Flying at up to 450mph, wingtip-to-wingtip, just feet above the ground, the Mustangs, Bearcats, Corsairs, and other Unlimited Class air racers are the fastest, loudest, and most powerful piston-engined aircraft in the world. Witness these amazing aircraft, their daring pilots and the dedicated crews as they compete head-to-head at Renos annual pilon air races in Nevada.
About the Author
Mike O'Leary regularly covers American open-wheel racing, writing from his home in Bloomington, Indiana. He is personal friends with Rodger Ward's son and had exclusive access to family photos as well as new insights into the career of this legendary driver. He is the author of two previous Motorbooks titles: Outlaw Sprints; and Mario Andretti: The Complete Record.