Whether you are designing a race car from scratch, looking to build from plans or simply trying to understand what it takes to build your own race car, Ron Champion’s book is a wonderful resource to have. While the book focuses on building a specific type of road car (A Lotus 7 replica referred to as a “Lowcost”), it offers many insights into the components, design and fabrication of a race car.
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