Articles tagged Austin Healey

Page 25 of June 1956 archive issue thumbnail Page 25, June 1956

Maidstone & Mid-Kent M.C. Silverstone Meeting

In spite of numerous heavy clouds which lingered over Northamptonshire on Saturday, May 12th, the Maidstone & Mid-Kent Motor Club was able to hold its annual meeting at Silverstone in fine weather. At 12.30 p.m. prompt, the 10-lap race for 750 and 1,172 Formula cars got under way, most spectacular cornering being practised by Maurice Clare in the Clare 90. J.S. French's Simplicity, being...

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The XXXIII Mille Miglia

A Personal Triumph for Castellotti In spite of popular alarums and excursions the Mille Miglia took place on April 28/29th in exactly the same form as past years, and the only differences in the route were two new by-pass roads: at Pineto, on the Adriatic coast, and San Quirico, shortly before Siena. Of the 427 entries, only 54 failed to turn up in the Piazza Vittoria in Brescia for the official...

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Open sports cars

A.C. ACE Stand 135 The well-known Ace continues to elude our road testers and also continues without change except that disc brakes are now standard equipment and the Ace engine develops 102 b.h.p. at 5,000 r.p.m., although the Bristol engine is more popular. Prices : Ace, £1,836; Ace-Bristol. £2.197. ALFA-ROMEO GIULIETTA SPRINT SPIDER AND 2000 SPIDER Stand 152 The Pininfarina designed open body...

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Reports of Recent Events

THE SECOND INTERNATIONAL TULIP RALLY This event was as tough as the Monte Carlo Rally. Our own Ken Wharton won in a Ford Pilot, Ford cars winning three of the five classes: GENERAL CLASSIFICATION.--1st : K. Wharton (Ford), 43.598. points; 2nd : K. S. Barendregt (Ford), 45.296 points ; 3rd : J. K. Kuiper (Citroen), 46.068 points ; 4th : H. A. H. Stijthoff (Healey), 46:943 points ; 5th: L. P. Kabel...

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Lady Competition Drivers

Concluding Our Series On Lady Drivers Patsy Burt probably vies with Jean Bloxam as the most successful post-war lady competition driver and at the time of our visit she was waxing indignant over a comment which appeared in a weekly motoring magazine intimating that post-war lady competition drivers have not proved as successful as their pre-war counterparts. Patsy Burt maintains that although 130...


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