ELTO PRESENT PRIZES FOR OUTBOARD MOTOR-BOATS.
The Elto factory, in order to add zest to Outboard Motor Boat Racing, have offered several big cash prizes for the best official time in competitions made with the Super Elto 4-cylinder Quad” ” D ” Class Motor, and the Super Elto Twin Cylinder ” Speedster ” ” B” Class Motor. The grand prize is to be $1,000.00, approximately £200, and will be awarded to the holder of the best official time in races with the Super Elto ” Quad.”
To the second best official time with this model, a prize of $500.00 will be awarded, i.e., approximately .ispo. A further prize of &oo will be given for the best official time in competition with the Super Elto” Speedster” Model and a second prize in this class will be $250.00, i.e., approximately £50.
The speed records covered by these awards must be under I nternational Motor Yacht Union rules. The period of the contest began on May 1st and will end on October 1st, 1928.
It will also interest readers to know that their factory and English organisation pledge themselves not to compete for these prizes, and, furthermore, will not extend any special aid to any owner which is not equally available to all owners who wish to try for these priz es.
This means that every ” Quad” and ” Speedster” owner will have an equal chance of winning these prizes.
Five famous cars shared fifty-six cylinders between them when the Deputy Editor went testing at Silverstone. WHEN Vic Norman organised a private test day on the Silverstone Grand Prix circuit…
The Monza 1000 kms
A clean sweep for Gulf-Porsches Monza, Italy, April 25th Long before the day of the race for the 1,000 kilometres of Monza the event was fraught with problems and these…
Bentley celebrated its most successful weekend since returning to motor sport in the GT3 ranks with victories in both the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup in Europe and the Pirelli…