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Title:
The encyclopedia of Formula One : the essential guide to Grand Prix racing
Author:
Jones, Bruce, 1962-
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Publication Information:
London : Carlton, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
400 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
The world championship -- The drivers A-Z -- The teams -- The circuits -- Chronology of Formula One -- Complete Grand Prix Records.
ISBN:
9781842222911
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

This book covers the highest echelon of racing from every angle: from modern Formula One's first appearance in 1950 to the high-tech, high-finance world circus of color that is Formual One today, from Jim Clark's inexplicable fatal accident in s second division event in 1968 to Niki Lauda's miraculous escape from his flaming Ferrari in the 1976.


Author Notes

Bruce Jones is the former Editor-at-Large for the weekly magazine "Autosport", the acknowledged world authority on motor sport at all levels, from the pinnacle of Formula One to the grass-roots formulae. The author of the best-selling "Ultimate Encyclopedia of Formula One" & "Fifty Years of the Formula One World Championship", he has contributed to many motor sport books & magazines worldwide, including biographies of Formula One team owners Frank Williams & Colin Chapman.

(Bowker Author Biography)


Table of Contents

The World Championshipp. 8
1950p. 10
1951p. 12
1952p. 14
1953p. 16
1954p. 18
1955p. 20
1956p. 22
1957p. 24
1958p. 26
1959p. 28
1960p. 30
1961p. 32
1962p. 34
1963p. 36
1964p. 38
1965p. 40
1966p. 42
1967p. 44
1968p. 46
1969p. 48
1970p. 50
1971p. 52
1972p. 54
1973p. 56
1974p. 58
1975p. 60
1976p. 62
1977p. 64
1978p. 66
1979p. 68
1980p. 70
1981p. 72
1982p. 74
1983p. 76
1984p. 78
1985p. 80
1986p. 82
1987p. 84
1988p. 86
1989p. 88
1990p. 90
1991p. 92
1992p. 94
1993p. 96
1994p. 98
1995p. 100
1996p. 102
1997p. 104
1998p. 106
1999p. 108
2000p. 110
The Drivers A-Zp. 112
The Teamsp. 252
Alfa Romeop. 254
Arrowsp. 256
BARp. 258
Benettonp. 260
Brabhamp. 262
BRMp. 264
Cooperp. 266
Eaglep. 268
Ferrarip. 270
Gordinip. 272
Heskethp. 274
Hondap. 276
Jaguarp. 278
Jordanp. 280
Lanciap. 282
Larroussep. 284
Lolap. 286
Lotusp. 288
Marchp. 290
Maseratip. 292
Matrap. 294
McLarenp. 296
Mercedesp. 298
Minardip. 300
Pacificp. 302
Penskep. 304
Prostp. 306
Renaultp. 308
Sauberp. 310
Shadowp. 312
Simtekp. 314
Surteesp. 316
Vanwallp. 318
Williamsp. 320
Wolfp. 322
The Circuitsp. 324
Argentinap. 326
Australiap. 328
Austriap. 330
Belgiump. 332
Brazilp. 334
Britainp. 336
Canadap. 340
Dutchp. 342
Francep. 344
Germanyp. 348
Hungaryp. 352
Italyp. 354
Japanp. 358
Malaysiap. 361
Mexicop. 362
Monacop. 364
Portugalp. 368
San Marinop. 370
South Africap. 372
Spainp. 374
USAp. 376
Chronology of Formula Onep. 378
Complete Grand Prix Recordsp. 382
Indexp. 390