Articles tagged Brown

Page 34 of December 1970 archive issue thumbnail Page 34, December 1970

By the Brighton bush telegraph

Members of the press travelled down in a 1932 33-seater ex-Paris Renault 'bus, provided for the occasion by Adams Bristow Ltd. It has a six-cylinder engine giving 67 b. h.p. at the expense of some eight or nine m.p.g.–fortunately National Benzole sponsor the Run–and does 25 m.p.h. * * * In the absence of Miss Hutton-Stott's 1904 Lanchester, Ronald Barker went...

Page 44 of September 1954 archive issue thumbnail Page 44, September 1954

Snetterton's First International

Collins, Parnell, Whitehead, Russell and Scott-Brown Win at W. Essex C.C. Race Meeting Although Snetterton circuit in Norfolk is divorced from industrial areas, a very big crowd assembled there on August 14th for the W. Essex C.C.'s first International race meeting at this venue. The International element was confined to Hutchinson and Beels of Holland, Hoffman from Germany, the Belgian Swaelens...

Page 5 of May 1950 archive issue thumbnail Page 5, May 1950

Reports of Recent Events

West Essex C.C. Speed Trials On March 26th the W.E.C.C. held speed trials at Boreham airfield, timing cars in pairs over a standing kilometre—an ambitious event for a new club. They hope later to hold races there, so that Boreham, near Chelmsford, can be added to the British venues listed Editorially last month. Again indicative of the present-day interest in motor sport, 96 entries came in for...

Page 30 of October 1956 archive issue thumbnail Page 30, October 1956

Gran Premio D'Europa - Pirelli Win Italian Grand Prix

Monza. September 2nd THIS year the Italian Grand Prix took the title of the Grand Prix of Europe and was held as usual at the Monza Autodromo near Milan. This event was the last in the 1956 World Championship series and for that matter the last serious Grand Prix event of the year, so everyone, with the exception of B.R.M. and Bugatti, were out for a final win-or-bust effort, knowing that the...

Page 12 of September 1957 archive issue thumbnail Page 12, September 1957

The Swedish Grand Prix

A Maserati Victory Kristianstad, August, 11th. Although the race in Sweden was entitled Grand Prix, it was for sports-cars and had the importance of counting towards the Manufacturers' Championship. Held on the same narrow bumpy circuit as in previous years, the race differed only in that this year it was for a period of six hours, instead of 1,000 kilometres, it being felt that a time race would...

Page 30 of December 1957 archive issue thumbnail Page 30, December 1957

Rumblings

The Guild at Goodwood This year's Test Day at Goodwood circuit, organised for the edification of its members and foreign guests by the Guild of Motoring Writers, was an unqualified success. A great variety of British-built cars was available for the journalists to fling round the course for three uninhibited laps and many famous personalities in the overseas motoring journalistic firmament, some...

Page 22 of March 1934 archive issue thumbnail Page 22, March 1934

THE COMPLETE LIST OF COMPETITORS FROM ALL CONTROLS.

THE COMPLETE LIST OF COMPETITORS FROM ALL CONTROLS. LONDON Class 1 (over 16 h.p.) M. 21 Vauxhall. Lady M. Oldham, 21 h.p. Vauxhall. A. W. F. Smith, 20 h.p. Alvis. L. Baynes, 21 h.p. Wolseley. J. R. Edwards, 20 h.p. Armstrong Siddeley. M. V. Lambert, 24 h.p. Humber. T D. Wynn-Weston, 22 h.p. Rover. L. J. Hollingsworth, 30 h.p. Ford. Miss M. G. Chiesm.an, 28 h.p. Delage. Miss B. J. Streather, 19.82...

Page 6 of June 2002 archive issue thumbnail Page 6, June 2002

Desmond Titterington

Desmond Titterington, one of Britain's Post-war all-rounders, died recently at the age of 73. The Ulsterman was a school friend of Archie Scott-Brown and competed in most forms of the sport during the 1950s. Sportscar success in a Jaguar C-type led to him joining the works team in 1955, but it was for Mercedes that he finished fourth in that year's Targa Florio. In single-seaters, he raced...

Page 29 of January 1957 archive issue thumbnail Page 29, January 1957

Britain And Grand Prix Racing

Since the article of the above title appeared in the November issue of Motor Sport, there has been a considerable amount of interest taken. Many agreed fully with all that was said, while others thought certain teams had been dealt with too harshly. Perhaps the most gratifying result of the article was the interesting correspondence that was received from Connaught Engineering, supplied by their...

Page 46 of February 1984 archive issue thumbnail Page 46, February 1984

Camera above the Clouds The aviation Photographs of Charles E. Brown

Camera Above the Clouds — The Aviation Photographs Of Charles E. Brown". Compiled and Edited by Anthony Harold. 163 pp. 10 3/4 in x 8 1/2 in. (Airlift Publishing Ltd, 7, St John's Hill, Shrewsbury, SY1 1JE £13.95). This book is a fine tribute, as it is intended to be, to the aviation photography, most of it air to air photography, of that versatile picture-maker Charles E. Brown, 1896-1982, who...

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