Nascar The Complete History

Author: Greg Fielden
Publisher: Publications International
ISBN: 1450820700
Size: 16.96 MB
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Every page is packed with incredible racing history. You'll enjoy: • Hundreds of amazing NASCAR photographs • A timeline of notable NASCAR moments from every year • Rankings, points, wins, and earnings for every NASCAR season through 2008 • Details on every top-level NASCAR race • Profiles of NASCAR's top drivers • In-depth essays examining seven decades of NASCAR racing • Fascinating NASCAR trivia and anecdotes

Nascar

Author: Greg Fielden
Publisher:
ISBN: 1605536768
Size: 20.41 MB
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In the past 60 years, NASCAR has taken the lead as America s most popular motor sport and has sped past hockey, golf, basketball, and baseball to become the second-most-watched sport on TV. NASCAR: The Complete History takes you on a thrilling ride through more than a century of racing, from the first closed-circuit auto race in 1896 to the creation of NASCAR in the 1940s to stars of today such as Jimmie Johnson, Tony Stewart, and Dale Earnhardt Jr. This is the definitive guide to the drivers, owners, races, and cars that have made NASCAR great. Every page is packed with incredible racing history. You ll enjoy: Hundreds of amazing NASCAR photographs A timeline of notable NASCAR moments from every year Rankings, points, wins, and earnings for every NASCAR season through 2008 Profiles of NASCAR s top drivers In-depth essays examining seven decades of NASCAR racing Fascinating NASCAR trivia and anecdotes.

Nascar The Complete History

Author: Greg Fielden
Publisher:
ISBN: 1450846890
Size: 18.64 MB
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NASCAR, The Complete History is an updated edition of Consumer Guide's NASCAR Chronicle, a comprehensive pictorial history of American stock car racing from its moonshine-running roots to today's multibillion-dollar industry. The colorful, action-packed story is told the only way it can be told: with the full cooperation of the sport's sanctioning body, the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR). The 564-page book features historic photos from NASCAR's unmatched collection, as well as rich stories about the characters, the cars, and the racetracks.Written by racing historian Greg Fielden, Bryan Hallman, and the Auto Editors of Consumer Guide, and with a foreword by Mike Joy of FOX Sports, this is the only book of its kind sanctioned by NASCAR. Here is a sampling of what is inside the covers of NASCAR, The Complete History:* More than 1,600 photos of cars, drivers, speedways, and memorabilia.* Highlights of each season from NASCAR's inception in 1949 through the 2011 season, including annual championship points standings.* Colorful descriptions of the cars and careers of early legends like Red Byron, Marshall Teague, Fonty Flock, and Tim Flock, plus modern-day legendary drivers like Richard Petty, Jeff Gordon, Jimmie Johnson, Dale Earnhardt Sr., and Dale Earnhardt Jr. * Original ads and promotional illustrations that show the NASCAR culture.* Trivia, anecdotes, and quotes about NASCAR.The leather-bound book has a three-dimensional raised NASCAR badge on its cover. It is worthy addition to any race fan's library.

Nascar Chronicle

Author: Greg Fielden
Publisher: Sellers Publishing
ISBN: 1412710731
Size: 17.17 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This is the complete story of big-time American stock-car racing, from its roots on the moonshine back roads and dusty circle tracks of the South to its stature as a coast-to-coast multibillion-dollar phenomenon. The only book of its kind sanctioned by NASCAR.

The Complete Idiot S Guide To Nascar

Author: Brian Tarcy
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781440636387
Size: 20.61 MB
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The almanac that puts the pedal to the metal. For anyone new to the world of racing or hardcore fans looking for a comprehensive overview, this is the only book necessary. Chronicling the complete history of NASCAR®, as well as its controversies, this almanac-filled with fun facts, trivia, and stats-is the perfect guide for its millions of fans. * NASCAR® is America's #1 spectator sport with 75 million fans * Identifies leagues, top drivers, strategies, scoring systems, rule changes, and terms * Includes a four-color insert * Easy-to-use almanac-style format * Published just in time for the 2008 racing season

1001 Nascar Facts

Author: John Close
Publisher: CarTech Inc
ISBN: 9781613253106
Size: 18.89 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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For nearly 70 years, NASCAR has been the premier sanctioning body for organized Stock Car Racing in the United States. During that time, the sport has grown from a Southern, regional series to a global brand with its races telecast in more than 100 countries around the world.

Author John Close details the earliest races of the 20th Century that laid the groundwork for the formation of NASCAR through today's modern events at mega-race stadiums across the country. Presented in an easy-to-read decade-by-decade "Fact Format," this books allows you to spend a couple of minutes or hours at a time learning about the Cars (and Trucks), Personalities, Tracks, and Milestones of NASCAR, America's most popular and attended form of motorsports. Close, a longtime NASCAR journalist, author, team member, and race-day Spotter, also includes dozens of rare and informative photos that take you from the famed "Beach Course" at Daytona to the high banks of today's NASCAR tracks. A must read for any NASCAR, Stock Car Racing, and American Motorsports fan, the book will provide hours of interesting entertainment as it uncovers rare information and statistical anomalies. p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Arial}