02.04.2021: By Tom Kristensen
with Dan Philipsen

Foreword by Dr Wolfgang Ullrich

US worth: $55.00

ISBN: 978-87-972603-0-2

Format: 9.6in x 6.7in
Hardback
Web page extent: 432
Illustration: 125 images

By Tom Kristensen
with Dan Philipsen

Foreword by  Dr Wolfgang Ullrich

US worth: $55.00

ISBN: 978-87-972603-0-2

Format: 9.6in x 6.7in
Hardback
Web page extent: 432
Illustration: 125 images


“MR. LE MANS: TOM KRISTENSEN,” by Tom Kristensen with Dan Philipsen, is now obtainable within the U.S.

Between 1997 and 2014, Tom Kristensen gained the world’s hardest car race, the Le Mans 24 Hours, a file 9 occasions and completed on the rostrum on 5 extra events. Each time his automobile made it to the end, the truth is, he was within the high three.

It’s no marvel that this nice sports activities automobile driver is named “Mr. Le Mans” to motorsports followers around the globe.

Now retired from racing, Kristensen shares on this ebook his deepest private reflections and insights from inside and outdoors the cockpit. He appears to be like again on greater than 30 years spent striving for perfection in racing and tells of the battles and setbacks that typically appeared inconceivable to beat, together with a horrible accident in 2007.

Voted “Sports activities Guide of the 12 months” when initially printed in Kristensen’s native Denmark, this considerate memoir is now obtainable in English.

Key content material:

•    Climbing the racing ladder, from Scandinavian Karting Champion into Components 3 single-seaters, together with championship titles in Germany (1991) and Japan (1993), then residing in Japan and racing all lessons together with touring vehicles and Components Nippon (F3000), resulting in Components 1 testing roles with Tyrrell, Williams and Michelin; his nice years with Audi in DTM are additionally mirrored on.

•    Successful as an underdog on his first go to to Le Mans, in 1997, driving an aged Joest-run privateer Porsche during which he impressed all onlookers with a night-time cost to conquer Porsche’s factory-entered favorites.

•    His years at BMW and successful the Sebring 12 Hours on his debut earlier than his second Le Mans victory in 2000 on his maiden drive for Audi within the R8, a automobile that was to turn into all-conquering.

•    Kristensen gained the following 5 editions of Le Mans, 4 occasions with Audi – together with personal groups Goh (Japan) and Champion (USA) – and as soon as with Bentley (in 2003), his final victory on this sequence taking him previous Jacky Ickx’s earlier file on the Circuit de la Sarthe.

•    His eighth win got here within the all-time basic contest at Le Mans, in 2008, a rollercoaster of a race during which his growing old diesel-powered Audi R10 was by no means anticipated to beat the favored works Peugeots.

•    Yet one more victory with the Audi R18 e-tron in 2013 sealed his repute as a real legend of Le Mans.

•    His story contains exploits at different race tracks all around the world, none extra prolific than the airport course in Sebring, Fla., residence of America’s long-established basic 12-hour endurance race that Kristensen gained six occasions.

•    Private reflections along with contributions from notable observers – together with Nils Finderup (early years), English journalists Charles Bradley (making an attempt years) and Gary Watkins (golden years) – full a very rounded portrait of the person and his achievements.


In regards to the Creator:

Dan Philipsen, Tom Kristensen’s collaborator on this ebook, is an editor at TV2 Sport, Denmark’s main sports activities broadcaster, and previously a journalist with the day by day newspaper Jyllands-Posten. He has had three different sports activities biographies printed in Danish. His residence nation honored him as “Sports activities Reporter of the 12 months” in 2010 and awarded him the Werther Prize in 2014 for a sequence of newspaper articles about footballer Thomas Augustinussen.

Evro Publishing books are distributed in North America by Quarto Publishing Group USA. Books will be ordered from Quarto by e-mail: gross [email protected]; cellphone quantity: 800-328-0590; or web site: www.quartoknows.com. Please use the related ISBN quantity when ordering.

“MR. LE MANS: TOM KRISTENSEN” can also be obtainable within the U.S. from specialist and on-line booksellers.

Judy Stropus  photograph Evro Publishing

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