The Ultimate Mini Restoration Manual

How to choose, restore, paint, trim, overhaul, update, upgrade, grossly overpower and generally have fun with a classic Mini

Author: Iain Ayre

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

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Category: Transportation

Page: 176

View: 145

The Ultimate Mini Restoration Manual gives you all the info you need to evaluate your skills and attitude, get your garage sorted, choose the right Mini, weld-up the rust, paint it, overhaul the engine, sort the rest of the mechanicals, retrim – then make the car faster, smoother, sharper, and a lot more fun!

How to Restore Classic Car Interiors

Repair • Restoration • Maintenance

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Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 144

View: 578

Packed with restoration know-how on all kinds of interior fittings in your classic car: carpets, headlinings, seats, wood and synthetic material parts, instruments, steering wheels: even how to succeed in making your radio sound just like new! Includes reproduction of parts on a 3D printer.

Automotive Mascots

A Collector’s Guide to British Marque, Corporate & Accessory Mascots

Author: David Kay

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 160

View: 573

A full colour guide to British radiator and accessory mascots of 1896 to 1960 compiled by two leading experts in the field. Packed with information and stunning pictures, this comprehensive guide is a must for collectors and would-be collectors. As well as detailing the authors' collecting experiences, the book tells the reader how to get started, where to buy and - very importantly - how to spot fakes. 54 British marque mascots are covered, as are mascots produced by corporations such as ICI and the accessory mascots which owners could purchase to individualise their cars

Vincent Motorcycles

The Untold Story since 1946

Author: Philippe Guyony

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

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Category: Transportation

Page: 400

View: 253

Despite only nine years of production, Vincents continue to be ridden regularly in rallies, hard in racing, and certainly well beyond the normal lifespan of a motorcycle. This book tells the Vincent story from 1946 until the present day, including the stories of those significant individuals who helped to make Vincents such legendary machines.

A Life Awheel

The ‘auto’ biography of W de Forte

Author: Richard Skelton

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Humor

Page: 288

View: 308

A veteran motoring journalist’s extraordinary life, told through delightfully eccentric stories and charming diary extract. This unique book is packed with fascinating stories about classic cars and motorcycles, set in a bygone world, and properly fixed in time. (Fiction.)

To Boldly Go

Twenty six vehicle designs that dared to be different

Author: Graham Hull

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

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Category: Transportation

Page: 160

View: 374

To Boldly Go details 26 sometimes controversial vehicles, from 1911 to present, all solving different design challenges. From the Issigonis Mini that changed design and social mores, to racers so successful they were banned from competition, from cars produced in millions, to one-offs, all created by those marching to the beat of their own drum.

Ford Cars

Ford UK cars 1945-1995

Author: David Rowe

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

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Category: Transportation

Page: 160

View: 402

Ford cars can be found all over the world, and vintage models appear at most classic car shows. This book helps to identify the models sold by Ford of Britain, and provides detailed information on each model, with technical specifications, original colour photographs, and lists the colour schemes that were available. Continuing this popular series covering classic British cars, David Rowe now turns his keen eye to the British Ford models. He is well placed to do so, having worked at two Ford dealerships over a 30-year period and has driven many of the models covered by this book.

The Volkswagen Bus Book

Author: Malcolm Bobbitt

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 208

View: 852

Researched in incredible detail, this book explores the story of the timeless VW bus, from early origins through to the present day. This entirely new edition includes details of many of the different camper conversions, and examines the social history and the T2’s evolution. Including full specifications, production figures and buying advice, this is a must for any VW enthusiast.

The Book of the Ducati Overhead Camshaft Singles

Author: Ian Falloon

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

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Category: Transportation

Page: 288

View: 631

The overhead camshaft single provided the DNA for Ducati motorcycles, but, with little accurate documentation and information available until now, they can be difficult to restore and authenticate. This is the first book to provide an authoritative description of the complete range of Ducati OHC singles.

Car-tastrophes

80 Automotive Atrocities from the past 20 years

Author: Honest John

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Humor

Page: 168

View: 373

Automakers are as prone to turn out clunkers as politicians are to lie. Their cars may be ugly, misconceived, badly built, diabolical to drive, ridiculously thirsty, or just plain unreliable. So which were the worst of the past 20 years?

Making a Morgan

17 days of craftmanship: step-by-step from specification sheet to finished car

Author: Andreas Hensing

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 160

View: 151

The authors spent seventeen days at the Morgan factory in Pickersleigh Road, Malvern Link recording step-by-step – from customer’s specification sheet to finished car – how individual craftsmen handbuild a Morgan. Follow this amazing journey through the factory, from craftsman to craftsman, by word and picture.

Fiat & Abarth 500 & 600

Author: Malcolm Bobbitt

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 160

View: 725

Available again after a long absence! Always big on character and charm, Fiat’s little cars played an important international roll in providing affordable and practical private transport for millions who had previously thought their dream impossible. With particular emphasis on the now classic 600 and Nuova 500 cars, this book tells the full story of these ‘baby’ Fiats. Built, and exported to, many countries outside of the marque’s native Italy, over 6.5 million Topolinos, 600s and Nuova 500s were sold, and an amazing number survive to this today. Also covered are the wonderful models built on these cars’ tiny chassis by Italy’s leading coachbuilders, and the motorsport success achieved by the Abarth versions of the little cars that everybody loves.

Porsche 997 2004-2012

Porsche Excellence

Author: Adrian Streather

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

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Category: Transportation

Page: 704

View: 265

Carrying on Adrian Streather’s tradition of exemplary Porsche 911 technical guides, this book contains everything a 997 owner needs to know, plus a lot more. From engines and transmissions to engine management software – no matter what model of 997, it’s all covered here.

BUGATTI 57

THE LAST FRENCH BUGATTI

Author: Barrie Price

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 240

View: 459

The concise history of the Bugatti Type 57, 57S, 64 & 101. The magnificent Type 57 was the final flowering of the genius of Ettore and Jean Bugatti, and the last truly new model from Molsheim, France. Packed with over 300 images - mostly contemporary - this book is recognised as THE standard reference on the 57 and its close relatives.

Triumph Speed Twin & Thunderbird Bible

Author: Harry Woolridge

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 144

View: 908

New in paperback! The Triumph Speed Twin & Thunderbird Bible reveals the definitive history of two of Triumph’s most popular motorcycles in the 40s and 50s. From development history to sporting achievements, this book is packed with detailed information – everything an owner or would-be owner of one these classic twins needs!

Wolseley Cars 1948 to 1975

A Pictorial History

Author: David Rowe

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 80

View: 975

Wolseley cars are easily recognised by their illuminated radiator badges and unique front grilles, distinguishing them from their Austin and Morris counterparts. All the models from 1948 to 1975 are covered in this informative guide. Illustrated with original colour photographs, and with detailed information including colour schemes, optional equipment and technical specifications, this book provides a complete history of the cars from 1948 to the end of production, as well as the Wolseley models built by the Nuffield organisation in the late forties. These classic British cars are rarely covered in other books, and never in as much detail as you will find here – this is the ultimate guide for all Wolseley enthusiasts!

Mini

Buch

Author: Michael Stein

Publisher: Edel Classics Gmbh

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 119

View: 642

Book & 4 CDs. The MINI -- classic car, cult object and lifestyle symbol. In 1959, a revolutionary, original runabout left the conveyor belt in Birmingham, Great Britain. It quickly became a money-maker and soon was part of people's attitude during the Swinging Sixties. This book, produced in co-operation with "Mini Scene" journal, presents the cult of the MINI in many pictures taken of the different models from the early beginnings to today's versions. Illustrations of original advertisements and accompanying texts around the little icon make it a MUST for every MINI fan. Music CDs: including music fitting the cult object -- with Brit pop from the 1960s up to 2000.

The Ultimate Guide to the Sega Genesis Mini: Tips, Tricks, and Strategies to All 42 Games

Author: The Black NES Guy

Publisher: The Black NES Guy

ISBN:

Category: Games & Activities

Page: 175

View: 900

Are you a fan of the Sega Genesis Mini? This is a must have guide for anyone who has the Sega Genesis Mini edition. THIS SPECIAL EDITION HAS OVER 150 PAGES OF TIPS AND TRICKS! In this guide, you will find tips, tricks and strategies to all 42 games! Take a trip down memory lane and relive some of the most Sega secrets ever made. Pages of passwords, codes, and hidden items which make playing these games for the first time and mastering theses games that much easier. Strategies on how to beat bosses, which power ups help you the most, and much more. Tips, Tricks and Strategies for all these games: Ecco the Dolphin Castlevania: Bloodlines (Castlevania: The New Generation in AU/UK) Space Harrier 2 Shining Force Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine Toe Jam & Earl Comix Zone Sonic the Hedgehog Altered Beast Gunstar Heroes Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Earthworm Jim Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse World of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck Thunder Force III Super Fantasy Zone Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master Streets of Rage 2 Contra Hard Corps (Probotector in AU/UK) Landstalker Mega Man: The Wily Wars Street Fighter II: Special Champion Edition Sonic Spinball Phantasy Star IV Beyond Oasis (The Story of Thor in AU/UK) Ghouls 'N Ghosts Alex Kidd in the Enchanted Castle Golden Axe Vectorman Wonder Boy in Monster World Tetris Darius Virtua Fighter 2 Alisia Dragoon Monster World IV Kid Chameleon Road Rash II Eternal Champions Columns Dynamite Headdy Strider Light Crusader Don’t delay, GET THIS GUIDE today and start playing with SUPER power!

Mini Moke

Small Car, Big Fun

Author: John Christopher

Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 96

View: 507

Used in The Prisoner and seen in many countries, the Mini Moke was a fun alternative to the Mini, originally developed from a military contract requirement.

Popular Science

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Page: 156

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Popular Science gives our readers the information and tools to improve their technology and their world. The core belief that Popular Science and our readers share: The future is going to be better, and science and technology are the driving forces that will help make it better.