Idle Torque: Stories for Classic Car Enthusiasts
Love an E-Type Jag, Mustang, Ferrari or Rolls-Royce? What about a Lamborghini, Austin-Healy, Aston Martin, Mercedes-Benz, even a Mini Cooper? Idle Torque is for the avid collector, the unapologetic revhead, vintage Sunday driver or weekend restorer, for those who can appreciate the iconic design and engineering of cars from the golden ages of motoring. This is a collection of the most memorable stories told in the long-running column Idle Torque that appeared every week in The West Australian newspaper.
PRAISE FOR THE BOOK
‘Vintage car lovers, here’s a book you’ll enjoy.’ The Starfish
‘… grab a cuppa, buckle yourself into a comfy chair and go between the covers of your own copy to take a ripping ride alongside Alex.’ RACQ Living
‘This book is a tribute to classic cars and the devoted, determined, skilful, innovative and hilarious people, who own, love and maintain them.’ Restored Cars
‘… this would be a sure bet for rev-heads and classic-car enthusiasts alike.’ West Australian
‘… the perfect coffee table book for all car-loving people.’ Underground Writers