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Sports car racing

by Brooklyn, Billie,

Format: Print Book 2015
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Robinson Library Juvenile Non-Fiction J SPORTS RACING BROOKLYN
Location  Robinson Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  J SPORTS RACING BROOKLYN
 
 
Summary
The exciting world of sports car racing is covered in this book, an age-appropriate look at a motorsport that's gaining popularity all over the world. Readers will learn about Grand Touring models, touring models, and prototypes, and how each kind of sports car brings something unique to the sport. the body text, "Fast Fact" fact boxes, and sidebars cover the history of the sport, its rules, action in the pit crew, famous drivers, exciting racing, and how readers can start to participate. the text concludes with a graphic organizer of the flags seen at sports car racing events.
Contents
What is sports car racing?
History of sports car racing
The Grand Touring sports car
The prototype sports car
Endurance races
Sprint races
Sports car safety
Sports car racing series
24 hours at Le Mans
Rolex 24 at Daytona
12 hours of Sebring
Meet the pit crew
You and sports car racing.

Additional Information
Series Checkered flag (PowerKids Press)
Subjects Sports car racing -- Juvenile literature.
Grand Prix racing -- Juvenile literature.
Sports car racing.
Grand Prix racing.
Publisher New York :2015
Language English
Description 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9781499401608
1499401604
1499401663
9781499401660
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