A GUIDE TO 1938 HIGH PERFORMANCE CARS
THIS LIST OF SPECIFICATIONS AND DATA HAS BEEN COMPILED TO ASSIST THE PROSPECTIVE PURCHASER OF A FAST CAR IN THE DIFFICULT MATTER OF CHOOSING HIS MOUNT FOR THE COMING SEASON
Italian. Thompson & Taylor (Brooklands) Ltd., BrooklandS Track, Weybridge.
2.8B. 6 cyl., 70 x 100, 2,309 c.c., 18.23 h.p. abr. 7 bearing crankshaft. 80 m.p.h. at 4,400 r.p.m...
A.C. Stand 135
There is no change here except that prices have risen, the saloon now costing £1,059 and the Sports Tourer, with Buckland body, £1,098. The drophead coupe model is discontinued. The other cars retain the well-tried 2-litre, six-cylinder single-o.h.c., light-alloy engine that originated at the Thames Ditton factory as long ago as 1919.
A.C. CARS, LTD., THAMES DITTON, SURREY.
A.C. Stand 140
Several models will be exhibited. Examples of both the Ace and the Aceca with A.C. and Bristol engines will be on view. The A.C. has a tubular chassis with independent suspension front and rear. The 90-b.h.p. six-cylinder engine of A.C. fame or the 120-b.h.p. Bristol unit can be supplied to order.
A.C. Cars, Ltd., Thames Ditton, Surrey.
Alfa-Romeo Stand 123
This classic Italian...
" ON THE TREND OP RACING-CAR DESIGN"
The article in your January issue entitled "On the Trend of Racing-car Design" has, I think, raised a point that is worrying a number of people who follow motor-racing at the present time.
Are the wrong type of people going to be attracted to the new racing circuits ?
We who like fast motor-cars and appreciate the atmosphere of enthusiasm that abounds at...
Preparations for the 1923 race (Continued from the May issue.)
During the. early nineteen-twenties small cars were doing outstanding things in BARC short handicaps and in the field of record-breaking, but perhaps they achieved their greatest allure in the JCC 200-Mile Races, run over the Outer Circuit in 1921-1924. Previous articles in this interesting series appeared in the February, March,...
Continued from the October Issue of "Motor Sport "
THIS'LIST OF SPECIFICATIONS AND DATA HAS BEEN COMPILED TO ASSIST THE PROSPECTIVE PURCHASER OF A FAST CAR IN THE DIFFICULT MATTER OF CHOOSING HIS MOUNT FOR THE COMING SEASON.
Italian. Soc. Anon. Alfa-Romeo, Via
M.U. Traiano Milan.
2,300 Gran Tourism°. 6 cyl., 70x 100, 2,309 c.c., 18.2 h.p. Tax £14 5 0. 76 b.h.p. at 4,600 r.p.m. 0.h.v....