From humble beginnings, Veloce Publishing has grown into one of the most respected and best loved specialist publishers in the UK.


Because we're as passionate about our subjects as our authors and our customers, and we pride ourselves on the quality of content and presentation of our books. We've been sharing our passion for nearly three decades, and now we've created this brand-new website so that you can get more of the books you love, more easily.

Don't take our word for it; see for yourself …
We have new opening hours – click here!

Hours for telephone orders and enquiries has changed:
Open 09:00 - 17:00 Monday to Thursday, 09:00 - 12:45 Friday

Workshop fettlers. Avid collectors. Coffee table aficionados.

From DIY-ers and professional mechanics, to lovers of fine cars and fine books, we have every aspect of the automotive world covered.

ptimising car performance modifications
Workshop manuals: part of our DNA.
Encapsulating our authors' hands-on experience and real-world knowledge in book form is is our expertise. Restoration, revitalisation – even resuscitation – whatever your project, level of expertise, or budget, you'll get the best, real-world tips and advice with a Veloce workshop manual.
The Ultimate Book of the Air-cooled Porsche 911, and Porsche 356 Catalogues Raisonnés
Limited edition, highly collectable.
Leather bound collectables, to limited editions; we cater for collectors and book lovers, automotive aficionados, and marque enthusiasts everywhere. Whether it's a highly collectable slipcased catalogue raisonné, or a limited-run motorsport review, no collection is complete without a Veloce book. Or two!
How to build your own engine coffee table
Coffee table books. Literally.
Love sitting back with a good book and a cup of coffee? We have books that not only entertain and delight, but offer immense detail and insight into the automotive world and beyond. We even have book on how to make your own engine coffee table – now that is worth putting the kettle on for.

Latest releases

Norton Commando

How to Restore
By Chris Rooke

Slow Burn

The Growth of Superbikes & Superbike racing 1970 to 1988
By Bob Guntrip

An English Car Designer Abroad

Designing for GM, Audi, Porsche and Mazda
By Peter Birtwhistle

Cranswick on Porsche

A modern interpretation of the Porsche story
By Marc Cranswick


 Best … 

just got a little bit 


The Essential Buyer's Guides™ have been helping people buy their dream vehicles for 15 years. Now, we're updating and expanding them with more pages, and larger photos, making them even more essential.

Pickup an Essential Buyer's Guide™ today,
and put an expert in your pocket!

Ford versus Ferrari

Two giants. One monumental battle.

The gripping story of the legendary fight between two giants of the automotive world,
as they vied for racing supremacy at Le Mans in 1966

Ford versus Ferrari

Two giants. One monumental battle.

The gripping story of the legendary fight between two giants of the automotive world, as they vied for racing supremacy at Le Mans in 1966

A new way of shopping online at Veloce

We've changed the way you login to our online store,
and it's safer and more secure than EVER …

Password protection without the hassle
No need to remember a tricky password with your own Magic Link

With a Magic Link, you need only remember the email address you use for your Veloce account. We'll email you a unique link to your secure online account. No more mis-typed passwords.

History and status at your fingertips
See your order history, plus the status of your current orders

Your new Veloce store account gives you access not only to your order history, but also the status of all your current orders, from paid, to processed, to shipped.

Edit your details, and save your favourites
Change your email or remember your favourites – all from your account

You can change your name or email address directly from your account. You can even save a list of your favourite books to your account. Perfect for those special gifts for him or her … or yourself!

Coming soon

Classic Engines, Modern Fuel

The Problems, the Solutions

Tom Hartley

The Dealmaker

Dodge Viper

The full story of the worlds first V-10 sportscar

How to build a patina Volkswagen

Looking for something?

Our new site has meant that some things have changed location: fear not – we still have all the assets and resources you need, and here's where you can find them …

High resolution cover images
For trade partners, distributors, reviewers – and superfans!

You can now download high resolution cover images directly from each product page! Find out more in our Extras section. Images are available in a variety of sizes and formats, ideal for posting online or in print.

Need a special size, format, or photo? Email us with your requirements, and we'll see if what we can do for you.

Sample pages
Get a better feel for our books, with our sample pages PDFs

As well as cover images, every book that we've published has a sample pages PDF so you can download a sample, and see why customers love our books so much.

Showcase a book on your blog or in a magazine? If you would like to see custom page spreads for one of our more visual books, send us an email with your request.

Redecorate your PC
Get a stylish new Desktop background, with our wallpaper downloads

Our selection of wallpapers is small, but keep an eye on our blog and social media: we'll be expanding our selection with new and improved wallpapers – including for mobile.

Want to download a wallpaper to match one of our books? If you'd like a wallpaper for a specific Veloce book, let us know: email your idea to us, and you could see it here on our site.


This year, we've decided to 'go green' and produce our catalogues solely in digital format.

The Veloce Publishing Catalogue

140 pages

The Hubble & Hattie Catalogue

52 pages

Hubble & Hattie Kids! Catalogue

16 pages
Earthworld catalogue

Earthworld Catalogue


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From the blog …

Thinking outside the (Glass)boxx

Say Hello to Glassboxx, your one-stop app for eBooks and audio books … now with Veloce books!

Oliver Winterbottom's Diary

In the first instalment of the year, we take a look at how Oliver rounded off his jam-packed 2019.

The NEW site for fine automotive books

In his last entry before Christmas, Oliver recounts his visit to this year's NEC Classic Car Show.

Oliver Winterbottom's Diary

In his last entry before Christmas, Oliver recounts his visit to this year's NEC Classic Car Show.

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When it comes to automotive enthusiasts, it's all about sharing.
Click your channel … get social!



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Veloce Publishing Ltd

Veloce House, Middle Farm Way, Poundbury, Dorchester DT1 3AR, UK  

Tel +44 (0)1305 260068  

Fax +44 (0)1305 250479