Grand Prix Yesterday and Today

Grand Prix Yesterday and Today

by Bruce Jones (Author), Bruce Jones (Author), Bruce Jones (Author), Sir Stirling Moss OBE (Foreword)

Synopsis

Grand Prix Yesterday & Today is a timely celebration of motor racing, dating back to its origins in 1906. Each spread will show a facet of the sport from those pioneering days juxtaposed with a similar one of recent times. Complementing these expertly chosen images are reflections on the situations then and now. The structure of the book allows today's F1 fan to see just how much things have technically changed over the years but paradoxically how many of the fundamentals of motor racing have remained unaltered. Times may change, but Grand Prix remains the compelling spectacle that it always was.

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Format: Hardcover
Pages: 192
Edition: 2
Publisher: Carlton Books Ltd
Published: 01 Sep 2008

ISBN 10: 1847321224
ISBN 13: 9781847321220

Author Bio
Bruce Jones is former editor of Autosport magazine. As well as being author of the highly successful annual ITV Sport Guide to Formula One, he contributes to many autosport magazines and broadcasts on A1 Grand Prix racing for the sport's official cable TV channel. He lives in London. Bruce Jones is regarded as the best driver never to win the formula One World Championship, Sir Stirling Moss OBE is arguably the greatest all-round racing driver of all time. Known during his season as 'Mr Motor Racing', he remains one of the most famous and respected names in motor sport.