"My life and my Cars" is an autobiography of W.O. Bentley.
The story of Bentley is full of passion and fervour.
Is also a fairly rare book.
He writes about his first motor, the heroic deeds of the Bentley Boys, The adventures in Le Mans, the beautiful test rides on the continent, the financial problems, Bentley's frustrations during board meetings, the oversight of Rolls-Royce when Bentley Motors went in suspension.
Bentley's reputation of taciturnity, his love and admiration for those with whom he worked, the engineers, designers and mechanics, are revealed.
Bentley's contribution to the Second World War is told, design aircraft engines.
The book is provided with illustrations.
The annexes deal with race statistics, production figures, test reports and a very detailed report of the Le Mans race from 1930.
Hardcover: 240 pages
- Tipo de objeto
- Original / oficial
- My life and my cars.
- Como nuevo
- 3×16×24 cm
- Año (objeto más reciente)