Browsing posts tagged: Automotive
Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader Vroom!

Uncle John has the need . . . for speed! (But he always uses his turn signal.) Hop on in and let the Bathroom Readers’ Institute take you on the ultimate road trip. From the first motorized vehicles to the flying cars of tomorrow, you’ll race around the world to learn about some great sets […]

The Porsche Quiz Book

Do you own a Porsche? Can you name the different models past and present? Are you familiar with the technology that goes into making these iconic cars? Or maybe you aspire to owning one? Whatever the reason for your interest, if Porsche is your car of choice you will love this quiz book. Which word, […]

Planes, Trains and Automobiles

What is it about an engine roaring into life that makes grown men go weak at the knees? This is a book about machines and the men who love them. Some of these men are quite odd. Having always been a mechanaphobe himself, living in the slow lane, Dan Kieran is on a mission to […]

The Car Quiz Book

If you drive for work or leisure you will undoubtedly have an interest in cars, but just how much do you know about the many different makes of vehicles, their designers and history? The Car Quiz Book has been compiled to test your knowledge of all aspects of the motor industry and is sure to […]

Understanding A3 Thinking

Winner of a 2009 Shingo Research and Professional Publication Prize. Notably flexible and brief, the A3 report has proven to be a key tool In Toyota’s successful move toward organizational efficiency, effectiveness, and improvement, especially within its engineering and R&D organizations. The power of the A3 report, however, derives not from the report itself, but […]

ASE Test Prep- A1 Engine Repair

The fifth edition of Delmar’s Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Test Preparation Manual for the A1 ENGINE REPAIR certification exam contains an abundance of content designed to help you successfully pass your ASE exam. This manual will ensure that you not only understand the task list and therefore the content your actual certification exam will be […]

Mini

The Mini, now an emblem of the Swinging Sixties, was in fact the product of an age of austerity and shortage, a simple design intended to make motoring more accessible and affordable for the average family. Ironically, it would become something very different: a modern, classless style icon that appealed across the boundaries of social […]

Crap Cars

From the Austin Allegro to the Renault Safrane, and from the MGB to the Volkswagen Beetle, this book brings together 50 of the worst cars ever to grace the roads of Britain. The book features everything from the aesthetically pathetic to the mechanically misguided and includes tales of the most bizarre and appalling cock-ups in […]

Round the Bend

Jeremy Clarkson gets really riled in Round the Bend What’s it like to drive a car that’s actively trying to kill you? This and many other burning questions trouble Jeremy Clarkson as he sets out to explore the world from the safety of four wheels. Avoiding the legions of power-crazed traffic wombles attempting to block […]

Driven to Distraction

Jeremy Clarkson is once more Driven to Distraction. Brace yourself. Clarkson’s back. And he’d like to tell you what he thinks about some of the most awe-inspiring, earth-shatteringly fast and jaw-droppingly cool cars in the world (oh, and a few irredeemable disasters…). Or he would if he could just get one or two things off […]