MOTOR RALLYING / RALLY DRIVING. Autocross is the easiest, safest, and least expensive way to get into motorsports. Anyone with a helmet and a car can do it. Of course, it doesn't hurt to have some driving skills, which is where this book comes in. As a veteran racer and professional driving coach, Ross Bentley knows what it takes to compete and to win, and he gives readers the benefit of that knowledge in qWinning Autocross Techniquesq.The first in the qSpeed Secretsq series to address a specific form ofracing, this volume focuses on the skills critical to autocross success: car handling and driver skill at high speeds on unique courses. Bentley clearly details the steps and techniques that help autocross drivers maintain control and dominate a course at speed. Though specific to autocross, and essential to mastering its particular challenges, his advice and instruction in this book will prove invaluable to drivers who go on to road racing as well.Well driven, an automatic can be just as competitive as a car with a manual transmission. The power from the engine is delivered in a slightly more direct and positive manner in a manual than with an automatic, but the advantage is small withanbsp;...
|Title||:||Winning Autocross Techniques|
|Author||:||Ross Bentley, Per Schroeder|
|Publisher||:||Motorbooks International - 2009-01-10|