Amedee Gordini: A True Racing Legend

byRoy Smith

Hardcover | June 1, 2013

Amedee Gordini: A True Racing Legend by Roy Smith
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This is the story of a man, a team, and their life and times, as well as a complete record of all their achievements and failures. It logs the financial and personal cost of racing in the prewar and postwar periods. It tells of how the mighty car company Renault became involved with them in the late 1950s, and how Amedee Gordini became known throughout the world as one of the greatest engine tuners of his time.

Roy Smith is a retired company director who has a lifelong passion for motorsport, and, since 1968, Alpine Renault in particular. He began writing in the 1960s for club magazines, mainly interviews with the notables of the time. A 40-year business career in sales and marketing developed an attention for detail that was required for the...
Title:Amedee Gordini: A True Racing LegendFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:288 pages, 10.25 X 8.5 X 1.12 inShipping dimensions:288 pages, 10.25 X 8.5 X 1.12 inPublished:June 1, 2013Publisher:Veloce PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1845843177

ISBN - 13:9781845843175

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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