E n r i c o B e n z i n g
Mario Benzing's son,
was born in Milan on June 17, 1932. He has been journalist since 1951,
having begun when he was still a student. He was contributor of
"Moto", "Motitalia", "Stadio"; in 1956 he
was Editor of "Auto-Moto". After the studies of engineering and
aerodynamics, he wrote for about twenty years for the newspaper "La
Gazzetta dello Sport", gathering the heritage
Canestrini and becoming Motoring-Editor as well as F.1 races reporter.
Since 1974 he has written for "Il Giornale", founded in that
year by Indro Montanelli.
It has just been published the
new edition of "Ali / Wings. Progettazione e applicazione su auto da corsa.
Their design and application
to racing car", a bilingual treatise of aerodynamics for F1 and other racing
cars with a new chapter about the «Computational Fluid Dynamics»
In this new technical treatise,
"Formula 1: evoluzione, tecnica, regolamento", Giorgio Nada Editore,
Enrico Benzing goes over
the history of Formula One through its rechnical regulations.
In the Honour Hall of the Milan Automobil Club, Enrico Benzing took part, on May, 28th 2005, to the celebrations for the 50th anniversary of Alberto Ascari's death and to the presentation of the volume "Ascari. Un mito italiano" by Cesare De Agostini and Gianni Cancellieri (Giorgio Nada Publisher)
In presence of Roberto Formigoni, President of Lombardy, the special career-prize of the Milan Automobil-Club has been awarded to Enrico Benzing on February, 23rd 2005. In the photo: Enrico Benzing and the President of Automobil-Club Ludovico Grandi during the prize-giving.
«From Aerodynamic to Power in Formula 1: Half a Century of Engines