Formula 1 2019: The Carlton Sports Guide, the world’s bestselling Grand Prix handbook from Carlton Books, is the essential resource for the 70th season of the Formula 1 World Drivers’ Championship.
With 21 races on every continent except Africa, all races are shown live on Sky Sports F1 and Channel 4, with a global audience estimated at 600 million per race. In its 23rd edition, fans are kept fully up to speed with the 20 drivers, from world title rivals Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton to up-and-coming Sergey Sirotkin and Pierre Gasly; there are detailed examinations of the 10 Formula 1 teams racing in 2019, from Mercedes and Red Bull to Ferrari and McLaren; and 21 tracks for the World Championship and Constructors Cup. It also reviews the dramatic and sometimes controversial 2018 season, with race-by-race reports and statistics; highlights changes to the rules and regulations for 2019; and discusses major talking points in Formula 1.
As well as the drivers’ and constructors’ world championship tables from 2018, there is a fill-in guide for 2019, making this a personalised record of the Formula 1 season. Complementing the lively text are 90 full-colour photographs, detailed helmet illustrations, fully annotated circuit maps and a statistics section containing all the major records of the world’s most thrilling and glamorous motor sport in this the World Drivers’ Championship’s 70th season. Written by the former editor of Autosport magazine, Bruce Jones is one of the most respected commentators and reporters on the world motor racing scene. Besides this annual bestseller, Bruce has written numerous other books, including The Illustrated History of Formula 1, Formula 1 Circuits from Above, The Formula 1 Story and the yearly World Formula 1 Records.
• Team-by-team preview of the 2019 season, including detailed driver biographies and
• Guide to the 2019 season’s tracks
• Race-by-race review of the 2018 season with complete results
• Final 2018 championship tables
• F1 records
• 2019 fill-in chart
Formula 1 2019: The Carlton Sports Guide is available in paperback at £14.99 from
www.carltonbooks.co.uk and all good bookstores.