F1 books articles on F1 Fanatic archive

“Poetry in Motion” – Tony Brooks’ autobiography reviewed 20th May 2012, 15:05

For a driver who won his first Grand Prix and came close to clinching the 1959 drivers’ championship, not an awful lot gets written about Tony Brooks.

“Conspiracy of Secrets” review 6th May 2012, 12:33

Was BRM team principal Louis Stanley the son of British prime minister Herbert Asquith? It’s one of several shocking claims made in a new book by his stepdaughter.

“Formula 1: All the races” review 1st April 2012, 10:00

Formula 1: All the races contains results for 858 F1 races up to the start of the 2012 season.

“Formula 1 in Camera” review 4th March 2012, 13:33

The Formula 1 in Camera series spans four books, each of which features a decade of F1 photographs.

“Meet Sebastian Vettel” review 26th February 2012, 10:36

Even die-hard Sebastian Vettel fans should avoid this new biography of the twice-champion.

“Team Lotus: My view from the pit wall” by Peter Warr – review 15th January 2012, 11:19

Former Lotus team principal Peter Warr once famously said: “Nigel Mansell will never win a Grand Prix as long as I have a hole in my arse.”

“The Limit: Life and death in Formula 1’s most dangerous era” – review 11th January 2012, 9:00

The tragedy of the 1961 Italian Grand Prix, in which Wolfgang von Trips and 15 spectators lost their lives, is the subject of this new book.

Red Bull Racing RB6 F1 car Haynes Manual reviewed 20th August 2011, 9:27

Car repair experts Haynes has produced its first manual for an F1 car.

“Tiff Gear: the autobiography of Tiff Needell” reviewed 28th April 2011, 9:02

Tiff Needell’s F1 career is the stuff of obscure pub quiz questions.

“No Angel: The Secret Life of Bernie Ecclestone” reviewed 23rd February 2011, 16:34

Review of Tom Bower’s new book on Bernie Ecclestone.