June 1936

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CONTENTS 11.••■•• Continental Notes and News 283 An Old Master Revived 285 Rumblings ... 287 International Trophy 294 Tripoli G. P. 297 Club News ... 299 Fast Motoring at Donington 3.3 Another E.R.A...
The Future of Trials and Some Suggestions. A subject which has been widely discussed in motoring circles lately has been the future of reliability trials. The undeniable fact has to be faced that...
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Confinenta,. Notez and News By OUR CONTINENTAL CORRESPONDENT Germany Still Leads What with one thing and another, the new Alfa-Romeos have not been able to show their true paces yet, with the result...
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AN OLD MASTER REVIVED DAVENPORT'S FAMOUS FRAZER-NASH " SPIDER " REBUILT FOR SHELSLEY Following my query in " Rumblings " about B. H. Davenport's famous old 1,500 c.c. twin Frazer-Nash, writes "...
PLEASANT PORTS OF CALL A DIFFERENT TYPE OF GUIDE FOR THE WAYFARER IN ENGLAND We have just received for review a copy of the second edition of "Signposts," by W. G. McMixmies, known to many of the...
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Alfas up again There is always something new from Africa, and those two ferocious Grand Prix races, one in Tripoli and one in Tunisia, which took place last month, reveal a new and more healthy...
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INTERNATIONAL TROPHY WON AT 91 M.P.H. A I-SECOND WIN IN THE INTERNATIONAL TROPHY. "B. BIRA " AND RAYMOND MAYS BOTH DRIVING E.R.A.S IN A THREE-HOUR BATTLE. A GALLANT DRIVE BY DOBBS ON A 2-LITRE...
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FANTASTIC SPEEDS IN TRIPOLI GRAND PRIX VARZI (AUTO-UNION) HARD PRESSED BY STUCK, WINS AT 128.2 M.P.H. ITALIAN ACE ALSO SCORES RECORD LAP AT 141.3 M.P.H. MERCEDES-BENZ TAKE THIRD AND FOURTH PLACES The...
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etiaItecui VINTAGE SPORTS CAR CLUB SPEED PLANS The satisfactory total of 61 entrants took part in this event, several of whom competed in more than one event ; so that even though there was only time...
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FAST MOTORING AT DONINGTON CHARLIE MARTIN (MONOPOSTO ALFA-ROMEO) BREAKS TEN-LAP RECORD AND RAISES SINGLE-LAP SPEED TO 71.55 M.P.H. SEAMAN'S REBUILT DELAGE SCORES WIN IN TWO RACES. After opening with...
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A N T' 1-1 R ERA. SUCCESS R. E. Tongue, former driver of :NI .G. and Aston-Martin cars, scored a popular victory in the Irish Motor Racing Club's road-race at Cork. The circuit used for the contest...
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THE SCOTTISH RALLY Those who maintain that Rallies appeal to only a minority of drivers should note that for this year's Scottish Rally 176 -entries have been received. The event, which is in its...
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THE 2-LITRE M.G. IN PRODUCTION A FAST AND ROOMY SPORTS CAR WHICH IS MODERATELY PRICED AT £375. After concentrating for many years on the smaller type of sports cars, the M.G. Company sprang a...
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THE RELAY RACE SMALL ENTRY BUT PLENTY OF ENTHUSIASM IN L.C.C. EVENT. WON BY C. M. ANTHONY'S TEAM OF ASTON-MARTINS AT 87.91 M.P.H. The Relay Race, organised each year at Brooklands by the Light Car...
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A BOOK OF RECORD BREAKERS " Torpedo to Flat-Iron" might almost be the sub-title of a new Ferodo booklet which shows in pictorial form the evolution of the Land Speed Record holder from 1929 to the...
AN AMERICAN VIEW OF CURRENT AUTOMOBILE DESIGN The following is a quotation from our lighthearted and ever refreshing contemporary the "New Yorker." While English touring cars on the whole have not...
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A handsome and perfectly balanced design, the four-door Park Ward body on the 41-litre Bentley. THE 4-LITRE BENTLEY A DE LUXE SPORTS CAR IN WHICH SMOOTH AND REFINED PERFORMANCE ARE SUPPORTED BY...
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LEWES COURSERECORD FALLS R. G. J. NASH MAKES NEW RECORD IN 19.06 SECS. LARGE CROWD PRESENT That unassuming and retiring young man, Richard Nash, who spends most of his time amongst his collection of...
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A V8 SPORTS CAR THE LEIDART 8, A NEW CAR WITH OUTSTANDING ACCELERATION AND A STATED SPEED OF 100 M.P.H. The V-8 Ford has acquired a reputation possessed by few standard cars for power and...
ISLE OF MAN T.T. RACE R. J. B. SEAMAN'S FINE VICTORY ON TEN-YEAR-OLD CAR Seaman won the Douglas race at an average speed of 69.76 m.p.h., winning by 81 seconds. Herewith a list of the results. A...
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Motor Sport Classified Advertisement Section CLOSING DATE first post on the 23rd of the month, for publication on the 1st of the following month.
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