“Art of the Formula 1 Race Car” – read the review and win one of five copies

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

At the Goodwood Festival of Speed last year I got talking to James Mann, a photographer who told me he’d been doing studio shots of classic F1 cars for an upcoming book. “Art of the Formula 1 Race Car” is the product of that work, a study of 18 of the most important, interesting and, … Continue reading “Art of the Formula 1 Race Car” – read the review and win one of five copies

“The Science of Formula 1 Design” by David Tremayne (Book review)

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

With the launch season almost upon us it was quite timely that I received an updated copy of “The Science of Formula 1 Design” (though not timely enough to help with writing Five problems F1 designers face in 2010 earlier this week). The third edition of David Tremayne’s technical guide to F1 offers a clear … Continue reading “The Science of Formula 1 Design” by David Tremayne (Book review)

Jenson Button: My championship year (Book review)

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Of the glut of books which have appeared on the subject of Britain’s other F1 superstar Lewis Hamilton, the authorised biography was one of the less interesting efforts. The official word on Jenson Button’s extraordinary championship-winning season promises a more personal angle incorporating his race-by-race notes on the season and even text messages from his … Continue reading Jenson Button: My championship year (Book review)