[EBOOK / KINDLE] How to Build a Car by Adrian Newey
K at a Formula 1 race today you are flooded with information real time display of drivers input cockpit transmissions 3D graphics overlaid on the halo Anything and beyond to eep one seated in front of the screen What could a book offer then Basically everything else you don t see in the two hours of TV coverage Adrian is used to expressing himself mostly through the design of his cars the Williamses from the beginning of the 90 s that made world champions of Nigel Mensell Alain Prost and Damon Hill the McLarens from the late 90 s that delayed Michael Schumacher the first title for Ferrari and the Red Bulls that propelled Sebastian
Vettel To Four Consecutive Driver to four consecutive driver Even a mediocre driver like Jacues Villeneuve became world champion for the sole reason that Adrian Newey had designed his car And when you think about the fact that Adrian was standing next to Daniel Ricciardo a week ago at the last Monaco GP festivities you realize this guy has been in the business of winning in F1 for almost 30 years And to top it all he was a double Indy Car series winning constructor even before joining F1The book is both inspirational and confirmatory On one side is the Bildungsroman of a young man with a passion for improving racing cars who makes it to the highest level through absolute dedication clever career choices and brilliant creativity On the other it substantiates the ingredients of success the necessary hard working hours that have to be clocked in order to excel in a field unabated focus self confidence And luckIn a sport full of entitled rich ids and showbiz prima donnas Adrian is a genuine superstar whom regular folks can relate to How many engineers haven t felt their career was on the line when the answer to the uestion Why the hell isn t this working eluded them for months Further the language of the book is accessible even the technical bits full of witty politically incorrect humour unfiltered thoughts and detailed conversations And you ll also discover what a diffuser can do for you Fantastic book Great insight into the life and career of one of the top F1 designers the technical drawings of parts of each of his cars is a brilliant addition Adrian Newey has been living and breathing cars since he first started sketching them at the
age of 12 the roots of this love of 12 The roots of this love seeing his father pottering around in the garage on some project or other Drawing them was one thing what he really wanted to Vettel always with a shark like purity of purpose to make the car go faster And while his career has been marked by unbelievable triumphs there have also been deep tragedies; most notably Ayrton Senna’s death during his time at Williams in 1994Beautifully illustrated with never before seen drawings How to Build a Car encapsulates through Adrian’s remarkable life story precisely what makes Formula One so thrilling – its potential for the total synchronicity of man and machine the perfect combination of style efficiency and spe. ,
Really fascinating insight into the complexities of designing racing cars particularly the level of detail reuired for aerodynamics Also interesting to hear the issues encountered in troubleshooting which are common to many industries The Racer s EdgeHow to Build a Car by Adrian NeweyHarper Collins Publishers 2017Review With all the hoopla surrounding F1 racing in print visual and interactive media not to mention official websites
Guides Statistics Props And Paraphernalia What Do You Need Tostatistics props and paraphernalia what do you need to about this hyper competitive sportPlenty it would seem reading the autobiography of F1 veteran chassis designer Adrian Newey OBE In a career spanning 35 years he has been making the cars go faster winning 10 F1 constructors titles and helping some of the driving legends like Damon Hill Mika Hakkinen and Sebastian Vettel win over 150 Grands Prix races in 27 countries Newey provides a pit stop view of the races paddock personalities and their power plays uirks and gamesmanship as well as insights into the organisation of the sportBorn in 1958 in the British Midlands the cradle of the sport with a rich automobile tradition such "as factories producing the iconic Morris Marina Austin Allegro and Norton Com Really enjoyed some of the anecdotes Newey was "factories producing the iconic Morris Marina Austin Allegro and Norton Com Really enjoyed some of the anecdotes Newey was to share For someone who enjoys Formula One on both a sporting and technical perspective this was well worth the read I ve spent this weekend thoroughly engrossed in this account of the infamous Adrian Newey s life with cars It spans from his earliest childhood memories to his current Formula One career with Redbull Racing Redbull Advanced Technologies charting both personal and professional insights with his likeable firm but fair styleAs a Formula One fan since childhood I was delighted to receive a review copy from the publisher to be able to compare to the many F1 autobi The first half is informative and entertaining I had no idea how much American motorsports was influenced by today s de facto automotive engineer aerodynamicist The back half was less informative for those that have followed F1 for the past couple decades Reminiscent and repetitive but an enjoyable read Great insight to some of motorsports happiest and saddest moments The story of Adrian Newey s life all starts at a very young age when he is drawing cars and joins his dad in the garage Then we get to read his progress towards the pinnacle of motorsport Formula One He tells how he designed his cars 'Adrian has a uniue gift for understanding drivers and racing cars He is ultra competitive but never forgets to have fun An immensely likeable man' Damon HillThe world’s foremost designer in Formula One Adrian Newey OBE is arguably one of Britain’s greatest engineers and this is his fascinating powerful memoirHow to Build a Car explores the story of Adrian’s unrivalled 35 year career in Formula One through the prism of the cars he has designed the drivers he has worked alongside and the races in which he’s been involvedA tru.
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To Know About The Politicsknow about the politics Formula One the ruthlessness of the sport and its most influential people This book is a must read for fans of motorsport who are especially interested in the technical and aerodynamic side of thingsWhichever team Newey goes to he seems to come up with new innovative solutions that bring the team forwards His solutions to aerodynamic problems are explained in great detail accompanied by highly detailed technical drawings an absolute delight What you also notice when reading about all this is the politics that go on behind the scenes Personnel and leaders who want to stick to conservative practices money and sponsorship issues the FIA banning components of cars the list goes on More often than not Newey is hindered by such political or economical troubles Usually these are the reasons of his departure at certain teams It is great to read how he settles into new teams and how he gets accustomed to their environmentLeyton House Williams McLaren and finally Red Bull some of the great F1 teams he worked for Especially Red Bull is an interesting one since he practically helped to build that team from the ground up As he says himself from a fizzy drinks company to a four time world championship winning team It is great to view the progress of this teamAnother aspect that is really interesting is reading how he worked with drivers He was the race engineer of various great names and he worked with the most famous drivers Senna Prost Coulthard Webber Vettel just to name a few Each of these drivers had a different approach and had different technical skills You get to now a lot of anecdotes about these drivers and also about the teams that sometimes "can change your view of them completelyThis autobiography is so much than just a technical "change your view of them completelyThis autobiography is so much than just a technical up of the cars Newey designed You get to now about the teams and drivers he worked with about the politics in Formula One but also about his personal life his climb from the ground up his marriages It also provides great insight into the opinion of Newey regarding some of the regulation changes that happened over the last couple decades most notably the change to 15L V6 turbo hybrid engines in 2014 For all these reasons and many this book is a definite recommendations to any fan of motorsport who is interested in the technical matters He s definitely a genuisWe probably wouldn t be pals When you loo. E engineering genius even in adolescence Adrian’s thoughts naturally emerged in shape and form – he began sketching his own car designs at the age of 12 and took a welding course in his school summer holidays From his early career in IndyCar racing and on to his unparalleled success in Formula One we learn in comprehensive engaging and highly entertaining detail how a car actually works Adrian has designed for the likes of Mario Andretti Nigel Mansell Alain Prost Damon Hill David Coulthard Mika Hakkinen Mark Webber and Sebastian. .