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The Visual Dictionary of Transportation

by Ariane Archambault & Jean-Claude Corbeil Les Éditions Québec Amérique (July 20, 2012)

The Visual Dictionary of Transportation gives readers the chance to explore ancient and modern transport, on road, rails, water, or in the air. Convenient and affordable, this book is the perfect tool to discover...

Jeep 4.0 Engines: How to Rebuild and Modify

by Larry Shepard S-A Design (September 15, 2014)

The only book dedicated to the Jeep 4.0 engine guides you through a professional caliber rebuild or build-up.

Detroit Speed's How to Build a Pro Touring Car

by Tommy Lee Byrd & Kyle Tucker S-A Design (October 15, 2014)

Learn about the history of Detroit Speed Engineering and how they design their performance parts.

EFI Conversions: How to Swap Your Carb for Electronic Fuel Injection

by Tony Candela S-A Design (April 15, 2014)

This book explains and illustrates the crucial steps for installing, setting up, and calibrating each EFI system.

Helicopter Instructor's Handbook

by Federal Aviation Administration Skyhorse (May 06, 2014)

Compiled by the Federal Aviation Administration, this handbook is the ultimate technical manual for any flight instructor who must teach inexperienced students how to fly helicopters. Whether your course ends...

The Life of the Automobile

by Steven Parissien St. Martin's Press (May 13, 2014)

The Life of the Automobile is the first comprehensive world history of the car.

The automobile has arguably shaped the modern era more profoundly than any other human invention, and author Steven Parissien examines...

Go Play In the Traffic!

by Lenet Compton (December 15, 2013)

Would you like to drive with finesse? Then this is the book for you regardless of your age. Driving is an enormous responsibility. Taking that responsibility seriously is an art that must continually be fine-tuned...

How to Swap GM LS-Engines into Camaros & Firebirds 1967-1981

by Eric McClellan S-A Design (January 15, 2014)

Only book on market exclusively dedicated to installing a GM LS engine in a 1970-81 Camaro and Firebird.

High-Performance Ignition Systems: Design, Build & Install

by Todd Ryden S-A Design (January 15, 2014)

This book will help you understand how your car's ignition works and update you on all the latest components.

Classic Japanese Performance Cars: History & Legacy

by Ben Hsu Car Tech (October 18, 2013)

One of the hottest new trends is to drive a vintage Japanese performance car. Learn performance upgrades with this book.

How to Use and Upgrade to GM Gen III LS-Series Powertrain Control Systems

by Mike Noonan S-A Design (August 15, 2013)

The benefits, advantages and nuances of the GM Gen III LS-Series powertrain control system are thoroughly examined.

How to Build Cobra Kit Cars & Buying Used

by D. Brian Smith S-A Design (July 13, 2012)

The only book on the market that illustrates how to assemble a Cobra kit car.

How to Restore Your GTO: 1964-1974

by Don Keefe S-A Design (July 13, 2012)

The book provides step-by-step guidance to completely restore your GTO's engine, body, brakes, suspension and interior to factory-like new condition.

How to Install and Tune Nitrous Oxide Systems

by Bob McClurg S-A Design (January 23, 2012)

Learn the most-effective way to design, install, and tune complete nitrous oxide systems.

Advanced Automotive Welding

by Jerry Uttrachi S-A Design (April 18, 2012)

No matter what your skill level, this book will help you improve and complete more advanced automotive welding projects.

Competition Engine Building: Advanced Engine Design and Assembly Techniques

by John Baechtel S-A Design (August 12, 2013)

This book details the engine, system-by-system, and reviews the critical design elements and formulas used to create a competition engine.

How to Rebuild & Modify Chevy 348/409 Engines

by John Carollo S-A Design (June 15, 2012)

Learn everything you need to know about the Chevy W-Series 348 and 409 engines including restoration info and performance upgrades.

David Vizard's How to Port & Flow Test Cylinder Heads

by David Vizard S-A Design (August 15, 2013)

Covers blending the bowls, basic porting procedures, as well as pocket porting, porting the intake runners, and many advanced procedures.

GM G-Body Performance Upgrades 1978-1987: Chevy Malibu & Monte Carlo, Pontiac Grand Prix, Olds Cutlass Supreme & Buick Regal

by Joe Hinds S-A Design (July 15, 2013)

This book shows upgrades, modifications, and high-performance applications serving as the bible to G-Body enthusiasts for years to come.

Ford Differentials: How to Rebuild the 8.8 and 9 Inch

by Joseph Palazzolo S-A Design (April 15, 2013)

This book provides step-by-step information for rebuilding the popular and well-performing Ford 8.8- and 9-inch rear differentials.

Jeep, Dana & Chrysler Differentials: How to Rebuild the 8-1/4, 8-3/4, Dana 44 & 60 & AMC 20

by Larry Shepard S-A Design (June 15, 2013)

This book focuses on the disassembly, inspection and step-by-step rebuild of the most popular Jeep, Dana and Chrysler differentials.

Ford 351 Cleveland Engines: How to Build for Max Performance

by George Reid S-A Design (May 15, 2013)

Learn everything you need to know to build a great street or competition engine based on the 351 Cleveland platform.

Steve Magnante's 1001 Muscle Car Facts

by Steve Magnante Car Tech (May 15, 2013)

This book contains 1001 well-researched muscle car facts that even the most esteemed experts would be surprised to learn.

Comeback: The Fall & Rise of the American Automobile Industry

by Paul Ingrassia & Joseph B. White Simon & Schuster (May 14, 2013)

In Comeback, Pulitzer Prize-winners Paul Ingrassia and Joseph B. White take us to the boardrooms, the executive offices, and the shop floors of the auto business to reconstruct, in riveting detail, how America's...

On Wheels

by Michael Holroyd Farrar, Straus and Giroux (May 14, 2013)

From the bestselling author of A Book of Secrets, a brisk, charming, illustrated account of a motoring life

As a child, Michael Holroyd spent his best hours in his family's cramped garage, which contained a wealth...

Performance Automotive Engine Math

by John Baechtel S-A Design (April 29, 2011)

The math used to design engines is portrayed in this book for both the budding engine enthusiast and the professional.

Automotive Wiring and Electrical Systems

by Tony Candela S-A Design (April 02, 2009)

Learn to modify muscle car electrical circuits or install modern conveniences on performance cars confidently and quickly.

From Horse Power to Horsepower: Toronto: 1890-1930

by Mike Filey Dundurn (July 25, 1996)

As horse gave way to machine, the look of Toronto and the lifestyles of its inhabitants were irrevocably altered.

I'll Never Forget My First Car: Stories from Behind the Wheel

by Bill Sherk Dundurn (May 01, 2005)

A hilarious story collection that describes the trials and tribulations that often follow the decision to purchase a car for the first time.


by Taras Grescoe Henry Holt and Co. (April 24, 2012)

Taras Grescoe rides the rails all over the world and makes an elegant and impassioned case for the imminent end of car culture and the coming transportation revolution

"I am proud to call myself a straphanger,"...

Carjacked: The Culture of the Automobile and Its Effect on Our Lives

by Catherine Lutz & Anne Lutz Fernandez St. Martin's Press (January 05, 2010)

Carjacked is an in-depth look at our obsession with cars. While the automobile's contribution to global warming and the effects of volatile gas prices are is widely known, the problems we face every day because...

The Yugo

by Jason Vuic Farrar, Straus and Giroux (March 01, 2011)

Six months after its American introduction in 1985, the Yugo was a punch line; within a year, it was a staple of late-night comedy. By 2000, NPR's Car Talk declared it "the worst car of the millennium." And...

Chevelle Performance Projects: 1964-1972

by Cole Quinnell S-A Design (September 20, 2012)

Comprehensive instruction on upgrades to every component group of Chevelles including chassis, suspension, brakes, transmission, driveline, engine, interior, and electronics.

High-Performance GM LS-Series Cylinder Head Guide

by David Grasso S-A Design (August 15, 2012)

Reviews every GM LS-Series factory and aftermarket cylinder head. Includes dimensions of each head, airflow rates, interchangeability, and much more.

How to Build Max-Performance Pontiac V-8s

by Rocky Rotella S-A Design (September 21, 2012)

Honest and detailed advice on modifying Pontiac V-8s for power and durability. Includes high-performance buildups and assessments of aftermarket accessories.

How to Build Max-Performance Chevy LT1/LT4 Engines

by Myron Cottrell & Eric McClellan S-A Design (October 15, 2012)

Investigates every component, discussing strong and weak points. Upgrades and modifications for both improved power and enhanced durability are explained.

Tales from the Indianapolis 500

by Jenna Fryer, Jack Arute & A. J. Foyt Sports Publishing (January 05, 2012)

What’s it like to race across the blacktop of the nation’s most famous track? How does it feel to smash into a concrete wall while going over 200 miles per hour? This exciting, humorous, and poignant collection...

The Rideshare Guide

by Harry Campbell Skyhorse (April 03, 2018)

An industry leader's guide to making Lyft and Uber work for you.

In less than five years, ridesharing has grown from nonexistence into a billion dollar industry. Uber now has two million drivers in the United...

Dale Earnhardt Jr.

by Mike Hembree Sports Publishing (June 01, 2013)

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s name virtually assured that his life would not be ordinary. Over the past decade, he has fulfilled that destiny. His father, one of the most successful drivers in the history of international...

The Nuts and Bolts of NASCAR

by Greg Engle Sports Publishing (June 06, 2017)

When people think of NASCAR, many think of cars racing around a track. But those with a more intimate knowledge of the sport understand that there is much more to it. The Nuts and Bolts of NASCAR uncovers everything...

A Unique Life

by Will Castro Mango (March 15, 2019)

Will Castro is the star of Velocity Channel’s Unique Rides. As one of the most popular car customizers in America, his life is a dream journey realized through a business he is passionate about, combined with...

Range Rover Second Generation

by James TAYLOR Crowood (September 23, 2018)

The second generation Range Rover was arguably Land Rover's first model designed as a luxury vehicle. It was a major leap for the company, but a very successful one as well. Despite controversy over its looks,...

Rootes Story

by Geoff Carverhill Crowood (September 23, 2018)

The Rootes Story - The Making of a Global Automotive Empire traces the meteoric rise of the two Rootes brothers, William and Reginald, development of one of Britain's most important motor vehicle manufacturers....

Scania 113 and 143 at Work

by Patrick Dyer Old Pond Publishing (May 10, 2017)

Patrick Dyer's ninth book in the 'at work' series marks a return to Scania to study the 3-series trucks produced between 1988 and 1996, with the emphasis on the 113 and 143 models. In much the same way as these...

Engines of Change

by Paul Ingrassia Simon & Schuster (May 01, 2012)

A narrative like no other: a cultural history that explores how cars have both propelled and reflected the American experience— from the Model T to the Prius.

From the assembly lines of Henry Ford to the open...

Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Vroom!

by Bathroom Readers' Institute Portable Press (August 15, 2012)

Uncle John will get your motor running with this all-new edition dedicated to cars, trucks, trains, buses, motorcycles, mopeds, roller coasters...and of course, the Wienermobile.

Uncle John has the need…for...

The Writing's on the Truck

by John Corah Old Pond Publishing (August 18, 2017)

The Writing's on the Truck is a pictorial look at the traditional art of signwriting on commercial vehicles, by renowned signwriter John Corah. John began signwriting in 1982 working for Brian Harris Transport...

Range Rover First Generation

by James TAYLOR Crowood (April 23, 2018)

The Range Rover's designers intended it to be a more comfortable and road-friendly passenger-carrying Land Rover, but customers quickly saw something much more in it. During the 1970s, while its immense practicality...


by Trevor Pyman Crowood (May 21, 2018)

Driven initially by Ivor Walklett's flair for design and desire to build his own car, the Ginetta marque quickly developed from a hobby into a business. The marque synonymous with the four Walklett brothers...

Reliant Sabre, Scimitar and SS1

by Matthew Vale Crowood (May 21, 2018)

Reliant produced a range of sports cars from the 1960s to the 1990s which complemented their well-established three-wheeled cars. Starting with a design for Israel's Autocars in 1961, Reliant went on to produce...