In the year the Le Mans 24 Hours celebrated its 100th anniversary, does its official celebration book live up to the race’s legacy?
Starting from the Back of the Grid is an entertaining account of life inside the Formula 1 paddock, though its non-linear structure may irk some readers.
A new book by Damien Smith covers the story of Benetton long before their current guise as Alpine. But is it worth a Christmas purchase?
Two new F1 biographies on two of the brightest young talents in the sport have been published, but are they worth picking up?
It’s 50 years since Tyrrell’s last championship, 40 since their last win and 25 since they bowed out of F1. This new book tells their story.
A new book inspired by smash hit Netflix series Drive to Survive has surprising depth. Is it a worthwhile buy for new or existing fans of Formula 1?
While death was not uncommon in the early years of the Indianapolis 500, The Last Lap argues the crash which killed Pete Kreis was an unusual case.
A new book dives into the technical side of Formula 1 cars, but does it manage to be informative for novices as well as tech heads?
Books about Ferrari are not hard to come by, so does this new one focusing on the team’s racing in the early Sixties bring anything worthy to the table?
Jon Saltinstall’s ‘Niki Lauda: His Competition History’ was one of the best motorsport books of 2020. Does this new work on Jacky Ickx prove just as unmissable?
A new book explores some of the most fascinating stories of criminal activity in the world of motorsport. But is it a steal at £40, or daylight robbery?
Future F1 racers Michael Schumacher and Vincenzo Sospiri competed in the 1988 Formula Ford Festival, which saw spectacular races but also shocking crashes and controversies, as this exclusive book excerpt relates.
Attempting to spotlight an underappreciated racing team, ‘Formula 1’s Unsung Pioneers’ chronicles British Racing Partnership. But is it a story worth discovering?
A recently updated version of Gordon Kirby’s Rick Mears Biography hit the shelves, but is it worthy of a purchase?
Veteran writers Simon Arron and Tony Dodgins chronicle some key moments throughout F1’s storied history. But is it worth a look for hardcore fans?
A detailed, scientific exploration into the complex psychology and neurology of being a racing driver. But is it impenetrable or profound?
A brand new book chronicles some of the most famous F1 helmet designs of the 20th century. Is it worth a place on your coffee table?
The first major unauthorised biography of Max Verstappen since he became world champion, does Andre Hoogeboom’s new book offer much insight?
Does this tribute to beloved motorsport commentator Murray Walker capture the unique appeal of his “trousers-on-fire” style?
Al Unser Jnr opens up on his struggles with drugs and alcohol during the CART Indycar era in this startlingly candid new book.