Classic Motorcycle Race Engines

Classic Motorcycle Race Engines : Expert Technical Analysis of the World's Great Power Units

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This authoritative book, elegantly written in highly digestible style by the foremost expert on the subject, provides in-depth analysis of classic motorcycle race engines spanning eight decades, from the 1930s Guzzi 500 120-degree twin to the latest Yamaha YZR M1 in-line four. Packed with technical detail, the book provides an absorbing insight into the technology employed in a wide variety of motorcycle engines, investigating the diverse approaches taken by various manufacturers over the years in the search for race-winning performance.

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Product details

  • Hardback | 408 pages
  • 175.26 x 236.22 x 33.02mm | 1,111.3g
  • J H Haynes & Co Ltd
  • Somerset, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Illustrations (some col.)
  • 1844259943
  • 9781844259946
  • 123,268

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About Kevin Cameron

Kevin Cameron has been a distinguished columnist for leading US magazine Cycle World for over 20 years, writing mainly on technical topics. He lives in the state of Massachusetts , USA.

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