McLaren (the movie)
Review by Larry Mason, June 2017
The latest documentary chronicling the successful career, and ultimately tragic demise of a superstar race car driver, should be on every true racing fan’s list to see.

LYN ST. JAMES – An Incredible Journey
May 11, 2016, by Kay Presto
From the minute you pick up and read the introduction of Lyn St. James’ newest book, LYN ST JAMES: An Incredible Journey, you are inside the race car – seeing, feeling, experiencing — the excitement and tremendous challenge of being a race car driver.

BOOK REVIEW: Driven Mind
November 24, 2015, by Kay Presto
Grab your hat and let’s go!
If you’ve ever wanted to do a fuel run around a 2000-mile loop of Great Britain on one sealed tank of gas, transport (smuggle) schoolbooks to Russian children, put an entire car inside the top level of the CNN Tower, and set records driving through 80 countries around the world, then the book DRIVEN MIND will take you on those journeys, and 47 more!

Book Review: “As a matter of fact, I am Parnelli Jones”
March 28, 2013, by Kay Presto
Reading Parnelli Jones’ newest book, “As a matter of fact, I am Parnelli Jones,” will hold you spellbound for hours as you weave through this incredible life story of the famed Rufus Parnell Jones. During his remarkable racing career, Parnelli conquered every form of racing in which he competed – beginning with the half-mile dirt tracks all the way to the highest ranks of Victory Lane in the Indianapolis 500, winning races and garnering championships in an impressive list of the most hard-fought, hard-driven forms of motorsports competition.

Senna
August 28, 2011
Movie Review by Larry Mason
Winner of the Audience Award World Cinema Documentary at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival and the Audience Award for Best International Feature at the 2011 Los Angeles Film Festival

Yellow Flag
July 11, 2011
Book Review by Kay Presto
Inspired by his high-speed ride in a Richard Petty NASCAR stock car, award-winning novelist and sportswriter Robert Lipsyte has crafted an exciting and compelling novel about a teenager in a dedicated stock car family, in the book Yellow Flag.

An Accidental Sportswriter
July 11, 2011
Book Review, by Kay Presto
An Accidental Sportswriter is a moving, in-depth memoir in the life of Robert Lipsyte, an award-winning sportswriter for the New York Times and other major publications.

HOVER CAR RACER: CRASH COURSE
June 30, 2005
Book Review by Kay Presto
Supersonic speeds, hairpin turns, daredevil stunts! From the first page of this compelling book…

VUKOVICH – An inspiring story of American achievement
June 15, 2005
Book Review, by Kay Presto
Who better to write a biography about the famed Bill Vukovich than author Bob Gates…

TIM RICHMOND, The Fast Life and Remarkable Times of NASCAR’s Top Gun
June 29, 2005
By Kay Presto
At last, a book about Tim Richmond, whose stellar auto racing career was quietly swept under the rug because of his untimely illness and too-soon death…

EVERYTHING I KNOW ABOUT CARS
March 29, 2005
By Kay Presto
Children will giggle and chuckle when they read this nonsensical and colorful book by Tom Lichtenheld…

DVD REVIEW: THE 2004 INDIANAPOLIS 500, THE 88TH RUNNING
March 29, 2005
By Kay Presto
Whether you saw all the outstanding excitement of the 2004 Indianapolis 500 in person, or wish you had been there…

Sowerby’s Road, Adventures of a Driven Mind
January 10, 2005
Grab a large mug of your favorite beverage, settle into a comfy chair, strap on your seat belt…

“ROY MAKES A CAR”
December 29, 2004
In this charming book for young children, imagination soars…

NATIONAL SPEEDWAY DIRECTORY
October 24, 2004
by Kay Presto
For the past 25 years, Allen and Nancy Brown have been putting together an invaluable directory…

“FULL TILT!” An open-wheel photography book by John Mahoney
August 7, 2004
Book review by Kay Presto
For open-wheel racing aficionados who want to travel back down Memory Lane…

CRAZY ABOUT CARS, Reflections from Behind the Wheel
February 10, 2004
Book review by Kay Presto
In a wonderful collaboration combining their love…

CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE NASCAR SOUL
February 3, 2004
Book review by Kay Presto
In the first Chicken Soup book ever to cover auto racing, “Chicken Soup for the NASCAR Soul”…

THE RACECAR ALPHABET
February 2, 2004
Book review by Kay Presto
With colorful illustrations of racing action, author and illustrator Brian Floca…

SAUGUS SPEEDWAY SCRAPBOOK
December 2, 2002
Book review by Kay Presto
Ardent Saugus fans will cherish the lists of event winners, clever reminders of “Race Witch” damage…