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Page 52 of May 1981 archive issue thumbnail Page 52, May 1981


Sports and Racing Cars Fifty years ago, in 1931, the Alta Car and Engineering Company Ltd. was formed by Geoffrey Taylor, then 27 years old and the owner of a small home-built sports car, the object being to build production versions of this car. Taylor had been earning a living doing contract machine work for the nearby ABC company close to where he lived in Kingston Hill, in SW London. Late in...

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'High-cost' GP2 faces threat of new F2 series

The on-off war between FIA president Max Mosley and Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone reached a new peak at the recent World Motor Sport Council meeting when it was announced that Formula 2 will return next year as a low-cost feeder for F1. The FIA said that F2’s budget should be €200,000 ($315,000) but a new report has revealed how tough this may be to achieve. Dickie Attwood, Mike Spence and...


November 2019
Ultimate Porsche: The Most Ruthless Racer Ever Built



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