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Sakkis, Tony Anatomy & Development of the Indy Car
Motorbooks International Osceola, WI 1994 SB. VG+. 160 pages. A nicely detailed look at the design and mechanical fabrication of a modern era Indy racer. ISBN #0879388749. Book #B32122. *


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Noakes, Keith Build to Win
Osprey Publishing London, UK 1988 SB. VG+. 127 pages. Subtitled, "Composite material technology for cars and motorcycles." Explains the various applications for phenolic and epoxy-resin systems, fibre technology, process methods and the different uses of these materials by a dozen different major racing constructors. ISBN #0850458269. Book #B32061D. *


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Champion, Ron Build Your Own Off-Road Buggy For As Little as 100
Haynes Publishing, UK 2004 HB/Pictorial Cover. Near Fine/-. 96 pages. Everything you need to know to build a fun off-road kart. Covers sourcing inexpensive components from a donor junk motorcyle, building a frame, assembly, and driving. Clearly written with great supporting photographs, easily understood blueprints and more. Appears as an unused copy. ISBN #1859606423. Book #B13967. *


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Ludvigsen, Karl Classic Racing Engines
Haynes Publishing, UK 2001 HB/DJ. Very Good/Very Good. 224 pages. Heartily recommended. Ludvigsen at his best explaining the detailed workings of favorite racing powerplants. With very nice cutaways and close up photography. ISBN #1859606490. Book #B32087. *


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Bamsey, Ian and Lis, Alan Competition Car Controls
Haynes (Foulis) Publishing Group Ltd. Somerset, UK 1990 HB/DJ. Near Fine/Near Fine. First Edition. 238 pages. Subtitled: "Controls & Instrumentation - Driver Safety & Support Systems - Clothing - Communication - Cooling". Excellent advice for dsesigning or customizing your safest cockpit driving space. ISBN #0946132615. Book #B32029. *


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Lawes, Jon Competition Car Electrics
Haynes Publishing, UK 2006 HB/DJ. Near Fine/Near Fine. First Edition. 160 pages. Provides state of the art advice on custom fabrication of electrical systems for racing applications with the emphasis on reliability and safety. Appears as an unused copy. ISBN #1844253023. Book #B24738B. *


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McBeath, Simon Competition Car Preparation
Haynes Publishing, UK 1999 HB/DJ. Near Fine/Near Fine. First Edition So Stated. 208 pages. Foreword by Ray Mallock. A companion volume to Competition Car Composites, Competition Car Downforce and Competition Car Data Logging. Extremely well done. ISBN #1859606091. Book #B30573B. *


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Staniforth, Allan Competition Car Suspension
Haynes (Foulis) Publishing Group Ltd. Somerset, UK 1991 HB/DJ. Near Fine/Near Fine. 239 pages. If you can have only one suspension book this is the one that counts. ISBN #085429645X. Book #B32023. *


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Ceridono, Ron Complete Chrysler Hemi Engine Manual
Hot Rod Library, Inc., Driggs, ID. 2000 SB. Very Good. 194 Pages. Covers street and race preparation and restoration for the 426 Hemi engines, with complete specifications and identification. ISBN #1878772015. Book #B30642. *

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Wells, Ken Cosworth Creative Power
Prancing Tortoise/Kewkar Racing 1991 SB. Near Fine. 48 Pages. ISBN #0951538217. Book #B32174. *


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Huntington, Roger Design & Development of the Indy Car
H.P. Books, AZ 1981 SB. VG. 176 pages. An excellent technical work on Brickyard cars from boardtrack to just pre-IRL. Well done with many cutaways, schematics, original photos and comprehensive text. ISBN #0895861038. Book #B31780. *


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Campbell, Colin Design of Racing Sports Cars
Robert Bentley Cambridge, MA 1976 HB/DJ. Very Good/Very Good. 257 pages. Picks up where Pomeroy left off with (then current) advances in modern technology. Heavily technical - as it should be, and useful for even the advanced designer. ISBN #0837600812. Book #B32113. *


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Holmes, Howdy Formula Car Technology
Steve Smith Autosports Publications, Santa Ana, CA. 1980 SB. VG. 159 pages. Written by the 1979 Indianapolis Rookie of the Year, this gives a good overview of how all the various components interrelate to effect handling and performance. Now somewhat of a cult classic for Vintage racing. Note: Previous bookstore price written in ink on the title page. ISBN #0936834285. Book #B27041. *


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Bell, A. Graham Four-Stroke Performance Tuning
Haynes Publishing, UK 2006 HB/Pictorial Cover. Near Fine. Second Edition. 327 pages. Cited by many professional tuners as the their single most treasured reference. Appears as an unused copy. ISBN #1859604358. Book #B32050D. *

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Thomas D. Gillespie Fundamentals of Vehicle Dynamics (R114)
Society of Automotive Engineers Inc 2014 HB/Pictoral Cover. Very Good. 495 Pages. One of the most complete modern Vehicle Dynamics references available. ISBN #1560911999. Book #B32079. *


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Henry, Alan Grand Prix Car Design & Technology in the 1980s
Hazleton Publishing Surrey, UK 1988 HB/DJ. VG+/VG+. First Edition. 189 pgs. Covers the beginning of modern aerodynamic aids, modern chassis design and more. An excellent developmental reference. ISBN #0905138538. Book #B30349D. *


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Walker, Dave Haynes Engine Management
Haynes Publishing, UK 2002 HB/Pictorial Cover. Near Fine/-. 128 pages. Subtitled, "Optimising carburettors, fuel injection and ignition systems." Includes free engine mapping software PC format CD Rom. An excellent value in both information and PC tools. Appears as an unused copy. ISBN #1859608353. Book #B32114. *


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Aird, Forbes High Performance Hardware: Fastener Technology for Racers and Enthusiasts
HP Books Los Angeles, CA 1999 PBK. Near Fine. 201 Pages. ISBN #1557883041. Book #B32070. *


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The Editors of Hot Rod Magazine Hot Rod Horsepower Handbook
Motorbooks International, MN 2004 SB. VG. 159 pages. Covers deciding between boring vs stroking, basic short block upgrades, exhaust options, selecting intake manifolds, turbocharging, supercharging and more. ISBN #076031814X. Book #B26719. *

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Fisher, Bill How to Hot Rod Volkswagen Engines
H.P. Books CA 1970 Oversized SB. VG+. 160 pgs. The classic text. Covers all Air-Cooled VW's. Turbocharging, Exhaust Tuning, Cylinder Heads, Weber Carburetion, Ignition, and Case Bulletproofing. Keywords: Auto, Motor Racing, Speed Tuning, Technical. ISBN #0912656034. Book #B32342. *


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Fasola, Kenneth How to Run a Successful Racing Business
Steve Smith Autosports Publications, Santa Ana, CA. 1984 SB. VG. 93 pages. A highly useful resource of inside tips to run the managementside of a racing business. Contains excellent insight and advice for any vintage or modern team manager. ISBN #0936834439. Book #B30354. *


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Watson, Ben How to Tune and Modify Bosch Fuel Injection (Motorbooks Workshop)
Motorbooks International Oscela, WI 1992 PBK. Very Good. 176 Pages. ISBN #0879385707. Book #B32064. *


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Scalzo, Joe Indianapolis Roadsters 1952 - 1964
Motorbooks International Oscela, WI 1999 HB/DJ. Near Fine/Near Fine. First Edition. 184 pages. An era never to be repeated in racing history - when 20 years refinement of one basic design from the end of WWII to the rear-engined revolution produced the most fearsome front-engined racers ever run. Laden with both b&w and rare color photos - well researched and presented. ISBN #0760306346. Book #B31761. *

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Haney, Paul; Braun, Jeff Inside Racing Technology: Discussions of Racing Technical Topics
Motorbooks Intl, Osceola, WI 1995 PBK. Very Good. 223 Pages. Covers shock absorber secrets, shock dyno use, aerodynamics, wind tunnel insights plus an interview with Carroll Smith who wrote many a book on tips and tricks for gaining speed. ISBN #0964641402. Book #B32048. *


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Allen, Jim Jeep 4 x 4 Performance Handbook
Motorbooks International, MN 2007 SB. VG. 223 pages. 2nd Edition. Covers a model year-by-year approach to upgrading each component of the popular Jeep 4x4 including engine swaps and recovery gear. ISBN #0760326878. Book #B26143. *

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