Working the Wheel

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Ebury Publishing, 2005 - Transportation - 296 pages
In this unique book the reader will have his armchair converted to the laid-down cockpit of a Formula One car and be swept around the world's classic motor racing circuits. He will experience the extraordinary sensations, the adrenaline and the atmosphere as told by the sport's best analyst. Together with F1's respected journalist, Maurice Hamilton, Brundle brings his infallible humour and insight, his experiences and opinion, to each of the circuits and its classic races. From the camber at Monaco, which will leave your wheels hanging in the air, to Melbourne and the dynamics behind the most dramatic crash of the decade. Encompassing such essential details as neck-snapping acceleration, smashing cars worth a quarter of a million and the amount of sweat a driver will lose in a race, this is a rare F1 book - funny, opinionated, evocative and dramatic.

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About the author (2005)

Martin Brundle's 12-year F1 career gave him eight podium finishes. He is Director of the British Racing Driver's Club and shareholder in the Brundle motor dealerships in his Native Norfolk. He has received two Royal Society of Television Awards for his commentary.

Maurice Hamilton has been a freelance writer of F1 for 25 years. He has won four awards and written 15 books including ghosting Damon Hill's bestselling account of his 1994 season. He is motor racing correspondent for the Observerand F1 commentator for Radio 5 Live.

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