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- Triumph Books 2012; US$ 14.99
Dale Earnhardt: Defining Moments of a NASCAR Legend is a 10th anniversary celebration of the man known as The Intimidator, and collects 26 defining wins of his storied career in their original form as reported by NASCAR Scene. Few NASCAR champions have achieved the legendary status of Dale Earnhardt and this work shows how the seven-time Winston Cup... more...
- Triumph Books 2002; US$ 7.99
Revered by NASCAR fans as one of the all-time greatest drivers of the premier stock car series, this profile on the late Dale Earnhardt shares more about his career than how many times he made it to the winner?s circle. Interesting insights into the history of the talented driver include his near-split with Richard Childress Racing just before the... more...
- Triumph Books 2003; US$ 9.99
Carrying the full weight of a racing family name after the death of his father during the 2011 Daytona 500, Dale Earnhardt Jr. has been living under the burdensome demands of fame. The story of his career so far, with elements of his family?s history and the sport itself, is detailed in this book on one of NASCAR's most famous drivers. The challenges... more...
- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2010; US$ 35.00
Independent stock car racers rarely won, often crashed, and flirted with death constantly, all for less money and fame than the money-backed star drivers of their day. This book includes interviews with 12 independent racers, including Curtis "Crawfish" Crider, "Jackhandle Joe" Frasson, and Gene "The Racing Marine" Hobby,... more...
- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2004; US$ 45.00
Prior to World War I, auto racing featured expensive machines and teams financed by auto factories. The teams toured the country, and most of the races were held in large cities, so the vast majority of Americans never saw a race. All this changed after World War I, though, and in the 1920s and 1930s there were approximately 1,000 dirt tracks in the... more...
- HarperCollins 2009; US$ 12.99
The riveting memoir of a life lived at the right-hand edge of the speedometer. Alex Roy's father, while on his deathbed, hints about the notorious, utterly illegal cross-country drive from Los Angeles to New York of the 1970s, which then inspired his young son to enter the mysterious world of underground road rallies. Tantalized by the legend of... more...
- Crown/Archetype 2009; US$ 16.00
?Moonshiners put more time, energy, thought, and love into their cars than any racer ever will. Lose on the track and you go home. Lose with a load of whiskey and you go to jail.? ?Junior Johnson, NASCAR legend and one-time whiskey runner Today?s NASCAR is a family sport with 75 million loyal fans, which is growing bigger and more mainstream by the... more...
- 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...
- ABC-CLIO 2009; US$ 39.00
From mid-century dirt tracks to today's super speedways, The Earnhardts: A Biography tells the remarkable story of a racing family?Dale, his father Ralph, and son Dale Jr.?whose careers span the full history of NASCAR and whose accomplishments define this unique American motorsport. Drawing on extensive research, including interviews with friends,... more...
- John Blake Publishing 2008; US$ 13.11
Martin Hines is the man who discovered the sensational and talented F1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton. He is the world's most successful kart driver with 17 major championships including three world titles and five European, the last of which he won at the age of 56 after beating cancer. Along the way he discovered and nurtured F1 superstars like David... more...