After David Piper had set the local speed record to over 189 m.p.h., de Udy took his Mk. 3 Lola T70 coupé out and recorded 191.8 m.p.h., powered by a 5.9-litre Chevrolet V8 engine.
"Scientific Design of Exhaust and Intake Systems," by Philip H. Smith, C.ENG., M.I.MECH.E., M.S.A.E., has gone into a revised edition (quite thick, with 246 pp.), which includes a new chapter…
The month in MOTOR SPORT
August 19: NASCAR star Ernie Irvan is critically injured after a qualifying accident at Michigan. Happily, his condition steadily improves during the following week. 20: Sunday newspaper reports hint that…
Colin Chapman built his first car in Hornsey, not Hackney, as I stated incorrectly in my road test of the Lotus Esprit S2 last month. - C. R.