This exciting new book provides readers with a detailed study of some of Europe’s most famous motor racing circuits, bringing the history of these spectacular venues to life. The circuits covered include Brooklands, Goodwood, Silverstone, Le Mans, Reims, Hockenheim, Nürburgring, Imola, Monza, and Monaco/Monte Carlo Spa. Covering everything from the history, origin, and development of each track, to the famous drivers who took to the tarmac and the amazing cars they drove both historic and contemporary this is a must have read for every motor racing fan. Other areas examined include significant events and famous races that took place at each site, as well as a brief look at the many teams that performed there. Written by leading motor sport historian David Venables, this fantastic new book is a celebration of these magnificent sporting venues and the exhilarating feast of men and machines that have entertained enthusiasts for decades.
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Formerly the official solicitor, David Venables is the assistant editor of the Vintage Sports Car Club Bulletin and a regular contributor to The Automobile. He is the author of motor racing histories on 1930s voiturette racing Napier, Bugatti, and Alfa Romeo and also the Official Centenary History of Brooklands. He lives in Sussex and is a keen vintage motorist, driving a 1930 Aston Martin and a 1936 Fiat.
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Descrizione libro Ian Allan Publishing, 2010. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Never used!. Codice libro della libreria P110711034818
Descrizione libro Ian Allan Publishing, 2010. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0711034818