Published to coincide with the 60th anniversary of the 250F's debut and first World Championship success - Fangio's victory in the Argentine Grand Prix (his home race) on 17 January 1954. The Maserati 250F story - design, evolution and racing history. Anatomy - chassis, cockpit, engines (six-cylinder and V12), transmission, suspension and steering, brakes, wheels and tyres, electrics and aerodynamics. Owning and restoring - buying, provenance, paperwork, values and insurance, obtaining spare parts, restored 250F profiles. Driver's view - racing in period, with input from Sir Stirling Moss; racing today with views from drivers of cars running in historic championships. Engineer's view - factory mechanics' memories, maintenance and repairs, setting up a 250F, rebuilding and maintenance of a six-cylinder engine, brief technical appraisal of rival F1 cars. Appendices including technical specifications and race results.