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Car racing books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Car racing category. Presented with a red border are the Car racing books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Car racing books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!


Recently Published

Auto Racing Comes of Age A Transatlantic View of the Cars, Drivers and Speedways, 1900-1925 by Robert Dick Auto Racing Comes of Age A Transatlantic View of the Cars, Drivers and Speedways, 1900-1925

The first quarter of the 20th century was a time of dramatic change in auto racing, marked by the move from the horseless carriage to the supercharged Grand Prix racer, from the gentleman driver to the well-publicized professional, and from...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/01/2018

Working The Wheel by Martin Brundle, Maurice Hamilton Working The Wheel
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In this unique book the reader will have his armchair converted to the laid-down cockpit of a Formula One car and be swept around the world's classic motor racing circuits.
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/01/2018

Porsche Works Team Porsche at the top 24-Hour Races: Nurburgring / Le Mans / Daytona by Frank Kayser, Heike Hientzsch Porsche Works Team Porsche at the top 24-Hour Races: Nurburgring / Le Mans / Daytona
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24-hour races are the supreme discipline in motorsports. Every year, more than 200,000 fans meet in Le Mans for the race over the weekend. This book goes behind the scenes, not only in Le Mans, to document every detail and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/12/2017

AUTOCOURSE 2017/18 ANNUAL AUTOCOURSE 2017/18 ANNUAL by Tony Dodgins AUTOCOURSE 2017/18 ANNUAL AUTOCOURSE 2017/18 ANNUAL


Format: Hardback - Released: 18/12/2017

Mario Andretti Immagini Di Una Vita/A Life in Pictures by Mario Donnini Mario Andretti Immagini Di Una Vita/A Life in Pictures


Format: Hardback - Released: 19/10/2017

Kings of the Mountain by Gordon Lomas Kings of the Mountain


Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2017

Shelby Mustang by Chuck Cantwell, Greg Kolasa Shelby Mustang
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First-hand account of the author's years developing the legendary 1960s muscle car, illustrated with rare and unpublished archive photographs.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

Le Mans The Official History of the World's Greatest Motor Race by Quentin Spurring Le Mans The Official History of the World's Greatest Motor Race


Format: Hardback - Released: 24/08/2017

Coming Soon

Formula 2 The Glory Years: 1967-84 by Chris Witty, Jacky Ickx Formula 2 The Glory Years: 1967-84
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This sumptuous book, a feast of nostalgia, celebrates the wonderful era of the European Formula 2 Championship, 1967-84, on the 50th anniversary of its beginnings. Formula 2 pitted emerging heroes against the greats of the day and virtually all the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/01/2018

RACING COLOURS MOTOR RACING COMPOSITIONS 1908-2009 by Simon Owen RACING COLOURS MOTOR RACING COMPOSITIONS 1908-2009

This book showcases the original work of the late Simon Owen, whose intricate cameos bring racing car liveries to vivid life. The book contains over seventy computer-generated graphic compositions of evocative racing car liveries, each of which is supported by...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/01/2018

Bristol Stories of Oval and Drag Racing in the Thunder Valley by David McGee Bristol Stories of Oval and Drag Racing in the Thunder Valley


Format: Paperback - Released: 12/02/2018

How to Prepare a Historic Racing Mini by CCK Historic with Daniel H. Lackey How to Prepare a Historic Racing Mini

Ever since its launch in 1959 the original Mini has been a stalwart of the motor racing scene. Even today, there is a bewildering array of formulae that it can compete in. This book explains how to prepare a historic...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/02/2018

Jaguar E-type Racing Cars by Peter Griffiths Jaguar E-type Racing Cars

This book takes a detailed look at the racing E-type: an exciting and important aspect of Jaguar's history, but one that has often been overlooked and poorly documented.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/03/2018

Porsche 930 to 935: The Turbo Porsches by John Starkey Porsche 930 to 935: The Turbo Porsches

The complete story of the development of the Porsche 930 turbo, and the racing derivatives of it - the RSR turbo, 934 and 935.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/03/2018

Other books in this genre

Gulf-Mirage 1967 to 1982 by Ed McDonough Gulf-Mirage 1967 to 1982

Details the origin and history of the Mirage sports cars, designed by the British-based John Wyer Automotive firm to contest the various versions of the World Sports Car Championship.
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/08/2017

Motor Racing - Reflections of a Lost Era by Anthony Carter Motor Racing - Reflections of a Lost Era

A defining era in motorsport is documented in words and intimate photographs, both black and white and colour, from the mid-1950s through the 1960s, when motor racing was still accessible to all, and the 1970s when overt sponsorship and television...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/08/2017

Match Race Mayhem Drag Racing's Grudges, Rivalries and Big Money Showdowns by Doug Boyce Match Race Mayhem Drag Racing's Grudges, Rivalries and Big Money Showdowns


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/06/2017

Autodrome The Lost Race Circuits of Europe by S. S. Colins, Gavin David Ireland Autodrome The Lost Race Circuits of Europe
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A look at the history of ten of Europe's great abandoned race circuits, as well as contemporary views, shown in stunning photographs.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/06/2017

Eddie Irvine: Life In The Fast Lane by Eddie Irvine, Jane Nottage Eddie Irvine: Life In The Fast Lane
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Maverick, playboy and international star Eddie Irvine is probably the boldest driver in the world. From his relationships in the F1 world, including the inside track on Ferrari and Schumacher, to his friends and lovers.Incredibly honest, outspoken and funny -...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/05/2017

1001 NASCAR Facts Cars, Tracks, Milestones and Personalities by John Close 1001 NASCAR Facts Cars, Tracks, Milestones and Personalities


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2017

Hill Climb 2018 Hill Climbing Cars by Jon Grainge Hill Climb 2018 Hill Climbing Cars

The world of hill-climbing is full of speed and glamour from some wonderful old racing cars. Here are some of those cars. Calvendo calendars are premium products - a bit more pricey than others but with added benefits: Our calendars...
Format: Calendar - Released: 16/04/2017

Hill Climb 2018 Hill Climbing Cars by Jon Grainge Hill Climb 2018 Hill Climbing Cars

The world of hill-climbing is full of speed and glamour from some wonderful old racing cars. Here are some of those cars. Calvendo calendars are premium products - a bit more pricey than others but with added benefits: Our calendars...
Format: Calendar - Released: 16/04/2017

Fiat 131 Abarth by Graham Robson Fiat 131 Abarth

When Fiat entered rallying in 1970, its ultimate aim was to become World Rally Champion - and the 131 Abarth of 1976-1980 provided the machinery to make that possible.
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/04/2017

Prescott Hillclimb British Championship 2018 Images of Some of the Cars from Prescott Hillclimb by Jon Grainge Prescott Hillclimb British Championship 2018 Images of Some of the Cars from Prescott Hillclimb

One of the most important meetings for the British Championship Hill Climb is held at Prescott in Gloucestershire. Here are many of the competitors that took place at the 2016 meet. Calvendo calendars are premium products - a bit more...
Format: Calendar - Released: 07/04/2017

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