Thursday, December 01, 2011
Santa's Bitchin' Gift List 2011
What to get the Speedway fan who has everything? Well hopefully this list of ideas will help. Here are a few items you won't find in your Warehouse catalogue or your Briscoes flyer. That's because they are top quality speedway bitchin' hot products! If you have something you would like added to the list email me otherwise...get ordering!
1. New Zealand Dirt Track Magazine subscription
Noah was reading it on the ark and its still going strong. A 12 month subscription will cost you NZ$75.00 and all you need to do is email the editor here, and you or the person you are getting the subscription for will get your copy hot off the press before the shops get it each month. Its our speedway bible and it just gets better and better every year.
$75.00 12 Month Subscription
2. Speedway Calendar 2011
Del Neild has put together a speedway calendar for the past few seasons and demand just keeps on growing each year. There are only 38 calendars left available for sale now. $25.00 if people want to email Del for bank details (firstname.lastname@example.org) or alternatively if they want to pay by credit card $27.00 listed on Trade Me.
3. Spectator Speedway Review 10/11
Over 225 pages and in full colour, a retrospective review of last season. Covering all the big Stockcar and Superstock meetings and with contributions from a number of photographers. Either email me (email@example.com) or order direct from the USA and order here.
$110.00 including p&p in NZ, check US price online
4. One Tough Dude
Allan Batt's incredible book about speedway legend Barry Butterworth. Five years of research and an endorsement from Barry's family and brother Max. With a foreword by Ted Tracey, read all about Barry's on track battles with his rivals, and the off track wars with officialdom. Barry went from being an apprentice jockey to one of the most fearless and determined drivers on the rough and tough Speedway tracks of Australia, the USA and New Zealand. Very few copies are left of this landmark book, a fantastic Christmas present for any speedway fan. Mail order here or have a look at a video about the book here.
$39.00 + p&p
5. NZ Midgets 2011
Ian Abrahams book covering the New Zealand Midget Championship 2011. The website to order from is here (www.tappublishing.co.nz) published in April 2010/11 The Championship was raced at Western Springs Speedway and covers the meetings leading up to and including the title. A bargain at $40 + p&p for all the open wheel fanatics out there.
$40.00 + p&p