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Great auto races

Peter Helck

Great auto races

by Peter Helck

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Published by H. N. Abrams in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Automobile racing -- History,
  • Grand Prix racing -- History,
  • Automobiles in art

  • Edition Notes

    Statementas told and painted by Peter Helck.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1029.15 .H44
    The Physical Object
    Pagination266 p.
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5049042M
    ISBN 100810902370
    LC Control Number74009911
    OCLC/WorldCa922854

      Directed by Blake Edwards. With Tony Curtis, Natalie Wood, Jack Lemmon, Peter Falk. In the early 20th century, two rivals, the heroic Leslie and the despicable Professor Fate, engage in an epic automobile race from New York to Paris/10(K). Great Auto Races captures the thrill and drama of the early years of competitive motor sport in superbly reproduced paintings and drawings. Peter Helck, the author and artist, is regarded by many as racing's foremost chronicler and visualiser. This rare book concentrates on the period from to the early s with sections including The Dirt Tracks s, The Vanderbilt Cup

    is a race track directory of over 1, race tracks in a speedway directory for the United States! Our grassroots race track directory lists dirt tracks, asphalt ovals, drag strips and road racing courses all across the US! Part of Dell’s umbrella-titled Movie Classics series, The Great Race was an adaptation of Blake Edwards’ farcical auto racing feature starring Tony Curtis and Natalie Wood and a large cast of stars similar in vein to It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World. Funny in places, much of the comedy is very labored slapstick.

      Lee, 85, put his decades of knowledge and research to work and has written ‘West Michigan Auto Racing to the Present.’ It is a 2,page book that . A year-old Italian, Scarfoglio was the youngest racer in the Great Auto Race of His father, a prominent writer and newspaper editor in Naples, objected to his son entering the car race. So Scarfoglio countered with a plan to drive a motorboat across the Atlantic Ocean.


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