Autos Sprint/Sprint Cars


Author: Sarah L. Schuette
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9780736877336
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 32
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Brief text describes sprint cars, from their design to their action-packed races.

Sprint Cars


Author: A. R. Schaefer
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9780736827270
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 32
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Discusses sprint cars, including their history, design, and competitions.

Sprint Cars


Author: Denny Von Finn
Publisher: Bellwether Media
ISBN: 1612114253
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 24
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Sprint cars are small, speedy race cars that can be raced on paved or dirt tracks. They can move at over 140 miles per hour! Readers will explore the history of these compact, high-powered speed machines.

Sprint Cars


Author: Tyrone Georgiou
Publisher: Gareth Stevens Publishing LLLP
ISBN: 1433957663
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 24
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Describes sprint cars, their design, parts, and where and how they are raced.

Sprint Cars


Author: Sarah L. Schuette
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9780736864527
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 32
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"Describes sprint cars, including their design and the races they compete in."

Inside a Sprint Car


Author: H. Edwards Phillips
Publisher: Cavendish Square Publishing, LLC
ISBN: 1627130543
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 48
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A look at the high-powered racing cars designed to race short distances.

Sprint Car


Author: Luke Thompson
Publisher: Childrens Press
ISBN: 9780516232669
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 48
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Fast vehicles are cool, just ask any teen. Each ot these books focuses on speedy machines and how to get involved with them for recreation or competition.

Sprint Car Racing

Unleashing the Power
Author: Susan Sexton
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780756911447
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 68
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An introduction to sprint car racing, including its history, how sprint cars are built, famous sprint car racers, groups that sponsor racing, and racing for kids.

Racecars

The Ins and Outs of Stock Cars, Dragsters, and Open-Wheelers
Author: Sean McCollum
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 1429634294
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 48
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"Includes details about the history and current status of racecars, including stock cars, dragsters, and open-wheelers"--Provided by publisher.

On the Track with...Jeff Gordon


Author: Matt Christopher
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 031609417X
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 300
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Matt Christopher delves into the life of Jeff Gordon, the racing sensation, and recreates his memorable moments with exciting turn-by-turn action. This fast-paced biography includes photos, Gordon's stats, and a list of his NASCAR career highlights.

Sprint Car Racing


Author: Tom Glave
Publisher: SportsZone
ISBN: 9781624034077
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 48
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Introduces Sprint car racing, describing the history, drivers, vehicles, and events of the sport.

Smokin' Race Cars


Author: K. C. Kelley
Publisher: Enslow Publishing, LLC
ISBN: 1622850963
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 48
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Students will learn about the cars, the races, and the exciting personalities of the Sprint Cup series. This book explores the world of stock car racing and gives fans insight into all that goes into a big race.

Race Cars


Author: H. R. Sheffer
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Automobile racing
Page: 47
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A brief history of automobile racing, highlighting different types of racing cars used over the years.

Good Night Race Cars


Author: Adam Gamble,Mark Jasper
Publisher: Good Night Books
ISBN: 160219372X
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 20
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Start your engines! In the colorful pages of this board book, young readers zoom around the track at over 200 MPH enjoying all types of racing vehicles, including Formula racing, stock-car racing, drag racing, sprint cars, off-road racing, monster trucks, kart racing, historical racing, dirt-track racing, sports-car racing, midget-car racing, flags, tires, pit crews, engines, race-car drivers, Daytona 500, Indy 500, and more.

Dropping the Flag

Auto Racing
Author: Jeff C. Young
Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company
ISBN: 1617841323
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 32
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This title introduces readers to the adventurous sport of auto racing. Readers will discover the sportÍs unique, must-have safety equipment, from fire-resistant clothing and helmets to HANS devices, SAFER barriers, roll bars, roll cages, and special fuel tanks. Chapters highlight racing history, major racing organizations, the pit crew, and types of race cars and races, including F1, Indy car, Champ Car, stock car, touring car, sprint car, midget car, drag racing, Funny Car, Top Fuel, rally racing, and NASCAR. They also cover racing strategies, from starting fast and taking corners to drafting and overtaking opponents. Famous racers are introduced, including as Mario Andretti, A.J. Foyt, Dale Earnhardt, Shirley Muldowney, Janet Guthrie, and Danica Patrick. Sidebars on racing flags and lingo will put readers in the know. Readers can also find out how to get started in these exhilarating sports, including karting, quarter midget cars, Formula Atlantic, and other organizations, as well as the physical and mental requirements for racing. And, they can learn about favorite spots to watch auto racing, such as the Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium, the Daytona International Speedway in Florida, and the Talladega Superspeedway in Alabama. Striking, colorful photos will put readers right in the middle of this action-packed sport. TheyÍll have a blast getting ready for an Adrenaline Adventure! Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

The Race Car Chassis HP1540

Design, Structures and Materials for Road, Drag and Circle Track Open- andClosed -Wheel Chassis
Author: Forbes Aird
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1440637938
Category: Transportation
Page: 128
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This invaluable handbook on the structural design and science behind the race car chassis includes sections on materials and structures, structural loads, a brief overview of suspension and chassis design, multi-tube and space frame chassis, joining ferrous metals, stressed skin construction, and joining light alloys.