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Jim Clark at the wheel

Clark, James

Jim Clark at the wheel

the world motor racing champion"s own story.

by Clark, James

  • 230 Want to read
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Published by Coward-McCann in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clark, James, 1935 or 6-,
  • Automobile racing.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1032.C6 A3 1965
    The Physical Object
    Pagination210 p.
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5942463M
    LC Control Number65013281
    OCLC/WorldCa1304490

      "I felt so annoyed sitting there in a silent car as the rest of the field roared away," said Clark in 'Jim Clark - At the wheel'. "I realised my mistake immediately and, having corrected it, I set off in hot pursuit determined to make amends for my unforgivable blunder. "I was well behind, but passed about 10 cars on the opening : Kevin Turner. -- Dario Franchitti’s foreword in “Jim Clark: The Best of the Best” by David Tremayne. Dario Franchitti has two racing heroes. He never met Jim Clark, but he knows Sir Jackie Stewart quite well. Stewart was instrumental in Franchitti’s career, hiring him to drive in junior formulas in the early s.

      Jim Clark was a genuine sporting hero. Driving for Lotus throughout his professional career, he was twice a World Champion, in and , and won 25 of his 72 Grands Prix. In his upcoming book Jim Clark: The Best of the Best, David Tremayne details the life and career of . This book tells the story of Jim Clark's extraordinary racing career and portrays his personal life from A to Z. Author Graham Gauld followed the career of the Scotsman right from its beginning. This lavishly illustrated book contains many rare images from various well-known archives, helping to complete an intimate portrait of a true sporting.

    The power of Scotland: remembering Jim Clark in a Lotus Evora. At the Wheel – the book that inspired Webber the Elder growing up in Hawick as it did a teenage Steve Cropley kicking up dust. Although Jim Clark's Grand Prix career () was shorter than Gurney's (), Clark's statistics are much more impressive, since he was both a fabulous driver and happened to spend his entire career in the best car of the era - Colin Chapman's Lotus.


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Jim Clark At The Wheel: The World Motor Racing Champion's Own Story Hardcover – January 1, by James Clark (Author) out of 5 stars 7 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from /5(7).

Jim Clark at the Wheel book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Jim Clark is a legend in Formula 1 and motor racing in general and this autobiography is written four years before his untimely death and just after winning the first of his two world championships - the youngest driver to do so at the time/5.

Wonderful Subject, Jim Clark was, without question, the Best of the Best. Excellent Author, David Tremayne has been researching and compiling this book for over 20 years and like his work on Donald Campbell, the detail and knowledge he imparts is superb.

Wonderful Images - A peerless collection illustrating Clarks racing exploits.5/5(5). Jim Clark At The Wheel; The World Motor Racing Champion's Own Story by Jim Clark and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Buy Jim Clark At The Wheel.

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The legendary Jim Clark’s top 10 performances. shares. in a silent car as the rest of the field roared away," said Clark in 'Jim Clark - At the wheel'. "I realised my mistake immediately and. The Saturday of the Bahrain Grand Prix earlier this month marked 50 years since Jim Clark – one of F1’s greatest ever champions – was killed in an F2 crash at Hockenheim.

For contributor David Tremayne and many others, the Scot remains the greatest driver to have ever pulled on a helmet and climbed into a racing car. But all these years later, why does he. Wonderful Subject, Jim Clark was, without question, the Best of the Best.

Excellent Author, David Tremayne has been researching and compiling this book for over 20 years and like his work on Donald Campbell, the detail and knowledge he imparts is superb.

Wonderful Images - A peerless collection illustrating Clarks racing exploits/5(38). Jim Clark at the Wheel by Jim Clark. You Searched For: Author/Artist etc.: jim clark, Fair: the book itself is in good condition (tanned edges and margins of pages, with creases on the spine) BUT the first three-page section, and the next 3-page section, have separated from the hinge,(but the cover is properly attached) and there is a.

An absolute gem to own, “Jim Clark At The Wheel: His Own Exciting Story” is a great insight into the little-publicised life of the and Formula One World Drivers Champion. At The Wheel takes the reader on a very personal story with Clark from his early life until the end of (or.

The first motor racing book I received was Jim Clark at the Wheel.I would have been seven or eight at the time—around a decade after the Scot’s death—and it became my first proper. He never intended to make racing a way of life, let alone become the best in the world in a sport that for him began as farm boy's hobby.

And when the sport took Jim Clark's life the racing world mourned the loss of one of its best-loved champions, the unassuming Scottish driving genius whose personal integrity and admirable human qualities endeared him to fans and rivals alike.

Get this from a library. Jim Clark at the wheel: the world motor racing champion's own story. [James Clark] -- At twenty-seven the world's youngest-ever Champion Racing Driver, has now written the remarkable first-hand story of his meteoric rise to fame.

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Jim Clark Auto Center Goldenbelt Blvd Junction City, KS /5(82). The Jim Clark crash at Hockenheim. Huw is right - Eric Dymock's book says: "The most likely explanation was the explosive decompression of a tyre, throwing the car off course and sideways into the fatal tree.

The tyre had lost pressure through a slow puncture, and although centrifugal force kept it in shape at speed in a straight line, side. Clark was a little more circumspect, though beating Moss was clearly a watershed: "I had the satisfaction of beating Stirling twice in two weeks, although, in all fairness, my car was newer than his," he wrote in his book, Jim Clark - At the wheel.

Australian GP, Sandown Park Jim Clark, Lotus 49 Cosworth, Gold Leaf liveryAuthor: Kevin Turner. A good quality photograph of Jim coming up to pass a TVR exists in Graham Gauld's "Jim Clark Remembered" book. It was later reported that in the race Jim's car retired with trouble in the crown wheel and pinion department.

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