Articles tagged Lea-Francis Cars Ltd.

Page 17 of January 1948 archive issue thumbnail Page 17, January 1948


The B.R.M. Every enthusiast will wish Raymond Mays the best of luck with his new British Grand Prix team. On December 3rd a luncheon was held at Claridge's to announce the establishment of the British Motor Racing Research Trust, set up by an important group of firms in the Motor industry to assist Mays, who has formed Automobile Developments, Ltd., to foster a cause which, in his own words,...

Page 21 of July 1953 archive issue thumbnail Page 21, July 1953


WHAT THEY COST Car Dellow Mk. II ... M.G. TD Midget Triumph Sports Morgan Plu s Four Jowett Jupiter Mk. IA Allard Palm Beach Consul H.R.G. 1,100 ... Austin-Healey Hundred Allard Palm Beach Zephyr 11.R.G. 1,500 ... Sunbeam Alpine Allard J2X Jaguar XK120... Lea-Francis 2i litre Sports Nash-Healey ... Aston Martin 0132 Frazer-Nash Le Mans Mk. II Frazer Nash Gran Sport The Donald Healey Motor Co.,...

Page 5 of February 1948 archive issue thumbnail Page 5, February 1948

The Motor Industry Research Association

The annual report of the M.I.R.A shows that during the past year research has been undertaken in such matters as stresses in vehicle structures, stiffness of such structures, filtration of lubricating oil, bearing materials, gears, fatigue strength of crankshafts, exhaust valve and cylinder head temperatures, leaded fuels, design and positioning of piston rings, etc. Mr. L. P. Lord has been...

Page 12 of November 1946 archive issue thumbnail Page 12, November 1946

British High-Performance Cars for 1947

Never before has the British Motor Industry been more deserving of publicity. By its contribution to the war effort it most certainly ensured our present Freedom, and the Peace which politicians are making so precarious and comfortless. Nevertheless, seldom has a nation looked more successfully to its export market so soon after the termination of war. And never before has the British Motor...

Page 15 of October 1945 archive issue thumbnail Page 15, October 1945


The R.A.C. In some quarters when anything has seemed amiss with the Sport the "old gentlemen" of the R.A.C. Competitions Committee have been advanced as the scapegoat. We of Motor Sport have always kept faith with Capt. A. W. Phillips and the Competitions Committee. Recently, when Raymond Mays, anxious to ensure a square deal for British Motor Racing, asked the R.A.C. to state its policy, we...

Page 11 of November 1952 archive issue thumbnail Page 11, November 1952

Guide To Earls Court

Hereunder follows an alphabetical guide to the car exhibits at the S.M.M.T. Exhibition which is open at Earls Court from October 22nd to November 1st, together with a pocket history of the leading makes. A.C.                    Stand No. 136 Known before the Kaiser War as a single-cylinder passenger and commercial tricar and as a very lightweight small car, the A.C. made by Auto-Carriers, of...


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