Triumph sprint motorcycle in the Drag Festival. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper. Views Read Edit View history. Motor sport journalist and competitor Author. Red Dustwrapper is lightly scuffed

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Mike rated it liked it Feb 28, Past and PresentJenkinson credited Richard von Frankenberg—who raced Porsches—with this word. Will be clean, not soiled or stained. Motor Sports Car Racing.

Going Faster Carl Lopez. A compilation of some of his best pieces, and biographical articles about him, was published soon after his death as Jenks: He found that acting as sidecar dens to top riders enabled him to both enjoy top-level European competition himself while being paid and to scratch a living writing about it — he was passenger to Eric Oliver dfnis whom he became World Champion in and Marcel Masuy.

His ” pacenotes ” while on this event were pioneering, leading up to today’s use of pacenotes in rallying.

The Racing Driver by Denis Jenkinson

Michael rated it it was amazing Jun 28, Whether you are interested in vintage racing, historical accounts of famous drivers or driving techniques that are important even in today’s racing, “The Racing Driver” will provide a greater understanding of the skills jenkibson abilities required to be a winning driver. Paperbackpages. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely jekninson for kids, photography lovers and more.


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His book The Racing Driver was based on his experience as navigator and is a true classic worthy of any motorsports literature collection. The other appendix is a tribute to Jenkinson by Doug Nye, a close friend and author who recognizes Jenkinson’s style both as a writer and a unique character. In his later years, he became involved with Brooklands Museum and was involved in several adventurous operations, including exploring sealed up underground air raid shelters.

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Pre-owned but in excellent condition. This is a fantastic book on. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Lori Laurent Smith rated it it was amazing Sep 13, Acceptable – Very well read.

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Trivia About The Racing Driver. Alok rated it really liked it Feb 18, His most famous competitive outing was as navigator for Stirling Moss during the Mille Miglia ; his article With Moss In The Mille Miglia is generally acknowledged as a classic of motor racing journalism.


This page was last updated: Editor – Denis Jenkinson. As a conscientious objectorhe served in a civilian capacity at the Royal Aircraft Establishment in Farnborough. Mildly rubbed and marked boards with tanning to spine and shelf wear. Top edge of text block a little dusty else a fine copy.

Over thirty years later this book is highly valued for its historical perspective and views into the personalities of men who today seem larger than life. Renis rated it it was amazing Oct 20, Also shop in Also shop in.

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