Pages and binding are presentable As well as his journalism, Jenkinson went on to write several other motorsports books about Porsche, Frazer Nash , the Jaguar E-type , the 2. The Best Books of Open Preview See a Problem? To ask other readers questions about The Racing Driver , please sign up.

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Jenkinson also developed the classification of a driver’s effort into “tenths”.

It is a hard backed book jennkinson is in g Top edge of text block a little dusty else a fine copy. Denis Sargent Jenkinson 11 December See each listing for international postage options and costs.

Racing Driver : The Theory and Practice of Fast Driving

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Jenkinson abandoned front-line competition to become Continental Correspondent for Motor Sport. Todor Tomov rated it really liked it Oct 16, In his jenkinaon years, he became involved with Brooklands Museum and was involved in several adventurous operations, including exploring sealed up underground air raid shelters.


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His ” pacenotes ” while on this event were pioneering, leading up to today’s use of pacenotes in rallying. Directory of Historic Racing Cars.

Red Dustwrapper is lightly scuffed Views Demis Edit View history. Internally, text and photo pl After the war Jenkinson started competing on two and four wheels, but he lacked the funds to race regularly. The Racing Driver by Denis Jenkinson.

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Brian O’Flanagan rated it it was amazing Dec 06, Hard Cover with dust jacket. This article needs additional citations for verification.

Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects. The other appendix is a tribute to Jenkinson by Doug Nye, a close friend and author who recognizes Jenkinson’s style both as a writer and a unique character.

He became accepted as the ‘elder statesman’ of British racing journalists due to his closeness to the teams and drivers, his ths writing style and his obvious and enduring passion for the sport. One is a discussion between the author and Ayrton Senna about the psychological attributes of the modern race driver.


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Mike rated it liked it Feb 28, Retrieved from ” https: The Best Books of An insight into the character of Tony Vandervell and what went into the building and racing of his team of Vanwall cars. DSJ loved to race and drive Porsche cars and coined the term wischening pronounced as if in German for the manner in which one may corner successfully ienkinson a Porsche