How to drive : real-world instruction and advice from Hollywood's top driver / Ben Collins.
- 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.
0 current holds with 2 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Westfield Washington PL - Westfield||629.283 Collins (Text)||78292000358161||Adult New Book Collection||Checked out||07/11/2017|
|Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch||629.283 COLLINS (Text)||33946003140451||Nonfiction . 2nd Floor||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781452145297
- ISBN: 1452145296
- Physical Description: 279 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
- Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, 
|General Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (page 276) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Introduction: How to drive -- A very short history of driving. Roads aren't straightforward -- Burning rubber -- Road rage -- The driving test -- King of the road -- The basics. Are you sitting comfortably -- The beast -- Smooth operator -- Shifting gears -- Steering -- Braking -- Curves: the art of turning a corner -- The open road. Avoiding accidents -- Intersections -- Passing -- Multilane highways -- Freeways/interstate highways -- In the zone -- Free your mind (and the rest will follow) -- Vision -- Night driving -- Basic instinct -- Visualization: the perfect lap -- Skidding. The limits of grip -- Driving in wet weather -- Winter driving -- Worst-case scenarios -- Stunt driving -- Epilogue: drifting through London..
|Summary, etc.:|| You probably drive on a daily basis. Driving should be a pleasurable experience-- but it is also one of the most dangerous. Collins, a professional driver, shares expert skills culled from his career racing in the Le Mans series and NASCAR, piloting the Batmobile, and dodging bullets with James Bond. He provides a history of driving, a crash-course in the physics of motion, and provides tips for greater control and safer, more efficient and fun experiences behind the wheel.
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