This is a 6 book Carroll Smith kit.
Drive to Win, The Essential Guide to Race Driving: Take pole
position to learn the ground rules, techniques and procedures of driving
perception and evaluation. Racing professional Carroll Smith delivers
current state-of-the-art techniques for working with your crew to
develop and set up your car so that you'll have a competitive tool with
which to practice the art of driving.
Carroll Smiths Nuts, Bolts, Fasteners, Plumbing Handbook: This
complete guide analyzes the thousands of options available and shows you
how to choose the correct fastener for any application, whether it be
racing, street performance or restoration. Plus important information on
thread cutting, torque, material selection, inserts, panel fasteners and
much more. The book isn't limited to racing applications; it's useful
for anyone who works metal, and will offer something of value to anyone
who's ever tried to replace a fastener in an emergency. Were you
overwhelmed when you went through the fastener aisles in your local
hardware store or home supply center? This book can help.
Prepare to Win: One of road racings top professionals presents
here a vast amount of his accumulated car preparation knowledge. Covers
fasteners, plumbing, riveting and welding, basic metal work, braking
system, clutch, suspension, wheels and tires, engine, gearbox,
electrics, fuel cells, paint and paperwork. 95% of amateur racers don't
have a clue about aerodynamics, vehicle dynamics, and other rather
essential but very diificult areas, and the professional racers aren't
much better. The beauty of this book is that Carroll Smith breaks it
down and tells you EXACTLY what you need to know in a very easy to read
Tune to Win: Covers the development and tuning of race car by
clearly explaining the basic principles of vehicle dynamics and relating
these principles to the input and control functions of the racing
driver. An exceptional book written by a true professional. 95% of
amateur racers don't have a clue about aerodynamics, vehicle dynamics,
and other rather essential but very diificult areas, and the
professional racers aren't much better. The beauty of this book is that
Carroll Smith breaks it down and tells you EXACTLY what you need to know
in a very easy to read format.
Engineer to Win, Essential Guide to Racing Car Material: Current
state of the art in racing technology by a foremost expert in the field.
Covers all forms of racing cars and includes a thorough analysis of
metallurgy, metal fatigue and general materials technology. Details
specific components and specific activities such as heat treatments,
stress relieving, etc. Plus aerodynamics, ground effects, brakes, tools,
and more. ...excellent information. Popular Cars magazine.
Carroll Smith's Engineer in Your Pocket: A Practical Guide to Tuning
the Race Car Chassis and Suspension: Store all the answers in your
hip pocket! This handy pocket guide written by racing professional
Carroll Smith suggests realistic solutions to common race car handling
problems. Formatted listing causes and possible effects, and problems
and possible causes.