The Racing Driver

Author: Denis Jenkinson
Publisher: Bentley Pub
ISBN: 9780837602011
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Over thirty years later this book is highly valued for its historical perspective and views into the personalities of men who today seem larger than life.

Racing Driver Sourcebook

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Publisher: Racing Driver Sourcebook
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Size: 41.35 MB
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The Techniques of Motor Racing, Piero Taruffi, R. Bentley, www.
bentleypublishers.com. This is a benchmark book. The 5 time World Champion
Juan Manuel Fangio called this the first text book written for drivers. For Nicki
Lauda it provided answers to hundreds of questions. The tone is Taruffi talking to
you as your coach – no bombast – no ridicule – just straight, uncomplicated
advice from a champion. Compliments to the translator D.B. Tubbs. Think to Win,
Don Alexander, Bentley ...

The Greatest Racing Driver

Author: Angus Dougall
Publisher: BalboaPress
ISBN: 1452510970
Size: 50.29 MB
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This is an example of a sport where little adjustment is needed to formulate 'the
best swimmer', although with the newer racing costumes it just may be a little
harder now. And of course there are other sports that pose significant problems,
and amongst others as an example, I suppose team sports may fall into this
category. But this is no our interest here, and indeed it simply reinforces the
difficulty in evaluating racing drivers. This is all compounded as we attempt to
compare drivers ...

Gilles Villeneuve The Life Of The Legendary Racing Driver

Author: Gerald Donaldson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0753546302
Size: 61.97 MB
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He lunched at Montreal's exclusive Beaver Club with several influential friends,
including representatives of the top management level in Canada Steamship
Lines, LOlOQuebec, and the Bluebonnet hamess-racing track. Parent explained
his idea of using a young Quebécois racing driver to enhance the image of the
province by sponsoring his racing car at Trois-Rivieres and Atlanta. The Fund
would invite corporate and public contributions, the former would reap
promotional benefits, ...

Porsche The Racing 914s

Author: Roy Smith
Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 1845848594
Size: 74.76 MB
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By this time, a lot of testing had been done at Weissach by drivers, mechanics
and various members of the competition department. Quite a few of the 914/6
production cars had gone to the dealer agencies, where they were built into
racing cars utilising the special kit of parts which Porsche was supplying to its
special customers at that period of development. This saw the introduction of the
already mentioned sport kit, more of which in a moment. Racing driver Günter
Steckkönig, then ...

Traffic Safety And The Driver

Author: Leonard Evans
Publisher: Science Serving Society
ISBN: 9780442001636
Size: 45.29 MB
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adverse consequences per unit distance of travel have remained relatively
unaffected in racing driving, quite unlike the large declines (Fig. 13-2) for normal
driving. Racing drivers have used these safety improvements to increase winning
average speeds from 120.0 km/h in 1911 to the recent record of 299.3 km/h set
on 27 May 1990. Average speed is total travel distance (500 miles, or 804.7 km)
divided by the race time, including pit stops; maximum average lap speeds are
much ...

The Racing Driver S Pocket Book

Author: Colin Goodwin
Publisher: Conway
ISBN: 9781844861347
Size: 35.43 MB
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Featuring great names like Juan Fangio and Malcolm Campbell; eccentric personalities like the Siamese racing Prince 'Bira'; famous races such as the Mille Miglia and the 24 Hours of Le Mans, and iconic tracks from Brooklands to the ...