Art Of The Le Mans Race Car

Author: Stuart Codling
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 076034437X
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Striking studio photography specifically commissioned for this book from James Mann, one of the world's leading car and motorcycle photographers, highlights the functional art of race car engineering, allowing readers to lose themselves in ...

Art Of The Formula 1 Race Car 2016

Publisher: Motorbooks
ISBN: 9780760348758
Size: 25.21 MB
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The photographs in this 16-month calendar portray not just these vehicles' engineering brilliance, but also their inherent beauty - the fascinating result of Formula 1's mix of competition, creativity, and human ingenuity that has made ...

The Art Of Race Car Design

Author: Bob Riley
Publisher: Icon Publishing Limited
ISBN: 9781910584101
Size: 62.58 MB
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After building his first race cars out of southern Louisiana junkyards, Bob Riley quickly established himself as a leading light, if not genius, when it came to race car design.

Louis Vuitton The Art Of The Automobile

Author: Serge Bellu
Publisher: Harry N Abrams Incorporated
Size: 44.69 MB
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Explosive race cars that once competed at Le Mans, stately touring cars made for coursing through the European countryside, one-of-a-kind concept cars that represent the cutting edge of design in their day: From Alfa Romeo to Voisin, some ...

The Art Gallery

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Calder's warmtoned BMW 3.0CSL racing coupe was a sensation at the 24-hour
race of Le Mans, France that year. Since then BMW Motorsport, the company's
racing subsidiary, has missed only one year in CORPORATE SUPPORT
MUNICH STYLE fielding cars painted by American artists at Le Mans. In 1976 a
fire-breathing, turbocharged edition of the BMW coupe raced in a strictly
blackand-white, graph-paper design by Frank Stella; in 1977 it was a yellow-blue
-green-black-white ...

The British At Le Mans

Author: Ian Wagstaff
Publisher: Motor Racing Publications
ISBN: 9781899870806
Size: 52.34 MB
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This book pays tribute not just to the people behind the wheel, but to all who have shared in their successes and disappointments over 85 years.


Author: David Kiley
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Size: 49.10 MB
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The emphasis in vehicle design has long been on establishing lines and
proportions and in stretching the skin around a structure. Why not play with the
skin! BMW has long had a closer connection to the fine arts than any other car
company. In 1975, French race-car driver and professional auctioneer Hervé
Poulain transformed an icon of automobile racing, the Le Mans race car, by
driving a BMW 3.0 CSL painted by artist Alexander Calder. Poulain's rolling-
canvas idea—BMW race ...

Corvette Racing

Author: David Kimble
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 0760343438
Size: 36.98 MB
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For Corvette and racing fans, this book is the definitive word on Corvette’s nearly 60 years of competition. From the very beginning, Chevrolet’s Corvette existed for one reason and one reason only: to go racing.

Bmw Art Cars

Author: Thomas Girst
Publisher: Hatje Cantz Pub
ISBN: 9783775733458
Size: 12.62 MB
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First publication on BMW Art Cars produced by artists. Alexander Calder's BMW 3.0 CSL from 1975 was the first BMW Art Car.

Art And The Automobile

Author: Douglas B. Tubbs
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... whose abstracts of motor accident scenes put Warhol into reverse. They have
the compelling horror of a realistic Crucifixion, or of Fox's Book of Martyrs. But
away with gloom. The world's foremost collector of motoring art, Maitre Herve
Poulain, to whom the author of this book owes more than he can ever repay, is
also a racing driver. After a successful career in sprints, hillclimbs and short races
he entered for the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1975, with a 3.5-litre B.M.W. What
more natural ...