Go Like Hell: Ford, Ferrari, and Their Battle for Speed and Glory at Le Mans


Go Like Hell: Ford, Ferrari, and Their Battle for Speed and Glory at Le Mans Author A. J. Baime
ISBN-10 0547336055
ISBN-13 9780547336053
Year 2010-06-17
Pages 336
Language English
Publisher Mariner Books
Download Link Click Here


By the early 1960s the Ford Motor Company built to bring automobile transportation to the masses was falling behind Young Henry Ford Ii who had taken the reins of his grandfather s company with little business experience to speak of knew he had to do something to shake things up Baby boomers were taking to the road in droves looking for speed not safety style not comfort Meanwhile Enzo Ferrari whose cars epitomized style lorded it over the European racing scene He crafted beautiful sports cars science fiction on wheels but was also called the Assassin because so many drivers perished while racing them Go Like Hell tells the remarkable story of how Henry Ford Ii with the help of a young visionary named Lee Iacocca and a former racing champion turned engineer Carroll Shelby concocted a scheme to reinvent the Ford company They would enter the high stakes world of European car racing where an adventurous few threw safety and sanity to the wind They would design build and race a car that could beat Ferrari at his own game at the most prestigious and brutal race in the world something no American car had ever done Go Like Hell transports readers to a risk filled glorious time in this brilliant portrait of a rivalry between two industrialists the cars they built and the pilots who would drive them to victory or doom

Related Books:

Go Like Hell

Author: A. J. Baime
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547416563
Size: 61.89 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 4113


Go Like Hell

Author: Albert J. Baime
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618822195
Size: 23.51 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 7316


Go Like Hell

Author: A J Baime
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446497461
Size: 15.34 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 1730


Ford Gt

Author: Preston Lerner
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 0760347875
Size: 66.64 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 1777


Ford Gt

Author: Larry Edsall
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 0760319936
Size: 22.35 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 4560


Ford Versus Ferrari

Author: Anthony Pritchard
Publisher: Haynes Publishing UK
ISBN: 9781844259304
Size: 63.61 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 7605


Return To Glory

Author: Matthew DeBord
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press
ISBN: 0802189555
Size: 50.95 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 6114


Enzo Ferrari

Author: Richard Williams
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446450376
Size: 17.68 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 6349


Big Shots

Author: A. J. Baime
Publisher: New Amer Library
ISBN: 9780451209801
Size: 18.52 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 4006



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *