Behind-the-scenes look at the organisation and work that go into the preparation of a car, or a team of cars, for a Grand Prix race. Describes in detail the events of the last days and hours before a big event, including problems of transport, practice runs, last minute adjustments to cars and driving plans. Illustrated with photographs by Louis Klemantaski.
Red cloth binding with gilt lettering to spine; illustrated dust-jacket
Good condition for a second-hand book: moderate wear to dust-jacket edges with closed tears and chipping in places, including a 4cm closed tear to rear top edge and 2cm closed tear to rear bottom edge, lighter wear to jacket elsewhere, mainly to folds, light soiling to jacket, front flap price-clipped; light bowing to hardcovers, very light bumping to spine top end, light stains to front cover; very light foxing to endpapers and title pages, gift inscription to front free endpaper, light soiling to top edge of pages and covers, otherwise internally fine given age of book.