When Danny Crankshaft’s inventor parents build him a racing car for his seventh birthday, he doesn’t realise how much it will change his life. Because Monty is more than your average car. Not only does he run on chocolate milkshake instead of petrol, he can actually talk by revving his engine. But when Danny and Monty enter the Tooting Wallop Cup, they find themselves up against Hugo de Horrible – the nastiest man in town. Can Monty win the cup, or will Hugo’s cheating ways let him lift the prize?
About the Author
Jake Sparks grew up next door to a famous racing driver. He always wanted to be one himself, but ended up designing cars instead. Now he lives close to the famous Silverstone race track, and can often be seen in the stands watching the race. Kimberley Scott is a freelance illustrator and designer, working in the world of children’s books, greetings cards, puzzles, licensing, calligraphy and more. She lives and works in London, from her riverside studio, with a constant supply of green tea and pick-and-mix sweets to keep the creativity flowing!