Motor Racing

The Pursuit of Victory 1963-1972

Author: Steve Wyatt,Anthony Carter,Jack Sears

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1845842855

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 272

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Picking up where the first volume left off, this is a beautifully illustrated journey covering a period of ten years in motor sport. Moving year by year, this book is written from the perspective of a passionate motor sport enthusiast of the day. Features many previously unpublished photographs.

The History of Motor Sport

A Case Study Analysis

Author: David Hassan

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317984714

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 144

View: 9141


First published in 2012. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Motor Sport Photography

Author: Tony Pleavin

Publisher: Photographers Inst Press

ISBN: 1861083998

Category: Photography

Page: 179

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The speed and action of motor sports puts exacting demands upon photographers. The necessary skills are taught, one step at a time, through detailed technical discussions and 180 color photographs which demonstrate race day strategies in practice. Topics include lenses, filters, film, camera supports, and other equipment, as well as metering and exposure, selecting shutter speeds, and high-speed flashes. Creative aspects such as framing the subject, using color, cropping, image editing, and even how to get a press pass to shoot in the pits, make this hands-on guide equally valuable for both digital and film photographers of all skill levels.

Basic Motorsport Engineering

Author: Andrew Livesey

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1136427120

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 288

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Motorsport is not just about the spectacle of some of the world's most popular and famous sporting events - it also plays a crucial role in developing new techniques and technologies. Each unit in the IMI and EAL level 2 courses are covered in full, and the chapters can be easily matched to the BTEC First course structure. The book covers introductory topics in motorsport from vehicle science and maths through the basics of vehicle maintenance to pre and post race inspections. Written by an experienced teacher and author with decades of involvement with the industry, packed with detailed colour illustrations and learning tips, Basic Motorsport Engineering is the perfect textbook for you to make the first move into this most dynamic of industries.


A Passion for Motor Sport

Author: Stirling Moss

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN: 9781899870226

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 224

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This volume is about one of motor racing's greatest writers: Denis Sargent Jenkinson, known affectionately as DSJ2 or Jenks. His famed column in Motor Sport was read avidly for the 40 years he was that magazine's continental correspondent.

Motor Racing at Oulton Park in the 1970s

Author: Peter McFadyen

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1845841646

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 96

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Oulton Park is one of the UKs favorite race circuits. This book is the only high quality period photographic record of racing at the popular Cheshire circuit. With 100 color and black and white photos, many previously unpublished.

Motor Sports

Author: Michael Hurley

Publisher: Raintree

ISBN: 1406253545


Page: 32

View: 6418


Here readers will discover some of the most fascinating and unusual facts about motor sports. The book reveals facts about Formula 1, World Rally, NASCAR, and MotoGP, including the fastet vehicles, most unusual racers, the trouble a kangaroo can cause, and much more.