What we’d blow the budget on this month
Rolls-Royce Phantom II
Impressive 1932 Freestone & Webb two-seat drophead with dickey on Continental chassis. Unusually well proportioned for a big two-seater, and in extremely good shape
Alfa-Romeo Tipo 33/3
Rare to see one of Alfa’s great sports-racers for sale. Driven by de Adamich, Pescarolo and van Lennep, chassis 019 claimed second on the Targa Florio. Instant entry to any meeting!
Cotswold Collectors Cars
Alvis TE21 drophead
Open-air elegance for four in one of the rare TE models from the thoroughly British maker. Has had a full restoration and boasts five-speed ZF gearbox and all-round discs.
Racing Drivers Amongst the Girls
Having seen Stirling Moss present, at the Lyceum, the keys of an Austin-Healey Sprite to " Miss World 1958," a charming South African girl in an eyeable bathing suit—she had…
Book reviews, February 1986, February 1986
"Land Speed Record — From 39.24 to 600+ mph" by Cyril Posthumus and David Tremayne. 303 pp, 10 in x 8 1/4 in (Osprey Publishing Ltd, 12-14 Long Acre. London…
Reflections in the dark
ALTHOUGH a Grand Prix may finish at 3 p.m. on a Sunday afternoon we seldom leave the circuit much before 8 p.m. for somehow there is always someone to talk…