THE ULTIMATE 70'S MOTOR RACING REFERENCE BOOK

MOTOR RACING IN THE 70S - PIVOTING FROM ROMANTIC TO ORGANIZED

By Carlos A. de Paula

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his book addresses all the changes that occurred in the sports during the 70s that made auto racing what it is today, through texts, statistics and lists. It covers the remaining romantic area, discussing the drivers, the tracks, the different categories, domestic racing scenes, money, and much more.

A must for any enthusiast if you love:

  • Formula 1
  • Formula 2
  • Formula 3
  • Formula Ford
  • Formula Super Vee/Vee
  • Sports Cars and Le Mans
  • GT
  • Formula 5000
  • Formula Atlantic
  • Formula Indy
  • NASCAR
  • Touring Cars
  • Can Am and Interserie
  • Hill climb
  • Trans Am

The book is the result of over 40 years of rmulti lingual esearch, uncovering much obscure information that helps you understand racing during the decade, with thorough lists of manufacturers, main drivers, venues. You will be surprised with much of the information you find it here. Racing in obscure places in Africa, Eastern Europe, Asia, it is all here.

This is a reference and analytical book, not pictorial. An associated Facebook page contains pictures you can enjoy pertaining to the period 

BONUS:

As a bonus the book includes, under the same cover, the Case Study: Brazil, from Footnote to Relevance in the Course of Three Seasons, which discusses in detail how the Brazilian racing scene developed during the first 3 years of the decade, and the country became relevant almost overnight.

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A MUST FOR ANY TRUE ENTHUSIAST

Find out about the achievements of major manufacturers:

FORD - FERRARI - LOTUS - ALFA ROMEO - RENAULT - MATRA-SIMCA - PORSCHE - BMW - CHEVROLET and more

Thousands of race results, hundreds of books and websites, tons of magazines were used to bring this low-priced reference book to you. 

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LIKE ANY OF THESE DRIVERS? There is a lot to read AND KNOW about them in this 70S RACING REFERENCE book

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EMERSON FITTIPALDI - NIKI LAUDA - MARIO ANDRETTI - JAMES HUNT - REINE WISELL - RONNIE PETERSON - CLAY REGAZZONI - BRIAN HENTON - MARC SURER - WILSON FITTIPALDI - CARLOS REUTEMANN - A.J. FOYT - BRIAN REDMAN - ARTURO MERZARIO - JACKY ICKX - JACKIE STEWART - FRANCOIS MIGAULT - HENRI PESCAROLO - VIC ELFORD - FRANCOIS CEVERT - JOCHEN RINDT - ROLF STOMMELEN - HECTOR GRADASSI - TOINE HEZEMANS - NINO VACARELLA - BOB UNSER - GEROGE FOLLMER - JACKIE OLIVER - JOCHEN MASS - DIETER GLEMSER - GERARD LARROUSSE - HANS STUCK - JEAN XHENCEVAL - BOB WOLLEK - JORGE DE BRAGATION - RENE ARNOUX - BRUNO GIACOMELLI - JAN LAMMERS -  TONY TRIMMER - KAZUYOSHI HOSHINO - TONY BRISE - GRAHAM HILL - TIM SCHENKEN - PATRICK DEPAILLER - JACQUES LAFFITE - JEAN-PIERRE BELTOISE - CARLOS PACE - LUIS DI PALMA - DENIS HULME - CHRIS CRAFT - NANNI GALLI - INGO HOFFMAN - HOWDEN GANLEY - GEOFF BRABHAM - AL UNSER - JOHNNY RUTHERFORD - CHRIS AMON - JO SIFFERT - PEDRO RODRIGUEZ - HELMUT KELLENERS - DIETER QUESTER - MIKE BEUTTLER - KLAUS LUDWIG - PIERRE DIEUDONNE - JACQUES COULON - DAVID PURLEY - EMILIO DE VILLOTA -  MASAHIRO HASEMI - BUDDY BAKER - TOM SNEVA - MEMO ROJAS - GILLES VILLENEUVE - DAVID WALKER - RICK MEARS - DAVID CHARLTON - GRAHAM MCRAE - JODY SCHECKTER - MICHEL LECLERE - JEAN-PIERRE JARIER - VITTORIO BRAMBILLA - DEREK BELL - DAVID HOBBS - JOHN FITZPATRICK - ANDY ROUSE - CARLO FACETTI - MAURO NESTI - MARIO CABRAL - ERNESTO NEVES - BRUCE MCLAREN - DAN GURNEY - PETER GETHIN - TEDDY PILETTE - MIKE HAILWOOD - JOHN SURTEES - PIERS COURAGE - LELLA LOMBARDI - JANET GUTHRIE - LUIZ PEREIRA BUENO - SANDRO MUNARI - HELMUT MARKO - JOHN MILES - BEV BOND - ALAN JONES - ELIO DE ANGELIS - JACK BRABHAM - HECTOR REBAQUE - GORDON JOHNCOCK - PETER GREGG - HULEY HAYWOOD - PARNELLI JONES - CLEMENS SCHICKENTANZ - HANS HEYER - CLAUDE BALLOT-LENA - MIKE THACKWELL - MARIE-CLAUDE BEAUMONT - JO BONNIER - KUNIMITSU TAKAHASHI - SONNY RAJAH - FRANK GARDNER - BOB EVANS - MIKE WILDS - VERN SCHUPPAN - RIKKI VON OPEL - LEO KINNUNEN - WILLI KAUHSEN - GEORG LOOS - TORSTEN PALM - JEAN-PIERRE JAUSSAUD - BOBBY ALLISON - CALE YARBOROUGH - DALE EARNHARDT - HUGHES DE FIERLANDT - AL HOLBERT - MARTINO FINOTTO - MAURIZIO FLAMMINI - GAUDENZIO MANTOVA  - PATRICK TAMBAY, WARWICK BROWN, PETER REVSON, MARK DONOHUE, ROB SLOTEMAKER, GIORGOS MOUSCHOUS, FAUSTO MERELLO, JUAN MARIA TRAVERSO, PAULO GOMES, IAN SCHECKTER, NELSON PIQUET, GIJS VAN LENNEP, HELMUT KELLENERS, CLAUDE HALDI, JAC NELLEMAN, KEITH HOLLAND, ALAIN PELTIER,  HERBERT MULLER, ALAIN PROST, NIGEL MANSELL, STIRLING MOSS, EMMANUEL DE GRAFFENRIED,  JURGEN NEUHAUS, ERWIN KREMER, ERNESTO BRAMBILLA, JEAN-LUC SALOMON, JOHNNY SERVOZ-GAVIN, ALEX RIBEIRO, ALAIN CUDINI, JEAN-LOUIS LAFOSSE, GUY EDWARDS, ALAIN DE CADENET, DIVINA GALICA, BOY HAYJE, MICHAEL BLEEKEMOLEN, BOOS BASTRA, PAUL NEMWAN, WALLY DALLENBACH, JOHN CANNON, LOTHAR MOTSCHENBACHER, HIROSHI KAZATO, LARRY PERKINS, MAX STEWART, GRAEME LAWRENCE, DANNY ONGAIS, PIERCARLO GHINZANI, TOM BELSO,  PLUS HUNDREDS AND HUNDREDS OF OTHERS FROM ALL CONTINENTS.

RARE FACTS FROM RACING SCENES OF DOZENS OF COUNTRIES. FULL LISTS OF CHAMPIONS YEAR-BY-YEAR, COMPETING MANUFACTURERS, RACING VENUES INCLUDING HILL CLIMBS.  A CELEBRATION OF RACING IN THE 70S.  ORDER  THE BOOK HERE       

ALL THE MAJOR AND MOST MINOR 1970'S CONSTRUCTORS FEATURED, A TRUE WHO'S WHO IN 1970 RACING

LOTUS - FERRARI - MATRA-SIMCA, - RENAULT - MARCH - CHEVRON - MCLAREN - PORSCHE - BMW - ALFA ROMEO - FORD - CHEVROLET - DODGE - PENSKE - COYOTE - GRD - TECNO - SURTEES -  ELF - MARTINI - MIRAGE - LOLA - VAN DIEMEN - ABARTH - OSELLA - JAGUAR - VOLVO - SKODA - TUI - COLT - PARNELLI - SHADOW - ARROWS - TYRRELL - BRM - WILLIAMS - RALT - INALTERA - LIGIER - ARROWS - MCRAE - LEDA - ELFIN - OPEL - PLYMOUTH - MERCURY - AMC - ALPINE - ENSIGN - HESKETH - DOME - KOJIMA - THEODORE - CHAPARRAL , ETC, ETC.

ARE YOU READY TO BE SURPRISED? A LARGE NUMBER OF COUNTRIES YOU WOULD NOT IMAGINE HAD RACING ACTIVITY IN THE 70'S WERE THE SITE OF RACES AND HILL CLIMBS, EVEN CHAMPIONSHIPS. AND A NUMBER OF SURPRING MANUFACTURERS WERE REPRESENTED IN RACE TRACKS AND HILL CLIMBS DURING THE PERIOD. DRIVERS FROM UNEXPECTED COUNTRIES RACED  ALL OVER ORDER  THE BOOK HERE     

REVIEWS OF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP OF MAKES, FORMULA 2, IMSA, NASCAR, FORMULA 5000, CAN-AM, INTERSERIE, EUROPEAN TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP, TASMAN CUP, ETC. VERY COMPLETE LIST OF CHAMPIONS FROM DOZENS OF COUNTRIES. ARTICLES ON MINOR FORMULAE. YEAR-BY-YEAR HIGHLIGHTS