Surely, if the vintage cult is to mean anything, the cars should maintained as nearly as possible in their original form! Such major surgical operations as that on the Binns’ 30/98 Vauxhall (P.23, January) seem to imply that the design of the ‘twenties was not so hot.
I am, Yours, etc.,
Thorpe Bay. F.Dorman Byers, B.Sc., A.M.I.Mech.E., M.1.N
Sir, If Motor Sport of the 1980s can be trusted(!), Mr Groves (Letters, November 1999) is correct in saying that Emilio de Villota raced a March until the Spanish Grand…
XXIV Mille Miglia
Ferrari Sweep the Board Once Again Brescia, Italy, May 12th. As with many big motor races, the 1957 Mille Miglia resolved into a straight fight between the Scuderia Ferrari and the…
Intended purely for racing Down Under, this Lotus 49 suddenly found itself carrying the world champion’s Grand Prix hopes at Silverstone Writer Gordon Cruickshank, photographer Simon Clay It can’t be…