Tag: Racing

The racing & high-performance tire using the tires to tune for grip and balance


The racing & high-performance tire : using the tires to tune for grip and balance By Paul Haney
2003 | 286 Pages | ISBN: 0768012414 | PDF | 126 MB
Based on 15 years of tire research, this book presents clear, non-academic explanations of how and why tires really work. Haney provides new insight into topics such as the complexity of rubber, how a pneumatic tire generates grip, and how to tune grip and balance using the load sensitivity of tires.(source: Nielsen Book Data)

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Racing the Enemy Stalin, Truman, and the Surrender of Japan


Racing the Enemy: Stalin, Truman, and the Surrender of Japan by Tsuyoshi Hasegawa
English | May 30, 2005 | ISBN: 0674016939, 0674022416 | True EPUB/PDF | 382 pages | 5.5/1.8 MB
With startling revelations, Tsuyoshi Hasegawa rewrites the standard history of the end of World War II in the Pacific. By fully integrating the three key actors in the story-the United States, the Soviet Union, and Japan-Hasegawa for the first time puts the last months of the war into international perspective.

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Shoulder to Shoulder Bicycle Racing in the Age of Anquetil


The Horton Collection, "Shoulder to Shoulder: Bicycle Racing in the Age of Anquetil"
English | ISBN: 1937715361 | 2015 | 120 pages | AZW3 | 12 MB
With a comb in his pocket, his glamorous blonde wife by his side, and an unyielding will backed by blazing speed, Jacques Anquetil became cycling’s leading ambassador as the sport left behind the post-war era of Fausto Coppi to embrace the promise of the freewheeling sixties.

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RACING HITLER The plucky Brit who fought the Nazi speed machine and won


Mat Oxley, "RACING HITLER: The plucky Brit who fought the Nazi speed machine and won"
English | 2019 | ASIN: B07X9CW2RV | EPUB | pages: 101 | 2.0 mb
The glory years of the battle to be the fastest motorcyclist on earth was the 1930s. During that decade motorcycling’s land-speed record changed hands on at least ten occasions, as British, German and Italian racers pushed deep into the unknown, risking life and limb for gold and glory.

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