Formula One race cars are fast and sleek. They zoom around the racetrack. But how do these cars go so fast? And how do drivers stay safe? This title offers an exciting look at Formula One race cars, including how they work, the special equipment they need, and how they take the corners at blinding speeds. Explaining everything from the tires to the steering wheel and the roaring engine, this book will thrill Formula One fans!
Formula 1, the worlds most popular motor sport, from a totally new perspective ? Hidden in workshops around the world lie forgotten and abandoned machines ? unfulfilled. These purpose built cars have never started a race, never felt the excitement of a grand prix. Yet they define an era of Formula One, changing the landscape. Unraced tell the stories of nine grand prix cars that never started. An exciting and fresh look at F1 from the Author of Autodrome. The Unraced are largely forgotten or overlooked but the stories they have to tell reveal more about the sport than any championship winner, and or the first time these stories are told in a refreshing style, backed up with 150 photos, many never published before. The book covers Honda RC100/RC1.5x (1993-1995), Lola T95/30 (1995), DAMS GD-01 (1995), Honda RC2x (1995-1996), Dome F105 (1996), Lola T97/30 (1997), Honda RA099 (1999), Premier1 prototype (2001), McLaren MP4/18 (2003) and also includes a listing of all F1 projects (raced & unraced) from 1995 ? 2005. This book is completely incomparable and a must have for any motor sport enthusiast.
Explores the engineering challenges behind building race cars, as well as the creative solutions found to overcome those challenges. Accessible text, vibrant photos, and an engineering activity for readers provide a well-rounded introduction to the engineering process.
Whether racing around a paved track, down a straight lane, or across a dirt course, all race cars have one thing in common. They are chasing the checkered flag! No matter their shape or color, race cars are designed for speed. This title revs readers up as it winds through information about the parts and purposes of race cars.
Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about how race cars work. Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build nonfiction learning skills.
Unrestricted cars, outrageous designs, monster engines, and very high speeds were all hallmarks of the Can-Am sports car series races. Professional teams the likes of Chaparral, McLaren and Shadow, and top drivers Andretti, Foyt, Jones, Hulme and Surtees provided Can-Am racing the attention it deserved. This well-written, pictorial history recounts the series' story through the races, designs, engineering, personalities, and cars from 1966-74. "The definitive work on the best race series that ever was..." AutoWeek. Winner of the 1996 Moto Award Bronze Medallion.
Are You a F1 Fan? Do You Know Someone Who Is? This Coloring Book Is Filled With High Quality Illustrations of Formula One Cars to Color and Relax After Busy Day At Work or School Apart From That, It Also Contains Facts About F1 Racing On Every Page, That You Probably Didn't Know! Coloring Can Help You Improve Focus, Hand-Eye Coordination, Creativity, Self-Expression and Many More Combine Your Cars Passion With Improving Motor Skills! What's Inside: ★ 30 Illustrations to Color Featuring Formula 1 Cars and Racing Scenes! ★ 30 Fun Facts About Formula One Racing (History, Curiosities etc) ★ 10 Additional Blank Pages so That You Can Draw Your Own Cars ★ Perfect for Both Kids and Adults ★ Ideal for Markers and Crayons Examples of Facts You'll Find In This Book: * Basic cost of a F1 car is over $7 million * Each vehicle has 80K assembled components * The crew changes tires in 3 seconds Each Page is Unique and Designed From Scratch By Our Best Designers It Will Provide Hours and Hours of Fun and Learning Coloring Book Is a Unique Gift Idea for a F1 Fan! Please Click On The Cover to Use Look Inside Feature And See The Back Cover To Know How The Pages Look Like If You Liked This Product, Consider Leaving a Review on Amazon as It Will Help Us Get To New Customers And Create Better Products In The Future Also Check Out Our Brand: ,,Natural Silly Press'' on Amazon (Click Above Price Box) for More Coloring Books Like That Grab Your Copy Now, And Begin Your Own Race Without Moving From Your Couch!