About the Book
This is the story of Tarf II, a car which set world land speed records in the two-litre class, piloted by the legendary Piero Taruffi.
Features & Details
- Category History
Standard Landscape, 10×8 in, 25×20 cm
- Publish Date May 11, 2010
- Language English
- Tags Louwman, World land speed record, York Motor Museum, motor racing, auto racing, motoring history. australia, Piero, Taruffi, Tarf, Bisiluro, Italian, maserati, ferrari, historic, motorsport, italy
Graeme Cocks is one of Australia's foremost motoring historians and the author of many books on motorsport and motoring history in Australia. His most recent book, Red Dust Racers, on the almost forgotten Lake Perkolilli motor racing track in Western Australia has been shortlisted at the Octane International Historic Motoring Awards for 2016, placing it as one of the top eight motoring books published this year. His previous book., The Mighty MG Magnettes of 33, was honoured as Book of the Month in Classic & Sports Car Magazine and was shortlisted at the 2015 International Historic Motoring Awards. Red Dust Racers, has been released and is available at www.motoringpast.com.au.