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Formula 1 – The Knowledge

$69.95

David Hayhoe

Product Description

INTRODUCING THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE BOOK OF RECORDS AND TRIVIA ON FORMULA 1 MOTOR RACING

  • 434 pages containing over 1,000 sections on drivers, the cars, the engines and the circuits
  • Performance records of every driver, every constructor and every engine make to have taken part
  • A detailed insight into the variety of qualifying procedures throughout the years
  • A summary of regulation changes since 1950
  • A quick reference guide to every grand prix result
  • Photographs depicting the history of Formula 1

DISCOVER ….

When cars 1, 2, 3 and 4 finished 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th
Which world champions had the fewest race wins in their career
When there were no world champions on the starting grid of a race
Which drivers retired from races the most times on home soil
Which drivers achieved their first win on home soil
When a driver scored no points in the season that his team-mate became world champion
When 14 different constructors finished a race in the top 14 positions
When 9 different drivers won 9 consecutive races
When 8 different constructors finished in the top 8 positions
When 7 different drivers won the first 7 races of the season
The amusing story behind a famous driver who drove two makes of car in one race
How Formula 1 qualifying procedures have evolved over the years
How Formula 1 regulations have developed throughout history
How Jackie Stewart had a special relationship with number 11
More connections to “44” for Lewis Hamilton than you realise