Scott Dixon; A Tribute to the Indy 500 Legend

Scott Dixon; A Tribute to the Indy 500 Legend

Related Topics

This book has the following tags. Click a tag to explore more books with the same topics.

Indy cars
$ 29.95NZD
We ship worldwide
FREE shipping within New Zealand
ISBN: 9781869507794
Stock #: 700 - 104
Add to cart

See where we have delivered to around the world.

Title: Scott Dixon; A Tribute to the Indy 500 Legend
Author(s): MATHESON, John
Category: Motorsport
New / Used: New
Book Type: Large hardcover
Published: 2008
Published By: Harper Sports
Pages: 135
Size (mm): 225 w x 295 h x 20 d


New book

We 100% guarantee our condition descriptions and our customer review feedback speaks for itself.
See our customer Points of Difference via ABOUT link above.

Overnight delivery available within NZ on request.


Scott Dixon's triumph at the Indy 500 in 2008 was the climax of a career that had played out in front of the country since he first appeared on our television sets as a 13-year-old car-racing phenomenon. Scott Dixon: A tribute to the Indy 500 legend charts Dixon's career from those early days through to this year's incredible drive at Indianapolis and his triumph in the drivers' standings in the IndyCar Series.

Author John Matheson follows Dixon's career in remarkable detail, from his days racing at the top New Zealand and Australian circuits through to his breakthrough in the Indy Lights in 1999 when he signed for the Johansson Motorsports team. Fly-on-the-wall coverage of Dixon's days in the USA takes the reader on a virtual race-by-race guide of his rise from the Indy Lights to the PacWest Racing team, and his eventual move to the Indy Racing League.

Scott Dixon: A tribute to the Indy 500 legend calls on numerous interviews with Dixon and those closest to him - including his family, team-mates and team owners - to help tell his remarkable against-the-odds story of triumph in one of the world's most competitive sports. It's easy to think that Dixon - given the potential he showed as a teenager - was destined to be one of the world's great drivers. But this book smashes that theory, as Matheson recounts the dark days of Dixon's career between 2004 and 2006 - including a run of 40 races without a win.

Scott Dixon's success has come in the face of much adversity and A tribute to the Indy 500 legend will leave readers convinced that Dixon is indeed one of New Zealand sport's greatest treasures.

Latest books in Motorsport

New Zealand Motor Sport ...
$ 36.95

The Ultimate Encyclopedi...
$ 29.95

My Greatest Race
$ 22.95

V8 Kiwis: New Zealanders...
$ 44.95

Scott Dixon; A Tribute t...
$ 29.95

Scott Dixon Indy To Indy
$ 24.95

View more...