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MaximumMini3

Maximum Mini 3
Author:
Jeroen Booij
The final in Jeroen Booij's excellent series of books covering cars based on the Mini. Some incredibly rare photos and wonderfully strange creations covered. A must-have for the specialist car enthusiast.  

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ModifyImproveUpgradeYourKitCar

Modify, Upgrade & Improve Your Kit Car
A compilation of technical how-to articles from Complete Kit Car's archive. Clear instruction from the magazine's team of technical writers on ways to make your kit car better, with topics include engine, trim, suspension and bodywork.

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StephenSouthThewayitwas

Stephen South – The way it was
Author: Darren Banks
The first biography of Stephen South, the 1970s racing driver who could have been Nigel Mansell – if fate had been on his side. This is a tale of struggle, success, disappointment, controversy and, ultimately, heartbreak.

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LIMITED EDITION

To be published in April 2017, you can pre-order your copy now.

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Signed by Stephen South, Robin Herd CBE and Darren Banks

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Three-Wheelers A-Z
Author:
Chris Rees
The definitive book on three-wheelers. 1122 different vehicles and 1600 illustrations! Chris is obsessed with the subject and this is a 'must-have' for any kit car enthusiast.  

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MaximumMini2

MAXIMUM MINI 2
Author:
Jeroen Booij
Follow up to the author's first Maximum Mini book. Yet more fantastic Mini based kits and specials. Exhaustively researched and wonderfully written.

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RACING COLOURS
Author:
Simon Owen
This book showcases the original work of the late Simon Owen, whose intricate cameos bring racing car liveries to vivid life.

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Guide2017
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UK Kit Car Guide 2017
The UK Kit Car Guide leads you through everything you need to know about building and owning a kit car. Whether you're just about to embark on a first project or have more experience, it's the ideal reference point for anybody interested in kit cars.

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Design and Build a Sports Car
Author: Stuart Mills
A brand new book written by Stuart Mills, the MD of MEV. It takes you behind the scenes of a kit car manufacturer to show you how to take a car from the drawing board to reality.

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SteveHoleEncyclopediaofKitCars1a

A-Z of Kit Cars
Author: Steve Hole
A-Z of Kit Cars - The definitive encyclopaedia of the UKs kit-car industry since 1949. A comprehensive, authoritative and often humorous look at the UK's kit-car scene.

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CKC BUILD SERIES - ADRENALINE MURTAYA
Builder:
John Watson
The complete build series from CKC for the build of our Adrenaline Murtaya.

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Automotive Electrics: A Practical Guide
Author: This hugely in-depth book covers everything you need to know about the electrics in your car, from basic theory, to minor repairs and upgrades, to designing and building a bespoke wiring loom.

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Automotive Fibreglass: Fabrication and Repair
Author: John Dickens.
Automotive Fibreglass: Fabrication and Repair will take its reader step by step through making GRP components and repairing damaged ones.

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TVR: THE EARLY YEARS
Author: Peter Filby
Described in depth as never before, the story of TVR’s birth and great struggle to become established during the 1950s and early 1960s is not only extraordinary but also totally absorbing and entertaining.

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TVR: A Passion to Succeed – Vol. 2
Author: Peter Filby
Covering the period late 1965 to late 1981 when TVR was owned and managed by Martin and Arthur Lilley.

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Cobra40YearsWEB

COBRA – The First 40 Years
Author: Trevor Legate
We have a limited number of signed copies by the author for an exclusive price of 36 for the first 50 customers.

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CKC BUILD SERIES -
Haynes Roadster

Builder:
Ashley Gardiner
The complete build series from CKC for the build of the Haynes Roadster.

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MEVExocetBuildCover

How to build a MEV Exocet - A practical guide
Reprinted from the pages of Complete Kit Car magazine, This guide follows the exploits of CKC Project Builder Ashley Gardiner as he sets about creating a Mazda MX-5 based MEV Exocet.

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CobraReplicasbook

COBRA REPLICAS
Author: Ian Stent
Covers the UK’s top ten Cobra replica manufacturers with in-depth driving impressions and company profiles.

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TrackDayManual

The Track Day Manual
Author:
Mike Breslin
Everything you need to know about taking your car on track.

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BuildYourOwnSportscar1a

BUILD YOUR OWN
SPORTS CAR

Author:
Chris Gibbs
This book takes the place of the original Ron Champion tome, now based around a Sierra donor car.

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CobraReplicasEssentialBuyersGuide

COBRA REPLICAS
Author:
Iain Ayre
A pocket size guide to choosing, building and enjoying your Cobra replica.

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Sevenreplicasessenti

SEVEN REPLICAS
Author:
Rob Hawkins
A pocket size guide to choosing, building and enjoying your Seven replica.

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HaynesWelding1

THE HAYNES MANUAL
ON WELDING

Author:
Haynes
The definitive DIY manual on welding.

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CarBuildersManual1

BUDGET BLASTERS
Author: Ian Stent
If you're in the market for an inexpensive kit car without sacrificing performance, our leader Stent shows you the way!

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SuspensionandBrakes

SPORTS CAR AND KIT CAR SUSPENSION AND BRAKES
Author:
Des Hammill
In-depth guidance on ride height, camber, castor, kpi and a whole lot more.

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WebberDellortoCarburettors

Weber & Dellorto Carburettors
Author:
Des Hammill
Covers all Weber DCOE, DCO/SO and Dellorto side draught carburettors.

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FordEngineOverhaul

Ford Engine Overhaul Manual
Step-by-step instructions on rebuilding a Ford V8.

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BuildYourOwnKitCar1

BUILD YOUR OWN KIT CAR
Author:
Steve Hole
A useful reference for any kit car builder which explains the whole process of planning and building a kit car.

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dunebuggyhandbook

DUNE BUGGY HANDBOOK
Author:
James Hale
This is a must-have book for buggy fans. James Hale has published the definitive study on the buggy.

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MazdaMX5Manual

Mazda MX-5 Repair Manual
Detailed technical info on this up and coming donor.

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NewsSupercarBook1

HOW TO BUILD YOUR OWN SUPERCAR
Author:
Brian Thompson
Written by the guy who built the car. A great hands-on guide for anyone building a car.

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HaynesElectricalSystems

The Haynes Practical Electrical Manual
Author:
Haynes
The definitive DIY manual on car electrics.

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MAKING MY MARQUE
Author: Jem Marsh
Jem Marsh's own account of 50 years of the Marcos marque. Lots of never-before-seen photographs illustrate this entertaining tale. A high quality publication that would delight any Marcos enthusiast. The first 5 we have in stock have been signed by Jem Marsh.

SUCarburettors

SU Carburettor
Author:
Des Hammill
Expert advice on how to build and modify SU carbs to suit any 4-stroke application.

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IgnitionSystems

Ignition Systems
Author:
Des Hammill
Expert tricks and techniques to tune ignition systems.

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LeMans24hr196069

Le Mans 24 Hours 1960-69
Author:
Quentin Spurring
Officially licensed with the ACO, the organisers of the annual Le Mans 24 Hours race, this sumptuous book will be the first in a decade-by-decade series that will eventually build up into an eight-volume set covering every race since 1923.

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Jaguar: All the Cars (2nd Edition)
Author:
Nigel Thorley
First published in 2003, this extensively researched guide provides exhaustive reference detail for all Jaguar models, supported by facts, figures and photographs.

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TiffGear1

Tiff Gear
Author:
Tiff Needell
Autobiography of racing driver, TV presenter and former CKC contributor, Tiff Needell.

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HaynesEngineManagement

Haynes Engine Management
Author:
Haynes
Understanding, testing and repairing engine management systems.

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GerryMarshall

Gerry Marshall - His Authorised Biography
Author:
Jeremy Walton & Gregor Marshall
Gerry Marshall was a larger-than-life character in every way, Gerry's outrageous behaviour, humour, outspokenness combined to ensure no event with his presence will ever be forgotten

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SPECIAL BUILDERS NOTEBOOK
Author:
Derek Fisher
4000 hints, tips and tricks to assembling your own special.

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