"[Lawrence] is uniquely positioned to tell it like it was... get a copy as quick as you can." -- Eoin Young, pitpass.com, October 2002
"[Lawrence] is uniquely positioned to tell it like it was... get a copy as quick as you can." -- Eoin Young, October 2002
"a damn good read." -- Motor Sport, December 2002
"a fascinating biography of this complex and controversial man... This is an easily readable and enjoyable account... Recommended." -- Vintage Sports Car Club Bulletin, Winter 2002
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About the Author
Mike Lawrence is a well-known motoring writer with a special interest in motor racing history, in particular the cars and drivers of a generation ago. He has always had a special interest in Lotus cars and their mercurial creator Colin Chapman. As well as contributing to all the leading motoring magazines, Mike Lawrence has written over 20 books including Grand Prix Cars 1945-65, A-Z Sports Cars 1945-65, The Essential Jaguar XK, The Essential Austin-Healey, The Mille Miglia, The Reynard Story and The History of Goodwood. He is also a published poet, playwright and broadcaster.