Indy Cars 1911-1939 (Paperback)
Great Racers from the Crucible of Speed
Enthusiast Books, 9781583881514, 125pp.
Publication Date: November 13, 2005
About the Author
Karl Ludvigsen is respected as a close and knowledgeable observer of, and participant in, the world motor industry. In addition to his industry activities as an executive with GM, Fiat and Ford and head of a consulting company, he has been active for over 60 years as an author and historian. As an author, co-author or editor he has some five dozen books to his credit, all concerning cars and the motor industry, his life-long passion. Many have been garlanded for their high standard of writing and research. An American, he lives in the UK, in Suffolk.
Praise For Indy Cars 1911-1939: Great Racers from the Crucible of Speed…
Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Dec. 5, 2006
“You’ll come away intrigued by the variables available within four wheels and approximately three decades. The late Tom McRae, co-founder of the Granbury-based Great Race, commissioned two recreations of mid-‘30s, Buick-powered Indy cars, and in reading Ludvigsen’s book it’s easy to appreciate McRae’s fascination.”