Topic: Holiday gift ideas for the Lemons clan.

Holiday gift ideas, Lemons books and books from the Lemons family:

"The Index of Effluency", Philipp Hübner, "An under-dog tale of struggle and redemption not only on track but also in dealing with the challenges of day to day living. F", Slip Angle Press, 2011, available from Lulu.
Link: http://www.lulu.com/shop/philipp-h%C3%B … 63628.html

"You Are What You Drive", Jay Lamm, " What does your car say about you--and do you really want to know? ", Motorbooks, available on Amazon.
Link: https://www.amazon.com/You-Are-What-Dri … +you+drive

"How to Restore British Sports Cars", Jay Lamm, "This book doesn't go into great detail about specific marques or engines, and isn't heavy into technical drawings or comparisons, and won't tell you how to win at Palm Beach, but if you're weighing the pros and cons of buying and restoring a British sports car and want to know what you're in for, this is the book for you.", Motorbooks, available on Amazon.
Link: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/08793 … HWK55XCGG2

"You Suck at Racing", Ian Korf, a crash course in auto racing, self-published using CreateSpace, available on Amazon.
Link: https://www.amazon.com/You-Suck-Racing- … +at+racing

"American Irony", Jay Auskalnis, a photo book from the 2010 race at Gingerman Raceway, available from Blurb.com, or at least it was.

"How On Fire Are We?", a compilation of stories from Lemons racers, edited by Mike Meier, available at MagCloud.com.
Link: http://www.kstreetstudio.com/writing/bookHOFAW.html

Torment Incorporated, Murilee Martin, "Southern California, 1990s. Charlene and Ed run a very kinky business providing paid sexual domination for the jaded tastes of La-La-Land.", Virgin Nexus, available on Amazon.
Link: https://www.amazon.com/Torment-Incorpor … 0352339438

Any other ideas?
Mike

Re: Holiday gift ideas for the Lemons clan.

m610 wrote:

Holiday gift ideas, Lemons books and books from the Lemons family:

"How to Restore British Sports Cars", Jay Lamm, "if you're weighing the pros and cons of buying and restoring a British sports car and want to know what you're in for, this is the book for you."

Does not cover Jaguar engine swaps.

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Re: Holiday gift ideas for the Lemons clan.

CPT_Trans_Continental wrote:

Does not cover Jaguar engine swaps.

Not much there on the BL R-Series engine, either, although upon seeing one Jay did rather perceptively ask me "What the hell is that?"

1982 MG Metro 1300: IOE 2015 Pacific Northworst GP, Longest Distance 2010 Cd'L Box Wine Country Classic
1980 KV Mini 1: Worst of Show and Fright Pig Supremo 2009 Concours d'Lemons
1978 H Special: Second-Round Elimination 2010 Lemons Pinewood Derby at Sears Pointless
1967 SAAB 96: IOE 2012 Pacific Northworst GP

Re: Holiday gift ideas for the Lemons clan.

Is BL Britain's version of AMC?

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Re: Holiday gift ideas for the Lemons clan.

CPT_Trans_Continental wrote:

Is BL Britain's version of AMC?

Sort of, although in some ways it's better to think of BL as the British Nash-Kelvinator Corporation and Rover Group as the British AMC.

1982 MG Metro 1300: IOE 2015 Pacific Northworst GP, Longest Distance 2010 Cd'L Box Wine Country Classic
1980 KV Mini 1: Worst of Show and Fright Pig Supremo 2009 Concours d'Lemons
1978 H Special: Second-Round Elimination 2010 Lemons Pinewood Derby at Sears Pointless
1967 SAAB 96: IOE 2012 Pacific Northworst GP

Re: Holiday gift ideas for the Lemons clan.

Bulk 10 mm sockets.

Re: Holiday gift ideas for the Lemons clan.

There's a children's book out now that has the ABC's given in terms of cars (think: "N is for Nash"); I saw it in my latest Classic Motorsports but can't recall the title right now.  Want to get a copy for my kids.

2008- 2010:  1966 Volvo 122, "Charlie"
2010-present:  1975 Ford LTD Landau...doesn't have a name?

Re: Holiday gift ideas for the Lemons clan.

mechimike wrote:

There's a children's book out now that has the ABC's given in terms of cars (think: "N is for Nash"); I saw it in my latest Classic Motorsports but can't recall the title right now.  Want to get a copy for my kids.

Dang. A friend and I were writing one of these.

Re: Holiday gift ideas for the Lemons clan.

m610 wrote:
mechimike wrote:

There's a children's book out now that has the ABC's given in terms of cars (think: "N is for Nash"); I saw it in my latest Classic Motorsports but can't recall the title right now.  Want to get a copy for my kids.

Dang. A friend and I were writing one of these.

Here's the link to it:

https://www.etsy.com/listing/483003446/ … nthusiasts

I bought a copy for myself, and one for a friend.

2008- 2010:  1966 Volvo 122, "Charlie"
2010-present:  1975 Ford LTD Landau...doesn't have a name?