Delaware Auto Racing, Delaware (Images of Sports Series)

Delaware Auto Racing, Delaware (Images of Sports Series)

by Chad Culver, Wayne Culver
     
 


The First State of Delaware has a legendary history of automobile racing. Since the first racers roared down the dusty Delaware State Fairgrounds track in 1915 at Wawaset Park, Wilmington, Delaware, auto racing has thrilled capacity crowds all over the state. Images of Sports: Delaware Auto Racing documents and explores the tracks, cars, and people that made… See more details below

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The First State of Delaware has a legendary history of automobile racing. Since the first racers roared down the dusty Delaware State Fairgrounds track in 1915 at Wawaset Park, Wilmington, Delaware, auto racing has thrilled capacity crowds all over the state. Images of Sports: Delaware Auto Racing documents and explores the tracks, cars, and people that made racing what it is today. The history of racing can be seen in historic photographs from the legendary dirt tracks, like Delmar and Georgetown Speedways, to the high banked turns of Delaware's NASCAR track--Dover Downs. Rare images have been collected from drivers, car owners, fans, and historians to provide an insightful look into auto racing in Delaware. Many of the historic photographs have never been published.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738592077
Publisher:
Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date:
02/27/2012
Series:
Images of Sports Series
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
1,345,917
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)

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