Mike Martin has been a sports car
racing fan since the early 60's. Along the way his has collected books,
programs, photographs, lap charts, and memorabilia about sports and formula car
Mike has also contributed to other books such as Pete Lyons's
"Can-Am", Janos Wimpffen's "Time & Two Seats" and
"Elva", Tim Considine's "American Grand Prix", Dick Wallen's "Riverside - Palace of
Speed" and others.
To get his competition fix, Mike
ran track and cross-country races from his teens to 40's. Now he is getting in shape for bicycle
Currently, Mike is writing for Vintage Drift magazines and is working on the
Shadow Race Team book. Mike also has a blog called "Sports Car Racing
Through Time" at: grimeheel.blogspot.com
Mike lives on Camano Island,
Washington with his fiance, Maggie McNeill.