39.95

Ford Small Block V8 Racing Engines 1962 to 1970 AVAILABLE DECEMBER

Des Hammill This is the story of the Ford small block Fairlane V8 engine’s rapid evolution—from passenger car engine to successful racing engine—and the victories it fueled. Paperback • 176pp • 8.15 x 9.84” • 125 color images #213034 $39.95

Mason’s Motoring Mayhem! NEW Tony Mason Here is a full, frank and hilarious account of Tony Mason’s hectic life, from humble beginnings to stardom on television and in motorsport. Hardcover • 208pp • 6 x 9” • 123 color & b/w images #200598 $49.95

British Drag Racing: The Early Years Nicholas John Pettitt A detailed look at the first ten years of drag racing in Britain from 1960-1969 is complemented by 100 color pictures. Paperback • 96pp • 8.0 x 8.0” • 100 color images #194234 $29.95

Modified Stock Car Racing of the ‘60s and ‘70s Steve Kennedy The author brings together photos and text of the Northeast’s best-loved drivers and their cars from when modifieds were built in backyards. Paperback • 160pp • 8.5 x 11.0” • 40 color & 300 b/w images #196309 $37.95

The Original Lotus Elan 1962-1973 NEW Paul Robinshaw & Christopher Ross This book contains a variety of information, including the identification of alternative equivalent part sources for all Lotus Elan 1500/1600 models. Paperback • 170pp • 7.3 x 9.5” • 250 b/w images #213756 $47.95

Lotus 72 Manual Ian Wagstaff This new Haynes Manual offers a unique perspective on what it takes to restore, maintain and race a Lotus 72, as well as an insight into its design and engineering. Hardcover • 160pp • 8.27 x 10.64” • 150 color & 150 b/w images #200699 $35.95 • 1-800-458-0454


Memories of James Hunt Anecdotes and insights from those who knew him NEW Christopher Hilton This is the intimate portrait of James Hunt, whose life is featured in Rush, the recent Ron Howard film that tells the story of the 1976 World Championship battle between James Hunt and Niki Lauda. It is put together from responses to the question: What is your strongest memory of him? Hardcover • 192pp • 5.32 x 8.51” • 20 color & 10 b/w images


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Amédée Gordini A True Racing Legend NEW Roy Smith This is the story of a man, a team, and their life and times, as well as a complete record of all their achievements and failures. It logs the financial and personal cost of racing in the prewar and postwar periods. Hardcover • 288pp • 8.0 x 10.0” • 410 color & b/w images #196254 $89.95

World Encyclopaedia of Racing Drivers The definitive reference to the lives and achievements of 2,500 international racing drivers NEW


Peter Higham This remarkable work of unprecedented scale, presented in three volumes within a slipcase, outlines the lives and achievements of 2,500 racing drivers from all eras and all parts of the world. Slipcased • 1048pp • 8.27 x 10.64” • 100 color & 2500 b/w images #211392 $280.00

Motor Sport Greats In conversation Simon Taylor This book presents in-depth interviews with 24 ‘motor sport greats’, all characters with a story to tell. The idea was to take them to their favorite pub for a good meal, and gently prod them into sharing their memories and opinions. The result is a compelling read. Hardcover • 384pp • 5.32 x 8.51” • 30 color images #213257 $32.95


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Colin Chapman: The comic-strip biography NEW Denis Bernard & Clive Chapman Endorsed by his family and with a foreword by his son Clive, this all-color volume tells Chapman’s story in comic-strip form. Paperback • 144pp • 9.06 x 11.82” • 500 color images #214210 $29.95

Marco Simoncelli NEW Rossella Simoncelli, Paolo Simoncelli & Paolo Beltramo This is a compelling celebration of the life of Marco Simoncelli, the maverick motorcycle racer who lost his life in the 2011 Malaysian MotoGP race. Hardcover • 360pp • 6.66 x 9.18” • 200 color images #214212 $29.95

Flat Out, Flat Broke 3rd Edition Perry McCarthy Perry McCarthy decided at the age of 18 that he wanted to reach the top in the world’s most expensive sport. This is his autobiography. Paperback • 256pp • 5.32 x 8.51” • 29 color & 5 b/w images #213258 $15.95

Bluebird and the Dead Lake NEW John Pearson This classic book about Donald Campbell is a moving portrait of a modern tragic hero, fighting a battle with inhospitable elements and the outer limits of technology—and, above all, with himself. Paperback • 204pp • 5.2 x 7.8” • illustrated throughout #214365 $15.95

Jim Redman NEW Jim Redman This book tells the incredible rags-to-riches story of one of the world’s greatest motorcycle racers. Hardcover • 304pp • 5.98 x 8.86” • illustrated throughout #213044 $40.00

Alan Mann - A Life of Chance Alan Mann & Tony Dron Alan Mann was one of the great motor racing team managers of the 1960s. This is his personal story of one of the most exciting eras of motor sports. Hardcover • 268pp • 8.5 x 10.7” • 220 color & b/w images #212009 $79.50

My Chequered Career: Steve Rider Steve Rider This is a fascinating and fast-paced read by a well-known TV sports presenter with a particular passion for motorsport. Hardcover • 256pp • 6.15 x 9.22” • 32 color images #210925 $29.95

Tony Robinson Ian Wagstaff The 1950s and 1960s were a revolutionary period in motor sport history. This is a fascinating account of life in the pit lane. Hardcover • 160pp • 8 x 10” • 120 color images #200513 $49.95

Ian Walker Racing Julian Balme This exhaustive book looks chronologically at Ian Walker’s life, the cars he built and raced, and the people that were part of his great adventure. Slipcased • 208pp • 12 x 12” • 400 images #211547 $125.00

Mick Grant Mac McDiarmid From flat last in his first Isle of Man TT race in 1969 to a record lap in his last race in 1975, Mick Grant is an encouragement to all other racers. Paperback • 384pp • 5 x 7.8” • 21 color & 27 b/w images #200690 $15.95 • 1-800-458-0454


Steve McQueen: The Last Mile. Revisited Barbara McQueen, Marshall Terrill & Pat Johnson Barbara McQueen recalls life with her famous husband Steve McQueen in this revised edition of her previous volume. Hardcover • 258pp • 12.0 x 9.25” • 150 images #210898 $49.00

Billy F Gibbons BESTSELLER Billy F Gibbons, Tom Vickers & David Perry Billy F Gibbons offers an exclusive look at his exquisite vintage and custom guitars and his influential hot rods and custom cars. Paperback • 192pp • 9 x 10.3125” • 175 color & 25 b/w images #149926 $24.99

1965: Jim Clark & Team Lotus The UK races William Taylor This volume provides an evocative snapshot of the cars and drivers competing in a memorable season of British motorsport. Hardcover • 208pp • 9 x 9” • 197 b/w images #210700 $49.95

Tony Brooks Tony Brooks It has taken 15 years of relentless persuasion to convince Tony Brooks that he should write his autobiography. Here it is. Hardcover • 276pp • 8.8 x 11” • 250 color & b/w images #200817 $89.50

Mickey Thompson BESTSELLER Erik Arneson & Danny Thompson Erik Arneson delves into the life of one of racing’s greatest innovators, while also chronicling the story of his tragic murder. Paperback • 304pp • 6 x 9” • 75 b/w images #149883 $17.99

“TV” Tommy Ivo BESTSELLER Tom Cotter & Don Prudhomme This is the official story of Ivo’s incredible life and racing career, from television to racing stardom. Hardcover • 240pp • 6.875 x 9.625” • 151 color & 109 b/w images #149763 $28.00

I Just Made the Tea NEW Di Spires & Bernard Ferguson This is the paperback edition of an unusual Formula 1 memoir, packed with surprising snippets, with plenty of intimate insight into what the drivers are really like. Paperback • 352pp • 5.32 x 8.51” • 55 color images #213793 $15.95

Tiff Gear Tiff Needell Written with honesty and humor, this is the engaging story of Tiff Needell’s life around cars and motor racing. Paperback • 384pp • 5.04 x 7.76” • 78 color & 34 b/w images #200683 $15.95

Porsche And Me Hans Mezger This personal account of a dedicated Porsche engineer will touch every enthusiast’s heart and underline why the Porsche name is so respected today. Hardcover • 204pp • 10.0 x 10.0” • 200+ color & b/w images #149538 $79.95

Team Lotus Peter Warr Frank, informative and beautifully written, this memoir was unfinished at the time of Warr’s death in 2010, but the bulk of his work was done. This is his story. Hardcover • 288pp • 6 x 9” • 30 color & 15 b/w images #200205 $29.95


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The DeLorean Story The car, the people, the scandal Nick Sutton This is the inside story of the DeLorean saga written by a senior manager who worked with the company from beginning to end and saw it all. As an insider’s account, this book contains a great deal of new information about the DeLorean scandal. Hardcover • 256pp • 5.32 x 8.51” • 16 color & 16 b/w images #213267 $28.95

Autocourse Grand Prix Who’s Who 4th Edition Steve Small This is the complete record of every driver to have competed in the Grand Prix World Championship since 1950. Slipcased • 800pp • 8.5 x 11” • 800 color & b/w images #200867 $95.00

Carroll Shelby The Authorized Biography BESTSELLER Rinsey Mills This book is the complete, authorized biography of Carroll Shelby including images from Shelby’s personal collection. It’s the story every enthusiast has always wanted to read. Hardcover • 464pp • 6.375 x 9.5” • 25 color & 40 b/w images #193277 $35.00

A Tribute to the King of Cool NEW Marshall Terrill This biograpy tells the actor’s story in chronological order through the eyes of those who knew him best: family, friends, co-stars, business associates, acquaintances and adoring fans from around the globe. Written in passage form, each person brings a different view to the man and legend. Slipcased • 384pp • 9.6 x 12.4” • illustrated throughout #213458 $75.00 • 1-800-458-0454



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Autocourse 2014 Grand Prix Calendar 16-Month Calendar – September 2013 through December 2014 Andrew Hone Featuring exclusive action photography from the 2013 F1 season, this 16-month calendar runs from September 1, 2013 through December 31, 2014. Wall • 28pp • 16 x 12” • 65 color images


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Motocourse 2014 Grand Prix & Superbike Calendar 16-Month Calendar – September 2013 through December 2014 Gold & Goose Photography This 16-month calendar features exclusive action photography from the 2013 MotoGP and World Superbike series. It begins September 1, 2013 and runs through the end of 2014. Wall • 28pp • 16 x 12” • 64 color images #214751 $16.99

Harley-Davidson 2014 16-Month Calendar – September 2013 through December 2014 David Blattel Harley-Davidson, our best-selling calendar, features David Blattel’s photos of beautifully restored and original classic Harley-Davidson motorcycles, as well as hot new bikes, shot in environments that make this unique calendar a must-have for all Harley-Davidson enthusiasts.


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Caterpillar 2014 16-Month Calendar – September 2013 through December 2014 Caterpillar Caterpillar’s heavy machinery is known throughout the world, and this calendar is filled with examples from the versatile skid loaders up to the goliath mine trucks, dozers, scrapers, and wheel loaders. Each shot shows these powerful machines at work. Wall • 28pp • 17 x 12” • 40 color images #211540 $15.99


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American Muscle Cars 2014 Peter Harholdt GM, Ford, Dodge, and Plymouth are all represented in this 16-month calendar featuring studio portraits of the hottest hardware from the 1960s and 1970s. Wall • 28pp • 12 x 12” • 39 color images #211554 $14.99

Supercars 2014 James Mann For every month of this 16-month calendar, Supercars offers one of the world’s most beautiful and desirable performance cars—shot in the studio. Wall • 28pp • 12 x 12” • 39 color images #212005 $14.99


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Classic Sports Cars 2014 John Lamm This 16-month calendar features an exciting performance car every month. Top marques include Porsche, Triumph, Ferrari, Corvette, Alfa Romeo, Mercedes-Benz, and more. Wall • 28pp • 12 x 12” • 39 color images #211973 $14.99

Ford Muscle Cars 2014 David Newhardt & Peter Harholdt This 16-month calendar is the first calendar to celebrate the legendary performance monsters from Ford and Mercury. Wall • 28pp • 12 x 12” • 25 color images #211983 $14.99

Corvette Car-A-Day 2014 Richard Prince The Corvette Car-A-Day 2014 calendar features over 300 color and black-and-white photos of America’s legendary sports cars. Box • 316pp • 6.25 x 5.63” • 280 color & 49 b/w images #211546 $14.99

Jeep® Off-Road 2014 This 16-month calendar returns in 2014 with exciting new photography from Four Wheeler magazine’s Ken Brubaker. Wall • 28pp • 12 x 12” • 13 color images #211555 $14.99


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Motocross 2014 Simon Cudby The greatest high-flying stars of off-road racing are featured in this bestselling 16-month calendar. Wall • 28pp • 12 x 12” • 24 color images #211549 $14.99

Man & Machine 2014 Starwest, Inc. Ladies, get your fix every day with the Man & Machine calendar, featuring hot guys with awesome bikes month after glorious month. Wall • 14pp • 13 x 11” • illustrated throughout #215012 $13.99

Dreamgirls 2014 Starwest, Inc. 13 of the most beautiful girls in the world are featured with some of the finest American V-Twin bikes. Wall • 8pp • 15 x 15” • illustrated throughout #215013 $16.99

American Creations 2014 Starwest, Inc. The American Creations calendar is a great collection of American V-Twin motorcycles. It features Harley-Davidson’s, complete restorations from the past and special constructions. Wall • 14pp • 13 x 11” • illustrated throughout #215014 $13.99 • 1-800-458-0454


John Deere-A-Day 2014 Ralph W. Sanders Here is a John Deere tractor for every day of the year! This calendar includes color photography of gloriously restored machines and classic Deere memorabilia. Box • 316pp • 6.25 x 5.63” • 316 color images #211984 $14.99

John Deere Tractor Legacy 2014 Ralph W. Sanders A 16-month celebration of great John Deere farm tractors to thrill all Big Green fans, including early two-cylinder Johnny Poppers, and 1960s and 1970s classics. Wall • 28pp • 12 x 12” • 26 images #211553 $14.99

Vintage Farm Tractors 2014 Ralph W. Sanders Here are 16 months of classic North American farm tractors from John Deere, International Harvester, Ford, Samson, Allis-Chalmers, and more. Wall • 28pp • 12 x 12” • 26 color images #211989 $14.99

Greetings From Route 66 2014 Voyageur Press Enjoy the history, culture, and roadside attractions of America’s “Mother Road” in this beautiful 16-month calendar. Wall • 28pp • 12 x 12” • 79 color & 7 b/w images #211977 $14.99

Lionel 2014 Robert Schleicher Lionel train enthusiasts can enjoy 16 glorious months of O-gauge action in this all-color calendar featuring steam, diesel, rolling stock, and accessories. Wall • 28pp • 12 x 12” • 27 color & 2 b/w images #211988 $14.99

The Art of the Airways 2014 Zenith Press This 16-month calendar brings together a collection of full-color airline posters, providing a stunning visual record of airline history. Wall • 28pp • 12 x 12” • 13 images #211985 $14.99

U.S. Navy Warships 2014 16 Month Calendar - 9/1/13 through December 2014 Zenith Press This 16-month calendar celebrates and profiles some of the bestknown warships that the U.S. Navy has in service today. Wall • 28pp • 12 x 12” • 13 images #211981 $14.99

U.S. Navy SEALs 2014 Zenith Press From freefall high-altitude parachuting, to patrolling, to fast-roping from a helicopter, this 16-month calendar demonstrates the variety of SEAL capabilities. Wall • 28pp • 12 x 12” • 13 color images #211541 $14.99

U.S. Air Force 2014 Zenith Press This 16-month calendar salutes the United States Air Force, the most technologically advanced air force in the world. Wall • 28pp • 12 x 12” • 13 images #211974 $14.99

U.S. Army 2014 Zenith Press This 16-month calendar profiles scenes from the lives of active duty servicemen, whose mission is to provide peace, security, and defense for the United States. Wall • 28pp • 12 x 12” • 13 images #211986 $14.99


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Fire Trucks in Action 2014 16 Month Calendar - 9/1/13 through December 2014 Larry Shapiro The hottest fire truck and rescue vehicle photography available depicts firefighters across the world battling blazes and performing death-defying rescues. Every month includes a main photograph of a modern emergency response vehicle on scene complemented by a sidebar image. Wall • 28pp • 17 x 12” • 26 color images #211561 $15.99

Flying Legends 2014 16 Month Calendar - 9/1/13 through December 2014 John M. Dibbs The Flying Legends 2014 calendar features legendary World War II warbirds from around the world, captured in flight by award-winning photographer John M. Dibbs. Razor-sharp, unretouched air-to-air photography brings these old warbirds to life. Wall • 28pp • 17 x 12” • 14 color & 13 b/w images #211560 $15.99

NRA National Firearms Museum 2014 16 Month Calendar - 9/1/13 through December 2014 Jim Supic

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John Deere 2014 16 Month Calendar - 9/1/13 through December 2014 Ralph W. Sanders A collection of classic John Deere farm tractors, including color photography of gloriously restored early Poppin’ Johnny models, Models A and B, and New Generation favorites. Each month includes a thorough caption and second detail photo. Wall • 28pp • 17 x 12” • 26 images #211545 $15.99 • 1-800-458-0454



This calendar is a showcase of some of the most important firearms in the permanent collection of the National Firearms Museum. Each gun has a detailed description explaining its historical importance, along with additional photographs highlighting significant features.

Professional Sheet Metal Fabrication BESTSELLER Ed Barr


This number-one resource for sheet metal workers old and new will walk you through the ins and outs of planning a sheet metal project, acquiring the necessary tools and resources, doing the work, and adding the perfect finishing touches for a seamless final product. Paperback • 304pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 559 color images #211239 $39.99

How to Paint Your Car Revised & Updated Dennis W. Parks The techniques, tricks, and technology behind automotive painting are revealed through 400 color photos, clear captions, detailed text, and step-by-step how-to sequences. You’ll learn the latest information about paint chemistry, waterborne paints, spray guns, body fillers, surface prep, and site prep. Paperback • 192pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 420 color images #200273 $27.99

Auto Paint from Prep to Final Coat AVAILABLE JANUARY JoAnn Bortles


New water-based automotive paints are of very high quality, but they require different methods and techniques for proper application, virtually rendering previous automotive paint books obsolete. This is the first book to provide instruction in these new paints. Paperback • 304pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 650 color images #194800 $39.99

How To Weld


Todd Bridigum This book is the perfect introduction for neophytes and an excellent refresher for veteran welders, a work so comprehensive and so complete that most readers won’t need any further instruction. Paperback • 208pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 543 color & 27 b/w images #145428 $24.99


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How to Restore Classic Car Bodywork Martin Thaddeus With specially devised techniques that don’t rely on workshop facilities, this work spans the gap between professional and amateur. Paperback • 128pp • 8 x 10” • color images #196694 $39.95

Classic Car Bodywork Restoration Manual (4th Edition) Lindsay Porter This book describes how to undertake high-quality repairs at a fraction of the cost of an automotive body shop or restoration specialist. Hardcover • 288pp • 8.25 x 10.75” • 1200 b/w images #181065 $39.95

Welding Complete Editors of CPi This one-of-a-kind book explores the practical and decorative aspects of welding, with an emphasis on the projects most popular with serious workshop enthusiasts. Paper Text • 224pp • 8.25 x 10.81” • 500 images #151352 $24.99

Learn to Weld NEW Stephen Blake Christena Master MIG welding and the metal fabrication techniques you need to repair, create, and duplicate projects in your home welding studio. Flexibound • 176pp • 8 x 10” • 200 color images #210596 $24.99

How to Repair Plastic Bodywork Kurt Lammon This guide to repairing plastic bodywork leads do-it-yourself restorers carefully through each step of the plastic repair process. Paperback • 144pp • 8.0 x 10.5” • 200 b/w images #180926 $20.00

Successful Composite Techniques Keith Noakes This book guides readers through successful design solutions in Kevlar, glass-reinforced plastic, carbon fiber and other modern materials. Paperback • 176pp • 8.5 x 11.0” • 220 b/w images #147819 $29.95

How To Paint Flames, Second Edition Bruce Caldwell The newest styles, tools, and techniques for painting flames are described and shown in the newest edition of this best-selling book. Paperback • 160pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 624 color images #193301 $24.99

How to Paint Your Show Car Stefan Gesterkamp & Jay Leno Covering stripping, repainting, touch-ups and more, Stefan Gesterkamp leads the reader through the concours painting process. Paperback • 192pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 570 color images #145599 $29.99

Airbrush Painting: Advanced Techniques JoAnn Bortles This book is an ideal guide for airbrush painters seeking to expand their skills, and for readers of Bortles’ earlier book who are hungry for more. Paperback • 176pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 478 color images #145789 $24.99

How to Master Airbrush Painting Techniques JoAnn Bortles & Dru Blair JoAnn Bortles’ original book presents a curriculum for mastering both the technology and techniques needed to be a successful airbrush artist. Paperback • 192pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 425 color images #140458 $24.95 • 1-800-458-0454


How to Tune and Modify Automotive Engine Management Systems - All New Edition NEW Jeff Hartman Engine-control expert Jeff Hartman explains everything from the basics of fuel injection to the building of complex project cars. Paperback • 336pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 259 color & 5 b/w images #194927 $39.99

GM LS-Series Engines BESTSELLER Joseph Potak This book details all of the steps necessary, from concept to completion, for installing the LSX in your GM muscle car! Paperback • 192pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 425 color images #147150 $27.99

The Chevrolet Small-Block Bible BESTSELLER Thomas J. Madigan & Vic Edelbrock Jr. This is a guide for building anything for a mild street engine for use in a custom or daily driver to a cost-is-no-object dream build. Paperback • 240pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 278 color & 40 b/w images #194562 $34.99

V-8 Horsepower Performance Handbook Scott Parkhurst Approaching the engine as a system of components that must work in perfect harmony, the book provides the working knowledge for keeping a V-8 at the top of its form. Paperback • 160pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 285 color images #145833 $24.99

Duramax Diesel Engine Repair Manual NEW Editors of Haynes Manuals Step-by-step instructions are included for repair and maintenance of all 2001 - 2012 GM 6.6L Duramax diesel engines. Paperback • 272pp • 8.5 x 11” • illustrated throughout #215161 $26.95

Nitrous Oxide Performance Handbook Jeff Hartman This book gives clear, step-by-step instructions for installing and using a successful nitrous system in either carbureted or fuel-injected, computerized cars. Paperback • 224pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 318 color & 25 b/w images #140442 $29.99

Solex Carburetters Tuning Tips & Techniques RC Pack This book offers tips on solving problems and major tuning characteristics of the vast range of Solex carburetters manufactured in Europe. Paperback • 126pp • 5.8 x 8.3” • 100+ images #213259 $21.95

4-Cylinder Engine Short Block High-Performance Manual Des Hammill This is a complete practical guide on how to blueprint any 4-cylinder, four-stroke engine’s short block to obtain maximum performance. Paperback • 112pp • 8 x 10” • 225 color images #196693 $32.95

How to Modify your Retro or Classic Car for High Performance Daniel Stapleton This book analyzes each part of the classic or retro car—the engine, transmission, brakes, etc.—and shows how it can be modified for greater performance. Paperback • 144pp • 8.0 x 10.0” • 310 color & b/w images #196256 $49.95

Souping the Stock Engine, 1950 Edition Roger Huntington This classic will help you understand how things were done in 1950. Engines discussed include the Cadillac OHV, Chevrolet 6, Chrysler, Dodge 6 & V-8, and others. Paperback • 192pp • 5.5 x 8.5” • 94 b/w images #210075 $19.95


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Supercharging Performance Handbook Jeff Hartman This book is packed with thorough explanations of the different types of superchargers and aftercoolers, expert guidance on choosing superchargers for specific applications, and in-depth discussion of efficiency, proper sizing and installation, and supporting systems modification. Paperback • 224pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 316 color & 30 b/w images #147266 $29.99

Turbocharging Performance Handbook Jeff Hartman The definitive resource on turbocharging -- from ignition to intercooler, exhaust to EMS -- this book tells you all you need to know, whether you’re planning a scratchbuilt turbo engine, converting a non-turbo motor, or troubleshooting OEM turbo equipment. Paperback • 272pp • 8.25 x 11” • 388 color images #144219 $34.99

Chevy Small-Block V-8 Interchange Manual 2nd Edition David Lewis

Paperback • 176pp • 8.25 x 11” • 104 color & 240 b/w images #145418 $27.99

How to Build and Modify GM LS-Series Engines BESTSELLER Joseph Potak For those who want to build or modify their LS engine, this book provides the most detailed and extensive instructions ever offered. Whatever your performance goals might be, it shows you what modifications are needed and how to make them. Paperback • 176pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 300 color images #145825 $27.99 • 1-800-458-0454



The most complete encyclopedia ever assembled, cataloging all 1968 to 2000 small-block Chevrolet V-8 engines, this manual includes more than 25,000 part numbers, specs, dates and technical details on engine blocks, heads, valves, crankshafts, camshafts, pistons, manifolds, ignition systems, emission systems, computer controls, motor mounts and more.

How to Restore and Customize Automotive Interiors Dennis W. Parks


A major part of any auto restoration is bringing the interior back to life, and this book provides you with the tools and knowledge you need to tackle any job on any type of car, from prewar classics to full-on customs to modern vehicles. Paperback • 192pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 554 color images #194740 $29.99

Caring for Your Car’s Bodywork and Interior Gurcham Sahot With this book, you can begin caring for your car like a professional, with tips on the importance of using specific chemicals for specific tasks, how to properly clean wheels, paint decontamination, polishing paintwork, removing light scratches, waxing, interior maintenance, leather care, and more. Paperback • 80pp • 5.8 x 8.3” • 115 color images #196233 $19.95

How to Restore Your Collector Car 2nd Edition Tom Brownell & Jason Scott From choosing the right vehicle and obaining the right tools to get the job done, to entering the finished product in a show, this is the restoration book for the enthusiast who takes pride in not just getting his hands dirty, but in knowing why every bolt was chosen. Paperback • 272pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 408 color images


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Which Oil? Choosing the Right Oil and Grease for Your Antique, Vintage, Veteran, Classic or Collector Car Richard Michell This book gives classic car owners the information necessary to make an appropriate and safe choice of lubricants from the vast and sometimes overwhelming range available today. Paperback • 128pp • 8.0 x 10.0” • 30 color images #194243 $24.95


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How to Make Your Car Last Forever BESTSELLER Tom Torbjornsen This guide will lead you through the minefield of preventative maintenance, repair, extended warranties, and magic elixirs that claim to cure everything! Paperback • 176pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 301 color images #149609 $24.99

How Your Car Works Arvid Linde Here is a comprehensive guided tour under the skin of the car. Diesel, petrol (gasoline), electric, hybrid and alternative propulsions are all covered. Paperback • 128pp • 5.8 x 8.3” • 100 color images #196234 $24.95

Automotive Custom Interiors Sue Elliott With images of an incredible assortment of custom interiors, this book gives you the means to make your dream interior a reality. Paperback • 160pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 626 color images #145612 $24.99

How to Restore Automotive Trim and Hardware John Gunnell In this book one of the best auto restorers around provides step-bystep instructions for getting the trim and hardware details just right. Paperback • 160pp • 8.25 x 11” • 231 color images #145816 $24.99

Automotive Wiring Dennis W. Parks & John Kimbrough This book guides custom car builders through every step from determining what components they need, to selecting wire type and gauge, methods of connection, and more. Paperback • 144pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 331 color images #149877 $24.99

Automotive Heating & Air Conditioning Editors of Haynes Manuals Written for the do-it-yourselfer, good enough for the pro, this book includes everything you need to know about your vehicle’s heating and air conditioning. Paperback • 254pp • 8.5 x 10.5” • 600 b/w images #196686 $26.95

Simple Fixes for Your Car Carl Collins This book could pay for itself in one repair, it’s a perfect addition to your glove box. You don’t even need any mechanical skills or specialist tools. Paperback • 82pp • 5.8 x 8.2” • 89 images #200854 $19.95

First Aid for Your Car Carl Collins If you drive a car then this is the book for you. Avoid serious repair bills by learning what to do when something goes wrong. Paperback • 128pp • 5.8 x 8.2” • 137 images #200855 $24.95

Selling Your Car Nigel Knight Following this guide should increase your chances of achieving that most satisfying of sales—one where you make good, honest money. Paperback • 96pp • 5.83 x 8.27” • 136 color & b/w images #200606 $19.95

Caring for Your Car Trevor Fry This book is aimed at the driver who wants to do his own basic car maintenance without the need for in-depth mechanical knowledge, or a technical manual. Paperback • 120pp • 5.8 x 8.3” • 96 color images #196235 $19.95 • 1-800-458-0454


Hot Rod Garages


Peter Vincent Acclaimed hot rod photographer Peter Vincent gives readers an intimate look inside the shops of more than 24 custom builders. From individuals crafting cars for their own reward to builders turning out cool rides for paying customers, this book shows the builders in the context of their spaces. Flexibound • 224pp • 9.5 x 11.125” • 259 color & 122 b/w images


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The Ultimate Guide to Hot Rods and Street Rods John Carroll & Garry Stuart This beautifully illustrated guide provides a history of hot rods in America from their first appearance with “souped up” Model T’s of the 1920’s through the 1940s, 1950s and beyond. With chapters on each decade of hot rod, it provides a comprehensive history of this American phenomenon. Hardcover • 448pp • 11 x 8.50” • illustrated throughout #210808 $24.99

Art of the Hot Rod


Ken Gross & Peter Harholdt The best hot rods are art on four wheels, and this book, a collection of studio photography of the cars produced by the world’s top hot-rod builders, is nothing less than a gallery of the best of American hot rodding. Flexibound • 240pp • 9 x 10.3125” • 300 color & 20 b/w images

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A to Z of Kit Cars Steve Hole This comprehensive, authoritative and often humorous look at the UK’s kit-car scene documents over 1,500 different vehicles, including the successes and the failures, the perennial survivors and the short-lived, the good, the bad and the ugly. Hardcover • 176pp • 8.25 x 10.5” • 700 color & 500 b/w images #192425 $49.95


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Hot Rod Reader BESTSELLER Peter Schletty & Melinda Keefe This anthology of writings chronicles the joys of hot rodding, the history of its creation, and the major events, people, and cars, that brought hot rods to the stage. Hardcover • 288pp • 6.25 x 9.25” • 30 color & 40 b/w images #149721 $25.00

Hot Rods Alan Mayes This collection of more than 35 roadsters, coupes, rat rods, and show cars provides a nicely priced, all-color survey of this enduring hobby. Paperback • 240pp • 6.5 x 8.25” • 124 color images #149685 $19.99

Custom Cars: Coupes, Sedans, Pickups Alan Mayes This book explores each element of a custom car build in detail with hundreds of award-winning customs as examples. Paperback • 160pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 536 color images #149571 $24.99

Hot Rods: Roadsters, Coupes, Customs Dain Gingerelli This book covers every system of a traditional hot rod—be it roadster, coupe, or tub—illustrating with hundreds of color photos. Paperback • 160pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 521 color images #145803 $24.99

Hot Rod Body and Chassis Builder’s Guide Dennis W. Parks & John Kimbrough This guide offers fool-proof advice for building the hot rod of your dreams. Paperback • 176pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 548 color images #144584 $25.99

How To Build a Cheap Hot Rod Dennis W. Parks & Tom Prufer This book will get hopefuls off the sidelines by showing how a hot rod can be built for less than the cost of, say, a new Hyundai. Paperback • 192pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 307 color images #140305 $25.95

Dune Buggy Handbook James Hale Here is an introduction to the whole cult of the dune buggy, from its beginnings in the 1920s, to the explosion of fun cars in the 1960s and ‘70s. Paperback • 208pp • 8 x 10” • 671 color & b/w images #200080 $39.95

Performance Corvairs Seth Emerson & Bill Fisher This book contains everything the engine builder needs to know to rebuild the Corvair for a variety of applications from street to full race. Paperback • 176pp • 8.5 x 11.0” • 300+ color images #150081 $29.95

The Magnificent 7 - 3rd Edition NEW Chris Rees This new edition is updated to cover the new variants of Caterham Seven released since publication of the second edition in 2007. Hardcover • 208pp • 8.27 x 10.64” • 252 color & 40 b/w images #213833 $39.95

Lotus Seven Replicas & Caterham 7: 1973 to 2013 NEW Rob Hawkins This new book is packed with good advice on how to find and maintain a Lotus Seven, Caterham Seven or a Seven replica. Paperback • 64pp • 5.47 x 7.68” • 119 images #210946 $19.95 • 1-800-458-0454


Motorcycle Dream Garages BESTSELLER Lee Klancher & Kevin Cameron This book opens the doors to 16 motorcycle palaces, among them a secret one in Chicago housing over 100 rare bikes; a converted garage dedicated to Vincents in St. Paul; and a sampling of luxury motorcycle garages owned by racers and celebrities, such as Jay Leno. Flexibound • 192pp • 9.5 x 11.125” • 231 color images


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The Art of BMW 90 Years of Motorcycle Excellence BESTSELLER Peter Gantriis, Henry von Wartenberg & Fred Jakobs Stunning studio portraiture of the rolling sculptures BMW has been creating for the past 90 years is presented in this book. Each bike portrait is accompanied by a concise, authoritative profile of the machine. All the classic bikes are here, from pre-World War II BMWs to the latest models. Hardcover • 208pp • 9.5 x 11.125” • 175 color images #210549 $40.00

The Vincent in the Barn Great Stories of Motorcycle Archaeology BESTSELLER Tom Cotter & David Edwards, Editor-in-Chief of Cycle World magazine


Author Tom Cotter has scoured the motorcycle collector ranks to find the best “barn find” tales. From well-known collectors to lucky bike freaks, theirs are the stories that keep the barn-find dream alive. The book offers 40 stories of motorcycle-hunting dreams come true. Paperback • 256pp • 6 x 9” • 133 color & 31 b/w images #210550 $19.99

Phil Cross: Gypsy Joker to a Hells Angel BESTSELLER Phil Cross & Meg Cross Based on 44 years as a Hells Angel, this book chronicles the life and wild times of Phil Cross in words and photos. Told in photos and stories, it’s a must-read for all motorcycle riders. Hardcover • 240pp • 6.988 x 9.683” • 230 color & 50 b/w images #200254 $30.00


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The Harley in the Barn BESTSELLER Tom Cotter & Pat Simmons This book offers 40+ tales of lost Nortons, hidden Hondas, dormant Indians, and busted BSAs, found by lucky collectors just like you. Hardcover • 256pp • 6.25 x 9.25” • 150 color & 15 b/w images #194723 $26.00

Around the World on a Motorcycle Zoltan Sulkowsky This account of two friends’ trip around the world gives a very clear-eyed view of the world in the 1930s. Paperback • 413pp • 6 x 9” • 100 b/w images #214610 $24.95

The Real Way Round NEW Jonathan Yates This book captures one man’s real experience motorcycling around the globe with no back up teams, no spare bikes, and no film crews. Hardcover • 224pp • 9.84 x 9.84” • 670 color & b/w images #200595 $59.95

Adventure Motorcycling Manual - 2nd Edition Robert Wicks This book leads the reader in a logical progression using first-hand experience from the planning stage through to execution. Hardcover • 208pp • 8.27 x 10.64” • 205 color & 2 b/w images #211391 $34.95

The World’s Great Adventure Motorcycle Routes Robert Wicks & Kevin & Julia Sanders This exciting book is an essential guide to more than 30 of the world’s best journeys for the adventure motorcyclist. Hardcover • 240pp • 8.25 x 10.6” • 160 color images #196371 $39.95

Soul on Bikes NEW Tobie Levingston, Keith Zimmerman, Kent Zimmerman, Ralph “Sonny” Barger This book offers a look at an all-black, all-Harley, all-chopper group of motorcyclists who have found more than their share of violence and redemption in urban America. Paperback • 288pp • 6 x 9” • 32 color & 50 b/w images #212423 $17.99

The One Percenter Encyclopedia Bill Hayes This book covers all the major clubs—Hells Angels, Outlaws, Pagans, Mongols, Vagos—as well as lesser-known clubs from around the world. Flexibound • 256pp • 9.25 x 10.875” • 98 color & 12 b/w images #193367 $29.99

Terry the Tramp K. Randall Ball This book takes the reader on a turbulent ride through Terry’s notorious life, each page sizzling with violent tales wrapped in a razor-sharp edge. Hardcover • 272pp • 6.25 x 9.25” • 34 b/w images #149893 $27.00

1000 Biker Tattoos NEW Sara Liberte Motorcycle photographer Sara Liberte celebrates this most personal of art forms by capturing the wild abandon of the motorcycle lifestyle expressed through tattoo work. Flexibound • 320pp • 9.25 x 9.25” • 865 color images #210821 $29.99

The One Percenter Code Dave Nichols & Kim Peterson This book takes readers inside the world of outlaw motorcycle clubs and pulls back the secretive curtain on the biker lifestyle. Hardcover • 256pp • 5.75 x 8.75” • 77 b/w images #194781 $25.00 • 1-800-458-0454


The Fast Stuff NEW Mat Oxley This is a collection of the author’s best stories, published over 20 years. They are insightful, extraordinary, and often hilarious. Paperback • 496pp • 5 x 7.8” • 19 color & 6 b/w images #213842 $15.95

MotoGP Season Review 2013 AVAILABLE DECEMBER Julian Ryder Now firmly established in its 10th year of publication, this is an essential gift for every fan of top-level motorcycle racing. Hardcover • 216pp • 9.06 x 11.82” • 250 color images #214616 $49.95

BMW Café Racers Uli Cloesen Showcasing fantastic BMW customs from all over the globe, and from the old to the new, this book presents them in all their innovative glory. Hardcover • 128pp • 9.84 x 9.84” • 205 color & b/w images #210141 $39.95

Cafe Racers of the 1970s Mick Walker Numerous contemporary photos are featured, with captions explaining the history and technical features of the machines and describing the men who made and rode them. Paperback • 96pp • 7.5 x 10.25” • 115 b/w images #200103 $19.95

Superbike 25 Exciting Years - The Official Book Claudio Porrozzi & Fabrizio Porrozzi The first 25 years are revisited for the first time in an official book that reviews the technical, sporting and human stories of each championship. Hardcover • 240pp • 11 x 15” • color & b/w images #201087 $64.95

Harley-Davidson Drag Racing Scooter Grubb There is nothing like the sound of two Harley-Davidsons leaving the line to get your adrenaline pumping. Harley-Davidson Drag Racing uses over 300 color photos and 144 pages to capture that same raw energy of unleashed V-twin power. Paperback • 144pp • 8.5 x 11” • 300 color images #181113 $19.95

Valentino Rossi Mat Oxley This is the fourth edition of a fabulous visual study capturing the larger-than-life character of Valentino Rossi both on and off the track. Hardcover • 224pp • 9 x 11” • 325 color & 9 b/w images #199752 $39.95

David Jefferies Stuart Barker As the undisputed master of the most dangerous racetrack in the world, the Isle of Man TT course, the affable Yorkshireman risked so much and achieved legendary status. Paperback • 312pp • 5.0 x 7.0” • 40 color & 5 b/w images #193962 $15.95

How to Ride Off-Road Motorcycles Gary LaPlante & Lee Parks This book schools the reader in all the skills necessary to ride safely and quickly off-road. Paperback • 176pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 316 color images #194786 $27.99

Motorcyclist’s Legal Handbook Pat Hahn This book collects all the legal information a rider needs to know in one comprehensive volume. Paperback • 240pp • 5.5 x 8.5” • 62 color images #149866 $21.99


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Motocourse 2013-2014 AVAILABLE JANUARY

The World’s Leading Grand Prix & Superbike Annual Michael Scott, Neil Spalding & Matt Oxley The World’s Leading Grand Prix and Superbike Annual reaches its 38th year as the indisputable leader in its field, covering the world of motorcycle racing like no other publication. Hardcover • 296pp • 9.1 x 12.6“ • illustrated throughout #215563 $59.95

TT: Isle of Man Rider by Rider A compilation of the top 50 TT riders of all time AVAILABLE DECEMBER Liam McCann This is a comprehensive collection of profiles of the best riders to have raced at the prestigious Isle of Man Tourist Trophy. Packed with superb photographs and statistical information, each profile looks at the riders’ successes, failures and iconic moments. Hardcover • 144pp • 8.66 x 8.66” • 100 color images #214708 $19.95

MotoGP Performance Riding Techniques Fully revised and updated The MotoGP manual of track riding skills NEW Andy Ibbott & Keith Code

Hardcover • 184pp • 8.27 x 10.64” • 200 color images #214216 $34.95

100 Years of the Isle of Man TT A Century of Motorcycle Racing - Updated Edition covering 2007 - 2012 NEW David Wright This updated edition covering the 2007 - 2012 races, reveals the event’s colorful history through the high-speed activities of great riders such as the Collier brothers, Geoff Duke, Mike Hailwood, Giacomo Agostini, Steve Hislop, Joey Dunlop, John McGuinness and many others. Hardcover • 288pp • 8.25 x 11.6875” • 350 color images #214575 $44.95 • 1-800-458-0454



From starting and accelerating to braking, cornering, overtaking and even crashing, this book combines expert guidance from an experienced coach with advice and anecdotes from today’s top riders. This is the authoritative guide to improving your racing technique and performance.

The Harley-Davidson and Indian Wars Allan Girder The exciting color history of the battle between Harley-Davidson and Indian for control of the American motorcycle market includes color photographs of restored motorcycles, archival photography prior to World War II, advertisements, race posters, and memorabilia. Hardcover • 180pp • 10 x 10” • illustrated throughout


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The Lambretta Bible Covers all Lambretta models built in Italy: 1947-1971 (New Edition) NEW Pete Davies This is an in-depth look at the world’s finest scooter, from the Model A to the GP 200. It includes machines prepared and built by Lambretta Concessionaires, and takes a look at the main British dealer specials of the 1960s. Hardcover • 160pp • 8.15 x 9.84” • 200 images #210747 $54.95

The Triumph Bonneville Bible All Models 1959-1983 (Does Not Cover 2001 On Models) NEW


Peter Henshaw This is a meticulously detailed history of the Triumph Bonneville, its antecedents, how it came about, and year-by-year production changes, with detailed technical specifications and contemporary road test reports showing how the Bonneville compared with its rivals. Hardcover • 160pp • 8 x 10” • 262 color images #200508 $54.95

Italian Custom Motorcycles The Italian Chop - Choppers, Cruisers, Bobbers, Trikes & Quads NEW Uli Cloesen Although customizing is not normally associated with Italian brands, there are some fantastic individually built Italian custom bikes out there old and new. This book looks at some of the fascinating custom projects, accompanied by stunning photography of the finished bikes. Hardcover • 128pp • 10 x 10” • 260 color & b/w images #200078 $39.95


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How to Rebuild and Restore Classic Harley-Davidson Big Twins 1936-1964 Rick Schunk Through step-by-step instruction, the reader will learn how to disassemble a chassis, rebuild a fork, lace a wheel, and paint for any restoration. Paperback • 272pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 669 color images #194921 $39.99

Harley-Davidson Big Twins Peter Henshaw This book is a straightforward, practical guide to buying a used Harley-Davidson. Paperback • 64pp • 5.5 x 7.7” • 100 color images #194227 $19.95

Art of the Harley-Davidson Motorcycle BESTSELLER David Blattel & Dain Gingerelli This is a breathtaking photographic review of more than 100 of Harley-Davidson’s greatest hits from the early 1900s to today. Hardcover • 192pp • 12.25 x 10” • 143 color & 11 b/w images #193491 $40.00

The Harley-Davidson Motor Co. Archive Collection


Randy Leffingwell, Darwin Holmstrom & Bill Davidson With exquisite, detailed photographs and histories of the motorcycles in Harley’s collection, this book captures the bestknown motorcycles in the world. Flexibound • 408pp • 10.1875 x 8.9375” • 600 color & 50 b/w images #149885 $30.00

Lambretta NEW Vittorio Tessera The author has brought to life a guide that shows even the smallest modification carried on the various models that have appeared in the marketplace. Hardcover • 340pp • 9.84 x 9.84” • color & b/w images #212121 $90.00

Moto Guzzi AVAILABLE DECEMBER Greg Pullen This book charts the development of the stylish Guzzi bikes and the highs (and lows) of one of the oldest motorcycles marques still in existence. Hardcover • 176pp • 8.5 x 10.25” • 250 color images #214588 $44.95

Kawasaki Z1 & Z900 Dave Orritt Packed with good advice on choosing the right Kawasaki, this book is a comprehensive inspection guide and in-depth analysis of these models. Paperback • 64pp • 5.47 x 7.68” • 93 color images #211609 $19.95

BMW R1200 Twins: ‘04 to ‘09 Phil Mather With a Haynes manual, you can perform simple maintenance and basic repairs to these BMW bikes. Hardcover • 336pp • 8.5 x 11” • illustrated throughout #213408 $45.45

Vespa John H. Haynes Haynes writes every book based on a complete teardown of the motorcycle so you can repair your Vespa P/PX125, 150 and 200 scooters for 1978–2012. Paperback • 144pp • 8.5 x 11” • 500 images #213479 $36.45

Unusual Motorcycles François-Marie Dumas These designs missed out on success, but this book pays tribute to weird and wonderful bikes neglected by history. Hardcover • 208pp • 10.24 x 10.44” • 245 b/w, 195 color images #210926 $39.95 • 1-800-458-0454


Four-Stroke Performance Tuning, Fourth edition A. Graham Bell This is one of the most comprehensive references available to the enthusiast engine tuner and race engine builder. Hardcover • 512pp • 6.66 x 9.18” • 275 b/w images #200689 $49.95

Four-Stroke Motocross and Off-Road Performance Handbook BESTSELLER

Eric Gorr & Kevin Cameron This how-to manual covers everything from basic maintenance to performance modifications. Paperback • 160pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 308 color images #149838 $24.99

How to Repair Your Scooter James Manning Michels & Randy Johnson From brakes and suspension to intake and exhaust, this book explains each of a scooter’s systems, then provides maintenance and repair tips. Paperback • 160pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 397 color images #149833 $24.99

How to Restore Classic Large Frame Vespa Scooters Mark Paxton With its clear text aided by full color photographs, this book guides the DIY enthusiast through the restoration of a classic 2-stroke Vespa. Paperback • 160pp • 8 x 10.5” • 876 color images #200079 $49.95

The Comprehensive Vintage Motorcycle Price Guide 2013/2014 Edition The Motorcycle and Model Railroad Museum of Wisconsin This Guide includes comprehensive data for dozens of brands from the U.S. and around the world, from Ace to Zundapp, built between 1901 and 1996. Paperback • 224pp • 4.25 x 6.5” • illustrated throughout #213730 $15.95

The Vintage Motorcyclists’ Workshop Radco This book is aimed at the amateur, who is encouraged to attempt almost every aspect of restoration work himself, within the confines of the home workshop. Hardcover • 256pp • 8.27 x 10.64” • 280 b/w images #112321 $40.00

Classic Motorcycle Race Engines Kevin Cameron This authoritative book, elegantly written in highly digestible style, provides in-depth analysis of classic motorcycle race engines spanning eight decades. Hardcover • 416pp • 6.66 x 9.18” • 30 b/w, 30 color images #210927 $48.95

How Your Motorcycle Works Peter Henshaw By explaining precisely how the machine works, this book will increase your understanding and enjoyment of your motorcycle. Paperback • 80pp • 5.82 x 8.27” • 86 color & b/w images #210121 $19.99

Motorcycle Electrical Systems Tracy Martin This is a user-friendly guide to understanding, diagnosing, and fixing the electrical systems and components that make a bike run . . . or falter. Paperback • 160pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 232 color & 8 b/w images #144121 $26.95

How to Repair Your Motorcycle Charles Everitt This book puts the basics of motorcycle repair within every owner’s grasp with 50 do-it-yourself projects. Paperback • 192pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 263 color images #144399 $22.99


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How to Restore Classic Smallframe Vespa Scooters V-range models 1963 - 1986 Mark Paxton This book investigates the reality of renovating a small frame Vespa in detail, outlining the techniques to fully restore a complete wreck to factory fresh. The restoration is carried out by the author in his own workshop, and all stages of the process are covered. Paperback • 120pp • 8 x 10.5” • 688 images #210756 $39.95

How and Why Motorcycle Design and Technology Gaetano Cocco The long-awaited reprint of this how-to-ride-a-bike guide is meant for anyone who has never ridden a motorcycle, for enthusiasts who would like to know more about the function of the motorcycle, as well as for well-informed technical experts who have plenty of know-how about bikes. Paperback • 216pp • 9.84 x 9.84” • color & b/w images #212123 $49.95

How to Tune and Modify Motorcycle Engine Management Systems Tracy Martin

Paperback • 192pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 291 color images #149691 $29.99

Adventure Motorcycle Maintenance Manual The Essential Guide to All the Skills Needed to Maintain and Prepare a Modern Adventure Motorcycle Greg Baker Written for the rider who wants to be self-reliant on the road, the book takes the reader through a series of practical techniques designed to keep the bike in peak riding condition. It uses clear step-by-step instructions to demonstrate the skills needed for basic maintenance. Hardcover • 176pp • 8.25 x 10.5” • 300 color images #196366 $34.95 • 1-800-458-0454



This guide addresses all of a modern motorcycle’s engine-control systems and tells you how to get the most out of today’s bikes. Topics covered include how fuel injection works, aftermarket fuel injection systems, tuning and troubleshooting, and more.


Kenworth Semi Trucks Greg Smith Dozens of America’s most radical and desirable customs roll across the pages of this stunning collection. Photo illustration wizard Greg Smith digitally combines the best Kenworth semi trucks with beautiful backgrounds in this must-have book. Paperback • 96pp • 8.25 x 9” • 50 color images #145680 $9.99

Lost Truck Legends An Illustrated History of Unique, Small-Scale Truck Builders Robert Gabrick Detailed histories along with vintage photographs hark back to a different era of these gone-but-notforgotten, yet still-today-admired orphan trucks. Available, Fageol, Hug, Corbitt, Hendrickson, Dart, Garford, Republic, Bederman and others are portrayed with historic images. Paperback • 128pp • 8.5 x 11” • 120 b/w & 30 color images #200810 $34.95

Evolution of Cab-Over-Engine Trucks Norm Mort Cab Over Engine trucks played a vital role in America’s industrial growth. All the major truck manufacturers are featured along with the many models offered throughout the decades into the 1970s, as well as a brief look at the COE models offered through the 1980s to today. Paperback • 144pp • 8.5 x 11.0” • 150 color & 150 b/w images

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Semi Trucks of the 1960s Ron Adams Gear up for this outstanding selection of 1960s semitruck photos. Captions include detailed information about the trucks, trailers, and hauling configurations of a wide range of makers including Mack, Brockway, Diamond T, Ford, White-Freightliner, GMC, Kenworth, Peterbilt, and more. Paperback • 160pp • 8.5 x 11” • 32 color & 276 b/w images #210279 $36.95


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Greyhound Scenicruiser Tom McNally & Fred Rayman Starting with prototypes, this book covers all the Scenicruiser models and even highlights many restored and still-operating legends today. Paperback • 128pp • 8.5 x 11” • 115 color & 250 b/w images #211097 $36.95

British Buses 1946-1975 James Taylor In this book the manufacturers are dealt with in A-Z order with a brief history of each and individual coverage of the models produced. Hardcover • 192pp • 8.25 x 10.5” • 400 color & b/w images #196328 $59.95

Routemaster Bus: 1954 Onwards (all marks) Andrew Morgan This book provides a unique perspective on owning and operating a Routemaster, as well as an insight into the design of this doubledecker bus. Hardcover • 160pp • 8.25 x 10.5” • 150 color & 75 b/w images #196367 $29.95

Old Look Buses William A. Luke and Linda L. Metler Through vintage color and black and white pictures, William A. Luke looks at the Yellow Coach and GM buses of the 1940s and ‘50s. Paperback • 112pp • 8.5 x 11.0” • 70 color & 70 b/w images #181107 $34.95

Kenworth Trucks of the 1950s Ron Adams For Kenworth, the 1950s were some of its most exciting years. See the huge variety of Kenworth’s moving goods in the U.S. at the start of boom times. Paperback • 128pp • 10.25 x 8.5” • 30 color & 95 b/w images #196310 $34.95

White Trucks of the 1950s Barry Bertram This book reviews White medium and heavy-duty truck models in the decade of the 1950s, including the WC, 3000, 4000, 5000, and 9000 series. Paperback • 128pp • 10.25 x 8.50” • 121 b/w images #148895 $19.95

Peterbilt Trucks of the 1960s Ron Adams Peterbilts are portrayed at the height of their popularity through large-format photographs, taken at the time when these heavy haulers were put to work. Paperback • 128pp • 8.5 x 10.25” • 50 color & 80 b/w images #193747 $32.95

White Trucks of the 1960s Barry R. Bertram This book reviews White medium and heavy-duty truck models in roughly the decade of the 1960s, including the 1500, 4000, 5000, 7400, and 9000 series. Paperback • 128pp • 10.25 x 8.5” • 20 color & 120 b/w images #150011 $19.95

British and European Trucks of the 1970s Colin Peck This is an account of a turbulent period that saw a number of amalgamations, mergers and take-overs that would change the pan-European trucking industry. Paperback • 96pp • 8 x 7.5” • 120 color images #200509 $29.95

British & European Trucks of the 1980s


Colin Peck This book takes a look behind the scenes of some of the major players of the 1980s and covers obscure manufacturers, such as those from the former Eastern Bloc. Paperback • 96pp • 8 x 7.5” • 101 color & b/w images #200599 $29.95 • 1-800-458-0454


City Service Hook & Ladder Trucks and Quads Walter M. P. McCall This book is a photographic tribute to these fondly-remembered hook-and-ladder trucks and quads built during the golden age of American motor fire apparatus. Paperback • 128pp • 8.5 x 11.0” • 30 color & 200 b/w images #192458 $32.95

Oren Fire Apparatus Photo Archive Thomas L. Herman This is a book that pays tribute to these magnificently crafted rigs with photographs carefully selected by noted historian Thomas L. Herman. Paperback • 128pp • 8.5 x 10.25” • 30 color & 110 b/w images #181106 $19.95

American Fire Engine AVAILABLE JANUARY H. Halberstadt This is a stunning tribute to fire fighters and fire apparatus of the last 200 years, with special emphasis on the classic automotive engines, trucks, and ladder rigs. Hardcover • 192pp • 10 x 10” • illustrated throughout #214143 $17.99

Ford Fire Trucks Kent Parrish This chronicle pays homage to the contributions Ford has made to the fire service with a brilliant display of classic rigs and modern machines. Paperback • 144pp • 8.5 x 11.0” • 150 color & 200 b/w images #181105 $34.95

Carved-Panel Hearses An Illustrated History 1933-1948 Walter M. P. McCall & Thomas A. McPherson In 1933 the Sayers & Scovill Co. and The Eureka Co. introduced a daring departure in funeral car design. This is a look at their carved-panel hearses. Paperback • 128pp • 8.5 x 11.0” • 30 color & 140 b/w images #193750 $39.95

Weller Brothers of Memphis Walter M. P. McCall Weller Brothers was one of no fewer than four independent hearse and ambulance conversion businesses that flourished in the 1950s and 1960s. Paperback • 128pp • 8.5 x 10.25” • 30 color & 110 b/w images #181108 $19.95

Haulpak and Lectra Haul Eric C. Orlemann This book honors these off-highway vehicles with historic and modern photography, much of it never published before. Paperback • 160pp • 8.5 x 11.0” • 60 color & 220 b/w images #196317 $39.95

Modern Earthmoving Machines Keith Haddock This is a showcase of earthmoving machines that mine minerals, construct highways, lay pipelines, dig basements, and show up to rebuild when disasters strike. Paperback • 128pp • 9.0 x 9.0” • 125 color images #196315 $32.95

Coal Mining Equipment at Work Michael D. Davis The massive mining machines documented show, through vintage and colorful photography, how Kentucky was the largest coal producer in the world. Paperback • 128pp • 8.5 x 11.0” • 80 color & 80 b/w images #193751 $34.95

Roadbuilding Construction Equipment at Work Edgar A. Browning This photo essay details the construction of the original Interstate Highway System in Vermont’s mountainous region through the late 1950s to late ‘70s. Paperback • 126pp • 8.5 x 11.0” • 250 b/w images #193746 $36.95


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Fire Trucks of the 1960s and 1970s NEW Kent Parrish During the 1960s and 1970s, the fire apparatus industry saw unprecedented revolution, innovation, and parity. The long admired conventional models gave way to the contemporary archetypes that are the genesis of today’s fire trucks. Paperback • 128pp • 8.5 x 11” • 50 color & 200 b/w images #213156 $34.95

Fire Trucks of the 1950s Walter M. P. McCall From conventional Fords to the custom rigs of fire apparatus manufacturers, all the most popular, unique, and industry-changing designs and innovations are featured in this long-overdue tribute to the fire trucks of the Fabulous Fifties! Paperback • 128pp • 8.5 x 11.0” • 80 color & 220 b/w images #196314 $36.95

Evolution of the Cab-Forward Fire Truck Kent Parrish

Paperback • 144pp • 8.5 x 11.0” • 130 color & 130 b/w images #192457 $34.95

Modern LeTourneau Earthmoving Equipment 1968 - Present Eric C. Orlemann Focusing on machines designed and built from 1968 to present, all of the company’s quarry and mining machine offerings, including past LeTro-Loader, LeTroDozer, and Titan haul truck designs, as well as current equipment product lines, are featured in great detail. Paperback • 112pp • 8.5 x 11” • 200 color images #211098 $36.95 • 1-800-458-0454



This volume traces the evolution of cab-forward fire apparatus from its fathering to today’s industry giants, with a brilliant selection of black and white and color photographs with historical commentary and technical data.

How To Restore Your Farm Tractor Tharran E. Gaines Here is a restoration guide with the kind of detail needed for a first-class job. Whether you favor John Deere, Ford, Farmall, A-C, or Minnie-Mo, with Gaines’ guidance, you’re well on your way to showing off your shiny “new” classic tractor! Paperback • 256pp • 8.5 x 11” • 422 color images #211534 $35.00


Compact Tractors Dennis David As farming became more refined, so did the needs for tractors. The answer was a smaller, more maneuverable tractor with a variety of implements. Today’s compact tractors, such as the Kubota BX series, Massey Ferguson’s GC series, and the John Deere 3000, meet those needs. Paperback • 128pp • 8.5 x 11” • 160 color & b/w images #200809 $29.95

This Old John Deere A Treasury of Vintage Tractors and Family Farm Memories


Michael Dregni There’s no tractor like a John Deere. The most popular make among collectors and restorers deserves its own tribute, so we’ve gathered a fabulous collection of artwork and stories devoted just to the famous green machines. Hardcover • 160pp • 8.50 x 11” • illustrated throughout #212345 $14.99

The Big Book of Farmall Tractors The Complete Model-By-Model Encyclopedia Robert N. Pripps & Andrew Morlan This is the ultimate book on International Harvester Farmall tractors, one of the most popular, revolutionary, and common of all tractors. It is the first book to feature every Farmall model, chronicling the background of McCormick-Deering and International Harvester. Paperback • 208pp • 9 x 12” • 300 color & 50 b/w images #145847 $25.99


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John Deere Tractor Legacy BESTSELLER Don Macmillian At last, a paperback reissue of this classic history of John Deere! This is a detailed and fun history of the great tractor builder. Paperback • 256pp • 9 x 12” • 600 color & 75 b/w images #149892 $24.99

John Deere New Generation and Generation II Tractors John Dietz This book examines these Big Green machines in detail, with photography, a thorough text, and details of model specifications. Hardcover • 128pp • 8.75 x 11.25” • 115 color & 16 b/w images #145848 $25.00

The Art of the John Deere Tractor BESTSELLER Lee Klancher John Deere’s most famous machines are presented as they’ve never been presented before: in a studio, photographed against plain seamless backdrops. Hardcover • 192pp • 11.125 x 9.5” • 237 color images #149796 $35.00

The Ultimate Guide to Tractors Jim Glastonbury This book offers a history of the production of the modern tractor, with details and photos of the different brands and manufacturers. Hardcover • 448pp • 11 x 8.5” • illustrated throughout #180766 $24.99

Fiat Tractors William Dozza & Massimo Misley This is the first comprehensive study of the Italian firm’s history in the agricultural sector, updated with the New Holland new series from 2008 to 2011. Hardcover • 240pp • 8.6 x 11.8” • color & b/w images #200167 $59.95

Ferguson TE-20 Tractor Manual Pat Ware The Ferguson TE-20 is the most iconic of all tractors—the small, unobtrusive grey tractor many people will recognize. Hardcover • 160pp • 8.25 x 10.6” • 150 color & 150 b/w images #193987 $32.95

Amazing Tractor Facts & Trivia Peter Henshaw Along with the trivia, you’ll learn practical tips on driving, technical details, like torque, and safety tips to help avoid potential accidents. Hardcover • 192pp • 5.75 x 7.75” • illustrated throughout #179962 $12.99

The Farm Tractor Ralph W. Sanders & Bob Feller Here is the biggest, best, and most complete history of classic farm tractors. All North American models make their appearance. Paperback • 384pp • 7.875 x 9” • 450 color & 50 b/w images #145846 $27.99

Fordson New Major E1A BESTSELLER Pat Ware This extensively illustrated book provides a unique insight into the classic tractor, produced from 1951 until 1964. Hardcover • 160pp • 8.27 x 10.64” • 150 color & 140 b/w #213828 $34.95

How to Keep Your Classic Tractor Alive Spencer Yost This book covers all the basic questions and crucial aspects of buying, owning, rebuilding, and using an old tractor, from maintenance to plowing methods. Paperback • 240pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 300 color images #144367 $29.99 • 1-800-458-0454


North American Railroad Family Trees An Infographic History of the Industry’s Mergers and Evolution NEW Brian Solomon North American Railroad Family Trees marks the first time in book form that this major aspect of railroad history has been presented in a clear, graphic format, helping the rail fan make sense of the many smaller train lines that shaped North American rail as it is today. Hardcover • 160pp • 8.75 x 11.25” • 59 color & 25 b/w images


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Classic Locomotives Steam and Diesel Power in 700 Photographs NEW Brian Solomon This massive collection of 700 color photographs traces the development of North American locomotives from the early nineteenth century right up to the present, spanning dozens of models from the likes of Alco, Baldwin, Electro-Motive, Fairbanks-Morse, General Electric, and more. Paperback • 560pp • 6.5 x 8.25” • 700 color images #212457 $22.99

North American Locomotives A Railroad-by-Railroad Photohistory BESTSELLER Brian Solomon Spanning more than one and a half centuries, this treasure trove examines the steam, diesel, and electric locomotives that have kept North American commerce on the rails since the middle of the 19th century. It takes an encyclopedic approach and describes every major type. Hardcover • 288pp • 10.25 x 12.25” • 254 color & 161 b/w images


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North American Railroads The Illustrated Encyclopedia Brian Solomon This richly illustrated encyclopedia of classic and contemporary American railroads features concise histories of 101 U.S. and Canadian railroads past and present. It presents period and modern photography, print ads, and system maps, and details on the railroads’ geographic scope. Hardcover • 320pp • 9.5 x 11.125” • 325 color & 114 b/w images #193429 $40.00


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Locomotives Iain Rice Aimed at really keen modelers who want to learn how to achieve the highest standards, this book provides detail in seven themed chapters. Hardcover • 176pp • 8.25 x 10.6” • 300 color images #193991 $44.95

Electro-Motive E-Units and F-Units BESTSELLER Brian Solomon This illustrated volume is the most comprehensive history of the most recognizable locomotives ever built. Hardcover • 160pp • 11.125 x 9.5” • 113 color & 31 b/w images #149921 $45.00

Great American Railroads Michael Swift This book provides a glorious illustrated history of American railroads, examining the chronology, the companies, and the locomotives. Hardcover • 192pp • 12 x 9” • illustrated throughout #210442 $12.99

Amtrak Across America John A. Fostik From the legacy Streamliners of the pre-Amtrak era to today’s modern Acela Express and plans for high speed “corridor trains,” this book covers it all. Paperback • 128pp • 8.5 x 11” • 50 color & 90 b/w images #200811 $32.95

Tracking Down Steam Peter Nicholson This book is a compilation of the author’s personal experiences and features hundreds of previously unpublished photos of British steam locomotives. Hardcover • 208pp • 8.27 x 10.64” • 175 color & 215 b/w images #211387 $49.95

The History of North American Steam Christopher Chant This illustrated history covers steam locomotives from their origins and expansion through to their eventual obsolescence. Hardcover • 446pp • 11 x 8.5” • illustrated throughout #195589 $24.99

Modern Diesel Power Brian Solomon This collection of more than 200 photos features the most significant of high-horsepower diesels, from EMD SDs and GPs to GE Dash 9s and the “green” initiative Evolution. Paperback • 192pp • 6.5 x 8.25” • 254 color & 4 b/w images #149790 $19.99

Alco Locomotives Brian Solomon Alco Locomotives is the first book to tell the full story of this company central to American railroad history and beloved by rail fans for its underdog appeal. Hardcover • 176pp • 10.875 x 9.25” • 94 color & 71 b/w images #145625 $40.00

The Cars of Pullman Joe Welsh, Bill Howes & Kevin J. Holland This illustrated history examines Pullman’s diverse fleet, including the gamut of sleeper, parlor, and restaurant cars. Hardcover • 176pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 146 color & 67 b/w images #147133 $40.00

America’s Greatest Circus Train NEW Bruce C. Nelson & Fred Dahlinger Jr. This all-color book brings back the days when the colorful Circus Train ran from the Circus World Museum in Baraboo, Wis., through both Wisconsin and Illinois. Hardcover • 208pp • 10 x 10” • 335 images #214273 $54.95 • 1-800-458-0454


Chicago Postwar Passenger and Commuter Trains John Kelly This book captures the spirit and challenges of the era when streamlined passenger trains arrived and departed from Chicago’s six celebrated stations. Paperback • 128pp • 10.25 x 8.5” • 40 color & 80 b/w images #196316 $34.95

The Historical Atlas of North American Railroads John Westwood & Ian Wood With over 400 high quality maps, plans, and photographs, this book brings the subject to life. Paperback • 0pp • 7.5 x 9.5” • illustrated throughout #180560 $14.99

Railroad Freight Car Slogans & Heralds John Kelly After WWII, railroads realized slogans on freight cars could be used to build their public image and to sell passenger and freight services. Paperback • 128pp • 10.25 x 8.5” • 60 color & 70 b/w images #193745 $32.95

American Passenger Train Equipment: 1940s-1980s Patrick C. Dorin Long-time railroad author Pat Dorin puts all the various types of passenger equipment and designs into perspective. Paperback • 128pp • 8.5 x 11.0” • 100 color & 100 b/w images #192453 $34.95

Farewell to Trains NEW David St John Thomas Personal reminiscences and evocative descriptions of railway life are interspersed with extracts from over 65 years of the author’s railway writings. Hardcover • 256pp • 8.5 x 11.2” • illustrated throughout #214925 $40.00

Railroad Signaling BESTSELLER Brian Solomon The otherwise-arcane world of railroad signaling is explained in concise language and brought to life with nearly 200 fantastic photographs. Paperback • 160pp • 8.5 x 11” • 125 color & 25 b/w images #149727 $24.99

The Big Book of Lionel BESTSELLER Robert Schleicher This is a one-stop, hands-on treasury of practical advice for Lionel enthusiasts that includes more than 30 track plans for the floor and tabletop. Paperback • 272pp • 8.25 x 10.625” • 297 color & 52 b/w images #149872 $29.99

Fine Tuning and Maintaining 00 Gauge Models Nigel Burkin Learn all of the techniques required to introduce new models to your layout, run them in, fit all of the parts supplied with them and undertake repairs. Paperback • 192pp • 7.5 x 9.8” • 415 color images #195139 $34.95

Kit Building for Railway Modellers: Volume 1 NEW George Dent This book will help both novice and experienced modellers to achieve the very best results in constructing rolling stock from kits. Paperback • 224pp • 7.4 x 9.7” • 591 color images #213033 $34.95

Kit Building for Railway Modellers: Volume 2 NEW George Dent Learn how anyone can successfully assemble working kits with only a modicum of inexpensive equipment and experience. Paperback • 224pp • 8.25 x 11.6875” • 537 color images #214581 $34.95


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Great Northern Railway - Route of the Empire Builder John Kelly The Great Northern Railway (GN) main line stretched 1,700 miles from St. Paul, Minnesota, to Seattle, Washington, and was the northern most transcontinental railroad in the United States. Learn about this route and its branch lines and the trains that rolled over them. Paperback • 128pp • 8.5 x 11” • 200 color & b/w images #211092 $36.95

An Illustrated Guide to American Freight Train Equipment NEW Patrick C. Dorin This book covers each type of freight car and what it was designed to haul, as well as the equipment necessary to keep them all ‘on track.’ See the changes for each type through time, like the early refrigerated cars that required ice which have evolved into today’s much larger mechanical reefers. Paperback • 128pp • 8.5 x 11” • 30 color & 200 b/w images #213174 $34.95

Railroads Across North America An Illustrated History Claude Wiatrowski In this lavish celebration of the glory and grandeur that are the great North American railroads, author Claude Wiatrowski examines the development of the industry with nearly 90 features covering more than three dozen railroads past and present, as well as dozens more subjects. Hardcover • 256pp • 9 x 12” • illustrated throughout

Making Rural Buildings for Model Railways David Wright This invaluable book is essential reading for anyone interested in developing their modelling skills and creating realistic models of country houses, cottages and farm buildings for their railway layouts. All materials recommended are either recycled or can be obtained quite cheaply. Paperback • 192pp • 7.4 x 9.7” • 320 color images #213035 $34.95 • 1-800-458-0454



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Flying the Boeing 787


Gib Vogel Flying the Boeing 787 gives a pilot’s eye view of what it is like to fly this remarkable machine. It takes the reader on a trip from Tokyo to Los Angeles as the flight crew sees it, from pre-flight planning, through all the phases of the flight to shut-down at the parking stand. Paperback • 128pp • 6.1875 x 9.25” • 176 color images #214565 $22.95



Michael Sharpe Inside this book you’ll read and view the history and current status of over 75 civilian and military aircraft from around the world from the Concorde to the Boeing 787 Dreamliner to the P-80 Lockheed Shooting Star of the 1940s to the F-35 Lightning 11, capable of vertical take-off. Hardcover • 256pp • 9 x 12” • illustrated throughout #213873 $19.99

SR-71 The Complete Illustrated History of The Blackbird, The World’s Highest, Fastest Plane BESTSELLER Col. Richard H. Graham, USAF (ret.) This book covers every aspect of the SR-71’s development, manufacture, modification, and active service from the insider’s perspective of one pilot. It is lavishly illustrated with more than 200 photos. Hardcover • 192pp • 8.5 x 10.875” • 179 color & 22 b/w images


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Apollo The Epic Journey to the Moon, 1963-1972 David West Reynolds, Wally Schirra & Gene Cernan Featuring a wealth of rare photographs, artwork, and cutaway illustrations, Apollo recaptures the excitement of the USA’s journey to the moon. Hardcover • 272pp • 10.25 x 9.875” • 340 color images #211203 $40.00


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Microlight Pilot’s Handbook: 8th Edition NEW Brian Cosgrove This classic introduction to microlight flying has endeared itself to generations of pilots. It’s been thoroughly revised to include the most current information. Paperback • 168pp • 7.4 x 9.7” • color images #213040 $34.95

The Commercial Pilot’s License NEW Anneli Christian-Phillips This book conveys in a user-friendly way what you need to know to get a JAA CPL and become a better pilot. Paperback • 128pp • 6.1875 x 9.25” • 26 color images #213038 $29.95

Flying Helicopters: A Companion to the PPL(H) Helen Krasner This book is aimed at all those who are undertaking the helicopter Private Pilot’s License course, those who have qualified recently, and those who want to fly. Paperback • 128pp • 6 x 9.25” • 66 color images #200105 $19.95

Boeing 747 Manual Chris Wood The centerpiece of this Haynes Manual is the 747-400, which is the most popular version of the 747 Jumbo Jet. Learn how it works. Hardcover • 160pp • 8.528 x 10.879” • 250 color & 50 b/w images #194819 $28.00

Little Book of Concorde David Curnock From the planning stages, to its withdrawal from service and display as a museum exhibit, this book tells the story of the iconic aircraft. Hardcover • 128pp • 6.2 x 6.2” • illustrated throughout #212306 $11.95

Little Book of Spitfire David Curnock This fully illustrated book shares the history of an airplane that is fully deserving of the accolade “legendary” — the Supermarine Spitfire. Hardcover • 128pp • 6.1 x 6” • illustrated throughout #212308 $11.95

Visual Encyclopedia Military Aircraft Jim Winchester This book provides a fascinating at-a-glance guide to every major military aircraft type ever flown, all illustrated with detailed artwork. Hardcover • 448pp • 8.75 x 11.187” • illustrated throughout #212090 $24.99

Boeing B-52 Stratofortress Steve Davies Author Steve Davies recalls the B-52’s combat history, gets up close to look under its skin, and talks to the flight crews and maintainers of this legendary aircraft. Hardcover • 176p • 8.27 x 10.64” • 225 color & 75 b/w images #213271 $32.95

Lunar Rover Manual Christopher Riley, David Woods & Philip Dolling Continuing the Haynes Owners’ Workshop Manual space series, this unique book provides an insight into the only car ever built to be driven on another planet. Hardcover • 192pp • 8.27 x 10.64” • 225 color & 75 b/w images #211527 $32.95

International Space Station Manual David Baker This is the story of the International Space Station, manned since 2000 and expected to continue in operation for the next 10 years. Hardcover • 176pp • 8.27 x 10.64” • 300 color images #211522 $32.95 • 1-800-458-0454


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Pulp Fiction Jason Bailey This illustrated history explores why Pulp Fiction is such a brilliant and influential film. It features original art, sidebars and special features. Hardcover • 200pp • 9.5 x 11.1” • 125 color & 15 /w photos #210905 $35.00

Creative Doodling & Beyond Doodle Book & Kit

With instructions and step-by-step projects, as well as color art tools, this all-inclusive kit covers everything about doodling. Kit with Paperback • 40pp • 8.25 x 10.1” • 100 illustrations #213417 $19.99

Quilters, Their Quilts, Their Studios, Their Stories Jo Packham This book includes beautiful photography of thirty quilting studios and spotlights the most important aspects of the world of quilting. Paperback • 176pp • 8.5 x 10” • Illustrated throughout #212071 $26.99

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Editors of Cool Springs Press A skillbuilding and confidence-creating introduction to working with cabinets and countertops. Paperback • 224pp • 8.2 x 10.8” • 520 color images #200243 $24.99


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