December 1925

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CONTENTS. PAGE Editorial ... • • • . . . . . . Some Experiences with th2 World's Fastest Car. By Capt. Malcolm Campbell... Early Motor Cycling. By F. W. Barnes, A Visit to an Experimental Engineering...
HONORARY DISTRICT AGENTS. ASHFORD, Kent ... BARROW-IN-FURNESS, Lanes. BASINGSTOKE, Hants. BLACKBURN, Lanes. BLACKPOOL, Lancs. BLOXWICH, Walsall BODMIN, Cornwall BOURNEMOUTH, Hants. BRIGHTON, Sussex...
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1 SOME EXPERIENCES WITH THE WORLD'S FASTEST CAR. By CAPTAIN MALCOLM CAMPBELL. FVER since the big twelve-cylindered Sunbeam came into my possession, my friends have been greatly interested to know the...
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Early Motor Cycling and the Result. By F. W. BARNES, M.I.A.E. Mr. F. W. Barnes, who is well-known to all Brooklands habituees, tells some of his early experiences in the following notes. Apart from...
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A Visit to an Experimental Engineering Works. SOME ACTIVITIES AT THE LABORATORY of RESEARCH ENGINEERS, Ltd. IT is well known that whilst some manufacturers take a keen interest in the sporting side...
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BOOKS RECEIVED. THE BOOK OF THE STANDARD (Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons, Ltd., 6s. net) is an attractive volume of great interest to motorists in general and to owners of Standard cars in particular....
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MOTORING SPORTSMEN. Lieut. Glen Kidston, RN. By THE EDITOR. LIKE so many other of the famous racing men who are known to our readers by reason of their exploits on the road and track, Lieut. Glen...
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to assist him before this, Lieut. Kidston's first appearance in a big continental event. Space need not be given to a.reiteration of his exploits at Brooklands, the familiar duels between the Grand...
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SPORTING CARS ON ROAD AND TRACK. THE 16/55 DAIMLER SPORTS MODEL. By RICHARD TWELVETREES. S0ML.' little time before the Olympia Show, I had the opportunity of witnessing some interesting bench tests...
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THE INTER-'VARSITY RELIABILITY TRIAL. A Sporting Event over a Difficult Course. THE only way to get any idea of the difficult route served up for the Inter-'Varsity Reliability Trial is to follow the...
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SPORTING MACHINES ON TEST. THE INDIAN SCOUT. By ARNOLD RADCLYFFE. -IT is now just twenty-five years since the first Indian. motor-cycle was built ; during this period many models have seen the light...
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J. G. PARRY THOMAS AND MR. "SNOWY" BROWNE.
THE " DEWAR " TROPHY. The Committee of the R.A.C. has awarded the " Dewar" Trophy for 1925 to the Rover Co., Ltd., Coventry, in respect of a trial of a 14/45 Rover Car. This trophy, which was first...
UNIVERSITY MOTOR CYCLING. G. F. Simond, the hon. trials secretary of the Cambridge University Motor Cycling Club. He has ridden in a considerable number of trials, his machine being a 349 c.c. o.h.v...
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THE ROAD FUND. At a Conference held at the R.A.C. on 2nd November, 1925, of organisations representative of users and makers of motor vehicles, the following resolution was unanimously adopted and...
THE TALE OF THE T.T. Messrs. J. A. Prestwich & Co., Ltd., of Northumberland Park, London, N.I7, of J.A.P. Engine fame, have recently issued a very interesting little booklet entitled "The Tale of...
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THE A.C.E.M.C. (COVENTRY). This club held a Half-Day Sporting Trial for the Elliott Cup. The course was one of about 22miles, starting from Coventry and going via Kenilworth on to Princethorpe Woods...
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CLUB NEWS IN PICTURES. The Editor will be pleased to receive photographs of club events for inclusion in this page.
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BOOKS. NUSTIN TWELVE, The Book of the, A guide for owner£. drivers. By Burgess Garbutt, with special articles by Richard Twelvetrees, and sketches by H. M. Bateman. Fully illustrated, cloth gilt...
REPAIRERS QCORED CYLINDERS. Scores in cylinder bores can be filled .3 in by Barimar Metallurgical (Patented) Process, to fit existing pistons and returned in two days under money-back guarantee, at...

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