Janet Guthrie: A Life at Full Throttle

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Sport Media Pub., 2005 - Sports & Recreation - 398 pages
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In this beautifully written book, Guthrie tells her story from the beginning. Nearly two decades in the making, Lady and Gentlemen captures the poignant detail of the complexity of the racing business. On a deeper level, she conveys all that she encountered along the way as a woman in the most testosterone-charged of men's worlds.

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Janet Guthrie : A Life at Full Throttle

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Former race car driver Guthrie competed successfully at the highest levels of both Indy car and NASCAR racing in the late 1970s and was the first woman to have raced in the nation's two most ... Read full review

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This is the best book about auto racing I have ever read. It is literate, intelligent, fast-moving, and insightful. Guthrie was the first woman to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 and the first woman ... Read full review



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