Articles tagged Getrag

Page 44 of July 1993 archive issue thumbnail Page 44, July 1993

Art for the heart's sake

McLaren's stunning F1 sports car unleashed at Goodwood Gordon Murray has a party trick. Behind his back the 6.1-litre V12 is burbling away happily at tickover, the needle just edging up as he snicks the gear lever into first and trickles out of the Goodwood pits. At 30 mph he moves the lever, a satisfying snickety-snick, and floors the throttle. A shrill, vibrant noise fills the McLaren's cabin,...

Page 67 of November 1978 archive issue thumbnail Page 67, November 1978

Formula One Facets

The Gearbox The name of Mike Hewland and his engineering company are well known throughout the World for racing car gearboxes and final-drive units. They make racing gearboxes for everything from USAC Indianapolis cars to Formula Ford and apart from Ferrari the whole of the Formula One firmament rely on the Maidenhead concern in some way or another. At one time most constructors took a basic...

Page 64 of December 1993 archive issue thumbnail Page 64, December 1993

Fad Gadget

There used to be a school of thought that the Toyota Supra was a second division footballer's car. Powerful, athletic, but perhaps not quite subtle enough to make the top grade. The latest recipe, however, is certainly more Manchester United than it is Doncaster Rovers. On paper, the new Supra looks to be a car for the elite. . . This is the third evolution of the Supra, latest in a family line...


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