PORSCHE 917 – The Heroes, The Victories, The Myth
Porsche 917-Die Helden, die Siege, der MythosBi-lingual German/English
by Jörg-Thomas Födisch, Jost Neßhöver, Rainer Roßbach and Harold Schwarz
Autographed by either Vic Elford or by Derek Bell + Vic Elford
13” x 12″ x 1” (33 x 30.5 x 2.5 cms)
This comprehensive book describes the breathtaking development and the fascinating technology of this amazing sportscar. Backed up with comprehensive race statistics, the book includes personal insights from many contemporary witnesses involved with the design, conception, building and racing of the 917! The presentation is GREAT! The photos are STUNNING! This is an AMAZING book!
And, of course, Vic is featured in the book!
Revised and extended 2nd Edition.
The English texts have been completely revised by John Davenport, some pictures have been changed and 24 additional pages feature stories on Vic Elford, David Piper and race engineer Helmut Flegl. Even to a greater extent than before, this is one of the most comprehensive documentations on Porsche’s legendary sports car, which was not only responsible for the first victory at Le Mans of the Zuffenhausen team, but also for many wins all over the world up to successful years in the Can-Am series.