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The Carroll Shelby Story: Portrayed by Matt Damon in the Hit Film Ford V Ferrari Cover Image
ISBN: 9781631682872
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Published: Graymalkin Media - January 16th, 2020

Faster: How a Jewish Driver, an American Heiress, and a Legendary Car Beat Hitler’s Best Cover Image
ISBN: 9781328489876
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - March 17th, 2020

For fans of The Boys in the Boat and In the Garden of Beasts, a pulse-pounding tale of triumph by an improbable team of upstarts over Hitler’s fearsome Silver Arrows during the golden age of auto racing.

They were the unlikeliest of heroes.

Ferrari 250 GT SWB: The remarkable history of 2689GT (Exceptional Cars #8) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781907085871
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Published: Porter Press - February 18th, 2020

The 250-series was an early Ferrari success story and in 1959 spawned one of the most recognisable sports cars ever built. It is now also one of the most coveted. The 250 GT Berlinetta (aka SWB, ‘Short Wheelbase’) had a dual role as supreme grand tourer and outstanding racing car.

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe: The autobiography of CSX2300 (Great Cars #14) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781907085420
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Published: Porter Press - May 12th, 2020

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe tells the fascinating history of the Daytona Coupe version of Carroll Shelby’s fabled Cobra with special focus on one of the six cars built.

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.

Autocourse 2019-2020: The World's Leading Grand Prix Annual-69th Year of Publication Cover Image
By Tony Dodgins (Editor), Maurice Hamilton (Contributions by), Mark Hughes (Editor), Gordon Kirby (Contributions by)
ISBN: 9781910584408
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Published: Icon Publishing Ltd. - March 24th, 2020

AUTOCOURSE, the world’s leading grand prix annual, celebrates its 69th year of publication in 2019.

The 21-race Formula 1 World Championship season is covered in its usual full depth, with hugely experienced paddock insiders Tony Dodgins and Maurice Hamilton dissecting the drama and intrigue that are intrinsic parts of any F1 season.

Mickey Thompson: The Lost Story of the Original Speed King in His Own Words Cover Image
By Tom Madigan, Alex Xydias (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9780760365991
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Published: Motorbooks - December 10th, 2019

Mickey Thompson offers a now-impossible first-person telling of the legendary racer and motorsport impresario’s high-speed life, from his earliest days through the height of his competition exploits on drag strips, at Bonneville, the Indy 500, Baja, and more—complemented by some 100 rare images culled from family archives, the NHRA museum, and the collections

Formula One: The Champions: 70 years of legendary F1 drivers Cover Image
By Maurice Hamilton, Bernard Cahier (By (photographer)), Paul-Henri Cahier (By (photographer))
ISBN: 9781781319468
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Published: White Lion Publishing - March 3rd, 2020

Since the Grand Prix’s start in 1950 just 33 men have achieved the accolade of F1 World Champion.

The Ford that Beat Ferrari: A Racing History of the GT40 Cover Image
By John Allen, Gordon Jones, Jacky Ickx (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781910505472
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Published: Evro Publishing Limited - December 3rd, 2019

After Ford unsuccessfully attempted to buy Ferrari, in 1963, the American car giant instead embarked on its own racing programme in a bid to beat the famous Italian marque at the world’s most prestigious race, the Le Mans 24 Hours, as told in the forthcoming Hollywood movie Ford v. Ferrari.

World Superbike: The Official Book 2019-2020 Cover Image
By Michael Hill, Mirco Lazzari (By (photographer))
ISBN: 9788879117630
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Published: Giorgio Nada Editore Srl - February 25th, 2020

Relive the highs and lows of a thrilling WorldSBK season in the Official 2019 Yearbook, including round-by-round analysis of all three World Championship classes.

Whether you are a fan of Kawasaki or Ducati, green or red, Rea or Bautista, 2019 had something for everyone and ultimately produced one of the greatest duels in WorldSBK history.

BSA Motorcycles - The Final Evolution (Classic Reprint) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781787115484
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Published: Veloce Publishing - December 31st, 2019

New paperback edition!

Presented for the first time in one book, the new-for-1971 range of BSA and Triumph motorcycles, including the 350cc DOHC twins, the innovative Ariel 3 moped, projected D18 Bantam, and the X-75 Hurricane, are all detailed in depth, along with related promotional and racing activities.

Chevy Drag Racing 1955-1980: A Celebration of Bowtie's Success at the Drag Strip Cover Image
ISBN: 9781613254998
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Published: Cartech - May 1st, 2020

Relive the glorious first 25 years of Chevy drag racing in this comprehensive and nostalgic history.

With the introduction of Chevy's OHV V-8 in 1955, the brand's domination on the drag strip immediately snowballed. Drag racers loved the compact V-8. It was lightweight, revved high, and responded like no other engine previously produced.

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