April 1925

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r i (IilMsAecon de irs1 cyreach [Price /4 nal 10/6 per annum tosifee )nian tplolor and Motor Orle SpoiL No. 10. PROPRIETORS VOL. 1. RADCLYFFE'S • 65 VICTORIA ST. LONDON • S.W•1 7e/phone Wciorta 9545...
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SUPERCHARGING IN THEORY AND PRACTICE. By H. HAGENS. (Chief Engineer of the British Anzani Engine Co., Ltd.) MOST people who take an interest in the importance of the application of supercharging to...
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B.A.R.C. Note. For repairs to Brooklands Track over i,000 tons of concrete have been used in resurfacing. The programme of the Motor Race Meeting to be held at Brooklands on Easter Monday next will...
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SPORTING CARS ON ROAD AND TRACK. A WEEK-END TEST on the SUPER-SPORTS "ALVIS." AT THE TOP OF AL:As HILL. ABRIDGED SPECIFICATION. ENGINE : Four-cylinder monobloc. 0.11.V., 68 mm. by 103 mm., 12/50 h.p...
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THE TOURIST TROPHY RACES 1925. A number of interesting points in connection:with:the forthcoming T.T. Races were settled by the Competition Committee of the A.C.U. at its last meeting. The qualifying...
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MOTORING SPORTSMEN. Mr. j. G. Parry Thomas, M.I.E.E., M.I.A.E. By THE EDITOR. HIDDEN away among the hangars at the far end of the Brookland.s Track there is a little house called " The Hermitage,"...
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THE COLMORE CUP TRIAL. A Severe Test in the Cotswold Hills. By our Midlands Representative. AS is frequently the case with sporting events organised primarily for motor cyclists, the entries for this...
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THE Brooklands 1925 Season opened in a very promising manner with a first-class programme drawn up by the Committee of the B.M.C.R.C., who were rewarded by keen support of the public. Not only was...
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RECENT MOTOR CAR ‘,ND MOTOR CYCLE EVENTS.
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THE INTER-UNIVERSITY HILL CLIMB. Cambridge Beat Oxford at Aston by 28 Points. THERE is not, in these days, any too much motor racing that can be described as strictly • and exclusively amateur. The...
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An Ariel Success in Italy. In the champion motor cycle race held at Pisa recently, Benelli Nollo won the 350 C.C. class on an Ariel and made the fastest time. An Ariel also won the 5oo c.c. sidecar...
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July, 1921, and gained five firsts and one second prize, as well as a record for the course, from a large field comprising many well-known racing cars, Germany being very well represented. "...
THE STORY OF " MEPHISTOPHOLES." How Mr. E. A. D. Eldridge's " Fiat " became Famous. By Capt. J. F. DUFF. PROBABLY the records of motor racing reveal no more romantic story than that of the famous six...
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THE J.C.C. HIGH SPEED RELIABILITY TRIAL (May 2nd). On going to Press, particulars are to hand of the High Speed Reliability Trial organised by the/J.C.C., which is something quite new in sporting...
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THE SOUTHERN SCOTT SCRAMBLE. Many Spills in the Camberley, Club's Roughriders' Event. By ARNOLD RADCLYFFE. LOOKING back to March 14th, we think that if we • say "Thank goodness, it did not rain ! "...
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SPORTING MACHINES ON TEST. Owing to the lack of space in this month's issue, we have been obliged to hold over the description of the test of the 3/ h.p. Sunbeam, which was ridden by our...
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A NEW PROCESS FOR CAR PAINTING. How Scientific Methods Speed Up a Process which could not be Hurried HAVING spent some considerable time in overhauling his car in readiness for the season's...
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interesting in the "off season," I know very well that when the season arrives you will only have to sdrt out the high class information, and add two or three of those wonderful articles, and you...
The Editor, 'NE BROOKLANDS GAzErru. DEAR SIR, I am writing to ask your opinion of the Salmson Standard Car as to its lasting qualities for hard wear, as I am thinking of purchasing one. With regard...
The Editor, THE BROOKLANDS GAZETTE. DEAR SIR, I was very interested in the article on "How Special Camshafts are Made" in your last issue, especially the timing diagrams. At present I am running a...
The Editor, THE BROOKLANDS GAZETTE. DEAR SIR, THE LEGALITY Or DEPOSITS. Will you please advise me on the following point. I intended to purchase a car from a firm of dealers, and paid a sum down as a...
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Round the Clubs WATERLOO & DISTRICT MOTOR CLUB. Members Half-day Sporting Reliability Trial. ' THIS ' event, over a course of approximately 47 miles, took ;place on February 22nd, the start being...

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