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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. 

  • 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
  • Lindner, Nocker, Giancarlo Baghetti, Umberto Maglioli, Peter Lumsden, Dan Gurney, Bob Bondurant
    Classic car books - Classic Jaguar - E-type history

    Jaguar Lightweight E-type - The autobiography of 49 FXN

    Porter Press International
    £ 60.00 GBP

    The eighth book in the Great Cars Series This exhaustive book tells the story of the 1963 Lightweight Jaguar E-type that was famously given an ae...

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    £ 60.00 GBP
  • Collectors' Lightweight E-type book
    Collectors' Lightweight E-type book

    Jaguar Lightweight E-type - The autobiography of 49 FXN (Limited Edition)

    Porter Press International
    £ 250.00 GBP

    Special signed Limited Edition - bound in dark green leather with gilt edges, and cased in a grey cloth slipcase. As a special touch, there is an e...

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    £ 250.00 GBP
  • John Pearson, RS Panels, Paul Vestey
    D-type - Jaguar book

    Jaguar D-type - The autobiography of XKD 504

    Porter Press International
    £ 60.00 GBP

    The story of one of the most historically interesting of all Jaguar D-types – a car that has raced more than any other D-type. By Philip Porter &a...

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    £ 60.00 GBP
  • Jaguar D-type - The Autobiography of XKD 504 (de Luxe edition) - Porter Press International
    Great Cars Books - Jaguar D-type

    Jaguar D-type - The autobiography of XKD 504 (Limited Edition)

    Porter Press International
    £ 250.00 GBP

    Great Cars Series book 3 By Philip Porter & Chas Parker This superb book tells the story of one of the most historically interesting of all Jag...

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    £ 250.00 GBP
  • Autosport, Motoring News, Graham Hill, Oulton Park
    Etype history - signed by Brian Redman

    Jaguar Lightweight E-type - The Autobiography of 4 WPD

    Porter Press International
    £ 60.00 GBP

    This 'Great Cars' book outlines in exhaustive detail the history of the most important competition Jaguar E-type.  The first book in the Great Ca...

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    £ 60.00 GBP
  • Classic car book - Jaguar Lightweight E-type leatherbound
    Porsche 917 deluxe edition

    Jaguar Lightweight E-type - The autobiography of 4 WPD (Limited Edition)

    Porter Press International
    £ 250.00 GBP

    Great Cars Series - book 1 This 'Great Cars' book outlines in exhaustive detail the history of the most important competition Jaguar E-type.  Run b...

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    £ 250.00 GBP
  • Collector's leather bound edition
    Collector's leatherbound edition

    Jaguar Lightweight E-type - The autobiography of 4 WPD (Collectors' Edition)

    Porter Press International
    £ 1,200.00 GBP

    Great Cars Series - book 1   This 'Great Cars' book outlines in exhaustive detail the history of the most important competition Jaguar E-type.  Ru...

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    £ 1,200.00 GBP