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Automóviles: competición varios idiomas (1060)

  • LE MANS 24 HOURS 1930-1939. THE OFFICIAL HISTORY OF THE WORLD'S GREAREST MOTOR RACE
    QUENTIN SPURRING
    Officially licensed with the ACO, the organisers of the annual Le Mans 24 Hours race, this sumptuous book is the seventh title in this decade-by-decade series and completes coverage of the endurance classic from its very beginning to the end of the 20th century. This title covers the nine races of the 1930s (no race was held in 1936) in which honours were divided between Italia...
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    84,00 €

  • MOTOR RACING THE PURSUIT OF VICTORY 1963-1972
    STEVE WYATT
    Features• Over 400 previously unpublished photographs• Covers a period of 10 years• Top level British international races• Coverage of international races at Nurburgring, Spa, and Zolder• Many informal pictures of top-line drivers and team personnel in period• Follows the careers of a number of well known drivers• Shows the development of racing car technology• Reveals how acce...
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    70,00 €

  • THE BATTLE FOR THE BRITISH GRAND PRIX
    ALAN HENRY
    The British Grand Prix is the oldest event on the World Championship calendar and the feud over its future, now secured, went on for more than ten years. This is the full story, told from the inside, of the business and personal battles between the British Racing Drivers Club, the organisers of the race, and Bernie Ecclestone, Formula 1's commercial rights holder. It is a story...
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    25,00 €

  • LE MANS 24 HOURS 1960-1969 THE OFFICIAL HISTORY OF THE WORLD'S GREATEST MOTOR RACE
    QUENTIN SPURRING
    INTRODUCTION 1960 NO CONTEST FOR THE RED CARS 1961 ANOTHER ALL-FERRARI AFFAIR 1962 THE LAST FRONT-ENGINED WINNER 1963 FERRARI´S TOP-SIX MONOPOLY 1964 FORD FACES UP TO FERRARI 1965 NART SPARES FERRARI'S BLUSHES 1966 A DEAD·HEAT THAT WENT COLD1967 FORD ECLIPSES QUALITY FiELD 1968 FORD'S VICTORY RUN EXTENDED 1969 THE RACE Of THE DECADE 1960-69 STATISTICS BIBLIOGRAPHY INDEX ...
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    70,00 €

  • BLUEBIRD CN7. THE INSIDE STORY OF DONALD CAMPBELL’S LAST LAND SPEED RECORD CAR
    DONALD STEVENS
    Features- The story of the Bluebird CN7 told by a member of the original design team - The name "Bluebird" is synonymous with world speed record breaking - CN7 is the fastest of the Bluebirds and the most sophisticated design ever produced for a wheel-driven record breaker - CN7 used technology and materials developed for the aircraft industry - The personalities involved - Pre...
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    34,00 €

  • JOHN CHATHAM ‘MR BIG HEALEY’. THE OFFICIAL BIOGRAPHY
    NORMAN BURR
    Features• Not recommended for health and safety pedants! • The epitome of the club racer • Foreword by Sir Stirling Moss • An open, honest and sometimes self-deprecating account of the life of 'Mr Big Healey' • Views from friends and racing rivals • The author’s own experiences of Chatham in the 1970s • Politically incorrect, every rebel or would-be rebel will love it! • More t...
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    30,50 €

  • SPEEDWAY. AUTO RACING’S GHOST TRACKS
    SS COLLINS AND GAVIN D IRELAND
    Features• An atmospheric journey through auto racing's ghost tracks looking at them in their heyday ... and as they are today• Stunning original photography of every circuit by award winning photographer Gavin D Ireland captures the spirit of the ghost tracks• Track diagrams show the evolution of the circuits• Many period photographs and memorabilia illustrations such as progra...
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    43,00 €

  • SUPERPRIX THE STORY OF BIRMINGHAM’S MOTOR RACE
    SS COLLINS & DAVID PAGE
    Features• The first full history of Britain's only street circuit racing event, the Birmingham Superprix • Contains previously unpublished rare photographs, extensive race results and first-hand stories • What really killed the Superprix? • The circuit today • Could the race return? DescriptionThe story of Superprix, Birmingham’s very own road race – the subject of much controv...
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    19,00 €

  • SEVEN FIFTY MOTOR CLUB
    DAVID MORGAN
    This is the story of one of British motorsport's best-kept secrets - the Seven Fifty Motor Club. Founded in 1939 to cater for motorsport enthusiasts with 750cc motor cars, mainly Austin Sevens, the club blossomed post-war by providing ideal entry-level motorsport, giving birth to famous designer/builders like Colin Chapman of Lotus and Eric Broadley of Lola. On its 70th anniver...
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    38,00 €

  • BRITISH TOURING CAR RACING THE CROWD’S FAVOURITE LATE 1960S TO 1990
    PETER COLLINS
    Features• Decade-spanning overview of the British Touring Car Championship • From the wheelarch flares of the late 1960s to the turbos of 1990 • Evocative pictures of the crowd's favourite provide a 'through the spectator's eyes' view • Packed with paddock, driver and race shots • Living the manufacturer's hype – you too could be driving cars like these ... DescriptionEvocative...
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    20,00 €

  • LIFE OF SPICE THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF GORDON SPICE
    JEREMY WALTON
    Gordon Spice's life and his 23-year professional driving career includes politically incorrect, wickedly witty recollections of the racing scene in Europe, Australia, USA and the Caribbean, from the sixties to the eighties. An amusing raconteur, Spice recalls the ups and downs of his dual careers in business and racing. These include creating his own car accessory empire, float...
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    35,00 €

  • HOT ROD ROOTS A TRIBUTE TO THE PIONEERS
    DAIN GINGERELLI
    Here are hot rodding's true pioneers--the guys who raced the lakes in the mid-century, the ones who broke the records, and those who, through sheer ingenuity, transformed discarded car bodies, flathead V-8s, and four-bangers into the stuff of myth. In essays by some of the most respected journalists in hot rodding today, these icons of the early days come to life, and the histo...
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    44,00 €

  • THE BOOK FOR FORMULA 1 TOP TENS A COLLECTION OF F1 TRIVIA
    ROGER SMITH
    This compact book of trivia and statistics provides a winning mixture of facts and fun in the form of a hundred 'Top Ten' lists. From most dominant championship season, through top ten punch-ups and victory celebrations, to most successful engine design, this book is a perfect gift for both casual and dedicated Formula 1 fans. Whether settling arguments with the pub bore or loo...
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    18,50 €

  • BRITISH TOURING CAR RACING IN CAMERA - A PHOTOGRAPHIC CELEBRATION OF 50 YEARS
    GRAHAM ROBSON
    The first official British Saloon Car Championship was held in 1958, so 2008 marks the 50th anniversary of this ever-competitive, highly popular form of racing, now called the British Touring Car Championship (BTCC). This book is a photographic sweep over the entire 50 years, featuring plenty of well-known and exciting cars as well as numerous notable drivers, including World C...
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    56,50 €

  • BRAND HATCH THE DEFINITIVE HISTORY OF BRITAINS BEST LOVED MOTOR RACING CIRCUIT
    CHAS PARKER
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    55,50 €

  • WHIZZO THE MOTOR SPORTING LIFE OF BARRIE WILLIAMS
    PAUL LAWRENCE
    For 50 years, Barrie 'Whizzo' Williams has been thrilling motor racing crowds with his outstanding talent on the circuit and great sense of humour off the track. He has raced and rallied with great success, starting in 1957. He has had a life full of adventure, excitement, success and a few bumps. This is his story. When discussing the title for this book, he said: 'Should we c...
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    38,00 €

  • LE MANS 24 HOURS 2007
    JEAN MARC TEISSEDRE
    Anuario de las 24 Horas de Le Mans 2007, una edición también histórica por el retorno oficial (segundo clasificado en el primer intento) de los Peugeot LMP1 aunque ahora con motor diesel y segunda victoria de los Audi Diesel (10ª de la marca en Le Mans). Como es habitual, el libro recoge absolutamente todo lo relacionado con la carrera: los equipos, los coches, los entrenamient...
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    70,00 €

  • PEUGEOT 205 T16 - RALLY GIANTS SERIES
    GRAHAM ROBSON
    Four-wheel-drive was authorised in rallying from 1979, but for a time no serious car-manufacturer even tried to harness it to their cars. Soon, though, it was Audi who produced the world’s first rally-winning four-wheel-drive car – the Quattro. However it was Peugeot who designed, developed, campaigned and won with the first truly sophisticated four-wheel-drive Group B Car – th...
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    24,00 €

  • BROOKLANDS THE OFFICIAL CENTENARY HISTORY
    DAVID VENABLES
    Brooklands, in its centenary year, is celebrated as a British institution of great importance to the history of car racing and aviation. But, as David Venables reveals in this glorious commemorative volume, the famous Surrey landmark, with its banked race circuit and aircraft manufacturing, hosted many other activities too, from motorcycle and bicycle racing to land speed recor...
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    55,50 €

  • CITY OF SPEED LOS ANGELES AND THE RISE OF AMERICAN RACING
    JOE SCALZO
    “One of Scalzo’s greatest gifts is his ability to find exceptional quotes … Photo captions are difficult to write well. Scalzo is exceptional at it … Scalzo complements his captions with exceptional prose in the book itself. City of Speed is indeed a great read. Joe Scalzo’s refreshing writing style earns four out of five lugnuts.” SpeedTV.com“The subject matter is one we have ...
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    50,00 €

  • BRM V16 HOW BRITAINS AUTO MAKERS BUILT GRAND PRIX CAR TO BEAT THE WORLD
    JAMES TAYLOR
    FeaturesIf a racing car could disappoint an entire nation, that was the dramatic fate of Britain’s BRM. Conceived in 1946 as a world-beating Formula 1 car, the BRM V16 was built by the nation’s leading auto companies and suppliers to put Britain at the forefront in Grand Prix racing. Yet it failed so publicly and sensationally that the V16 BRM has gone down in history as one of...
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    24,50 €

  • NASCAR CRAFTSMAN TRUCK SERIES FROM DESERT DUST TO SUPERSPEEDWAYS
    NIGEL KINRADE
    Begun as the "SuperTruck Series" in 1995, the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series has accelerated through the decade to become the hottest new racing scene on the NASCAR circuit. Chronicling the truck series history from its conception by innovator Jimmy Smith and NASCAR CEO/President Brian France to its current status as the next stop for veteran NEXTEL Cup drivers--like Bobby Hamil...
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    28,00 €

  • BRM A MECHANICS TALE
    DICK SALMON
    A non technical account of the BRM story. The story as seen by a BRM mechanic. Many previously unpublished photographs.Authors opinion of reason for BRM decline. How privileged we were to be BRM team members. The pleasure of Continental travel in the 1950’s. Despite the early failures, we were always optimistic. The comradeship within the team. The privilege of working with gre...
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    74,00 €

  • FORD ESCORT MK1 - RALLY GIANTS SERIES
    GRAHAM ROBSON
    This book describes the birth, development, and rallying career of the original Ford Escort, one of Europe’s Landmark Rally Cars in the early 1970s, providing a compact and authoritative history of where, how and why it became so important to the sport. FeaturesFull detailed history of each marques rally career- Full detailed story of concept, design, development- Unrivalled co...
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    22,50 €

  • THE WORLD'S FASTEST DIESEL
    DAVID TREMAYNE
    At the Bonneville Salt Flats on 23 August 2006 the fastest man on earth, Andy Green, sped to 350.092mph in a yellow torpedo-shaped car called JCB Dieselmax, creating a sensational new land speed record for a diesel-powered vehicle. This was the culmination of one of the most remarkable and adventurous projects in British motorsport history. The endeavour began with JCB Chairman...
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    34,00 €

  • SPEED ADDICTS GRAND PRIX RACING
    MARK HUGHES
    This book, fully endorsed by the FIA, delves into the psyche of motor racing, the drivers as well as the designers and team owners that have played such an important part in the races from different eras.This is the complete and definitive illustrated book of grand prix motor racing but, unlike previously published Formula 1 books, Speed Addicts narrates the history of the spor...
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    45,00 €

  • MIND DRIVING NEW SKILLS FOR STAYING ALIVE ON THE ROAD
    STEPHEN HALEY
    This is the best book I have ever read on the subject of road driving, and perhaps the most important that has ever been written. As early as page 14, author Stephen Haley says, "By now you will know that this book is unlike any other you will find on driving." There are 183 pages to go, and his claim holds true for all of them.One of Hayley's central points is that passing the...
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    24,00 €

  • POSTCARDS FROM DETROIT
    ROGER HART
    No one would ever confuse Motown with Monaco but in the 1980s the two cities had at least one thing in common: both were hosts to Grands Prix. In 1982 in an effort to showcase the home of Ford, G.M. and Chrysler as an international world-class city, community leaders lured the F1 circus into running a 2.5-mile course on the bumpy streets around Detroit's Renaissance Center. Aft...
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    28,00 €

  • RAPID RESPONSE MY INSIDE STORY AS A MOTOR RACING LIFE-SALVER
    STEPHEN OLVEY
    This is the compelling story of the author's often tragic, sometimes funny, and frequently frustrating journey through the volatile world of professional motorsports, during a career that has seen him work with many motor racing legends, including Graham Hill, A.J. Foyt. Mario Andretti, Rick Mears, Al Unser Jnr. Emerson Fittipaldi, Nigel Mansell, and Alex Zanardi, whose life he...
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    36,00 €

  • BIG HEALEYS IN COMPETITION AUSTIN HEALEY 100,3000 AND JENSEN HEALEY IN RACE AND RALLY
    JOHN BAGGOTT
    The Austin-Healey 100 and 3000, in all their variants, were raced and rallied extensively and enthusiastically from the very beginning in the early 1950s. For over ten years big Healeys, from the 100/4 to the 3000 Mark III, were a force to be reckoned with on the track – at Sebring, Le Mans, in the Mille Miglia and in club competition – and, particularly, on the rally stage. La...
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    37,00 €