The story of the driver rated by many as the best woman ever to race cars, and the most capable ever to have driven in Formula One. Her 50-year career began at the age of five in South Africa, moving to Holland and England and then the USA, before gaining renewed life at the famous Goodwood Revival historic race events. This fascinating story shows that a woman can, and did, fight her way to the top of motorsport.When Jody arrived in England, courtesy of a free ticket on South African Airways, he had a small cash allowance from Ford, a job waiting for ... at Forda#39;s Boreham Competition Department, the use of a road car, and a racing Escort Mexico for the national one make championship. ... By the time DesirAc won her award it meant little more than a check for R2500, two return air tickets to London, and a ... The impact tore off all four wheels, the chassis was bent like a banana, and every singleanbsp;...
|Title||:||Driven by Desire|
|Publisher||:||Veloce Publishing Ltd - 2011-10-15|