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.
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.
The appetite for Formula 1 nostalgia is clearly healthy as Haynes have produced a second volume of images from the 1970s seasons.
Watkins Glen was F1’s longest-lasting venue for the United States Grand Prix. This book charts the race’s rise and fall.
Di Spires’ recollections of famous F1 names behaving badly cannot fail to raise a smile.
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.
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 contains results for 858 F1 races up to the start of the 2012 season.
The Formula 1 in Camera series spans four books, each of which features a decade of F1 photographs.
Even die-hard Sebastian Vettel fans should avoid this new biography of the twice-champion.
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 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.
Car repair experts Haynes has produced its first manual for an F1 car.
Tiff Needell’s F1 career is the stuff of obscure pub quiz questions.
Review of Tom Bower’s new book on Bernie Ecclestone.
Ecclestone withdrew his backing of this delayed biography.
Just 1,500 copies of Jackie Stewart’s new book “Collage” will be sold worldwide and we’ve got a signed copy to be won.
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
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)
Given that I reviewed a new book on Stirling Moss the other day it’s appropriate I should turn to “Legendary race cars” next as he supplied the forward for it.