Colin Chapman Lotus & Engineering


Author: Hugh Haskell
Date of Publication: 1998

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Colin Chapman’s audacity and innovative methods revolutionized sports and Grand Prix racing car design to build Lotus into one of the world’s most important sports car companies. This book explains the principles that underlie mechanical engineering, and analyzes famous Chapman projects.

One of the world’s most innovative engineers, the success of the Lotus cars both in series production and in motor sport justified his often revolutionary approach. His genius was not limited to automotive application alone. This book , written ‘from the inside’ by an engineering colleague, considers his contribution to microlight aircraft technology,power boats and more. Printed in 1993.

Soft cover in excellent condition throughout.

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Weight 0.7 kg
Dimensions 27 × 20 × 1.5 cm