Former Brawn GP CEO Nick Fry’s new book promises to lift the lid on its fairytale 2009 championship success. But it’s only opened part-way, writes Ben Evans.
At nearly a thousand pages, is this vast biography of Enzo Ferrari worth investing your money -and time – in?
The glorious excess of the turbo era is captured in this essential reference to every Formula 1 car which raced during that spectacular decade.
So you didn’t shell out 20 quid for that disappointing Kimi Raikkonen book? Congratulations: You can afford to buy “Driven” instead.
Kimi Raikkonen, Formula 1’s most enigmatic and least understood driver, gave a top Finnish author exclusive access to write this highly-anticipated profile of the 2007 world champion.
The rivalry between Ayrton Senna and Alain Prost has hardly been neglected by F1 authors. Does The Power and the Glory add something new to the story?
Adrian Newey’s autobiography was called “How to Build a Car”, so of course John Barnard had to go one better with “The Perfect Car”. But is it as good a read?
Didier Pironi has often been cast as the villain in the tragic tale of what went on between him and Gilles Vileneuve at Ferrari in 1982. This new biography presents a different angle.
Does ‘The Best of the Best’ do justice to the legacy of a driver with the extraordinary talent of Jim Clark? Read the RaceFans verdict.
The Monaco Grand Prix is one week away so what better time to read up on the history of F1’s most prestigious race?
Having put down his microphone at the end of last season,. David Hobbs has now put the story of his incredibly varied motor racing career on paper.
This memoir by Jim Clark’s former number one mechanic offers a fresh perspective on the driver who died 50 years ago next week.
If F1 car design is your thing you need to make room on your bookshelf for this exhaustive guide to the diverse chassis of the seventies.
We all know Adrian Newey can wield a pencil but his new autobiography “How to Build a Car ” shows he’s just as handy with a pen.
Don’t expect to get the full story on Jenson Button from his new autobiography – the 2009 world champion clearly isn’t ready to reveal all just yet.
Former McLaren mechanic Marc Priestley’s frank account of behind-the-scenes hedonism in Formula One makes for an extraordinary read.
The Cahier photographic archive has been raided for this latest candidate for your coffee table. But is this more than just a collection of pretty pictures?
Books about individual F1 car designs are common but it’s unusual to come across an entire work dedicated to a single example of a car.
This book tells the stories of almost 400 F1 races which did not count towards the championship and offers a new perspective on who was the greatest driver.
An appalling crash in 1980 ended the motor racing career of Stephen South, a driver some considered a match for Nigel Mansell.