A LIFE with HWM – from Aston Martin to Facel Vega – Fred Hobbs

This is a very entertaining book for the vintage and classic car enthusiast. It reads like an adventure novel on cars! In A life with HWM from Aston Martin to Facel Vega Fred Hobbs delves up all his pre-war and post war motoring adventures in real life and on the circuit. The reader is brought back to earlier, less hurried, times by the author. Read about Freds’ years with HWM sports and racing cars, his endeavours with Alfa Romeo, Iso Rivolta, Aston Martin, MG, Riley, Jaguar, Bentley and Facel Vega. Very well illustrated with photographs from Fred Hobbs’ personal collection. A fantastic read!
This book is in FINE, superb, condition. The text bloc is sturdy, the cover cards are clean and the pages are bright. The dust jacket shows slight creases on the top end, some little dimples on the front and some scuffing marks. A very clean copy. Please study the many photos of the actual book carefully, they form part of the description. “Enjoy the Ride!”


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Title: A LIFE with HWM – from Aston Martin to Facel Vega
Author: Fred Hobbs
Language: English (GB)
Publisher: Haynes Publishing Group (A Foulis Motoring Book)
Year: 1990, first edition
Pages: 203
Cover: hardcover
Condition: FINE, superb
Dust jacket: YES, very good to excellent
Weight: 720 gr.
Size: 25 x 18.5 x 2.3 cm.

Additional information

Weight0.75 kg
Dimensions25 × 18.5 × 2.3 cm


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