Now in its 57th year, this world famous motorsport annual is regarded as the definitive account of the Formula 1 season. Edited by leading F1 journalist Alan Henry, it has been long established as a genuine collectors item, and has an unrivalled heritage which is recognized by the entire motorsport community - and number f1 luminaries Jackie Stewart, Murray Walker and Ron Dennis as devotees.
This sumptuous book has detailed race-by-race vibrant features, comprehensive statistics, technical illustrations and the best photography in the sport. Since 1951 it has, quite simply, been the must-have publication for all serious Formula 1 fans.
A limited edition of 1500 copies. In 1966, Colin Chapman persuaded Ford to underwrite development of a V8 for the new 3000cc Grand Prix formula. Built by Cosworth, the new DFV engine won Lotus four World Championship Grands Prix in 1967. A year later, and now available to other constructors, the engine began its domination of Grand Prix racing.
64th Year of Publication for the most authoritative and respected motor sport yearbook.Whilst rivals come and go, The World's Leading Grand Prix Annual reaches its 64th year of publication as the indisputable leader in its field.
AUTOCOURSE wraps up the year with the most complete results record supplied anywhere in a single volume. This lavish yearbook continues to be essential reading for all fans of global motorsport.
From the first race at Kyalami, South Africa, until October when the U.S. Grand Prix and the Grand Prix of Mexico take place, the exotic cars of Formula 1 are objects of affection and despair. The world's greatest drivers, with a zest for life and a tremendous talent for packing in experience, race them at speeds of 190 miles per hour. The mechanics, completely dedicated to their jobs, almost ruin their lives keeping these unusual creations running. The car and component manufacturers, the tire companies, the sponsors, the organizers, the timekeepers, the marshals, and the team managers are all part of this frantic scene that "hooks" you solidly for life.
GRAND PRIX tells all about Formula 1 --- what it is, its history, meaning and importance, the cars, drivers, constructors, designers, mechanics, circuits, organization, even about the drivers' wives and sweethearts. The text is illustrated with over 100 exciting photographs which help to give a complete understanding of Formula 1 racing