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Simister, John Legendary Car Engines
Motorbooks International Osceola, WI 2004 HB/DJ. VG/VG. 160 pages. Covers the Alfa Romeo 8C, Aston Martin straight 6, Bentley 4.5 litre, BMC A series, BMW M10, Bristol 2 litre, Bugatti Type 35, Chevy small block, Ferrari V-12, Ford Kent and many more in great detail. ISBN #0760319413. Book #B31627. *

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Campbell, Colin New Directions in Suspension Design: Making the Fast Car Faster
Bentley Publishers, MA 1981 HB/DJ. Near Fine/Near Fine. 213 Pages. ISBN #0837601509. Book #B32091. *


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Ludvigsen Library Series Novi V-8 Indy Cars 1941Through 1965
Iconografix, WI 2001 SB. Near Fine. 128 pages. One of the few works on Novi. Well documented and presented in Ludvigsen's usual excellent level of research and attention to detail. ISBN #1583880372. Book #B31755. *


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Richardson, Jim Overhaulin' How to Hot Rod The Chevy Small-Block V-8
Motorbooks International, MN 2006 SB. VG+. 192 pages. Covers all you need to know to build and power plan the best small block Chevy for your particular application. ISBN #0760326258. Book #B26751. *

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Bell, A. Graham Performance Tuning in Theory & Practice Four Strokes
Haynes (Foulis) Publishing, UK 1981 HB/DJ. Near Fine/VG+. 252 pages. Still being reprinted today after 25 years this is often cited as the definitive text on 4 stroke competition modification. ISBN #0854292756. Book #B30679. *


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Bell, A. Graham Performance Tuning in Theory & Practice Two-Strokes
Haynes (Foulis) Publishing, UK 1984 HB/Pictorial Cover. VG-. 229 pages. Still being reprinted today after 25 years this is often cited as the definitive text on 2 stroke competition modification. Very applicable to karting and vintage today. Please note that this copy carries some highlighting to various pages. Priced accordingly. ISBN #0854293299. Book #B32081. *

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Murray, Spence (Introduction) Petersen's Complete Book of Engines
Petersen Publishing Company 1973 SB. G. 192 Pages. Covers all the popular builds for the 351 Ford and the 465 Aluminum Chevy. Book #B31634. *


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Anderson, Bruce Porsche 911 Performance Handbook
Motorbooks International, MN 1996 SB. VG+. 272 pages. The standard reference for advanced high performance 911 modifications by the Technical Editior for Panorama and PCA. ISBN #076030033X. Book #B22571. *


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Van Valkenburgh, Paul Race Car Engineering and Mechanics
Dodd, Mead & Co., NY 1976 HB/DJ. Near Fine/VG. 307 pages. By the co-author of Mark Donohue's "Unfair Advantage". One of the most popular classic works on race car design. ISBN #0396072011. Book #B30575. *


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Milliken, William and Milliken, Douglas Race Car Vehicle Dynamics
SAE International, PA 1995 HB/Pictorial Cover. Very Good. 890 pages. The definitive state-of-the-art reference for racing vehicle dynamics. Used as the foundation classroom resource by SAE (the Society of Automotive Engineers). There is no more advanced or more complete reference worldwide. ISBN #1560915269. Book #B32084. *

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Costin, Michael and Phipps, David Racing and Sports Car Chassis Design
Robert Bentley Cambridge, MA 1962 HB/DJ. Very Good/Very Good. 147 pages. The 1960's definitive work on racing chassis design. There is still nothing as complete or comprehensive today. ISBN #0837602963. Book #B32128. *


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Terry, Len and Baker, Alan Racing Car Design and Development
Robert Bentley Cambridge, MA 1973 HB/NDJ. VG/-. 237 pages plus appendices. Long considered the benchmark on this subject for clear technical writing and comprehensive text. Highly useful for vintage restoration and research today. ISBN #0837600804. Book #B31116. *


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Macknight, Nigel Showroom Stock Race Car Preparation
Motorbooks International Osceola, WI 1992 SB. VG+. 160 pages. Covers the specific show room stock class with proven techniques build a winning platform. Many excellent ideas throughout. Well photographed and illustrated with clear supporting text. ISBN #0879386525. Book #B30681. *

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Editors of Hot Rod magazine Super Tuning
The New American Library, Inc., New York 1966 SB. Good. First Printing So Stated. PBK. 416 pages. Small previous owner's name on flyleaf but appears as an unread copy. Covers competition advanced tuning for all American iron circa 1966. Nice period piece. Keywords: Auto, Motor Racing, Speed Tuning. Book #B31984. *

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Taylor, Charles Fayette Taylor: Internal Conbustion Engine (v. 1)
MIT Press 1977 PBK. Very Good. 574 Pages. ISBN #0262700158. Book #B32058. *

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Macknight, Nigel; McKnight, Nigel Technology of the Champ Car (Autocourse Technical Series)
Hazelton Publishing (UK) 1998 PBK. Very Good. 144 Pages. Offers a rare look inside the fabrication shops and team garages of modern Champ Car consturction. ISBN #1874557926. Book #B32053. *


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Nickless, Steve The Anatomy & Development of the Formula Ford Race Car
Motorbooks International Osceola, WI 1993 SB. Near Fine. 176 pages. Covers the full competition history of Formula Fords from 1961 - 1993 with close attention to the technical innovations and modifications throughout the years. Excellent detail on period drivers, teams, cars and series - with a manufacturer by manufacturer chronology. ISBN #0879388072. Book #B32175. *


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Bamsey, Ian The Anatomy and Development of the Sports Prototype Racing Car
Motorbooks International Osceola, WI 1991 HB/DJ. VG+/VG. 218 pages. A fine examination of the modern ground effects era. Done in Bamsey's usual outstanding quality of research and presentation. ISBN #0879385863. Book #B27190. *


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Templeman, Graham The Competition Car Data Logging Manual
Veloce Publishing Limited, UK 2008 SB. Near Fine. 128 pages. The most complete reference available on current state-of-the-art data acquisition. Appears as an unused copy. Very competitively priced for the holidays. ISBN #9781845841621. Book #B27471D. *

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Mueller, Mike The Garlits Collection: Cars that made Drag Racing History
CarTech Inc., MN 2004 HB/DJ. Very Good/Very Good. 191 Pages. An absolutely fascinating look at individual cars from the Don Gartlits collection that changed the face of drag racing. ISBN #188408981x. Book #B32102. *

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Ricardo, Sir Harry The Internal-Combustion Engine, High Speed Engines.
Blackie & Son Ltd., UK 1927 HB/NDJ. VG. 373 Pages. Volume II - sometimes titled only as High Speed Engines. Same content. The benchmark classic of high speed engine theory and design. Still as pertinent today as then. This copy shows light repair to spine edge. Priced accordingly. Book #B31584. *


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Lauda, Niki The New Formula One A Turbo Age
Motorbooks International Osceola, WI 1984 HB/DJ. VG+/VG+. First Edition So Stated. 252 pgs. The (then) reigning two time World Driving Champion covers key elements of 1980's cutting edge race technology. A keen first hand insight into the way new technology effected driving style. ISBN #0879381795. Book #B27048. *


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Langfield, Trevor The Nitrous Oxide High-Performance Manual
Veloce Publishing Limited, UK 2006 SB. VG+. 112 pages. Subtitled, "How to specify, install and optimise a Nitrous Oxide system for high-peformance." Written by the self-described "Wizzard of NOS". ISBN #1904788890. Book #B26375. *

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Tremayne, David The Science of Speed - The Hi-Tech World of Formula 1: Today's Fascinating High-Tech World of Formula 1
Haynes Pubns 1997 HB/DJ. Very Good/Very Good. 204 Pages. Nicely covers the whys and hows of Formula One's incredible advances in gaining ever-more record setting speeds and safety. ISBN #1852605898. Book #B32078. *

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Voegelin, Rick The Step-By-Step Guide To: Engine Blueprinting
S-A Design Publishing Co., CA 1985 PBK. VG. 127 Pages.Covers modifying pistons and cranks, trick cams, lightening and many other racer tricks for increased horsepower and reliability. Book #B31386. *

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