Alpine and Renault : The Development of the Revolutionary Turbo F1 Car, 1968 to 1979 Hardback
by Roy Smith
This is the first ever English language book about Alpine Renault and the development of the first turbocharged racing car.
It describes the history of the two companies involved in the project, the thinking behind the creation of this revolutionary Grand Prix car and the men concerned - from the first ideas to the final ultimate success.The author covers the development of an experimental car by Alpine in the 1960s, the work of Gordini the engine-tuning genius, the early tests, and the final Renault-built Grand Prix car built to specific Formula 1 regulations.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 240 pages, 441
- Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd
- Publication Date: 15/10/2008
- Category: Motor cars: general interest
- ISBN: 9781845841775