One and a Half Litre Grand Prix Racing, 1961-65

Low Power, High Tech

Author: Mark Whitelock

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

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Category: Transportation

Page: 336

View: 790

The story of a Grand Prix formula largely overlooked due to the perception that the cars were underpowered and hence unspectacular. This perception ignores the significant technical developments that took place, the domination achieved by British race-car constructors and the rise of British drivers Jim Clark, Graham Hill and John Surtees.

The Triumph Trophy Bible

Author: Harry Woolridge

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

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Category: Transportation

Page: 144

View: 161

Complete year-by-year history of the Trophy (and unit construction Tiger) twins from 1949 to 1983. Includes original factory model photos, technical specifications, colour schemes, engine & frame numbers, model type identification and details of Trophy & Tiger achievements. The complete source book.

How to Give Your MGB V8 Power

Author: Roger Williams

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

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Category: Transportation

Page: 224

View: 195

No one contemplating an MGB V8 engine conversion should start the project without reading this book, which is based on the real world experience of many owners and specialists who have re-engined MGBs in the past. Avoid expensive mistakes and pitfalls and end up with a car that performs, handle and brakes superbly by following the detailed advice compiled over many years by MGB expert, Roger Williams.

Mercedes-Benz SL W113 Series

1963-1971

Author: Brian Long

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

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Category: Transportation

Page: 208

View: 179

This detailed and beautifully illustrated book covers the Mercedes-Benz W113 series, which ran from 1963 to 1971. Written by a highly regarded motoring writer, with many years' ownership of the Mercedes SL and SLC behind him, this is the definitive study of the subject. All models and major world markets are looked at, along with competition history. Extensive appendices cover engine specifications, chassis numbers, build numbers, and so on.

BRM V16

How Britain's Auto Makers Built a Grand Prix Car to Beat the World

Author: Karl Ludvigsen

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

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Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 96

View: 838

If a racing car could disappoint an entire nation, that was the dramatic fate of Britain's BRM .Few cars of any kind have a more exotic and exciting reputation among enthusiasts than the first BRM, a 16-cylinder wonder machine, heralded as a certain race winner and backed by the nation's motor industry, it was British Racing Motor's bid to put the UK at the top of the Grand Prix series. It did come good -- producing more than 500 horsepower -- but only after the Formula 1 for which it was built had expired.

Grand Prix Ferrari

The Years of Enzo Ferrari’s Power, 1948-1980

Author: Anthony Pritchard

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

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Category: Transportation

Page: 416

View: 868

A limited edition of 1500 copies. Grand Prix Ferrari is a brilliantly comprehensive, accurate account of the most important team in the history of motor racing. The highly readable and informative text is supported by over 200 interesting, and often striking, photographs.

Ford Escort RS1800

Author: Graham Robson

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

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Category: Transportation

Page: 128

View: 457

The Ford Escort MkII was a worthy successor to the original MkI. It became Ford's most successful rally car and the cars are still winning historic events today. It brought new standards to the sport, inspiring many others to copy it. Contains full details of every 'works' Escort MkII that went rallying, plus driver and personality profiles, and detailed car evolution.

Snakes & devils

Author: Eli Solomon

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Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 288

View: 102

Snakes & Devils traces the turbulent history of the Singapore Grand Prix which ran from 1961-1973. It tells the story in a pictorial chronological format that is both entertaining and engaging. Through extensive research and copious interviews with drivers, sponsors and organisers across three continents, author Eli Solomon has produced the authoritative guide to the original Singapore Grand Prix.Included in this volume are rare archival and private photographs, many of which have never been published before.