Lotus Sports Racers

Author: Henniker Books

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Lotus automobiles

Page: 168

View: 899

This title is part of a series of motoring books which look into different models, viewed from leading motoring magazines. Each book has a selection of information such as production figures, rally records, roadtests, and servicing information.

Lotus Sports Racers

A Brooklands Portfolio

Author: R.M. Clarke

Publisher: Brooklands Books Limited

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 344

View: 554

A great bargain for so much information! This impressive portfolio provides contemporary articles covering Colin Chapman's sports racers, produced between 1951 and 1965, drawn from international motoring journals. Models include the Mk. III, VI, VIII, IX, X, XI, Fifteen, Seventeen, Nineteen, Twenty Three, Thirty and Forty, with marque introductions by Lotus historian Graham Capel.

Britain's Winning Formula

Achieving World Leadership in Motorsports

Author: M. Beck-Burridge

Publisher: Springer

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 297

View: 205

The international financial value of Grand Prix racing has grown substantially in recent years. This book will focus upon the massive size, value, importance and impact of the industry. It will also investigate the dominance of UK based Research and Development and design and the development of team strategy and tactics. The authors have based their analysis upon very up-to-date research involving interviews with key individuals at the highest level and visibility within the industry and focus upon the key management themes of teamworking, leadership, strategy and innovation.

Lotus Elan - A Restoration Guide

Author: Gordon Lund

Publisher: Brooklands Books

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 198

View: 222

The story of restoring an Elan +2 and Elan Sprint to concours edition. Advice on how to purchase a suitable car for restoration plus detailed practical information on preparing bodywork, trim, chassis, suspension, wheels, hydraulics, engine, electrics & wiring etc. 24 Chapters, plus appendices, give information on chassis changing, body restoration, including Elan +2 sills, rebuilding the Lotus/Ford Twin Cam engine, electrics including fitting a new loom, insight to tuning and running in, Elan developments, a remarkable Elan +2 Estate, rebirth of an accident damaged Sprint.

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

Low Power, High Tech

Author: Mark Whitelock

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 336

View: 765

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.

Lotus 18

Colin Chapman’s U-turn

Author: Mark Whitelock

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 192

View: 894

In 1960, Colin Chapman sought to identify the most straightforward and uncomplicated way of building a Formula 1 car. The result was his first rear-engined design, the trendsetting Lotus 18. This book charts the 18’s competition history, from its inception, up to 1966 – via sensational victories over Ferrari at Monaco and the Nürburgring.

BMW E30 - 3 Series Restoration Guide

Author: Andrew Everett

Publisher: Brooklands Books

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 198

View: 887

A practical restoration manual written by journalist and E30 enthusiast Andrew Everett. Covers E30 models: 316, 316i, 318i, 320i, 323i, 325i, 325e, 324d and 324td, 318iS, M3 & Alpina in saloon, convertible & touring forms. Professional advice also is given on buying a good used model E30 for restoration.

A to Z of Sports Cars, 1945-1990

Author: Mike Lawrence

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 336

View: 116

Presents a history of sports cars from the earliest models, to the hot rods of the 1950s and 1960s, to contemporary styles

The Lotus Eleven

Colin Chapman's Most Successful Sports-racing Car

Author: Dennis Ortenburger

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Lotus Eleven automobile

Page: 192

View: 871