Volume 2 of Sports Car Racing in the South, Texas to Florida [1959/1960]
This is the Front and back cover of Sports Car Racing in the South, Volume 2
After receiving the 2012 Nicholas-Joseph Cugnot Award by the Society of Automotive Historians for Volume 1 [1957/1958] in October, Dalton Watson Fine Books is pleased to announce that Volume 2 has now gone to print.
The second in a series of three, this book describes in detail all sports car events held between Texas and Florida during the 1959 and 1960 seasons. Sixty-six events are covered, in Texas [Fort Worth, Longview, Galveston Island, Corpus Christi, Hondo, San Marcos and El Paso], Florida [Sebring, Daytona Beach, Cocoa-Titusville, Boca Raton, Opa Locka, Venice, Kissimmee, Dunnellon and Pensacola], Oklahoma [Oklahoma City and Muskogee], Louisiana [Mansfield, Bossier City and Hammond], Alabama [Courtland, Auburn and Dothan], Georgia [Gainesville and Faulkville], Arkansas [Stuttgart] and New Mexico [Fort Sumner].
Volume 2 contains 437 pages and 565 photographs, many taken by 1964 Pulitzer prize winner Bob Jackson. Additional contributions came from photographers Flip Schulke, Bob Tronolone and Jeff Allison, and the personal collections of Bob Schroeder, David Lane, Roy Schechter, Nedra Ware, Bill Janowski, R. David Jones, Alan Connell, Jack Hinkle, Art Huttinger, Chuck Cassel, Ed Rahal, Bill Kimberly, Russell Cowles, Richard Macon, Frank Harrison and others.
Price: USD 155 [GBP 95]
Availability: March 2013 [from www.daltonwatson.com or firstname.lastname@example.org]
Edited by Jerry Entin, 10 January 2013 - 22:52.