Articles tagged Allos

Page 30 of September 1965 archive issue thumbnail Page 30, September 1965

Coupe des Alpes

Results:Category A—Touring: 1st: R. Trautmann/C. Bouchet (Lancia Flavia).2nd: T. Makinen/. P. Easter (Cooper S).3rd: H. Taylor/B. Melia (Cortina-Lotus).4th: P. Hopkirk/H. Liddon (Copper).5th: J. F. Piot/F. Jacob (R8-Gordini).6th: J. Vinatier/H. Melot (R8-Gordini).7th: J. C. Ogier/B. Ogier (DS19).8th: A. Fall/J. Wood (Morris-Cooper).9th: R. Neyret/J. P. Vehrilac (DS19).10th: R. Clark/A. Porter (...

Page 17 of September 1931 archive issue thumbnail Page 17, September 1931

The Coupe des Alpes

The Coupe des Alpes /T is a very good sign that British manufacturers are taking a greater interest in continental trials, as an event like the Coupe des Alpes is absolutely unrivalled for testing out cars, not only of the sports variety, but also touring cars. A car which will function satisfactorily for long periods on the main roads of this country will not always behave so well under the...

Page 3 of October 1940 archive issue thumbnail Page 3, October 1940

Cars I have owned

[Here is another article of this popular series, this time by peter clark, a truly versatile amateur, well known for his le mans successes with the h.r.g., his trials exploits and his interest in edwardians.—ed.] My first velocipede was a B.S.A. three-wheeler sports, chiefly notable in that it was bought (secondhand) from H. M. Bentley and Partners. It was not very fast, about 65 flat out, but...

Page 18 of September 1958 archive issue thumbnail Page 18, September 1958

Something different

The Alpine Rally A NUMBER of my friends kept disappearing, saying, "We're going on holiday," and when they returned they talked about the change from the normal routine of their lives being as good as a rest cure, and kept asking me when I was going on holiday. Now, for as long as I can remember, my life has been one long holiday, watching motor races every weekend, all over Europe, enjoying...

Page 20 of March 2004 archive issue thumbnail Page 20, March 2004

Monty Karlan doesn't bust

Monty Karlan and Stein Roed claimed victory on the seventh Monte Carlo Historic in early February. The Norwegians' Volvo 142 scored a narrow victory over the Porsche 911S of American star John Buffum and Ralph Beckman on an event tackled by more than 300 crews. From five start points across Europe, the cars converged on Monaco for a series of regularity tests in the mountains. French aces Jean...

Page 4 of August 1948 archive issue thumbnail Page 4, August 1948

Reports of Recent Events

West of England M.G. Trial  W. A. Cleave (Morris-Special) retained a clean sheet in this event. The only First-Class award went to Ken Burgess'  blown Allard, and the only Second-Class award to Hase's blown "PB" M.G. The Plymouth M.C. netted the team prize. *** San Remo G.P.. This race, run over 85 laps of a sinuous 2.1-mile circuit, attracted 16 starters, but the Alfettes were absent, in...

Page 62 of August 1959 archive issue thumbnail Page 62, August 1959

An Alpine Holiday

The Coupe Des Alpes and the new Sunbeam Alpine Even motoring journalists need a holiday, although we are often told that our job is one long holiday. So we decided to take the Sprite, now with 7,000 miles on the clock, on a Continental tour, but being enthusiasts as well as journalists we arranged the dates to coincide with one or two motoring events on the Continent. The main one of these was...

Page 77 of December 1989 archive issue thumbnail Page 77, December 1989

The French way

Sir, I feel that with the advent of 1992 and all that, it's time we took a hint from the French. They have an organisation called the VEC which is, I believe, a fairly direct equivalent to the VSCC. They have the usual big events, for example at Montlhery not very long ago, but I think the best thing is the small-town racing spirit that flourishes there. To take an example of what happens all...

Page 5 of September 1948 archive issue thumbnail Page 5, September 1948

BEGINNERS' LUCK

BEGINNERS' LUCK Participation in Continental Events to-day is fraught with difficulty. Consequently, this account by J. Gott of how three I :1,-litre H.R.G.s, driven and navigated by novices, won the Team Awards in the Alpine Rally is of particular interest. ON the evening of July 9th last, one 1948 two-seater and two 1947 " Aerodynainics, " the standard 1,500-c.c. H.R.G. team, crewed by six...

Page 15 of September 1933 archive issue thumbnail Page 15, September 1933

LA COUPE INTERNATIONALE DES ALPES.

LA COUPE IN IhRNATIONALE DES ALPES. TEAM PRIZES WON BY M. G. ADLER, HOTCHICISS AND FORD. BEST INDIVIDUAL PERFORMANCES BY M.G., RILEY, ALFA ROMEO, BUGATTI AND FORD. THE Fifth International Alpine Trial attracted a . starting entry of 121 cars, of which number 42 were made up of teams who were competing for Alpine Cups, the rest being individuals for whom Glacier Cups were the prize. The British...

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