Articles tagged Jet Petroleum Ltd.

Page 50 of September 1967 archive issue thumbnail Page 50, September 1967

Jet Oil

Sir Anthony Stamer, who works for Jet Petroleum Ltd., has pointed out to us that the comments made last month about jet Motor Oil 30, which we referred to as Jet 30, was unfair to the reputation of the entire range of Jet lubricants of S.A.E. 30 viscosity. He goes on to say :— "Motoring Which? wished to compare modern multigrade oils with a straight mineral oil (devoid of all additives) of the...

Page 71 of May 1967 archive issue thumbnail Page 71, May 1967

Jet petrol in the Eagle-Weslakes

Sir, I have long been an enthusiastic reader of D.S.J.'s excellent articles in Motor Sport, but I was brought up short last month by a strangely-biased statement towards the end of his account of the "Race Champions" at Brands Hatch. He affirms that although the victorious Eagle team stated officially that they raced on Jet fuel, his guess was that they were in fact using Esso Golden – this after...

Page 33 of June 1961 archive issue thumbnail Page 33, June 1961


"5d. OFF" Motoring is going to cost more now that the Chancellor has put up the cost of a car licence and anything to reduce the expense of running a car is welcome. That is thelaudable aim of Jet Petroleum Ltd. of Keadby, Lincs. To a growing number of motorists Jet is the cut-price petrol. It was introduced eight years ago by Mr JW Roberts, who has been a "petrol man" most of his life. When Mr ...

Page 70 of July 1967 archive issue thumbnail Page 70, July 1967

Letters from readers

N.B. – Opinions expressed are those of our Correspondents and Motor Sport does not necessarily associate itself with them. – ED. What now? Sir, I was interested to read "D. S. J."'s conjecture on the fuels used by the Gurney-Weslake cars at the "Race of Champions" and the letter of Mr. Anthony Stamer, of Jet Petroleum. Whilst I have no knowledge of the brand of fuel used by this team during the...

Page 66 of September 1967 archive issue thumbnail Page 66, September 1967

Letters from readers

We give up! Sir, In view of the recent controversy concerning the petrol we used at Brands Hatch for the "Race of Champions," last March, I would like to reiterate the following:— The fuel that was fed into the two Eagles before leaving Rye was purchased from the Jet petrol station owned by Peter Berthon, located at Winchelsea Road, Rye, Sussex. As Sir Anthony Stamer states in his letter in your...


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