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Great Cars Series

Porter Press’s flagship series of car autobiographies – featuring some of the most famous cars in the world today. Great cars, great authors, great quality.

Each book is devoted to a single, famous car but also sets the scene with the history of the marque and covers the period drivers and the competition. 

  • bugatti at le mans
    Bugatti T50 book

    Bugatti Type 50 - The autobiography of Bugatti's first Le Mans car

    Porter Press International
    £ 60.00 GBP

    The thirteenth book in the highly regarded ‘Great Cars’ series tells the story of the Bugatti Type 50 and of one chassis in particular – chassis 50...

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    £ 60.00 GBP
  • bugatti t50 limited edition
    Bugatti Type 50 limited edition book

    Bugatti Type 50 - The autobiography of Bugatti's first Le Mans car (Limited Edition)

    Porter Press International
    £ 250.00 GBP

    The thirteenth book in the highly regarded 'Great Cars' series tells the story of the Bugatti Type 50 and one of the chassis in particular - chassi...

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    £ 250.00 GBP
  • Vittorio Jano
    Alfa Romeo Monza book (Classic Edition)

    Alfa Romeo Monza - The autobiography of a celebrated 8C-2300

    Porter Press International
    £ 60.00 GBP

    The remarkable history of an Alfa Romeo Monza Includes its characterful drivers and owners, some with life stories worthy of a movie script. This ...

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    £ 60.00 GBP
  • Monza collectors book
    Alpha Romeo Monza book

    Alfa Romeo Monza - The autobiography of a celebrated 8C-2300 (Limited Edition)

    Porter Press International
    £ 250.00 GBP

    This Alfa Romeo Monza book tells the story of a particular car with significant historical importance. Built in 1933, ‘2211130’ was raced that year...

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    £ 250.00 GBP
  • 1968 season GT40
    Ford GT40 book

    Ford GT40 - The autobiography of 1075

    Porter Press International
    £ 60.00 GBP

    This sumptuous book tells the story of one of the world’s most important racing cars. Always raced in Gulf’s iconic blue-and-orange colours, this ...

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    £ 60.00 GBP
  • Leather bound book in Gulf colours
    Ford GT40 collectors book

    Ford GT40 - The autobiography of 1075 (Limited Edition)

    Porter Press International
    £ 250.00 GBP

    The story of one of the world’s most important racing cars. Always raced in Gulf’s iconic blue-and-orange colours, this Ford GT40, known by its ch...

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    £ 250.00 GBP
  • Lotus team run by Rob Walker
    Lotus 18 Book

    Lotus 18 - The autobiography of Stirling Moss’s ‘912’

    Porter Press International
    £ 60.00 GBP

    The story of the Lotus 18 in which Stirling Moss achieved two of his most famous Grand Prix victories. Tenth Book in the Great Cars Series The firs...

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    £ 60.00 GBP
  • Deluxe edition
    Ford GT40 collectors book

    Lotus 18 - The autobiography of Stirling Moss's '912' (Limited Edition)

    Porter Press International
    £ 250.00 GBP

    Lotus 18 - Signed Leather-bound Limited Edition Book Number 10 from the Great Cars Series Written by Ian Wagstaff This fabulous book tells the st...

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    £ 250.00 GBP
  • Jaguar Team at Le Mans 24 Hours 1953
    C-type autobiography - by Chas Parker & Philip Porter

    Jaguar C-type - The autobiography of XKC 051

    Porter Press International
    £ 60.00 GBP

    A story of the celebrated lightweight Jaguar C-type, chassis number XKC 051, that Duncan Hamilton and Tony Rolt drove to victory in the 1953 Le ...

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    £ 60.00 GBP
  • XKC 051 - The Autobiography of XKC (de Luxe edition) - Porter Press International
    Ford GT40 collectors book

    Jaguar C-type - The autobiography of XKC 051 (Limited Edition))

    Porter Press International
    £ 250.00 GBP

    A book on the car that won the 1953 Le Mans 24 Hours with Duncan Hamilton and Tony Rolt. Written by Chas Parker and Philip Porter The fascinating ...

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    £ 250.00 GBP