January 1936

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Prints are available of all Photographs Published, also many others taken at the various meetings at home and abroad. Write to us for the photograph you require. 8" x 6" 2/each 10" x 8" 3/each CASH...
WE HAVE THE FOLLOWING PHOTOGRAPHS IN STOCK, TAKEN AT MEETINGS LAST YEAR. WHY NOT HAVE A PHOTOGRAPH OF YOUR CAR? Donington Park (April), Cars No. I, 2, 3, 6, 8, 9, 12, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 32, 33,...
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The DUNLOP ' 90 Tyre has all the silence in running which can be associated with safety. On straight roads —at all speeds—it has the soundlessness of smooth efficiency. On cornering at speed, it has...
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AND THEY CALL THIS LOGIC! The sports-car owner has always been a villain in the eyes of magistrates and coroners, and certain incidents of the last few months have brought forth a resounding volley...
CONTENTS liondon-Gloticester Trial, The Tuning M.G. Cars ... Rumblings ... ... rArr So 83 85 Testing a Second-hand ---30198 Vauxhall 88 Club News ... 90 Crossley, The 92 Record-breakers of 1935, The...
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THE LONDON GLOUCESTER TRIAL A SPLENDIDLY ORGANISED AFFAIR WITH JUNIPER AND NAILSWORTH AS THE PRINCIPAL STOPPERS Twenty-five " Gloucesters " have gone by, and with the passing of each has gone the...
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surface of leaves and another shelving right-hand bend on which Hutchison's Ford was brought to a standstill. N. G. Watson (Frazer-Nash) and Denis Evans (Magnette) were very neat at this point, and...
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TUNING M.G. CARS SOME NOTES by W. E. WILKINSON (In an Interview) Everyone who has anything to do with sports or even touring cars knows that no two cars, apparently identical in every respect, give...
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Hey Nonny for the New Season A Happy New Year to you, my gentles. The first of January and only two months to wait for the first race of the year, the Round the Town race at Pau. Charlie Martin tells...
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E.N.V. The suspension and chassis, I gather, will not be altered, at any rate, for the present. Seaman has sold the E.R.A. to Manby-Colegrave, who will be racing in various English and Irish events...
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THE NOTEK FOG LAMP TESTED Low current consumption, a wide beam, and an absence of glare are three most desirable features in a fog lamp, and we found these present in a Marked degree in the Notek fog...
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TESTING A SECOND HANDER A 30-98 VAUXHALL OF 1925 Whenever the past generation of sports cars comes up for discussion, there is certain to be someone present who has had pleasant memories of the old...
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Of the body little need be said other than that it gave comfortable accommodation for four or five people, and except in the matter of the front seat cushions, was well finished and upholstered....
PETROL FROM COAL Messrs. Carless Capel and Leonard, pioneers of motor spirit, have put on the market a new fuel called CarlessCoalene. This is produced by the hydrogenation of coal, and since it is...
Ten years old but still good 1 for 85 ln.p.k. Medium I pressure tyres I I are now fitted. their machine for heavy work Such as towing racing cars should consider whether he would not do better with a...
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etta .....„„„,?•??=111111111. STANDARD CAR OWNERS' CLUB The South-Eastern Section of the Standard Car Owners' Club held their annual dinner-dance on November 22nd at the • First Avenue Restaurant,...
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THE II-LITRE CROSSLEY A HANDSOME WELL-SPRUNG SMALL CAR WITH A HIGH TOURING SPEED There are occasions, quite a number of them, when the owner of a fast and large sports car feels the need of a less...
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providing a low-hung body platform without sacrificing ground clearance, while the X member which braces the rear of the chassis is ingeniously con 90 80 70 60 50 o. i 40 30 20 to 5 10 15 20 25 30 35...
self-changing gear-boxes, there is a slight whine on second and first. The centrifugal clutch disconnects the gear-box from the engine when the latter is " ticking-over " and thus avoids the rumbling...
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THE RECORD-BREAKERS OF 1935 "BLUE BIRD'S" 300 m.p.h. OUTSTANDING FEAT OF THE SEASON BIG INCREASE IN 1-HOUR AND 24-HOU1t FIGURES—SALT BEDS THE IDEAL LOCATION The year 1935 has witnessed some memorable...
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THE ULSTER A.C. MONTHLY REVIEW If the " Monthly Review " is anything to go by, the Ulster Automobile Club pays considerable attention to the sporting side of motoring in Ireland. Reports of trials,...
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M.G. Midget Type P.A. 4 cyl. 847 c.c. from L'99. 10 . o M.G. Midget Type P.B. 4 cyl. 939 c.c. from £222 M.G. Magnette Type N. 6 cyl. 1287 c.c. from £280 M.G. Two,Litre 6 cyl. 2062 c.c. from L375...
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Tazio Nuvolari travelling at 200 m.p.h. on the Bimotore Alfa-Romeo. With which he took the eight litre, mile, and kilometre records. The unorthodox front wheel drive car. Speed of the Wind, with...
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THE BUGATTI OWNERS' CLUB DINNER The Bugattisti are nothing if not individual and this year returned with great success to the aristocratic venue of Claridge's Hotel for their sixth annual dinner and...
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CHANGING THE FORMULA THE BUREAU DES CONSTRUCTEURS MEET AT ZURICH. RAYMOND MAYS REPRKENTS E.R.A. When the E.R.A. concern started out eto build racing cars, none of them larger than 2 litres, with l...
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GRAND PRIX By BALADEUR In 1936, the Grand Prix de l'Automobile Club de France is to be a race for touring cars. It can only be a rather minor feature of anything but a very mediocre season of motor...
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CAREERS FOR OUR BOYS (NUMBER 2) OR HOW TO BECOME A TRIALS DRIVER By NEVIL LLOYD (Illustrations by George Lane) fe • • . which he mistook for a man he'd met on several trials." In response to an...
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STIFFER CONDITIONS FRIGHTEN INTENDING COMPETITORS MONTE CARLO ENTRIES SHOW A HEAVY DECREASE Entries for the 1935 Monte Carlo Rally numbered 170. In the fourteenth Rally, which takes place between the...
THE JUNIOR CAR CLUB DINNER Under the able leadership of Mr. " Bunny " Dyer, the J.C.C. moves from strength to strength, as was shown by the gathering of over 400 members and friends at the annual...
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BRITISH MOTORING FIXTURES, 1936 The following is' the list of British motoring events, compiled by the Royal Automobile Club, for 1936. In -a certain number of instances the dates are provisional,...
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THIS RALLY BUSINESS THOUGHTS AND SUGGESTIONS FOR THE ANNUAL STRUGGLE TO MONTE CARLO By T. G. MOORE When friends ask you, " Why on earth are you going on the Monte Carlo Rally, charging round Europe...
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Book Reviews "GRAND PRIX" By BARRE' LYNDON Mr. Lyndon is fast becoming one of the most prolific writers on motoring subjects and this latest book of his should meet with an enthusiastic reception. He...
"THE BOOK OF SPEED" Speed in transport and speed in sport have become integral features of modern life, and the new edition of " The Book of Speed " reveals the sleek, smooth linos which give a...
"YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED" This " Complete Guide to the Road," written by McCullough and decorated with line drawings by Fougasse, of Punch, deals delightfully with every side of motoring. Road signals,...
MONTE CARLO Rally drivers met last month for the yearly dinner and dance at the Park Lane Hotel, and the secretary, Mr. H. B. Browning, reported that the numbers of the Club were steadily maintained...
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ConfinerecaL Note Newo By OUR CONTINENTAL CORRESPONDENT Teutonic Thoroughness I wonder how many spectators 'at a Grand Prix realise the immense amount of preparation that has gone towards the...
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ROYAL SCOTTISH AUTOMOBILE CLUB MOTOR CAR EVENTS IN SCOTLAND FOR 1936 RACING IN AUSTRALIA SOME DETAILS OF THE NEW PHILLIP ISLAND COURSE Racing in Australia has become familiar to English enthusiasts...

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