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The NASCAR drivers featured in these pages are the drivers who make stock car racing one of the fastest, and fastest-growing, sports around. They come from a variety of backgrounds and experiences, from all corners of the country.  Some of NASCAR’s top racers bear an impressive racing pedigree, with names like Earnhardt, Gordon and Andretti, names that have been part of stock car racing history for decades. Others have worked their way through anonymity to reach the top, possibly to begin a new line of racing greatness. NASCAR Racers profiles former champions and up-and-coming stars alike. An array of colorful photographs accompany the personal and professional stories behind the leading racers on the circuit today, as well as a couple of veritable legends from recent years. Statistical tables allow you to compare the on-track successes of the different racers over the years. In words, images, and numbers, this book puts all you need to know about your favorite drivers at your fingertips.

Synopsis:

A behind-the-scenes look at the hard-driving elite of stock car racing, NASCAR Drivers profiles today’s top racers from garage and pit lane to finish line and winners circle.

Synopsis:

A behind-the-scenes look at the hard-driving elite of stock car racing, NASCAR  Racers immerses readers in the action of the NASCAR Nextel Cup season from garage and pit lane to finish line and winners circle. Get the inside scoop on today’s top stock car racers-the legendary veterans, the hot newcomers, the Rookie of the Year. Here are stars-Jimmie Johnson, Tony Stewart, Jeff Gordon, Matt Kenseth, Dale Earnhardt, Jr.-in profiles that give the full story on each driver’s career from his earliest racing efforts to the very first Nextel Cup; in year-by-year statistical tables; and in photos that capture the action on the track and off at Americas greatest racing venues.

Synopsis:

The NASCAR drivers featured in these pages are the drivers who make stock car racing one of the fastest, and fastest-growing, sports around. They come from a variety of backgrounds and experiences, from all corners of the country.  Some of NASCAR’s top racers bear an impressive racing pedigree, with names like Earnhardt, Gordon and Andretti, names that have been part of stock car racing history for decades. Others have worked their way through anonymity to reach the top, possibly to begin a new line of racing greatness. NASCAR Racers profiles former champions and up-and-coming stars alike. An array of colorful photographs accompany the personal and professional stories behind the leading racers on the circuit today, as well as a couple of veritable legends from recent years. Statistical tables allow you to compare the on-track successes of the different racers over the years. In words, images, and numbers, this book puts all you need to know about your favorite drivers at your fingertips.

About the Author

Ben White is a photographer, an editor for NASCAR Illustrated, and a well-known authority on NASCAR racing. He lives with his wife and son in Salisbury, North Carolina.
Nigel Kinrade has been photographing NASCAR since the early 1990s and is one of the most prolific shooters on the scene today. He is a regular contributor to Racer magazine and NASCAR Illustrated and has provided photography for several stock car books for Motorbooks.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780760335772
Author:
White, Ben
Publisher:
Motorbooks International
Photographer:
Kinrade, Nigel
Author:
Kinrade, Nigel
Subject:
Automotive - Domestic - History
Subject:
Automotive - History
Subject:
Motor Sports
Subject:
Automotive - General
Subject:
Stock car drivers - United States
Subject:
Nascar (association)
Subject:
Automotive-Racing
Subject:
Drivers
Subject:
stock car
Subject:
Auto Racing
Edition Description:
First
Series:
First Gear
Publication Date:
20090431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
262 color and 71 b/w photos
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.25 x 6.50 in

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Product details 256 pages Motorbooks International - English 9780760335772 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,

A behind-the-scenes look at the hard-driving elite of stock car racing, NASCAR Drivers profiles today’s top racers from garage and pit lane to finish line and winners circle.

"Synopsis" by ,

A behind-the-scenes look at the hard-driving elite of stock car racing, NASCAR  Racers immerses readers in the action of the NASCAR Nextel Cup season from garage and pit lane to finish line and winners circle. Get the inside scoop on today’s top stock car racers-the legendary veterans, the hot newcomers, the Rookie of the Year. Here are stars-Jimmie Johnson, Tony Stewart, Jeff Gordon, Matt Kenseth, Dale Earnhardt, Jr.-in profiles that give the full story on each driver’s career from his earliest racing efforts to the very first Nextel Cup; in year-by-year statistical tables; and in photos that capture the action on the track and off at Americas greatest racing venues.

"Synopsis" by ,

The NASCAR drivers featured in these pages are the drivers who make stock car racing one of the fastest, and fastest-growing, sports around. They come from a variety of backgrounds and experiences, from all corners of the country.  Some of NASCAR’s top racers bear an impressive racing pedigree, with names like Earnhardt, Gordon and Andretti, names that have been part of stock car racing history for decades. Others have worked their way through anonymity to reach the top, possibly to begin a new line of racing greatness. NASCAR Racers profiles former champions and up-and-coming stars alike. An array of colorful photographs accompany the personal and professional stories behind the leading racers on the circuit today, as well as a couple of veritable legends from recent years. Statistical tables allow you to compare the on-track successes of the different racers over the years. In words, images, and numbers, this book puts all you need to know about your favorite drivers at your fingertips.

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