Articles tagged W. B. Scott

Page 37 of March 1973 archive issue thumbnail Page 37, March 1973

Sorting out the Sunbeams

—A sequel— LAST MONTH'S attempt to sort out the history of the 1924 Grand Prix Sunbeams resulted in the loan of a very interesting album compiled by J. V. Ridley, grandfather of the VSCC member who kindly brought it to my attention, Mr. Ridley having worked in the Sunbeam Experimental Department in Wolverhampton with Fred Barnes, Bill Timmins, Bill Murrey, Alf Stokes and others, supervised, of...

Page 41 of July 1978 archive issue thumbnail Page 41, July 1978

Veteran - Edwardian - Vintage

A section devoted to old-car matters A chat with E. L Bouts Finding myself in Wolverhampton one-time home of "The Sunbeam" the other day I parked the Rover 3500 in a cul-de-sac (to the apparent disgust of a local resident!) and crossed the busy road to the very-smart, up-to-date premises of Bouts Motors; in Merridale Lane, to have a chat with the old Brooklands' driver, Ernest Leslie Bouts. In...

Page 23 of June 1937 archive issue thumbnail Page 23, June 1937


THE CONAN-DOYLES' 12-CYLINDER 11-LITRE DELAGE 2 A MODIFIED 1925 GRAND PRIX CAR FOR 1937 EVENTS. L.M.B. FRONT INDEPENDENT SUSPENSION. Richard Seaman's remarkable successes with the ten-year-old 1j-litre Delage last season seem to have focused attention on. the revival of vintage racing-cars for the more serious races. At all events, " Bira " has had independent front suspension and other...

Page 44 of January 1979 archive issue thumbnail Page 44, January 1979

Racing Driver -Racing Motorist

"He can be regarded as the leader of the latest type of racing-motorist created in the atmosphere of the track" - The Autocar writing about Percy Lambery in 1913. "Because road-racing is so entirely different from track-racing in any of its forms it is rare to find that anyone whose whole enthusiasm is centred about the very fast run of the Track can take quite the same interest in other branches...


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Ford vs Ferrari: The Le Mans '66 Film Special



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