First Among Champions

Author: David Venables
Publisher: Haynes Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781859606315
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The grand prix history of Alfa Romeo, from the building of the Darracq cars in Italy which led to the founding of Alfa in 1910, through the golden years of Vittorio Jano designs including the 158, to the withdrawal of racing after Juan ...

Grand Prix Cars

Author: Denis Jenkinson
Publisher: Edizioni Savine
ISBN: 8896365678
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THE. FIRST. POSTWAR. CHAMPIONS. For the purposes of this survey we will
look more closely at the cars that were the most successful or the most interesting
in the years following World War II up to the present, at the same time noting the
... In 1939 the German firms of MercedesBenz and AutoUnion were allconquering
in Grand Prix racing, though Alfa Romeo, Maserati, Bugatti, Delahaye and Talbot
had been making halfhearted attempts to prevent this German domination.

Performance At The Limit

Author: Mark Jenkins
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521844000
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World Champion since Formula 1 began in 1950. However, this success had ...
Moreover Ferrari's focus had always been to secure the World Drivers'
Championship and Schumacher's title in 2000 had been Ferrari's first since Jody
Scheckter in 1979, a gap of twenty-one years. The roots of Ferrari's 2000 ... a
former driver with the works Alfa Romeo Grand Prix team created Scuderia
Ferrari (SF) based in Modena, between Parma and Bologna in north-eastern Italy
. SF prepared Alfa ...

The Car Book

Author: DK
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 1405390999
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1911 The marque's first model, the 24HP, competes in the Targa Florio race.
1920 Under Nicola Romeo, the company is rebranded Alfa Romeo. 1921 The G1
becomes the first Alfa Romeo model. 1925 An Alfa Romeo P2 wins the first ever
Grand Prix World Championship. 1933 The Italian government saves Alfa Romeo
from bankruptcy; holding company IRI takes over the firm. 1925 and continued to
take Grand Prix titles to the end of the decade. In the 1930s Jano-designed cars ...

Maserati

Author: Anthony Pritchard
Publisher: Haynes Publications
ISBN: 9781859608715
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A sister volume to First Among Champions: The Alfa Romeo Grand Prix Cars and Bugatti: A Racing History, this handsome book completes a trilogy devoted to the great motor racing marques of the 1930s and 1950s.

Strategy

Author: Bob de Wit
Publisher: Cengage Learning EMEA
ISBN: 1408019027
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Furthermore driver Michael Schumacher won his fifth successive drivers' world
championship, the first time a driver had ever achieved such a concentrated
dominance, his previous world championships for the Benetton team in 1994 and
1995 also meant that he had now achieved a total of seven drivers' world
championships making him the most successful driver since F1 began in 1950.
However, this success had not come without controversy. At the Austrian Grand
Prix of 2002 ...

Alfa Romeo Giulia Gt Gta

Author: Johnny Tipler
Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 1904788173
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numerous, fast, and reliable to pip Alfa Romeo for the 2-litre class in the
Championship by just one point. However, it was not ... the tracks Division 1 of
the Monza 4-Hours was won by Regvart/Lang (GTAm), Facetti/Dini (GTAm) took
Division 1 in the Nürburgring Touring Car Grand Prix and Dieter Meyer (GTA
1300 Junior) won the 1300 class. ... Guy Frequelin (GTV 2000) was first in Group
1 on the Monte Carlo Rally and Bernard Beguin (2000 GTV) was home first in the
Tour de France.

Grand Prix Ferrari

Author: Anthony Pritchard
Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 1845846230
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The German Grand Prix on 29 July was only the second postwar race bearing
that name, and the first to be included in the World Championship series. Ferrari
entered four 24-plug cars, driven by Ascari, Villoresi, Gonzalez and Taruffi. The
Ferraris had new brake drums with cooling inlets disposed radially round the
drums. On Ascari's car, however, brake drums of the original type were retained
at the rear. Alfa Romeo also entered four cars, but the team's confidence had
been badly ...

Alfa Romeo

Author: David G. Styles
Publisher: Sutton Pub Limited
ISBN: 9780750919586
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Describes the last successes of Alfa Romeo in Grand Prix racing after World War II. Also remembered are the company's abortive return to Formula 1 as an engine manufacturer and its success in touring car championships.

Alfa Romeo Tipo33

Author: Peter Collins
Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 1904788718
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In retrospect, work was also going on in relation to developing Alfa Romeo's own
Grand Prix chassis as well. The 1976 sports car effort would start with theT33/TT/
12 with the standard flat-12 engine, but then the 2140cc turbocharged unit, which
was being tested at the time on the dynamometer, would be raced – or so was
the early plan. The Turbo flat-12 had two compressors, one per bank of cylinders,
and 550bhp had Alfa Romeo was keen to show its championship winning car at ...