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First book in the Great Cars Series - Jaguar Lightweight E-type - The Autobiography of 4 WPD, by Philip Porter
ERA R4D - The Autobiography of R4D, by J. Mac Hulbert

Great Cars Series

The most prestigious series of motoring books ever produced. Great cars, great authors, great quality. Each book is devoted to a single, famous car but also sets the scene and covers the drivers and the competition. Each book has 320 pages, over 275 period photographs, new studio photography, 60,000+ words and measures 285mm x 235mm (11.5in x 9.5in).

1

Jaguar Lightweight E-type

The autobiography of 4 WPD

by Philip Porter

This Great Cars Series book outlines in exhaustive detail the history of the most important competition Jaguar E-type.

(signed copies only available direct from us)

First book in the Great Cars Series - Jaguar Lightweight E-type - The Autobiography of 4 WPD, by Philip Porter

Standard (signed) Edition

£60

 

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£250

 

Collectors' Edition

£1,200

2

The second title in our Great Cars series. Its subject is the Porsche 917 that won Le Mans in 1970. Author Ian Wagstaff tells the epic story of that race, and the six other World Sports Car Championship events in which chassis 023 took part, and concludes that the car should never have won the 24 Hours.

(signed copies only available direct from us)

Standard (signed) Edition

£60

 

de Luxe (signed)  Edition

£250

3

Jaguar D-type

The Autobiography of XKD 504

by Philip Porter & Chas Parker

This superb book tells the story of one of the most historically interesting of all Jaguar
D-types – a car that has raced more than any other D-type.

(signed copies only available direct from us)

Jaguar D-type - The Autobiography of XKD 504, by Philip Porter and Chas Parker de Luxe edition of Jaguar D-type - The Autobiography of XKD 504

Standard (signed) Edition

£60

 

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£250

4

Ferrari 250 GT

Short Wheelbase

The Autobiography of 2119 GT

by Doug Nye

Written by Doug Nye,with three chapters by Ross Brawn

This superb book tells the story of the finest example of a glorious breed of Ferrari, the 250 GT Short Wheelbase, which combined a great engine with a fine chassis and a beautiful body to become one of the most revered Ferraris.

(signed copies only available direct from us)

Standard (signed) Edition

£60

 

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£250

5

Maserati 250F

The Autobiography of 2528

by Ian Wagstaff

The Autobiography of 2528. This fabulous ex-Fangio 250F has been owned by the Corner family for many years.

Maserati 250F - The Autobiography of 2528, by Ian Wagstaff

(signed copies only available direct from us)

Standard (signed) Edition

£60

 

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£250

6

ERA R4D

The Autobiography of R4D

by J. Mac Hulbert

 

The famous cars made by ERA (English Racing Automobiles) epitomise British motor racing during the 1930s and have a very special place in the affections of patriotic enthusiasts. This magnificent book tells the story of a uniquely historic example that has competed almost without a break for 80 years and achieved innumerable successes.

ERA R4D - The Autobiography of R4D, by J. Mac Hulbert de Luxe edition of ERA R4D.  Copies of this edition are all signed by J. Mac Hulbert, Julian Bronson, Duncan Ricketts & Brian Fidler

(signed copies only available direct from us)

Standard (signed) Edition

£60

 

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£250

7

Ferrari 250 GTO

The Autobiography of 4153 GT

by Keith Bluemel

 

Available now!

This magnificent book tells the story of a Ferrari 250 GTO with a particularly interesting and varied history.  The car is chassis number 4153 GT and it won the Tour de France - an arduous 10-day race-cum-rally - in the hands of Lucien Bianchi and Georges Berger in 1964.

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Ferrari 250 GTO - The Autobiography of 4153 GT, by Keith Bluemel A very special de luxe edition of Ferrari 250 GTO, by Keith Bluemel.  This is a magnificent book on 4153 GT.

Standard (signed) Edition

£60

 

de Luxe (signed) Edition

£250

de Luxe leather-bound books from the Great Cars Series.

Great Cars Series Book News

 

Great Cars list – three Great Cars books almost there –

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