The Autobiography of the Worlds Greatest Formula 1 Designer
If you have a vague interest in engineering or aero aspects of Formula 1 this will possibly be one of the best books that you will read about the sport, which not only tells the story of Adrian Newey and his background but also the story of the evolution of the modern Formula 1 car.
Der Michelangelo des Motorsports NEW YORKERIn Wie man ein Auto baut erzhlt Adrian Newey von seiner unvergleichlichen, 35-jhrigen Karriere im Formel-1-Zirkus: von den Autos, die er konstruiert hat, von den Fahrern, mit denen er zusammengearbeitet h...
Quite superbThis book pulls off the remarkable feat of being a first-class autobiography and textbook all in one. For those studying the evolution of the F1 car between the late 80s and now, it decodes all the mysteries previously hidden by competitive secrecy while revealing the man behind most of the greatest cars of that time period. Motorsport Online In this gripping memoir, Newey reveals the highs and lows of his race to the top. Mail on Sunday Books of the Year The greatest Formula One designer of his or any other age. Sunday Times Newey has a legitimate claim on the title of "Britains greatest living engineer". Daily Telegraph Adrian Newey has created more winners than all the super-brain computers in Formula One put together. The Times Creative genius the leading Formula One designer of his generation refreshingly honest. Guardian The most accomplished man in the worlds most glamorous sport The Michelangelo of motorsport. New Yorker If you love finding out how things work, if youre a car nut, if youre intrigued by the sports politics and even if your interest in Formula 1 is but a passing one, you absolutely must read this book. Octane Magazine How to Build a Car encapsulates through Adrians remarkable life story, precisely what makes Formula 1 so thrilling. Car Mechanic How to Build a Car gives a tremendous insightfantastically entertaining. Daily Express Honesthilariousinspirational. Motorsport Magazine Illuminating reading. F1 Racing Magazine How to Build a Car is an emphatic hit. Its one of the most enjoyable F1 books Ive read in quite some time. WTF1 How to Build a Car is an essential read for all fans of motor racing. F1 Fanatic Adrian Newey is one of Formula 1s finest technical brains The prose is sharp, punchy you learn almost without realising. Autosport
Adrian Newey OBE is arguably the greatest car designer in the history of Formula One. Newey has worked in both Formula One and IndyCar racing as an immensely successful race engineer, aerodynamicist, designer and technical director. After designing championship-winning Formula One cars for Williams F1 and McLaren, Newey moved to Red Bull Racing in 2007, where he is currently Red Bull Racing's Chief Technical Officer. He has won 10 Formula One Constructors' titles (more than any other designer), helping some of the world's most famous drivers to Drivers' championship wins, including over 150 Grands Prix.