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Image for AN OLD DOG FOR A HARD ROAD . . . The Inside Story of the 1979 Repco Round-Australia Reliability Trial

AN OLD DOG FOR A HARD ROAD . . . The Inside Story of the 1979 Repco Round-Australia Reliability Trial

By: Bill Tuckey and Thomas B. Floyd

Price: $47.00

Publisher: St Ives, New South Wales, Australia, Lone Tree Hill Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013263

ISBN: 0959516905

Condition: Very Good +


150pp., intext, b/white halftone plate illustrations throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Plain brown boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Colour, photographically-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn, trivial surface damage only. The 1979 Repco Round-Australia Reliability Trial is acknowledged as one of the toughest long-distance rallies ever held. This is Bill Tuckey and Thomas B. Floyd's report - tall tales, wondrous happenings, ... View more info

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AUSTRALIAN MOTORCYCLE HEROES 1949-1989

By: Cox. Don and Hagon, Will

Price: $28.20

Publisher: North Ryde, N.S.W., Australia, Angus and Robertson: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013216

ISBN: 0207162077

Condition: Very Good


240pp., colour-plate section, plus numerous b/white halftone plates throughout (archival and private sources). Book clean. Spine firm, slightly canted. White titles over nominally bumped black boards. Textblock unmarked. Action-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn only. This book tells the stories of Australian motorcycle champions who have competed successfully on the world stage at the highest level of the sport, between 1949 and publication... View more info

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RACEYEAR 1983

By: Hassall, David [Editor]

Price: $14.57

Publisher: Mulgrave, Victoria, Garry Sparke & Ass.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000371

ISBN: 0908081812

Condition: Very Good +


144pp., black cloth boards, gilt title to spine and front, colour & b/w action illustrations throughout. Pages clean, spine tight with minor cocking. Illustrated dustjacket has edgewear, closed tear top of spine, writing indentations. A review of Motor Sport for the year 1983. Contents include: 1983 Season in Review, Australia's World Title Aspirations, Alfredo Costanzo, Off Road Racing, Vern Schuppan, Cams' Gold Star, A.G.P., Hardie 1000, Le Man 24 Hour, European Season... View more info

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BATHURST : Celebrating 75 Years of Racing at Mount Panorama

By: Lomas, Gordon and Klynsmith, Dirk

Price: $35.72

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, Viking/Penguin: 2013

Edition: First Edition, First Impression

Seller ID: 011836

ISBN: 0670075949

Condition: Very Good +


359pp., colour and b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean and unmarked. Gloss-illustrated boards negligibly surface-scuffed only. From the publisher: " . . . a richly photographed account of the most heart-stopping wins, worst tragedies and biggest disputes in the remarkable history of Australian motor racing's holy grail. Renowned racing journalist Gordon Lomas captures it all from the perennial Holden and Ford ri... View more info

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COMPETITION CAR AERODYNAMICS (includes Sealed DVD - Region Not Stipulated)

By: McBeath, Simon

Price: $51.70

Publisher: Yeovil, Somerset, U.K., Haynes Publishing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013172

ISBN: 1844252302

Condition: Very Good


232pp., illustrated throughout: colour plates, line-drawings, graphs and formulae. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain black boards slightly bumped on lower foredge corner only. Still sealed DVD (probably U.K. Region 2: please ensure compatability to your device) and seller's sticker both affixed to front pastedown, else textblock unmarked. Colour illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn only. Aerodynamic theor... View more info

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PETER BROCK : Chronicling Peter's Racing Career Using His Scrapbook and Memorabilia (Icons of Australian Sport)

By: Rowe, Chris (Edited by)

Price: $32.90

Publisher: Faulconbridge, NSW, Australia, HyperActive: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011127

ISBN: 0980301513

Condition: Very Good


288pp., b/white and colour illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, silver title there-on. Plain black boards lightly bumped on foot of spine. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket minimally edge-creased, tiny nick to head. A stand-alone title in the 'Icons of Australian Sport' series. From rear jacket panel: "No other driver in the history of Australian motor racing can challenge the record of Peter Brock who dominated the sp... View more info

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PETTER SOLBERG : 110 Per Cent

By: Solberg, Petter with Svardal, Geir

Price: $126.90

Publisher: Oslo, Norway, Schibsted Forlagene: 2005

Edition: First English.

Seller ID: 012496

Condition: Very Good +


284pp., candid and action illustrated colour-plates throughout, including endpapers, Book clean. Spine firm, slightly cocked. Colour, photographically-illustrated matt boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Illustrated (as boards) loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn only. Extremely scarce - first English translation by Grethe Haugoy and Harry Cleven. A YouTube video search will reveal the title of the book is appropriate : World champion rally driver, Norwe... View more info

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VILLENEUVE: My First Season in Formula 1

By: Villeneuve, Jacques, with Donaldson, Gerald

Price: $20.68

Publisher: London, CollinsWillow: 1996

Edition: First Edition, First Impression

Seller ID: 012582

ISBN: 0002187663

Condition: Very Good +


221pp., plus (iii), illustrated throughout: colour-plate frontispiece, like colour plates, and race track layouts throughout. Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over mildly bumped spine. Plain blue boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Colour, photographically-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn only. "In this book Jacques Villeneuve relives all the drama, excitement and emotion of his first experiences as a driver at the pinnacle o... View more info