AYRTON SENNA

Subtitle A Life Lived at Full Speed

Christopher Hilton
Price £35.00
Description Description
A true collector's item this book also includes special ephemera from Senna’s life: readers can pull out and examine replicas of his baptism certificate, handwritten letters and race agendas, a keepsake formal photo, autographed team stickers, and more than 20 other special items.

Ayrton Senna details and profiles the extraordinary life of this beloved Formula 1 race car driver with expertly written text, historic photographs, and interactive memorabilia.

During his lifetime, Brazilian Formula 1 racing champion Ayrton Senna was widely recognized as a leader in his sport, a pioneer in driving technique, a hard racer and a compassionate man. Since his fatal crash during the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix, Senna’s remarkable career and humanitarian outlook have continued to inspire the world. Since his death the Ayrton Senna Institute, his most important legacy, has helped educate more than 7.8 million Brazilian children.
 
The Senna family has opened its archives, sharing never-before-seen photographs of private moments at home and at the racetrack. A true collector's item this book also includes special ephemera from Senna’s life: readers can pull out and examine replicas of his baptism certificate, handwritten letters and race agendas, a keepsake formal photo, autographed team stickers, and more than 20 other special items.
 
In exclusive interviews, Senna’s family and teammates share personal anecdotes and favourite memories from a life truly lived at full speed. Fully illustrated and uniquely interactive, Ayrton Senna: A Life Lived at Full Speed will be a cherished addition to any fan’s collection.
Format:
Format Novelty - Hardcover 192 Pages
ISBN:
ISBN 9781781318065
Size:
Size8.74 in x 12.24 in / 222.00 mm x 311.00 mm
Published:
Published Date October 11th, 2018
Christopher Hilton
The late Christopher Hilton was a leading authority on contemporary and historic motorsports and has written more than 30 books on the subject, specializing in biographies on modern Formula 1 drivers. He produced a groundbreaking study of the Donington Grands Prix of 1937 and 1938 as well as the definitive biography of motorcycle champion Mike Hailwood. In addition to being a well-respected former sports journalist with the Daily Express who became a prolific book author, Hilton wrote best-selling biographies of Ayrton Senna and Michael Schumacher in addition to numerous other motor racing, sports, and history books. His books have been translated into 15 languages. 
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