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Racers and drivers

Brock W. Yates

Racers and drivers

the fastest men and cars from Barney Oldfield to Craig Breedlove

by Brock W. Yates

  • 261 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Bobbs-Merrill in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Automobile racing drivers -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Brock Yates. Illustrated with photos.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1032.A1 Y3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p.
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5620373M
    LC Control Number68029303

      The book narrows the focus to the years “between the ‘30s and the ‘70s,” Montanari said, because “the world of auto racing was very interesting with drivers .   Race go-karts. Many professional race car drivers started at ages as young as 5 behind the wheel of a go-kart. Karting helps teach you the craft of racing, from control to adapting to the race track for speed. The earlier you start racing, the better your chances will be for cultivating a career later. Learn as much as you can while racing go.

    He's the fastest, fiercest driver around. 'RACER' is the seventh book in Katy Evans 'Real' series but can be read as a complete standalone. Twenty-two year old ‘Lana Heyworth’ and her over protective family moved to Europe a few years back (father and three older brothers) to pursue her father's dream which then became hers to start a /5. Yes. Drivers must have a valid driver’s license and should not exceed 6’7″, lbs. Our race cars do not have doors, so participants must have the ability to climb through a 15″ high by 30″ wide window that sits 36″ from the ground. Passengers for Ride Along must be a minimum of 5 ft. Tall and lbs.

    White flag: This flag means that the race leader has one lap to go in the race. Checkered flag: When the checkered flag waves, a driver has crossed the finish line and won the race. Green–white–checkered flag sequence: If there is a caution during the final laps, this flag sequence announces that there will be a green-flag restart of a couple laps. A green flag . Vintage Open Wheel Racecar & Driver Photos. 2, likes 41 talking about this. This is a Tribute page to honor the Racecar Drivers that risked their .


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