Classic Grand Prix Cars
The Front-engined Formula 1 Era 1906-1960Book - 2000
An illustrated history of the development of front-engined racing Formula 1 cars. The author builds from the technical evolution of the cars, era by era. He accompanies this with insights into the rise and fall of the famous manufacturers whose creations were the ultimate expression of the motoring know-how of their day. Ludvigsen takes the reader from the early days of the Formula 1 Grand Prix car through to the 1950s, giving a glimpse at drivers, managers and engineers who contributed to the classic era of Grand Prix racing.
Publisher: Thrupp [England] : Sutton Pub., 2000.
Branch Call Number: 796.7209 Lud
Characteristics: x, 206 p. : ill. (some col.)
Alternative Title: Front-engined Formula 1 era 1906-1960