The Daytona 500: The Thrill and Thunder of the Great American Race (Spectacular Sports) PDF

The Daytona 500: The Thrill and Thunder of the Great American Race (Spectacular Sports)

Len: 87
Author: Nancy Roe Pimm
Number of pages: 64
Date Published: 2011-01-01

Who won the first Daytona 500? What do teams do to prepare their cars for 500 miles of hard, high-speed racing? Who gave the Daytona 500 the nickname the ""Great American Race""? Learn all about stock ...

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Extreme BMX Freestyle (Nailed It!) PDF

Extreme BMX Freestyle (Nailed It!)

Len: 34
Author: Virginia Loh-Hagan Edd
Number of pages: 32
Date Published: 2015-08-01

High interest, edgy activities fill the pages of Nailed It! Extreme BMX Freestyle. The carefully written, considerate text will hold the readers' interest and allow for successful mastery and comprehe ...

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A. J. Foyt (Race Car Legends: Collector's Edition) PDF

A. J. Foyt (Race Car Legends: Collector's Edition)

Len: 50
Author: Josh Wilker
Number of pages: 72
Date Published: 2007-10-01

As the son of an automechanic, racing great A.J. Foyt grew up in the world of fast cars. Foyt dropped out of high school in order to pursue his passion for auto racing full time. It was a risky gamble ...

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Janet Guthrie: First Woman at Indy PDF

Janet Guthrie: First Woman at Indy

Len: 34
Author: Ross Robert Olney
Number of pages: 54
Date Published: 1978-11

A biography of the first woman ever to attempt to race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. ...

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Behind the Wheel: Poems about Driving PDF

Behind the Wheel: Poems about Driving

Len: 37
Author: Janet Wong
Number of pages: 54
Date Published: 2012-01-15

In this collection of 36 poems (plus a new author's note at the end of the book), award-winning poet Janet Wong covers familiar territory: everything from parents as air bags ("in your face") to car s ...

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Danica Patrick: Racing's Trailblazer (USA Today Lifeline Biographies) PDF

Danica Patrick: Racing's Trailblazer (USA Today Lifeline Biographies)

Len: 69
Author: Karen Sirvaitis
Number of pages: 112
Date Published: 2010-08-01

As USA TODAY, the Nation's No. 1 Newspaper, puts it, Danica Patrick shattered several records...at the storied Indianapolis 500. Even more lasting will be the point she made. During the 2005 race that ...

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Demolition Derby (Race Car Legends Series) PDF

Demolition Derby (Race Car Legends Series)

Len: 42
Author: Richard M. Huff
Number of pages: 64
Date Published: 1999-10

The history of the precursor to the monster truck rallies is profiled in this smashing volume. ...

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The Need for Speed (Race Car Legends: Collector's Edition) PDF

The Need for Speed (Race Car Legends: Collector's Edition)

Len: 58
Author: Tara Baukus Mello
Number of pages: 64
Date Published: 2007-10-01

Helps you learn about the competitive world of land speed racing. Featuring full-color photographs, this book highlights the amazing speed machines and their intrepid drivers who compete on racecourse ...

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Jacques Villeneuve (Champion Sports Biography) PDF

Jacques Villeneuve (Champion Sports Biography)

Len: 46
Author: Ken Sparling
Number of pages: 108
Date Published: 1999-10

Jacques Villeneuve avoided motor racing when his famous father was alive. It's surprising that he became a race car driver soon after Gilles Villeneuve's tragic death in a racing crash. After trying ...

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Dale Earnhardt (Race Car Legends) PDF

Dale Earnhardt (Race Car Legends)

Len: 33
Author: Michael Benson
Number of pages: 64
Date Published: 1996-02

There has never been a harder charging--and more feared--driver than Dale Earnhardt, on of the top racers on the stock-car circuit. ...

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