Articles tagged II.W. Motors

Page 14 of July 1952 archive issue thumbnail Page 14, July 1952

Emphasis on sports cars

Two Jaguar X120 engined "Specials," Oscar Moore's HWM-Jaguar and EP Scragg's Alta Jaguar. One of the more interesting and potent "specials" to appear in this year's sports-car and club races has been Oscar Moore's HWM-Jaguar. Its successes are rather too numerous to detail, but it will be recalled that at the last BARC Members' Meeting at Goodwood, Moore won a scratch race at 74.61 mph, and was...

Page 28 of August 1958 archive issue thumbnail Page 28, August 1958

Fast motoring in a Facel Vega

Effortless silent travel at over 120 m.p.h. characterises this French luxury-cum-high performance car FRANCE, once famous for cars such as the Hispano-Suiza, Bugatti, Delage, Delahaye and Darracq, has in recent times neglected the luxury and high-performance field. In 1958 this is confined to the B.M.W.-powered Lago-Talbot and the Facel Vega. The latter is the hobby of M. J. C. Daninos, who...

Page 49 of September 1955 archive issue thumbnail Page 49, September 1955

Rumblings

Prestige Through Racing A leading article elsewhere in this issue discusses the relationship between the publicity which successful participation in motor-racing fosters and the type of car which sells most readily as a result. Not all manufacturers race directly to increase sales — the research and a third value of racing is well known, and a third reason for racing is the prestige, both...

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