Books

Austerity Motoring 1939–1950

CODE: 0-85263-841-5

£4.99
In stock

As Britain entered the Second World War in September 1939, so too it entered the bleakest period in the history of its motor car. The 1940s was a time of... More 


The Ford Cortina

CODE: 0-7478-0519-9

£4.99
In stock

When launched in 1962, the Ford Cortina was entirely new type of British car.  Compared with its rivals - and with earlier Fords - it was lighty et... More 


The Rover

CODE: 0-74780-154-2

£4.99
In stock

For over a century, no surviving marque so accurately charted the triumphs and tribulations of the British motor-manufacturing industry as Rover. This book... More 


The Morgan

CODE: 0-74780-328-7

£4.99
In stock

When H. F. S. Morgan designed and built his first three-wheeled single-seater car in 1909, he could never have envisaged the enormous success that his cars... More 


The Country Garage

CODE: 0-85263-711-1

£4.99
In stock

The advent of the internal combustion engine brought many changes to society, the most neglected of which is arguably the garages built throughout Britain... More 


The Austin Seven

CODE: 0-74780-416-1

£4.99
In stock

The Austin Seven One of the most famous of British cars, the diminutive but robust 750 cc Austin Seven, introduced in 1922, changed the course... More 


Lord Nuffield

CODE: 0-74780-203-3-7

£5.99
In stock

William Richard Morris, later Lord Nuffield, rose from humble beginnings to become one of Britain’s leading industrialists and philanthropists, and... More 


Petroleum Collectables

CODE: 0-74780-595-3

£5.99
In stock

Petroleum Collectables In 1960, the Montagu Motor Museum in Beaulieu played host to the first veteran and vintage car auction in the United Kingdom,... More 


Motor Car Mascots And Badges

CODE: 0-74780-629-5

£5.99
In stock

Motor Car Mascots And Badges A motor car mascot (or 'hood orniment' in North America) is a decoration for the car and a talisman for the owner, and... More 


Morris Minor

CODE: 0-74780-762-9

£6.99
In stock

MORRIS MINOR Well over half a century after it first appeared in 1948, the Morris Minor has become a much-loved classic car. It is as popular now as... More 


MINI

CODE: 0-74781-255-5

£6.99
In stock

The Mini, now an emblem of the Swinging Sixties, was in fact the product of an age of austerity and shortage, a simple design intended to make motoring... More 


Family Cars of the 1970s

CODE: 0-74781-149-7

£6.99
In stock

The 1970s was a critical decade for the British motor industry. A downward spiral in industrial relations led to crippling strikes, two major oil crises... More 


Land Rover

CODE: 0-74780-726-1

£6.99
In stock

In the aftermath of the Second World War, the long-established Rover company of Solihull was fighting to survive. It needed a vehicle that would give it an... More 


The British Motor Industry

CODE: 0-74780-768-1

£6.99
In stock

Austin, Hillman, Morris, Standard and Wolseley are just a few of the myriad marques that once constituted Britain’s indigenous motor industry. Born... More 


British Sports Cars of the 1950's and 1960's

CODE: 0-74781-432-0

£6.99
In stock

E-type Jaguar; Triumph Spitfire; MGA; Austin-Healey – nobody built sports cars like British manufacturers in the 1950s and ’60s. There was... More 


Airfix Kits

CODE: 0-74780-791-9

£6.99
In stock

With the aid of stringy glue and scalpel-sliced fingers, young and old have turned display cabinets and bedrooms into mini-museums, or tiny battlefields.... More 


VW camper and Microbus

CODE: 0-74780-709-4

£6.99
In stock

VW Camper and Microbus The Volkswagen Transporter is one of the best loved and most recognisable motor vehicles of all time.  The favourite... More 

Minimum quantity for "VW camper and Microbus" is 1.


Scalextric

CODE: 0-74780-747-6

£6.99
In stock

Scalextric Scalextric, the ultimate boys' toy, arrived in toyshops in 1957. The first-ever electric slot-car system, with uncontrollable tinplate... More 


British Family Cars of the 1950s and 60s

CODE: 0-7478-0712-4

£7.95
In stock

British Family Cars of the 1950s and 60s With the end of the Second World War it was not long before increasing wealth, cheaper cars, and social... More 


Brooklands

CODE: 0-7478-0707-0

£7.95
In stock

Before the Second World War, Brooklands was the most famous motor racing venue in the world, attracting large and glamorous crowds to its banked circuit... More 

Loading...