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THE ULSTER GRAND PRIX

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THE ULSTER GRAND PRIX
WRITTEN BY NORMAN WINDRUM

From the first race in 1922, the Ulster Grand Prix has been one of the most thrilling events in the international motor cycling calendar, attracting enormous crowds of spectators to watch the feats of the world’s great riders and machines. This book recaptures the excitement of the event from Hubert Hassall’s win in the first race to Tom Herron’s magnificent treble in 1978.
Over 60 action photographs, race records, maps and index combine with the lively commentaries on each race to make this a truly definitive account of the Ulster Grand Prix and its exciting history.

CONTENTS :
Auspicious beginnings
Joe Craig reigns – O.K.
Breaking the ’80’ barrier
That Man Woods
Grand Prix d’Europe
The foreign menace
‘Ton-up’ Serafini
The years between
Back into gear
The World Championships are born
Goodbye Clady
Hello Dundrod
British bikes eclipsed
Vintage years
‘Shocking Hocking’ and ‘Mike the Bike’
Years of crisis
Honda v. M.V.
World Championship swansong
Yamaha 1-2-3
Enter the Superbikes
Formula for the future ?
Race records

The book is used, hard cover, 150 pages, English text.

ISBN : 0 85640 197 8

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Vintage Motor Cyclebooks