Title: Mille Miglia 2015 -The Official Book
Publisher: Giorgio Nada Editore
Size: 240 x 330 mm
Length: 288 pages
Photographs: Hundreds of photographs in color and black and white
Language: Italian /English
Binding: Hardback with dust cover
Paper: 170 gr. coated paper
REVIEW BY WALLACE WYSS
I remember going to the re-creation of the Mille Miglia sometime in the ‘80s. It was sort of like going to a party where part of the party was hopping in your vintage sports car and tearing across Italy full tilt boogie for 1,000 miles, stopping only for refueling and more partying along the way. The book says 438 vintage cars participated in the 2015 event plus 61 Ferraris and 34 Mercedes that were tribute entries of more recent vintage.
I don’t think a rally could be held with such zest in the U.S., too many laws to break but in Italy they have a police escort and it’s fairly safe, or as safe as you can be with 60-year old cars and some drivers who are older than the cars!
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