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May 2, 2016

We are pleased to announce that author/historian David Hayhoe has agreed to sign copies of his new book 'Formula 1 The Knowledge' exclusively for TMC Customers.

Just released in Europe, this new ' encyclopedia of F1 records and trivia' is expected to arrive here at TMC later this month. Reserve your copy today!

Details below:

* 434 pages containing over 1,000 sections on drivers, the cars, the engines and the circuits

* Performance records of every driver, every constructor and every engine make to have taken part

* A detailed insight into the variety of qualifying procedures throughout the years

* A summary of regulation changes since 1950 * A quick reference guide to every grand prix result 

* Photographs depicting the history of Formula 1

  • When cars 1, 2, 3 and 4 finished 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th
  • Which world champions had the fewest race wins in their career
  • When there were no world champions on the starting grid of a race
  • Which drivers retired from races the most times on home soil
  • Which drivers achieved their first win on home soil
  • When a driver scored no points in the season that his team-mate became world champion
  • When 14 different constructors finished a race in the top 14 positions
  • When 9 different drivers won 9 consecutive races
  • When 8 different constructors finished in the top 8 positions
  • When 7 different drivers won the first 7 races of the season
  • The amusing story behind a famous driver who drove two makes of car in one race
  • How Formula 1 qualifying procedures have evolved over the years
  • How Formula 1 regulations have developed throughout history
  • How Jackie Stewart had a special relationship with number 11
  • More connections to "44" for Lewis Hamilton than you realise

David Hayhoe has been the statistician for Autocourse, "The World's Leading Grand Prix Annual" since 1991, has been author of four editions of the Grand Prix Data Book, and contributed to many other Formula 1 books & magazines, as well as regional newspapers over several decades.

  • Size: 275 x 210 x 37 mm
  • Pages: 434 (90 gram paper, photos on 150 gram paper)
  • Chapters: 27
  • Appendices: 4
  • Photos: 91
  • Cover: Matt Finish Hard Back


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