Go Like Hell: Ford, Ferrari, and Their Battle for Speed and Glory at Le Mans

Go Like Hell: Ford, Ferrari, and Their Battle for Speed and Glory at Le Mans

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Product features
10
Online Popularity
10
Customer Positive Reviews
9.8
Customer Negative Reviews
0.2
9.65

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Product Features

  • A page-turning history of the most legendary endurance race in the world
  • Provides an inside look at Ford’s transformation from a humble carmaker to one of America’s biggest postwar businesses
  • Learn about Ferrari’s rise as a global icon and its legacy in motorsport
  • With first-hand accounts from drivers, team owners, mechanics, journalists, and fans. Go Like Hell is more than just a story about cars—it reveals how Le Mans became one of the defining contests for automobile engineering and design; automotive culture; human ambition; innovation over tradition; class structure; globalization; free enterprise vs communism

Product Overview

  • ASIN : B003K16PBY
  • Publisher : Mariner Books; Illustrated edition (June 17, 2010)
  • Publication date : June 17, 2010
  • Language : English
  • File size : 1311 KB
  • Text-to-Speech : Enabled
  • Screen Reader : Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting : Enabled
  • X-Ray : Enabled
  • Word Wise : Enabled
  • Print length : 321 pages
  • Lending : Not Enabled

About Go Like Hell: Ford, Ferrari, and Their Battle for Speed and Glory at Le Mans

Go Like Hell tells the thrilling story of Ford’s battle to catch up to Ferrari at Le Mans in the 1960s. With young, ambitious Henry Ford II at the helm, the company set out to build a car that could beat Ferrari on the track. The resulting battle was legendary, and provides some of the most exciting racing scenes ever put to film. If you love cars—or if you just love a good underdog story—this book is for you.

Top Positive Reviews

  • Learn about the rivalry between Ford and Ferrari at Le Mans
  • Discover what it takes to win at this iconic race
  • Get a behind-the-scenes look at the technology and engineering that goes into racing
  • Understand the importance of teamwork in motorsports

Top Negative Reviews

  • Fascinating subject;poorly written
  • Half a Story

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