This is the story of a uniquely special example of the Maserati 250F,
the breed of car that epitomizes the 2.5-liter, front-engined Formula 1
era of 195460, and took part in the first and last races of that classic
The finest flowering of the 250F came in 1957 with the lightweight
version in which Juan Manuel Fangio won the last of his five World
Championship titles. Three lightweights were built and the one featured
in this book, chassis 2528, was driven to victory by Fangio in the
Monaco Grand Prix and by Jean Behra in three non-championship Grands
Prix at Pau, Modena and Casablanca.
The fascinating story of 2528, from its construction to the present day,
is accompanied by 400 photographs, many of them never previously
published. This book presents the life of a truly Great Car the most
original and widely raced of all Maserati 250Fs.
Dimensions: 9.25 in x 11.14 in