1965: Jim Clark & Team Lotus, The UK Races Publishers’ Edition
Providing an avocative snapshot of the cars and drivers competing in a memorable season of British motorsport 1965: JIM CLARK & TEAM LOTUS THE UK RACES details the major races including saloons and single-seaters, for Team Lotus, over a momentous year. It sees the legendary drivers such as Stewart, Hill, Gurney, Brabham, Surtees and McLaren competing hard against the formidable talent of Team Lotus and works supported drivers Clark, Spence, Sears, Whitmore, Rodriguez, Hart, Revson and Parsons at the major UK race Circuits.
Illustrated with nearly 200 previously unseen black & white photographs from the Peter Darley Archive, this 208-page 10×10 inch hardback book captures the unique atmosphere of the time. With contributions from Jack Sears who wrote the foreword, Sally Swart (Stokes), Bob Dance and David Hobbs, this is not just an invaluable record of Jimmy’s early life and times, but also a uniquely colourful depiction of an important period in British motor racing history.
The Publishers’ edition of this title is signed and numbered inside the front cover by the author Peter Darley and bound in a leather style material. Presented in a deluxe, cloth-covered clamshell case it is the perfect companion to our earlier title Jim Clark, Life at Team Lotus.