Goldie by John Mayhead
The amazing true story of Goldie Gardner, the world’s most successful speed-record driver.
Foreword by The Duke of Richmond and Gordon.
Goldie John MayheadSeverely injured after being decorated for bravery during the First World War, Goldie Gardner overcame his disability to become a successful racing driver and the most prolific speed-record holder there has ever been.
Goldie is the first book about this unsung hero since his autobiography in 1951, and the first National Motor Museum Publishing title. It contains new, previously unseen photographs and information from various archives and interviews, and puts a new perspective on the life of this enigmatic hero.
John Mayhead is one of the UK’s foremost classic car writers and commentators, contributing regularly to various national newspapers and magazines, TV, radio and podcasts.
Launch date: September 2023. 1st edition hardback £20