KRIS MEEKE. INTERCONTINENTAL RALLY CHALLENGE CHAMPION

KRIS MEEKE. INTERCONTINENTAL RALLY CHALLENGE CHAMPION

SIMON MCBRIDE

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Código:
21181
Idioma:
INGLES
Editorial:
VELOCE PUBLISHING PLC
Nº edición:
1
Materia
Pilotos
ISBN:
978-1-84584-071-6
Páginas:
160
Encuadernación:
PORTADA DURA CON CARATULA
Medidas:
250 mm x 207 mm
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Acknowledgements & foreword

Chapter 1 - Alarming!
Chapter 2 - Meeke – the early years
Chapter 3 - Drive anything with an engine
Chapter 4 -Paul Nagle – ‘Bought a rally car in my school uniform’
Chapter 5 - The Intercontinental Rally Challenge
Chapter 6 - Gambling in a credit crunch
Chapter 7 - An early Christmas present
Chapter 8 - Be seated
Chapter 9 - Monte – a lesson learnt
Chapter 10 - Brazil – maiden win
Chapter 11 - Two in a row
Chapter 12 - Three in a row – Meeke hits his stride
Chapter 13 - Experience counts
Chapter 14 - Points get you prizes
Chapter 15 - Nerves jangle in Spain
Chapter 16 - Champions!
Chapter 17 - Stripped of an emotional win
Chapter 18 - Defending the title
Chapter 19 - The final word

Index

Features

• Kris Meeke is the latest British Intercontinental Rally Champion
• The driving force behind Peugeot UK entering the Intercontinental Championship
• Kris was mentored by Colin McRae, possibly the world’s best ever rally driver
• Winning the title in a rookie year proves Kris is a very special talent
• Plenty of fight-backs to inspire young rally drivers
• Living proof that dreams are achievable
• Consistently the fastest driver throughout the season, showing real natural skill
• Bad luck is part of sport, but Kris never gives up
• Includes stunning photography of every round
Description

The story of how Kris Meeke and Peugeot UK won the Intercontinental Rally Championship in their rookie year, from the disastrous opening round in Monte Carlo, to the ecstasy of winning the San Remo rally and the Championship in the same weekend. This is the gripping tale of how Kris and Peugeot defied expectations and made their mark on this highly competitive championship. There are those who felt that Kris was quick but lacked the consistency to succeed at the highest level – but the man from Dungannon proved them wrong in the style of his mentor and rally legend, Colin McRae.
The best of Kris is still to come ...
Independent Reviews

"A decent read about a man many are calling a future legend. 4 /5 stars" – Auto Express

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