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McQueen's Machines: The Cars and Bikes of a Hollywood Icon

by Matt Stone & Chad McQueen

No other Hollywood star has been so closely linked with cars and bikes, from the 1968 Ford Mustang GT Fastback he drove in Bullitt (in the greatest car chase of all time) to the Triumph motorcycle of The Great...


NASCAR Off The Record

by Brock Yates

Like any giant enterprise, the NASCAR we see today is very different from the regional race series launched by a visionary Bill France in the late 1940s. Few writers are as intimately aware of that history as...


How to Restore Ford Tractors: The Ultimate Guide to Rebuilding and Restoring N-Series and Later Tractors 1939-1962

by Tharran E Gaines

To the admirer of farm machinery in all its gritty splendor, the tractor is more than the mechanical workhorse of the modern field.  It is a testament to American know-how, a work of mechanical art truly in...


The Cobra in the Barn: Great Stories of Automotive Archaeology

by Tom Cotter & Peter Egan

Now in paperback for the first time, here is the classic version of a car lover's fairy tale:  You look into an old abandoned barn or garage or warehouse--and there's the car you've searched for your whole...


The Complete Idiot's Guide to Auto Repair

by Vyvyan Lynn & Tony Molla

Put the brakes on costly car bills.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Auto Repair Illustrated covers everything readers need to know about their automobiles, from the tires up. Tailor-made for true novices, it shows...


Pro Paint & Body Hp1563

by Jim Richardson & Tom Horvath

More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA


Engine Airflow HP1537: A Practical Guide to Airflow Theory, Parts Testing, Flow Bench Testing and Analyzing Data to Increase Performance for Any Stree

by Harold Bettes

This informative, fully illustrated handbook includes basic discussion on the science of engine airflow and relationships, how flowbenches work, testing individual engine components, how to analyze the data,...


Street TurbochargingHP1488: Design, Fabrication, Installation, and Tuning of High-Performance Street Turbocharger Systems

Xtreme Honda B-Series Engines HP1552: Dyno-Tested Performance Parts Combos, Supercharging, Turbocharging and NitrousOxide--Includes B16A1/2/3 (Civic,

by Richard Holdener

A guide to what has been the #1 modified import car for the street during the last decade?the Honda engine. This book covers some performance theory basics, then launches into dyno-tested performance parts combinations...


How to Rebuild Your Nissan & Datsun OHC Engine

by Tom Monroe

For all Nissan and Datsun 4- and 6-cylinder L-series engines. L13, L14, L16, L18, L20A, L20B, L24, L26, L28. Parts identification and interchange. Concise text leads you through each engine rebuilding step....


Ford Flathead V-8 Builder's Handbook 1932-1953: Restorations, Street Rods, Race Cars

by Frank Oddo

Explains every facet of rebuilding the famous flathead Ford V8, from disassembly, reconditioning the block (boring, valve seats, crankshaft, rods and pistons and balancing), to final assembly.


Ferrari

by Larry Edsall & Dennis Adler

Ferrari has been producing race and road cars for more than 60 years. In the distinctive "Ferrari Red," legendary cars with names like Monza, Testa Rossa, and Daytona turn heads from Monaco to Japan and around...


Weekend Projects for Your Classic Corvette 1953-1982

by Tom Benford

A large part of enjoying your classic Corvette is the weekends spent tinkering before a Sunday drive. Whether updating to a modern brake or suspension system, repairing wear and tear, or installing a custom...


Convertibles

by Dennis Adler

Convertibles (in the First Gear series) 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. Today’s convertible...


Motor City Muscle: The High-Powered History of the American Musclecar

by Mike Mueller

This is the high-performance tale of what was undoubtedly the fastest, loosest era in automotive history. Through the 1960s and into the 1970s, America's carmakers fought an unbridled war for street supremacy....


The Electric Vehicle Conversion Handbook HP1568

by Mark Warner

A guide on how to convert any gas- or diesel-powered vehicle to electric power. Includes ownership advantages, basic EV operation, subsystems, components, basic EV operation, project vehicles, and conversion...


Auto Repair for Dummies

by Deanna Sclar

The top-selling auto repair guide--400,000 copies sold--now extensively reorganized and updated

Forty-eight percent of U.S. households perform at least some automobile maintenance on their own, with women now...


Car Buying And Ownership: Teach Yourself

by John Henderson

Teach Yourself - the world's leading learning brand - is relaunched in 2010 as a multi-platform experience that will keep you motivated to achieve your goals. Let our expert author guide you through this brand...


MG - Guide

by Karl Ludvigsen & John Christy

ORIGINAL DESCRIPTION (1958): “… In this book John Christy and Karl Ludvigsen have set down not only the joy of MG ownership but a comprehensive history showing how it all began. However, they haven’t stopped...


RENAULT - Guide

by Sloniger

“ … There you have the basic Renaults and a few of their infinite variations. This book is just a start on the fun and frosting available for the Renault 750, Renault Caravelle and Renault Dauphine. Your...