December 1967

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The Phantom— 1968 version Yours to fly as a Naval Officer Surprising but true. It's the Royal Navy that'll have the fastest lighter in the world—fastest bar none. This is the new Phantom --coming...
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Christmas Gifts from Switzerland! Chronosport offer the largest selection of special watches and timers available (we do not stock ordinary watches). All watches are offered considerably below retail...
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  Incorporating Speed and The Brooklands Gazette Standard House, Bonhill Street, London, E.C.2, Telephone : 01-628 4741, Teesdale Publishing Company Limited Contents                    Page Matters...
• Travesty of Justice "Mr. X went to the Police and said that his next-door neighbour had been seen to commit a murder. On this slender statement alone the neighbour was arrested and although...
We wish all our readers a Happy Christmas and New Year The publishing date for the next issue will be Thursday, January 4th
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Motor Sport Fixture List For December * Only clubs whose secretaries furnished the necessary information prior to the 15th of the preceding month are included in this list. * C. = Closed Event.   C....
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In France there has been-something of a revolution in the administration sphere of motor racing, which could well have far-reaching effects, though at the moment the full repercussions have yet to...
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The Japanese Motor Industry has enjoyed an incredibly rapid expansion. During the first eight months of 1967 Japan gained a couple of places in the race for World car sales, becoming the second...
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When one has been competing in rallies for some time, one develops preferences in much the same way as more vaunted reporters get to like—or dislike—Grand Prix venues. During the season, the...
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Madrid, Spain, November 12th. The opening of the Jarama circuit near Madrid in July heralded a resurgence of interest in Spanish motor racing and with a World Championship event scheduled for May...
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London, November 20th. For the first time in living memory, and I have been here quite a long time, the banks are shut without prior warning. On this day, as Motor Sport goes to Press, the first...
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A meeting was held in London on August 15th at which the Brooklands Society was formed, on the lines and with the aims and objects outlined on page 796 of the September issue of Motor Sport. By mid-...
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  The first book I read by the late T. H. White was "England Have My Bones." I derived enormous pleasure from it and still have the copy so generously given to me by a "Chain Gang" Frazer Nash owner...
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11 FORMULA NOW LOTUS leaders in motor sport combine with BOWMAKERS leaders in auto finance to bring you single seater racing car ownership from £245 DEPOSIT (36 MONTHS TO PAY) The new Lotus 51...
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SUPPLIER LOTUS CARS (SALES) LIMITED PROPOSER (Name & address) See notes 1 and 3 Occupation Employer Householder (Owner or tenant) House/Flat/Other See Note 2 BANKERS Age... How 1011.1 with...
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A Section Devoted to Old-Car Matters A Powerful and Practical Veteran.—The 1903 16-h.p. F.I.A.T. after its on-schedule arrival at Brighton in this year's Veteran Car Run. It was soon back for another...
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The Humber Register is organising a rally at Coventry to celebrate the centenary of Humber business and 60th anniversary of the Humber works in Coventry. Open to all pre-1931 Humber cars, motorcycles...
The 1932 Bugatti-Peugeots Sir, At the risk of being shot by my publishers, I quote the following passage from my forthcoming book "Georges Roesch and the Invincible Talbot "; the month was June 1932...
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Clark all the Way Mexico City, October 22nd. Twenty entries were invited for this year's Mexican Grand Prix, which took place at the same time as the Mini-Olympics. Of the 20, 19 were all ready for...
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"English Sports-Cars." Illustrated and described by George A. Oliver. 27 pages, 14 in. x 20: in. (Hugh Evelyn Ltd., 9 Fitzroy Square, London, W. 1. 63s.) This is the fourth in a series of these...
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fit the world's first aquajet tyre New unique 'Aquajet' action Aquatets are shoulder vents which pump away surface water between tyre and road when braking pressure is applied. Resti!t—an even bigger...
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There are so few Audis rushing around this country that one could understand the German tourist who simply stared, open-mouthed, at the subject of this month's Motor Sport modified car test. In the...
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Riverside G.P. - Spanish G.P. - Mexican G.P. - Brighton Run Canam Assortment.— At Riverside the winner, Bruce McLaren, ina McLaren-Chevrolet is just ahead of the Lola-Ford of Parnelli Jones and...
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N.B.,—Opinions expressed are those of our Correspondents and Motor Sport does not necessarily associate itself with them.—Ed. "Showtime Soliloquy"—Ferguson on the defensive Sir, You refer to views on...
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Police Training Methods: As Citizens See it Sir, Your correspondent who was exposed to Kent Police Advanced Drivers in action recalls a similar incident a few months ago. I was going towards...

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