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Sports Car Racing in Camera 1960-69 Cover Image
ISBN: 9780992876999
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Published: Behemoth Publishing Ltd - October 29th, 2019

In this updated edition of the original In Camera volume the world of sports-car racing in the 1960s springs to life through stunning full-colour period photography and the author's detailed and well-observed commentary.

The Shelby American Story Cover Image
By Art Evans, Dave Friedman (By (photographer))
ISBN: 9780979721939
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Published: Enthusiast Books - October 15th, 2019

The Shelby American Story is about the decade of the sixties. Carroll Shelby is world-renowned for developing the Shelby Cobras and Mustangs as well as the Ford GT racing program.

How to Build a Car: The Autobiography of the World's Greatest Formula 1 Designer Cover Image
ISBN: 9780008352479
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Published: HarperCollins - October 1st, 2019

'Adrian has a unique gift for understanding drivers and racing cars. He is ultra competitive but never forgets to have fun. An immensely likeable man.' Damon Hill

The world's foremost designer in Formula One, Adrian Newey OBE is arguably one of Britain's greatest engineers and this is his fascinating, powerful memoir.

F1 Mavericks: The Men and Machines that Revolutionized Formula 1 Racing Cover Image
By Pete Biro, George Levy, Mario Andretti (Foreword by), Niki Lauda (Afterword by)
ISBN: 9780760362211
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Published: Motorbooks - August 6th, 2019

F1 Mavericks is the story of the grandest, most influential, and most fondly remembered era in Formula 1 racing as seen through the lens of master motorsports photographer, Pete Biro.

The period from 1960 to 1982 saw the greatest technological changes in the history of Formula 1 racing: the transition from front engines to rear engines, narrow-treade

Formula 1 Technical Analysis 2016-2018 Cover Image
ISBN: 9788879116848
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Published: Giorgio Nada Editore Srl - September 3rd, 2019

The last edition of an automotive literary classic: the technical analysis of Formula 1 penned by Giorgio Piola. After 25 years of publication, the historic draughtsman is bringing the curtain down on this experience with a volume that examines the last three seasons, from 2016 to 2018, as always reviewing the principal technical innovations in the spheres of chassis and engine design.

Racing to the Finish: My Story Cover Image
ISBN: 9780785221616
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Published: Thomas Nelson - October 8th, 2019

Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s only authorized book revealing the inside track on his final year of racing and retirement from the driver's seat.

"Time was running out on my charade. . . . My secrets were about to be exposed to the world."

Formula One Circuits from Above: 28 Legendary Tracks in High-Definition Satellite Photography Cover Image
ISBN: 9781787392854
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Published: Carlton Books - September 3rd, 2019

An updated edition of the book that lets Formula One fans explore the sport in a unique way: using the breathtaking satellite photography of Google Earth.

Ken Miles Cover Image
ISBN: 9781583883761
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Published: Enthusiast Books - October 15th, 2019

Ken Miles follows the racer's life from the early days in England to his tragic death at Riverside Raceway in 1966. The book format is somewhat different from others. It is essentially a scrapbook. More than 130 photographs are included. Many are from private collections and have never before been published.

Ford versus Ferrari: The battle for supremacy at Le Mans 1966 Cover Image
ISBN: 9781787115729
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Published: Veloce Publishing - November 5th, 2019

What happened when America's richest car company, producing many thousands of cars per year, went head to head with Ferrari of Italy in the mid ‘60s?

This is the story of an immovable force coming up against the stubbornness of an unmovable object – that is, Ford against Ferrari.

Beautiful Machines Cover Image
By Gestalten (Editor), Blake Z. Rong, Jan Baedeker (Preface by)
ISBN: 9783899559880
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Published: Gestalten - December 3rd, 2019

Start your engines for a grand tour of the most stylish grand motoring automobiles ever created. Evoking an era when elegance, romance, and outright performance defined the automobile--and the fascinating stories that made them icons of the road.

Jaguar XK120 Supersonic by Ghia (Coachbuilt Cars #1) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781907085826
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Published: Porter Press - December 17th, 2019

Author Richard Heseltine untangles the Ghia Jaguar XK 120 Supersonic’s complicated backstory of British design brilliance and Italian design artistry. He reveals how Ghia wowed the car world with its jet-age styling, and introduces several fascinating characters whose names have peppered the post-war story of Italian car design, engineering and racing.

Ayrton Senna: Portrait of a Racing Legend Cover Image
ISBN: 9781787392397
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Published: Carlton - September 1st, 2019

Ayrton Senna: Portrait of a Racing Legend, published to mark the 25th anniversary of Ayrton Senna's death, is an illustrated retrospective biography of a man who illuminated Formula 1 in a 10-season career that was almost without parallel. He began his F1 career at Lotus, then moved to McLaren in 1988 and he was World Champion three times in his first four years with the team.

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