Wednesday, 23 September 2009

NEW VELOCE SERIES - WSC GIANTS


WSC (World Sportscar Championship) Giant books will focus on the cars that really stood out from the crowd in the long and exciting history of endurance racing. Each book will tell the story of a car, and the people behind it, that made a big impression in the record books and in the minds of sportscar/prototype racing fans the world over.

Great value for money, these books are packed with pictures, facts and feats. Collect the whole series!

New! Ferrari 312P & 312PB By Peter Collins and Ed McDonough.
The origin and subsequent history of the 3-litre Ferrari sports cars, which the famed Italian firm designed and built to contest the various versions of the World Sports Car Championship between 1969 and 1973. This series of cars started with the V12 engine and progressed to using the Flat 12 Ferrari engine from the then current Grand Prix car. Includes the developmental and race history, with a full list of all events and individual chassis numbers.
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Coming soon! Matra Sports Cars – MS620, 630, 650, 660 & 670 - 1966 to 1974 By Ed McDonough.
This book details the origin and history of the Matra sports cars. Designed and built by a French firm with no history of sports car racing to contest the various versions of the World Sports Car Championship between 1966 and 1974, this series of cars started life with the 2-litre BRM engine before progressing to the Ford V8, and subsequently Matra’s own V12 from its then current Grand Prix car. Includes the developmental and race history, with a full list of all events and individual chassis numbers.
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