Monday, 24 November 2008

TURBOCHARGED COMMENTS

Here's what the people who were there at the time of the story from Alpine and Renault are saying about the new Veloce book, Alpine & Renault – The Development of the Revolutionary Turbo F1 Car: 1968 to 1979 by Roy P. Smith.

Very Very Good
AAA....Alpine ex engineers organisation.

Excellent
Gerard Larrousse ex boss of Renault Sport and Renault F1 team

Very very good, high quality
Michel Tetu Chassis designer and Aerodynamics expert

Good quality book,bravo
Bernard Asset Top French F1 photographer (# 1 in France)

Superb
Thierry Villain engineer at the time

Brilliant
Renault UK

Perfection
Francois Guiter, Sponsor of Renault F1, boss of Elf Publicity 1967- 1989

well done, congratulations
Pierre Dupasquier, boss of Michelin Racing, tyre supplier 1967-1983

Superb
Jacques Chienisse, Alpine team boss, 1966-1976

Fantastic, accurate, great
Bernard Dudot Designer and creator of the Turbo Charged F1 Engine

Superb
Mauro Bianchi Ex driver of the ill fated A350 Grand Prix car 1968

Looks great
Jean Louis Moncet Writer of the last work in French on the Turbo cars

Very Good
Jean Pierre Boudy Engineer in charge of development of the Engines

Brilliant
Francois Xavier Delfosse Team testing manager, and race team manager '67 to 70

Click here for more info about the book