THE VICE CONSUL
In view of last month's correspondence and a recent court case, is there any truth in the rumour that Fords are bringing out a new model, fitted with Polaroid one-way glass, and are calling it the Vice Consul? I am, Yours, etc.,
Slough. PETER MASTERS.
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VSCC Thruxton Race Meeting
This was an important occasion for the Vintage SCC, marking as it did the retirement of Tim Carson as Secretary of the Club and the final of the 1971 Motor Sport Brooklands Memorial Trophy Contest. In the latter Corner was out of luck, although still the winner. In practice a big-end bolt broke on the ERA R4D and a rod came through...