The book tells in depth the fascinating story of the 1955 World Sports Car Season, which is considered by many to be quite simply the sportsï¿½s ultimate year. The 1955 season proved to be amazing, offering great racing worldwide with the finest drivers at the wheel of such sensationalcars as the Ferrari 121LM, Jaguar D-Type, Mercedes 300 SLR, Aston Martin DB3S and Maserati 300S. This outstanding book covers little-known races as well as major events, and describes with great accuracy that yearï¿½s achievements and dramas.
Here is the fascinated history of the Auvergne circuit races. Charade, inaugurated in July 1958, is considered one of the most beautiful circuit all over the world. In details the 1965, 1969, 1970 and 1972 Grand Prix races, with teams and drivers profiles, technical datas and statistics.
The public and private life of the French driver born at the beginning of the last century and dead after a bad accident in October 1956 on the soaked circuit of Monthlery. Included a very rich photographic never published before material.