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Take in the excitement of NASCAR—the drivers, the tracks, the legendary moments. With scores of full-color images from Nigel Kinrade, one of the sport’s top photographers, NASCAR offers a fast-paced look at everything NASCAR: the stars, the tracks, the lingo, and the best and worst of NASCAR songs and movies. Whether you’re a newcomer or a diehard fan, in for a quick fix or the full experience, here is NASCAR in all its split-second glory.

 

- Photos and profiles of the top drivers and all 36 racetracks!

 

- Fun facts and quizzes to test your NASCAR knowledge

 

- Useful, easy-to-read glossary of NASCAR terminology

 

- Colorful, action-packed photos of great racing action!

 

Synopsis:

All about NASCAR--the superstars, the tracks, the down-to-the wire finishes, even the culture, from racetrack food to video games--in a colorful, fast-paced format.

Synopsis:

It’s America’s hottest ticket, and it’s in your hand. Take in the excitement of NASCAR--the drivers, the tracks, the down-to-the-wire finishes. With scores of full-color photographs from one of the sport’s top cameramen, this book offers a fast-paced look at everything NASCAR: the lives of the superstars; the greatest courses; the NASCAR lingo; and the best and worst of NASCAR songs, video games, and movies about stock car racing.

Whether you’re a newcomer or a diehard fan, in for a quick fix or the full experience, here is the nation’s most popular sport in all its split-second glory.

Synopsis:

Steve Casper has spent most of his motojournalism career as an editor at 3&4 Wheel Action and Dirt Wheels magazines. His racing resume includes motocross, TT, cross country, desert, and ice events. Steve is currently the communications director for the National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council. His other Motorbooks title is Motocross. He lives in New Glarus, Wisconsin.

 

Nigel Kinrade has been photographing NASCAR racing since the early 1990s and is one of the premier race photographers working today. He is a regular contributor to Racer magazine and NASCAR Illustrated and has provided photography for several of Motorbooks’ NASCAR titles. Kinrade lives in Alpharetta, Georgia.

 

About the Author

Nigel Kinrade lives in Alpharetta, Georgia.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

 

Introduction

Chapter 1: Top 10 Reasons Why We Love Going to NASCAR Races

Chapter 2: The Tracks

Chapter 3: The Drivers

Chapter 4: The Cars

Chapter 5: The Race for the Chase

Chapter 6: Roots of NASCAR

Chapter 7: Fun Facts and Pop Quizzes

Chapter 8: NASCAR in Movies and Songs

Chapter 9: Magazines and Websites

Chapter 10: Greatest Moments in NASCAR

Chapter 11: Legends

Chapter 12: Feudin’ and Cheatin’

Chapter 13: The NASCAR Scene

Chapter 14: The Lingo

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780760329535
Author:
Casper, Steve
Publisher:
Motorbooks
Photographer:
Kinrade, Nigel
Author:
Kinrade, Nigel
Subject:
Motor Sports
Subject:
Stock car racing
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Nascar (association)
Subject:
Stock car racing -- United States.
Subject:
Automotive-Racing
Copyright:
Edition Number:
First
Edition Description:
First
Series:
Gallery
Publication Date:
20070915
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
208 color photos
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
8.25 x 6.5 in 1 lb

Related Subjects

Transportation » Automotive » General
Transportation » Automotive » Racing

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"Synopsis" by ,

All about NASCAR--the superstars, the tracks, the down-to-the wire finishes, even the culture, from racetrack food to video games--in a colorful, fast-paced format.

"Synopsis" by ,

It’s America’s hottest ticket, and it’s in your hand. Take in the excitement of NASCAR--the drivers, the tracks, the down-to-the-wire finishes. With scores of full-color photographs from one of the sport’s top cameramen, this book offers a fast-paced look at everything NASCAR: the lives of the superstars; the greatest courses; the NASCAR lingo; and the best and worst of NASCAR songs, video games, and movies about stock car racing.

Whether you’re a newcomer or a diehard fan, in for a quick fix or the full experience, here is the nation’s most popular sport in all its split-second glory.

"Synopsis" by ,

Steve Casper has spent most of his motojournalism career as an editor at 3&4 Wheel Action and Dirt Wheels magazines. His racing resume includes motocross, TT, cross country, desert, and ice events. Steve is currently the communications director for the National Off-Highway Vehicle Conservation Council. His other Motorbooks title is Motocross. He lives in New Glarus, Wisconsin.

 

Nigel Kinrade has been photographing NASCAR racing since the early 1990s and is one of the premier race photographers working today. He is a regular contributor to Racer magazine and NASCAR Illustrated and has provided photography for several of Motorbooks’ NASCAR titles. Kinrade lives in Alpharetta, Georgia.

 

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