Contains essays concerning various sports or sports topics, from acrobatics to yachting, giving both American and international coverageFinally, since 1960 all F1 cars have been mid-engined with the engine behind the drivera#39;s cockpit and in front of the rear wheels. ... In the early years of Grand Prix racing, specifications for cars commonly changed yearly. ... The primary stipulations limit engine displacement and minimum car weight, although virtually all aspects of car design are regulated to ... Few drivers ever manage to compete at that level; of those who do, few succeed. ... have made modern F1 racing much safer.
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of World Sport|
|Author||:||David Levinson, Karen Christensen|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, USA - 1999|