MotorCycleRacing [website]
MotorCycleRacing2 [website]

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP MOTOR CYCLE RACING

15.00

1 in stock

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP MOTOR CYCLE RACING
WRITTEN BY MICK WOOLLETT

Book on the history of the world championship motor cycling racing from the Second World War onwards. Great personalities of the sport – from Duke and Surtees, Hailwood and Agostini to Sheene and Roberts – and their duels on the classic circuits of Europe and the rest of the world feature throughout the book.
Championship tables covering all classes since the inception of the series in 1949 are included.
Many beautiful illustrations.

CONTENTS :
The first championships
Post-war revival
The classic round
New designs Triumph
Golden age
End of an era
Japanese invasion
The race for cylinders
Oriental effort fades
Yamaha lead the way
The battle hots up
Agostini regains his crown
Suzuki takes over
Yamaha take up the challenge
Kenny Roberts joins in
Sidecar confusion
Championship results

The book is used, but it is in good condition. hard cover, 128 pages, English text.

ISBN : 0 600 36389 9

INFORMATIE

Vintage Motor Cyclebooks