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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
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