Provides readers with a detailed study of some of Europe’s most famous motor racing circuits, bringing the history of these spectacular venues to life. The circuits covered include Brooklands, Goodwood, Silverstone, Le Mans, Reims, Hockenheim, Nurburgring, Imola, Monza and Monaco/Monte Carlo Spa.
Covering everything from the history, origin and development of each track, to the famous drivers who took to the tarmac and the amazing cars they drove in; both historic and contemporary, this is a must have read for every motor racing fan. Other areas examined include significant events and famous races that took place at each site, as well as a brief look at the many teams which performed there.
Written by leading motor sport historian David Venables, this fantastic new book is a celebration of these magnificent sporting venues and the exhilarating feast of men and machines which have entertained enthusiasts for decades. Fully illustrated throughout with a variety of photographs, drawings and detailed diagrams showing the development of the circuits over the years.
2010 first edition hardback in mint condition.