June 1931

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"Probably The Most Successful OF ALL CARS In Trials Is The Frazer Nash" (The Light Car Cyclecar," May 8, 1930. LONDON-EXETER, 1930. Five Gold Medals. A Frazer Nash was awarded the Special Prize in...
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CONT ENTS ... 363 The Way of Things ... LARD. PAGE Whitsun INIeeting The Targa Florio The French Grand Prix Prospects for Dublin Rumblings • •• Le Mans Entries ••' The Circuit of Sicily ... Shelsley...
7/12 er 4/1/0V AIrrER any long race there is bound to be a considerable amount of discussion and argument about suggested alterations and improvements, and the J.C.C. Double-Twelve has given rise to...
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BROOK LAN DS. B.A.R.C. WHITSUN MEETING GOOD DAY'S RACING IN BRILLIANT WEATHER WATCHED BY RECORD HOLIDAY CROWDS. THE Whitsun meeting of the B.A.R.C. will long be remembered as one of the brightest we...
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ITALIAN G.P. RESULT. One of the new stra:glit-8 Alfa-Romcw. proved to be the winner n the ninth Grand Pr;x of Italy, luld at Monza, on 24th of last month. The car was driven by Campari and Nuvolari,...
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THE TARGA FLORIO VICTORY FOR NU VOLARI WITH HIS ALFA ROMEO AFTER LONG DUEL WITH ACHILLE VARSI ON A BUGATTI. TAZIO NUVOLARI, driving one of the new 2,300 c.c. straight-eight Alfa-Romeo racing cars won...
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THE FRENCH GRAND PRIX. THE French Grand Prix is in. many ways the direct lineal descendant of the great Gordon Bennett Cup Race and thus may be regarded as the doyen" of motor races. In recent years...
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Prospects for Dublin. WHEN these words appear in print the second great British event of the year will be less than a week away—the Royal Irish Automobile Club's Grand Prix, to be run on the road...
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DIEPPE GRAND lima RACES. DIEPPE will be the centre of two Grand Prix races for both motor cycles and cars on July 26th next. The course will embrace a circuit formed of three kilometres of the main...
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urrih..in9s 4., 74, 130fitlERGES NOW that the Double-Twelve is over, the J.C.C. will no doubt be considering what they are going to do in the matter next year. If the race is run again there will be...
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THE 10,000 KILOMETRES TRIAL. IT is a matter of considerable disappointment that the great 10,000 Kilometre Trial organised by the Automobile Club of Germany should be practically ignored by the...
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THE SPORT ABROAD. Entries for Le Mans wHEN entries finally closed for the 1931 Grand Prix d'Endurance and for the final of the seventh biennial Rudge-Whitworth Cup, the total number of cars set down...
THE CIRCUIT OF SICILY IT is interesting to reflect that the famous Targa Florio, now one of the few races for real racing cars, was originally a race for" touring" machines. Later a racing class was...
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Letters from Readers. Double-Twelve Speeds. EVERYONE must welcome the victory of baby cars in the "DoubleTwelve," as this is a class in which Britain has always taken the lead. At the same time,...
SHELSLEY WA SH. CLASSES AND AWARDS FOR NEXT MONTH'S EVENT. SUPPLEMENTARY Regulations have now been issued by the Midland Automobile Club in connection with the 26th annual hill-climb which is to take...
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etu4 tleati NORTH-WEST LONDON M.G. THE annual open-to-Centre Coventry Cup Trial takes place this year on Saturday, June 6th. This event is open to all members of clubs in the South Midland Centre...
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ITEMS OF INTEREST FROM VARIOUS SOURCES The Phoenix Park Races. THE entries received up to date for the Grand Prix races . at Phoenix Park are sufficient to ensure that in most of the classes, at any...
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THE "DOUBLE-TWELVE." M.G. MIDGETS GAIN FIRST FIVE POSITIONS AND WIN BOTH TEAM AND CLASS AWARDS IN UNINTERESTING :: RACE. :: THOSE spectators who had read the notes on the Double Twelve in the last...
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COURTEOUS MOTORCYCLISTS. AN example which might well be followed by many motorcyclists has been set by a Rugby rider who has lately been awarded the Triumph Goodwill Cup as being the most courteous...
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Thirty-Three Years of Car 1 uildin HOW RILEYS HAVE PROGRESSED THROUGH THREE DECADES IN THE BRITISH AUTOMOBILE INDUSTRY. HERE often seems to be a tendency to imagine that anything which is really...
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TRYING A " SECONDHANDER " IV. -A RECONDITIONED RILEY NINE. IT is not so many years ago that one heard a great deal of talk amongst motor traders about what became generally known as the "used car...
TOURING CLUB DE FRANCE MOTOR RALLY. THE Touring Club de France is organising a Motor Rally for 14th June, 1931, in celebration of its annual Spring festivities, which will be more brilliant than...
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The A.C.U. Tourist Trophy TMERE is no more thrilling event available to the inhabitants of these islands than the A.C.U. Tourist Trophy Races. The struggles which have taken place over this famous...
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THE GRAND PRIX BORDINO Victory for Achille Varzi on the new Bugatti ACHILLE VARZI, the champion of Italy, driving one of the new Bugatti racers with the 2,300 c.c. double overhead camshaft engine won...
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The London-Edinburgh Run KEEN SUPPORT FOR M.C.C.'s FAMOUS ANNUAL TRIAL : PARK RASH PLUS MUD AND RAIN ACCOUNT FOR MANY FAILURES IN CAR CLASS. THIS year's Edinburgh, runlon. May 21st from the usual...
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CLUB VISITS. Gatwick--and the Surrey Aero Club. THE progress which the past decade has brought about in aviation is not confined solely to the machines we fly. One finds changes for the better, an...
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N .F.S. PageantProgramme. NATIONAL Flying Services are now repeating their arrangements, which proved so successful last year, when they staged numerous pageants and meetings at the several...
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THI-4', SPORT AFLOAT M°TORINO on the road has been getting steadily cheaper during the last few years with the result that the number of cars registered each year is increasing at a rate alarming to...
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The Poole "Hundred." Italian's Success in Easy Victory. oN Saturday, May 23rd, the 100 miles race for the Trophy presented by our contemporary The Yachting World, was run off in Poole Harbour, over a...
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IH IE IR IE ndJ IH Ilk IE By 'atrishaft" ONE of the most surprising tests in the history of motor-cycling was brought to a successful conclusion on the 22nd May, when a Britishbuilt motorcycle and...
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