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George Benson:
The Racing Years

Kurtis-Kraft
Midget Genealogy
Companion Edition,
An Illustrated History

THE MIGHTY MIDGETS

Indoors! A History of
West Coast Indoor
Midget Racing  

Midget Chassis
Technology

Tattersall – The Legend

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S-1138
Price: $39.00


George Benson: The Racing Years

by George Benson


The Racing Years is a 472-page memoir of the life and times of the 1966 Pacific Coast Midget Racecar champion and the remarkable men he associated with.

The book covers Motorcycle, Hardtop, Midget, Sprint Car, Championship Dirt Car and Indy Car racing from 1952 to 1987 and features 157 photos.

Benson recounts his adventures during the period and shares his thoughts about motor racing and racecar design. He details race results and the complete owner history of the GMB Midget racecars he built.

Soft cover, 472 pages, B&W photos.







S-187
Price: $39.95
 Sale Price: $29.95

Kurtis-Kraft Midget Genealogy Companion Edition, An Illustrated History

By Bill Montgomery

This “Companion Edition” is a full volume update of Bill Montgomery’s December 1999 publication, Kurtis-Kraft Midget- A Genealogy of Speed.”

The companion is hard bound, 167 indexed pages, and it contains hundreds of remarkably good photographs of Kurtis-Kraft midgets everywhere they raced. It is inconceivable that any open wheel enthusiasts would not enjoy this book.

Hard cover, 8 3/8” x 9 7/16”, 167 pages.
over 200 black and white photos.


Available Again!





S-226
Price: $59.95

THE MIGHTY MIDGETS

by Jack C. Fox

This true classic is finally available again. The Mighty Midgets takes you back to the very beginnings of the sport in the 1930s and leads you through the memorable history of Midget car racing. These cars represented not only a traditional training ground for the nation’s professional drivers, but a way of life, and even death, to those who became addicted to them.

Hard cover, 302 pp, B&W photos throughout.

Back in Print!









S-83
Original Price: $15.00
Sale Price: $11.95
 

Tattersall – The Legend

By Ed Watson & Dennis Newlyn

The story of USAC Midget Champion
Bob Tattersall and the legend he created
for thirteen years in Australia.

Bob won 50% of the races he participated in "Down Under" and was one of racing's truly colorful characters.

Soft cover, 256 pages,
56 pages of photos.















 

S-926
Price: $69.95
Special Price: $49.95

Indoors! A History of West Coast
Indoor Midget Racing


by Tom Motter

Tom Motter’s complete history of indoor midget racing on the West Coast covers racing at the Oakland Exposition Building from 1949-1968, as well as at the San Jose Fairgrounds, the San Francisco Cow Palace, and the Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa.

In all, 30 years of the loudest, most exciting, close-up and wildly crashing midget racing the West had ever seen.

Hardcover, 208 pages, over 200 black and white photos.

S-296
Price: $29.95

Midget Chassis Technology

by Steve Smith & Wally Pankratz


A brand new book for both dirt and asphalt midgets.

Includes: Complete chassis setup and alignment, suspension systems, coil-overs and torsion bars, spring selection, chassis tuning with shock absorbers, tires – selection, grooving, reading, scaling and weight distribution, adjusting the chassis to track conditions, and identifying and solving handling problems.

Includes Ford Focus midgets as well.

Soft cover.