BMC Competition Department Secrets.

By: Marcus Chambers; Peter Browning; Stuart Turner; Philip Young.

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Hardback in red cloth covers with silver lettering on the spine, in Fine condition. With dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp 192.With b&w photos, with letters. With index. The real inside story of the legendary BMC Works Competition Department from 1955 to 1970, told by three Competition Managers of the highly successful BMC/British Leyland race and rally teams based at Abingdon. This book reveals the inner workings of one of the most successful motor sport teams Britain has ever seen. Based on previously unpublished internal factory memos, and documents, and the recollections of the prime movers, it describes the ups and downs, and the politics of big time competition. - An excellent and entertaining read, no motor sport enthusiast should be without this book. - The inside story of BMC's motor sport and rallying department from those who really know what went on! Marcus Chambers - BMC Competition Manager 1955-1961, the period during which the Works Healey was in its heyday. Stuart Turner - BMC Competition Manager 1961-1971, the era of the Works Mini. Peter Browning - BMC Competition Manager 1967-1970, the period when the Works Sebring MGC was at the fore. The Department closed in 1970. Very Scarce. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED.

Title: BMC Competition Department Secrets.

Author Name: Marcus Chambers; Peter Browning; Stuart Turner; Philip Young.

Categories: Motoring,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd: 2005

ISBN Number: 1904788688

ISBN Number 13: 9781904788683

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 005846

Keywords: BMC Competition, Peter Browning, Stuart Turner, Marcus Chambers, Racing, Motor Sport, Motoring, ,