Articles tagged Whitbread

Page 54 of January 1981 archive issue thumbnail Page 54, January 1981

The Further Adventures of Miss Hyacinth Hunter

Last month we published some extracts from letters written home to her family during 1917 by Miss Hyacinth Hunter, a spirited young ASC driver seconded to the Royal Arsenal at Woolwich. By courtesy of the RCT Transport Section at Aldershot we are able to follow up these extracts from letters which the driver's daughter allowed them to publish in The RCT Review. We left Miss Hunter bemoaning the...

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Club News

If you wish to have your club event publicised in this section, please contact SS at the usual MOTOR SPORT address. Do not be too disheartened if your entry does not appear; space is obviously limited and you may be lucky next time around! As part of the Gates Group's celebration of its 70th anniversary year, an Epping Forest/Herts Model T Ford Rally is being organised which should be of...

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Club News

The Vintage SCC holds its annual speed hill-climb at the Bugatti OC's Prescott course near Cheltenham on August 5th, the first competitor starts at 11am. Admission costs £3, transfer to Paddock £2, accompanied children under 15 free, but no dogs. The VSCC Cadwell Park racing will again occupy August Bank Holiday Sunday at this very sporting circuit, well suited to vintage and historic cars, near...

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State Of The Art - Graham Turner

Press of Canvas Question — Name the first motor racing artist that comes into your head. chances are that most of you reading that last sentence immediately said to yourself "Michael Turner" — and that's hardly surprising, as he has been the doyen of automotive artists for the last three decades. What has guaranteed his lasting appeal to all motoring enthusiasts from the guy in the rally jacket...

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Blackpool to Isle of Man Race

Although it is not exactly a motoring event, having waxed enthusiastic in the past about the adventurous London-Paris and Across-the-Atlantic air races, Motor Sport feels something of the same admiration for the Blackpool-Isle of Man Race, where the object is to get from the top of Blackpool's Tower to the Manx Radio Buildings (or vice versa) as quickly as possible. The sponsors are Whitbread and...

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Record entry for 1998 Monte Carlo Challenge

A demanding extra circuit of the High Alps and the incentive of a splendid gala prizegiving dinner amid Prince Rainier's car collection are just two of the reasons why this month's ninth Monte Carlo Challenge has attracted a record entry. Former British Rally champion Russell Brookes (MGB) is among competitors from 17 nations on the 180-car entry, all seeking adventure and glory on the Classic...


August 2019
100 years, three cars, one epic track test



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