Rally Car Racing

Tearing It Up

From the Series Dirt and Destruction Sports Zone

  • Interest Level: Grade 4 - Grade 8   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Have you seen a rally car race before? The vehicles may look like cars you see on the street, but rally cars have been modified for incredible endurance, strength, and speed. They race on courses made of dirt, sand, and even ice! Rallying brings together the best car manufacturers, drivers, and mechanics to put their cars to the test.

Enter the Dirt and Destruction Sports Zone to learn about the history, courses, competition rules, and the celebrity drivers connected to rally car racing. You’ll learn:
• Who the most successful rally car racer in history is.
• How a rally car is built to last through a tough 1,000-mile (1,609-kilometer) race.
• What equipment and rules ensure the safety of the racers and fans.
• Why rally car races are the ultimate test of a driver’s skill and stamina.

Are you into sports? Then get in the zone!

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-4677-2453-1
$39.99 $29.99
Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Sports
Copyright 2014
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2014-01-01
Reading Counts! Level 5.2
BISACS JNF057030, JNF051130, JNF054100
Dewey 796.7'3
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.625 x 9.25
Lexile 790
ATOS Reading Level 4.9
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 162693
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Reviewed, Sidebars, Table of contents, and Websites

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