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Author: Sam LowBob BurnsCliff RobertsonBobby RahalCambridge Studios (Boston, Mass.)All authors
Publisher: South Burlington, VT : WGBH Video, ©1995.
Series: Fast physics, v. 2.; Colección NOVA.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Follows Bobby Rahal's efforts to design and build a car to race in the 1995 Indianapolis 500. Looks at the structural and aerodynamic forces that affect car control. Several drivers describe the physical and psychological stresses of a long race with 800-horsepower machines.
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Named Person: Bobby Rahal; Bobby Rahal
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Sam Low; Bob Burns; Cliff Robertson; Bobby Rahal; Cambridge Studios (Boston, Mass.); WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); Sveriges television.; WGBH Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1578070252 9781578070251
OCLC Number: 46002614
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally broadcast on the PBS series, Nova.
Credits: Cinematography, Bob Burns, Jeri Sopanen ; editor, Eric Neudel ; narrator, Cliff Robertson ; music, Tom Phillips.
Performer(s): Narrator, Cliff Robertson.
Description: 1 videocassette (56 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Fast physics, v. 2.; Colección NOVA.
Other Titles: Nova (Television program)
Responsibility: written and produced by Sam Low ; directors, Bob Burns, Sam Low ; a Nova production by Cambridge Studios for WGBH/Boston in association with Sveriges TV.

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Follows Bobby Rahal's efforts to design and build a car to race in the 1995 Indianapolis 500. Looks at the structural and aerodynamic forces that affect car control. Several drivers describe the physical and psychological stresses of a long race with 800-horsepower machines.

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