The Maserati 250F raced against Ferrari, Mercedes-Benz and Vanwall for Grand Prix supremacy during the 2500cc Grand Prix Formula years of ’54-’60. Period photographs, including contributions from Tom March, are presented, along with engine cutaways, drawings, technical descriptions, and the chassis and race numbers of every 250F to have competed during this period. Stories from leading drivers who raced the 250F, including Sir Stirling Moss, Juan Fangio, and Mike Hawthorn, along with Anthony Pritchard’s lively text, helps bring the racing story of this iconic model back to life.
Caversham (near Perth) 2.2-mile (3.54km) road circuit, 70 laps (winner covered 71 laps, 154 miles (247.8km) 1st, L Davidson (Ferrari Tipo 625 3-litre), 71 laps, 95.9mph (154.30kph) 2nd, S Jones (Maserati 250F 3-litre), 2516, ...
Author: Anthony Pritchard
Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd