Alfa Romeo Bookshop
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General Alfa Romeo books :
Alfa Romeo - The Spirit of Milan
An excellent general history covering both the company history and road and competition cars as well as some information on other areas such as trucks and aero engines. Also features the people and the badge to complete almost everything to do with Alfa Romeo.
David Styles, 1999 Alfa Romeo Owners Bible : A hands on guide to getting the most from your Alfa Pat Braden, 1994 Alfa Romeo - Always with Passion
An excellent history of the main models made by Alfa Romeo, with chapters on the 1900, the Giulietta, the Giulia, the Giulietta & Giulia Sprints and Spiders, the 2000 and 2600 Saloons, Coupes and Spiders, the Duetto, 1750 and 2000 Spiders, the 1750 and 2000 saloons, the Giulia, 1750 and 2000 Bertone Coupes, the Alfasud, the Alfetta Saloons and GTs and finally the Alfas of the 1980s and 90s.
David Owen, 1999 Guide to the identification of Alfa Romeo cars : contains chassis and engine numbers year by year Maurizio Tabucchi, 2000 Alfa Romeo Sporting Saloons
A pictorial history of the sometimes less glamorous but equally (or more) successful saloons.
John Tipler, 1999 Fantastic Alfa Romeo Luciano Greggio, Sandro Bacchi, 1996 Alfa Romeo in pictures Roy Bacon, 2001 Alfa Romeo Colour Family Album David and Andrea Sparrow, 1999 Alfa Romeo Berlinas (Saloons/Sedans) John Tipler, 2000 Alfa Romeo Sports Coupés 1954-1989 Graham Robson, 2002 Alfa Romeo All-Alloy Twin cam companion, 1954-1994:
Four cylinder history, care and restoration: Giulietta, Giulia and Alfetta families
Pat Braden, 2004 Illustrated Alfa Romeo Buyers Guide Joe Benson, 1992 First Among Champions : The Alfa Romeo Grand Prix cars David Venables, 2000 Alfa Romeo Road Test Book : Road & Track on Alfa Romeo 1964-70
Includes the Giulietta, 158/9, 33, 8C 2900B, Canguro, Giulia, Sprint, GT, Speciale, Super, GTZ, Spider Veloce, 1600, 1750, Berlina and GTV.
edited by R.M.Clarke, 1985 Alfa Romeo Road Test Book : Road & Track on Alfa Romeo 1971-76
Covers the Monoposto Type 8, 8C 2900B Berlinetta, 1750 Spider, Disco Volante, Montreal, GTV, 2000, Alfetta, Alfasud, ti.
edited by R.M.Clarke, 1989
Model Specific Books :
Original Alfa Romeo Spider C.Rees & J.Mann, 2001 Alfa Romeo Spider 1955 - 1986 Walter Zeichner, 1989 Alfa Romeo Spider : The complete story John Tipler, 1998 Alfa Romeo Giulia Coupé GT and GTA John Tipler, Andrea de Adamich, 2003 Alfa Romeo Road Test Book : Alfa Romeo Spider Gold Portfolio 1966-91
43 articles on the Spider including over 300 illustrations. Covers 1600 Duetto, 1750 and 2000 versions.
edited by R.M.Clarke, 1991 Alfa Romeo Road Test Book : Alfa Romeo Giulietta Gold Portfolio 1954-65
Covers the Berlina, Ti, Coupe Sprint, Spider, Veloce, Zagato, 1600, SV and SS with over 300 illustrations and numerous articles.
edited by R.M.Clarke, 1991 Alfa Romeo Road Test Book : Alfa Romeo Giulia Coupes Gold Portfolio 1963-76
Various articles covering the Sprint GT, Junior, GTV, 1750 and 2000. Over 320 illustrations.
edited by R.M.Clarke, 1996 Alfa Romeo Road Test Book : Alfa Romeo Giulia Coupes 1963-76
Covers the 1300GT, Junior, GTC, 1600GT, 1750GTV, GTA, 2000GTV and more, with over 200 illustrations. (No articles repeated from the Gold Portfolio above)
edited by R.M.Clarke, 1992 Alfa Romeo Giulia Coupe GT and GTA John Tipler, 1996 Essential Alfa Romeo Giulia and Giulietta Coupes and Spiders : The cars and their story 1954-95 David Hodges, 1995 Alfa Romeo Road Test Book : Alfa Romeo Alfasud 1972-1984
Like all the Brooklands Road Test books, a fascinating collection of magazine articles and the like from the days of the Alfasud. Includes normal road tests, long term tests, some modified cars, back to back comparisons with rivals and much more.
edited by R.M.Clarke, 1988
Workshop Manuals and Tuning Books :
Alfa Romeo Alfasud/Sprint(1974 to 87) Workshop Manual
An excellent workshop manual coverng all areas of the car in great detail.
Haynes, 1988 Alfa Romeo Alfetta (1973 to 87) Workshop Manual
Haynes, 1988 How to power tune Alfa Romeo twin cam engines for road & track (Speedpro series) Jim Kartalamakis, 1995 Alfa Romeo Giulia 1750 and 2000 Owners Workshop Manual Veloce Press, 2002
Each Haynes Manual is based on a complete strip and rebuild, with numerous illustrations. There is also a lot of reference material and diagrams of various systems.
They are all ordered in the same way, with chapters on each of the following :
Engine, Cooling & heating System, Fuel System, Ignition System, Clutch, Transmission, Driveshafts, hubs, roadwheels & Tyres, Braking System, Electrical System (including full wiring diagrams for most variants), Steering, Suspension, Bodywork, Supplement.
The last chapter covers any newer models since the book was originally published. They are highly recommended.
Various recommended technical books (not manufacturer specific) :
Automotive Disc Brake Manual : Produced in collaboration with Brembo Spa Haynes, 1999 The Haynes Automotive Brake Manual : Repair manual for maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing brake systems Haynes, 1994 The Haynes Automotive Emissions Control Manual Haynes, 1997 The Haynes Automotive Heating & Air Conditioning Systems Manual Haynes, 1994 The Haynes Automotive Reference Manual Haynes, 1994 The Haynes Fuel Injection diagnostic Manual : 1986 to 1996 Haynes, 1997 The Haynes Fuel Injection Manual : 1978 to 1985 Haynes, 1986 The Haynes Suspension, Steering and Driveline Manual Haynes, 1998 The Haynes Automotive Electrical Manual Haynes, 1990 Bosch Fuel Injection & Engine Management Charles Probst, 1990 How to tune and modify Bosch Fuel Injection Ben Watson, 1992 How to make your car handle Fred Puhn, 1983 Auto Suspension and Steering Technology C.Johanson & M.T.Stockel, 2000 Diesel Engine Repair Manual Haynes, 1997
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