Murray Walker's Formula One Heroes

Murray Walker's Formula One Heroes

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Murray Walker combines and enclyclopaedic knowlege of Grand Prix racing with an unbridled fanaticism that remains undimmed after more than half a century of race commentaries. In his personal tribute to the sport, he celebrates the most talented drivers of all time, the rivalries that have set his pulse racing and the circuits he finds the most inspiring. This updated edition of Murray Walker's Formula One Heroes gives an 'in a nutshell' appraisal of legends old and new from an esteemed hero and geniuine F1 insider who, even now he' retired, cannot keep his all-consuming passion off the page.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 200 pages
  • 111 x 177 x 13mm | 122g
  • Ebury Publishing
  • Virgin Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 1x8pp b&w photos
  • 0753510634
  • 9780753510636
  • 2,103,274

Review quote

"'AN ESSENTIAL BUY FOR MOTOR SPORT ENTHUSIASTS.' EVENING STANDARD 'The authenticity of every detail, opinion and emotion brings a rare sense of immediacy and transfers with it the undeniable power of Walker's enthusiasm.' Daily Telegraph 'What really sets this book apart are the warm tributes to his friends behind the scenes.' Autosport 'A must, not just for the coffee table, but merits a permanent place at your bedside.' F1 News 'It's a bargain because you know it's accurate and the considered opinion of a motor racing expert.' Motoring News"show more

About Murray Taylor

Murray Walker was the indisputable voice of Formula One for over 50 years. He retired from the commentary box in 2001. Simon Taylor is a racing journalist and is editor for numerous motoring publications such as Motor Sport and Classic & Sports Car.show more

Back cover copy

Murray Walker combines and enclyclopaedic knowlege of Grand Prix racing with an unbridled fanaticism that remains undimmed after more than half a century of race commentaries. In his personal tribute to the sport, he celebrates the most talented drivers of all time, the rivalries that have set his pulse racing and the circuits he finds the most inspiring. This updated edition of Murray Walker's Formula One Heroes gives an 'in a nutshell' appraisal of legends old and new from an esteemed hero and geniuine F1 insider who, even now he' retired, cannot keep his all-consuming passion off the page.show more

Review Text

"An essential buy for motor sport enthusiasts"show more

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22 ratings
3.81 out of 5 stars
5 32% (7)
4 27% (6)
3 36% (8)
2 0% (0)
1 5% (1)
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