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Philip Porter

Marque expert and founder of the International XK Club and the E-type Club, Philip Porter has written many books over the years and his knowledge of Jaguar is extensive. 

In 2005, he created Porter Press International, which is now one of the world's leading motoring publishers thanks to the amazing team with which Philip is immensely proud to work.

View Philip Porter's author profile.

  • Gordon Murray design book
    Gordon Murray book

    One Formula - 50 years of car design

    Porter Press International
    £ 225.00 GBP

    First Edition A close collaboration between the legendary automotive designer Gordon Murray and award-winning author Philip Porter, One Formula i...

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    £ 225.00 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
  • 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
  • Le Mans, Leslie Johnson, Bert Hadley, John Colley, Old English White
    Exceptional Cars Books - Jaguar XK 120

    Jaguar XK 120 - The remarkable history of JWK 651

    Porter Press International
    £ 30.00 GBP

    The story of one of the six alloy-bodied XK 120s that were prepared by Jaguar in 1950 for racing and rallying. This XK 120, known as JWK 651 b...

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    £ 30.00 GBP
  • Restorer's Guide Book
    Restoration book for XKs

    Original Jaguar XK - The Restorer's Guide

    Porter Press International
    £ 59.00 GBP

    This book has established itself as the XK bible. And now it is even better with new information and 1000 photographs. A new third edition of this...

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    £ 59.00 GBP
  • Bob Tullius
    E type History Book

    E-type Definitive History - (Second Edition)

    Porter Press International
    £ 95.00 GBP

    This is an updated edition of a classic book that was first published in 1989 and remained in print for 20 years.  The E-type was, and still is, a ...

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    £ 95.00 GBP
  • Stirling Moss Biography
    Stirling Moss book - The Definitive Biography, Volume 1

    Stirling Moss - The Definitive Biography, Volume 1

    Porter Press International
    £ 35.00 GBP

    A biography worthy of Britain's greatest racing driver. Stirling Moss is one of the greatest sportsman of all time. He was successful in all forms...

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    £ 35.00 GBP
  • John Egan, Browns Lane, Bob Berry, Mike Beasley
    Saving Jaguar book by John Egan

    John Egan - Saving Jaguar

    Porter Press International
    £ 15.00 GBP

    John Egan arrived at Jaguar Cars in April 1980, newly appointed as Chief Executive. The company's very survival was in grave doubt.  In fact, the s...

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    £ 15.00 GBP
  • Martin Brundle Signature
    Martin Brundle Scrapbook

    Martin Brundle Scrapbook

    Porter Press International
    £ 29.95 GBP

    Charting the life of one of motor racing’s greatest personalities through his amazing career in motorsport. Top F1 driver, World Sportscar Champion...

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    £ 29.95 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
  • Geoff Lawson jaguar styling
    history of Jaguar design

    Jaguar Design - A Story of Style

    Porter Press International
    £ 75.00 GBP

    People * Process * Projects One ingredient is common to every Jaguar – style. Arguably a greater proportion of people have more passion for Jagu...

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    £ 75.00 GBP
  • Classic E-type Book
    Ultimate E-type - The Competition Cars book

    Ultimate E-type - The Competition Cars (Classic Edition)

    Porter Press International
    £ 200.00 GBP

    Only 20 first edition copies remaining! Lightweight Es are the ultimate E-types, and this is the ultimate book on these charismatic cars.  This is...

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    £ 200.00 GBP
  • Book on Murray Walker
    Murray Walker book

    Murray Walker Scrapbook

    Porter Press International
    from £ 75.00 GBP

    Only 35 signed copies remaining! Murray Walker is a legend.  This fabulous book on Murray Walker is a unique insight into one of the world’s best...

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    from £ 75.00 GBP
  • Stirling Moss book -  biography 1955
    Stirling Moss Scrapbook 1955

    Stirling Moss Scrapbook 1955

    Porter Press International
    from £ 39.95 GBP

    The Stirling Moss Scrapbook 1955 is based on the private scrapbooks, photo albums, diaries and personal recollections of this now legendary racing ...

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    from £ 39.95 GBP
  • Stirling Moss history 1956-1960
    Stirling Moss book 1956-1960

    Stirling Moss Scrapbook 1956-1960

    Porter Press International
    £ 39.95 GBP

    This book follows Sir Stirling Moss through his most turbulent, demanding and, ultimately, successful racing years. Moss’s career was at its zenit...

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    £ 39.95 GBP
  • Stirling Moss biography 1929-1954
    Stirling Moss Scrapbook 1929-1954

    Stirling Moss Scrapbook 1929-1954

    Porter Press International
    £ 39.95 GBP

    This fascinating book tells the story of the formative years of one of the greatest racing drivers of all time. It’s all in this book! Moss’s meteo...

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    £ 39.95 GBP
  • Autosport, Motoring News, Graham Hill, Oulton Park
    Classic car books - Etype history - signed by Brian Redman

    Jaguar Lightweight E-type - Signed by Brian Redman

    Porter Press International
    £ 120.00 GBP

    Great Cars Series No1. By Philip Porter - copies specially signed by Brian Redman Only 3 copies signed by Brian Redman remaining! The first i...

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    £ 120.00 GBP
  • Autosport, Motoring News, Graham Hill, Oulton Park - Brian Johnson signed
    Etype history book - signed by Brian Redman

    Jaguar Lightweight E-type - Signed by Brian Johnson of AC/DC

    Porter Press International
    £ 120.00 GBP

    Special Signed Edition - Great Cars Series No1 The first in the acclaimed ‘Great Cars’ series, telling the story of the car that took part in this ...

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    £ 120.00 GBP
  • Stirling Moss and author Philip Porter
    Stirling Moss 1961 book
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    Stirling Moss Scrapbook 1961

    Porter Press International
    £ 59.95 GBP

    Stirling Moss is an icon - by 1961 he was at the height of his remarkable career.  The words ‘Stirling Moss’ conjure up an immediate picture – an ...

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    £ 59.95 GBP
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  • Jaguar E-type Lightweight book
    E-type Competition Cars

    Ultimate E-type – the Competition Cars - Signed by Peter Sutcliffe

    Porter Press International
    £ 250.00 GBP

    Only one signed edition left, at £190 Twice named Book of the Year, at the British Sports Book Awards 2012 and the Octane International Motoring A...

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    £ 250.00 GBP
  • book on Jaguar cars
    Jaguar book
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    Jaguar Scrapbook

    Porter Press International
    £ 49.95 GBP

    This Jaguar book skillfully presents an eclectic mix of historical narrative, personal interviews, big Jaguar names and original source material. A...

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    £ 49.95 GBP
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  • Graham Hill in motorsport history
    Graham Hill biography
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    Graham Hill Scrapbook 1929-1966

    Porter Press International
    £ 34.95 GBP

    Graham Hill (1929 -1975) is the only driver to have won motor racing’s triple crown: the World Championship, the Indianapolis 500 and the Le Mans 2...

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    £ 34.95 GBP
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