Bruce McLaren, The Man and his Racing Team - SIGNED by the Author (1971)
YOUNG, Eoin S.
London: Eyre & Spottiswoode
Near Fine / Very Good
First edition. Octavo, pp 215. Brown cloth covered hard boards, gilt to spine, and in the original unclipped dust jacket (£2.00). SIGNED and Inscribed to the title page by the author: “To ____ | Remembering a Great Driver and a Great Friend | Eoin S Young”. New Zealander Bruce McLaren raced in Formula 1, winning the US Grand Prix in 1959 and coming 2 in the 1960 World Championship before moving on to win the Indianapolis 500 three times as well as Le Mans and Sebring. McLaren died testing one of his own cars at Goodwood in 1970. His greatest legacy is not his driving but the McLaren Racing Team which continues to be a leading force in Formula 1 racing.
Near Fine condition book in a Very Good jacket which is a little rubbed and has a 1” tear from the top edge.