Item description for Porsche Racing Cars: 1953 to 1975 by Brian Long...
Today, one cannot escape the fact that the words "Porsche" and "racing" go hand in hand. This book follows Porsche’s year-by-year progress in top flight racing, and looks in detail at the pure competition cars that brought the German marque such immense success on the tracks and worldwide acclaim. This particular volume starts with the story of the giant killing 550 Spyders of 1953 vintage, and takes the reader through a series of racing models, including the glorious 917, up to 1975 via contemporary photography and words from an acknowledged Porsche authority. The book includes detailed year by year coverage of Porsche’s top class racing exploits in words and 300 excellent photos.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.25" Width: 10" Height: 10" Weight: 3.45 lbs.
Release Date Oct 15, 2008
ISBN 1904788440 ISBN13 9781904788447
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More About Brian Long
Brian Long is a transportation writer whose titles include "Mazda MX-5 Miata "and "Porsche 914 & 914-6." His previous camera-related titles include "35MM "and "Canon."