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Grand Prix : an illustrated history of Formula 1

ISBN: 9780241712443
Format: Hardback
Publisher: Viking (UBD)
Origin: GB
Release Date: August, 2024

Book Details

A thrilling illustrated guide to Formula 1 racing, from its fascinating origins and inner workings to the top drivers of the twentieth century and today, from celebrated F1 journalist and breakout star of Netflix’s Drive to Survive Will Buxton In Grand Prix, celebrated broadcast journalist and commentator on Netflix’s Formula 1 ‘Drive to Survive’, Will Buxton chronicles the history of Formula 1, highlighting the achievements and stories of forty-five notable Formula 1 drivers and other key figures. Readers will be introduced to historical heroes like Formula 1’s first world champion, Giuseppe Farina, and Ferrari icon Niki Lauda, as well as modern-day legends like the iconic Lewis Hamilton and defending champion Max Verstappen. Spanning more than seventy years of Formula 1, decades packed with incredible trials, stories, and lore, this captivating collection also contains features on car mechanics, tires, track design, the art and science of the pit stop, and more. Filled with immersive and engaging information with illustrations as dynamic and bold as the daring sport itself, Grand Prix is the definitive introduction to the world’s fastest sport.