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  • The Put-in-Bay Road Races, 1952-1963by Carl Goodwin

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2014; US$ 35.00

    A great little sports car race took place on an island in Lake Erie, offshore of Sandusky, Ohio. The drivers came on ferry boats to compete for silver cups in an age when there were no sponsors and no prize money. The drivers were car salesmen, stock brokers, engineers, printers, etc. Often, the cars they raced were those they drove as daily transportation:... more...

  • Touch Woodby Duncan Hamilton

    John Blake 2014; US$ 7.99

    Duncan Hamilton won the classic Le Mans 24-Hours race in 1953, co-driving his workcentered C-Type Jaguar with Tony Rolt. In 1954 the same pair finished second, losing to a much larger-engined V12 Ferrari and by the narrowest margin in years. In all, Duncan Hamilton competed in nine of those great Le Mans endurance classics. Having cut his racing teeth... more...

  • The Early Laps of Stock Car Racingby Betty Boles Ellison

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2014; US$ 35.00

    The first organized, sanctioned American stock car race took place in 1908 on a road course around Briarcliff, New York--staged by one of America's early speed mavens, William K. Vanderbilt, Jr. A veteran of the early Ormond-Daytona Beach speed trials, Vanderbilt brought the Grand Prize races to Savannah, Georgia, the same year. What began as a... more...

  • A Lap of the Globeby Kevin Clemens

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2006; US$ 25.00

    Now a legend among classic automobile aficionados, Phillip Young is the man generally given credit for starting the classic endurance rally concept. Beginning his career with the 1989 Pirelli Marathon Rally, by 1997 Young and the Classic Rally Association had created the Peking to Paris Motor Challenge. Echoing a 1907 competition, this road race was... more...

  • Basic Motorsport Engineeringby Andrew Livesey

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 46.95

    Motorsport is not just about the spectacle of some of the world's most popular and famous sporting events - it also plays a crucial role in developing new techniques and technologies. Each unit in the IMI and EAL level 2 courses are covered in full, and the chapters can be easily matched to the BTEC First course structure. The book covers introductory... more...

  • Race of the Centuryby Julie M. Fenster

    Crown Publishing Group 2005; US$ 14.95

    On the morning of February 12, 1908, six cars from four different countries lined up in the swirling snow of Times Square, surrounded by a frenzied crowd of 250,000. The seventeen men who started the New York to Paris auto race were an international roster of personalities: a charismatic Norwegian outdoorsman, a witty French count, a pair of Italian... more...

  • The Limitby Michael Cannell

    Grand Central Publishing 2011; Not Available

    In THE LIMIT, Michael Cannell tells the enthralling story of Phil Hill-a lowly California mechanic who would become the first American-born driver to win the Grand Prix-and, on the fiftieth anniversary of his triumph, brings to life a vanished world of glamour, valor, and daring. With the pacing and vivid description of a novel, THE LIMIT charts... more...

  • Fast Girlby Ingrid Steffensen

    Seal Press 2012; US$ 16.00

    Life in Ingrid Steffensen?s New Jersey suburb was safe, comfortable, and predictable. A college professor, wife, and mother of a preadolescent daughter, her carefully cultivated world was comprised of the usual suspects: family, work, book clubs, yoga classes, and date nights. Then, one day—thinking she?d be a good sport and maybe learn something... more...

  • Bernie Ecclestone - King of Sportby Terry Lovell

    John Blake Publishing 2009; US$ 4.36

    For nearly forty years he has ruthlessly exploited and dominated Formula One motor racing, and now he is setting his sights further afield...This is the true story of Bernie Ecclestone, the street-smart, working-class kid who masterminded the transformation of Formula One from an amateur sport of the fifties into a global billion dollar industry of... more...

  • Driveby Iain Borden

    Reaktion Books 2013; US$ 28.00

    ?The open road??it?s a phrase that calls to mind a sense of freedom, adventure, and new possibilities that make driving one of our most liberating activities. In Drive , Iain Borden explores the way driving allows us to encounter landscapes and cities around the world. He takes particular notice of how driving is portrayed in film from America to... more...