F1 reviews articles on F1 Fanatic archive
“Tony Robinson: race mechanic” biography reviewed 30th September 2012, 10:49
BRP chief mechanic Tony Robinson, who helped cut Stirling Moss from the wreckage of his car at Goodwood in 1962, is the subject of this new biography.
F1 2012 by Codemasters reviewed 22nd September 2012, 16:24
The official F1 game franchise seems to be treading water with F1 2012, the third in Codemasters’ series of Formula One games.
“Lotus 72 Owners’ Workshop Manual” reviewed 16th September 2012, 10:30
Lotus won the world championship three times with the 72. Now the classic car is the second F1 machine to grace the cover of a Haynes manual.
“Formula 1 In Camera 1970-79 Volume 2″ reviewed 12th August 2012, 10:00
The appetite for Formula 1 nostalgia is clearly healthy as Haynes have produced a second volume of images from the 1970s seasons.
“Formula One at Watkins Glen” reviewed 5th August 2012, 10:00
Watkins Glen was F1′s longest-lasting venue for the United States Grand Prix. This book charts the race’s rise and fall.
“I Just Made the Tea” reviewed 15th July 2012, 10:00
Di Spires’ recollections of famous F1 names behaving badly cannot fail to raise a smile.
“McLaren: The Art of Racing” reviewed 3rd June 2012, 16:48
Exquisite photography makes McLaren: The Art of Racing a cut above the usual ‘coffee table’ F1 books – but it comes with a rather steep price tag.
McLaren’s extraordinary history of success extends far beyond F1, as this anthology of their motor racing victories shows.
“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.