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Motor Racing at Nassau in the 1950s & 1960s (Those were the by Terry O'Neil

By Terry O'Neil

Motor Racing at Nassau specializes in the imaginative and prescient of 1 guy, Captain Sherman ‘Red‘ Crise, and his quest to deliver motor racing to the Bahamas. From its stuttering begin in 1954, his occasion swiftly constructed in stature to turn into an important and prestigious activities vehicle occasion at the race calendar except international Championship occasions. The races all started within the mid-1950s and endured for 13 years, and are defined by means of many commentators because the ‘Golden Age' of motor racing, the place across the world acclaimed drivers attended Nassau to combine with the various novice racers from the United States and revel in the solar, events and racing. for lots of drivers, the social scene used to be as very important because the racing, and in later years prize funds used to be an additional incentive to show up – in 1960, it was once claimed to be the top paying occasion at the race calendar. phrases by myself can't start to describe the ambience generated on the races, so the wealth of formerly unpublished photos including an entire choice of programme covers, and different fabric collected in the course of six years of study, deliver genuine vibrancy to those interesting race money owed.

eBook ISBN: 978-1-845848-47-7 (9781845848477)
Print ISBN: 9781845841980 (9781845841980)

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