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Beast : the top-secret Penske-Ilmor engine that shocked the racing world at the Indy 500 / Jade Gurss.

Gurss, Jade, (author.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Akron Carnegie PL - Akron 796.72 GUR (Text) 75253000061434 Adult NEW Non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781642340105
  • ISBN: 1937747336
  • Physical Description: 328 pages,  illustrations; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Octane Press, 2014.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
The Flight -- Absolute Time -- The Decision -- Why The Indianapolis 500? -- Fractures -- Design-Driven -- Serious Brainpower -- Subterfuge -- Morganisms and Deadlines -- The Rig -- The Unfair Advantage -- Designing the Cars -- An Ending, a Beginning -- The Startup -- The Turning Point -- The Taj Mahal -- Directing a Symphony -- The First Test -- Supersonic -- Test. Then Test Again. -- A Series is Born -- Cutting Your Paycheck -- The Unveiling -- The Response -- Ghost in the Machine -- Two World Champions -- Two Tracks, One Day -- Big Numbers -- The Beast -- Rubber Trouble -- Popping Off -- Fast Friday -- Heeee's On It! -- Emerson's Chance -- Preparing For Success -- Times Were Changing -- Building The Beast -- The Morning -- The Start -- White Smoke -- Domination -- The Duel -- The Finish -- After The Checkered Flag -- The Aftermath -- Magical -- Indy Racing Since 1984 -- In Retrospect.
Subject: Indianapolis Speedway Race.
Penske-Ilmor engines.
Engines.
Indy cars.
Automobiles, Racing.

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