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The battle for the British Grand Prix

John Harold Haynes

The battle for the British Grand Prix

the inside story of the fight to save Britain"s biggest motor race

by John Harold Haynes

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Published by Haynes in Sparkford, Yeovil, Somerset, UK, Newbury Park, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British Grand Prix (Automobile race)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 233) and index.

    StatementAlan Henry
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1034.44.B7 H46 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240 p. :
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24847261M
    ISBN 109781844259748
    LC Control Number2010921835

    Stirling Moss has won the British Grand Prix at the Aintree track near Liverpool - the first time an Englishman has triumphed in the race. Another British driver, Mike Hawthorn, finished in sixth place. London-born Moss, 25, held off a stiff challenge from his Mercedes-Benz team mate, world champion Juan Manuel Fangio. Turning to Lewis, defending world champion of course, a three-time British Grand Prix winner. Just mention to Jolyon there, , people expected here on race day, so a lot of expectation, but lets’ talk about the championship.   The Dutch Grand Prix at Zandvoort was a pillar of the Formula 1 world championship between and the race's demise in Using the momentum of Verstappen’s rising popularity and a growing interest in F1, both Zandvoort and Assen battled to bring the race back to the country.


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