March 1934

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The equipment is designed to give the fullest pleasure and interest, and includes twin carburettors, hot spot manifold, "knock-on" racing wheels with self-locking hubs, Brooklands instruments,...
Super Sports performance o for four GliEll -LITRE SPORTS L295 Long, low and streamlined, it looks what it is—a top-notch super sports. Yet with all its rakish looks, this Singer is a really roomy car...
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CONT ENTS PAGE J.C.C. opens the season with a well attended Rally, The 198 End of the " Jenkin's Case," The ... 199 An Interesting Secoadhand Car—1 litre Supercharged Alfa-Romeo, The .. 200 Club News...
EDITORIAL. WANTED AN ENGLISH AUTO-UNION SELD0111 has a road-racing season been more full of promise than that which now confronts us. There are plenty of races on the International Calendar, and-1A...
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FUN AND GAMES AT BROOKLANDS The J.C.C. Opens the Season with a Well Attended Rally FINE days in February are not a usual feature of the English climate, and the outskirts of London were thick in fog...
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Facts and Figures Concerning 1-1-Litre St ndard Production Sports Cars We have read with interest recent advertisements of certain manufacturers in which they claim to produce ".the hnest 14-litre...
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THE J.C.C. OPENS THE SEASON WITH A WELL-ATTENDED RALLY—continued. in a sad plight, while for open cars with cycle type wings there was little difficulty. A further suggestion for next year would be...
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All About the First Donington Meeting. DONINGTON PARK will be the scene of renewed activity this month, for the first meeting of the year takes place on March 24th, starting at 1 p.m. The alterations...
THE EN 14 THE " JENKINS CASE" 12 World's and 2 Class B Records Broken by Pierce-Arrow. SELDOM has so much controversy raged round a record performance as that of the " Jenkins case." Six months ago,...
THE MOTOR CYCLING CLUB. The Annual General Meeting was held in the last week of January, too late for a report to be included in our February issue. Mr. L. A. Baddeley was in the chair, in place of...
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An Interesting Second-hand Car 14-LITRE SUPERCHARGED ALFA ROMEO How does a 1929 sports car, admittedly one of the most expensive then in production, compare with the machines of the present day ?...
The Acceleration Chart rf the li-I,tre Supercharged Alfa Romeo. the radiator-cap not being graduated. The suspension both on the road and the track was outstanding, and bends could be taken at 70,...
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etiateleati THE GREAT WEST MOTOR CLUB. THE Affiliation Cups Trial of the G.W.M.C. was held on 28th January and attracted 33 entries, of which 10 entered for Class " A " (motor cycles) and the...
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The Editor invites Club Secretaries to send details of their fixtures, sporting and social, far publication in these columns. These items should be sent to reach this office not later than the 161h...
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The Monte Carlo Rally. SIR,—'.11;iy I be allowed to correct a false impression that may have been given in your report of the NIonte Carlo Rally ? Von state " H. E. Symons ditched the Essex in trying...
The Truth About These Accidents. silt,—With regard to the editorial in your February issue, I should like to mention one more point which I think would be extremely helpful in reducing the number of...
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1934 RACING CARS 4.-THE M.G. MAGNETTE, K.3. THE ban on road-racing in Great Britain has prevented the general public from taking the interest in motor-racing which is found in Continental countries,...
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AN ECHO OF THE MONTE CARLO THERE was a remarkable sequel to the performance of Donald Healey's Triumph car in the Monte Carlo Rally. Certain French competitors, it appears, refused to credit that the...
DONALD HEALEY FETED BY NEWNHAMS nONALD HEALEY and the Triumph teams which competed with such conspicuous success in the Monte Carlo Rally were recently entertained. at a dinner given in their honour...
LORD HOWE OUTLINES HIS MILLE MIGLIA PLANS M.G. Team Arrangements now Completed for the Italian 1000 Miles Classic ONE of the most pleasant functions which took place last month was the luncheon given...
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THE .1. R. D. C. SPEED TRIAL AN INTER CLUB MEETING NEAR HENLEY. THE activities of the Junior Racing Drivers' Club had during the past year been limited to organising Mountain Races at Brooklands, but...
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THE CAUSES OF MOTOR BREAKDOWNS. THE analysis of the causes of breakdowns in motor cars issued annually by the R.A.C. is now available. The figures are compiled in conjunction with the operation of...
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THE COMPLETE LIST OF COMPETITORS FROM ALL CONTROLS. LONDON Class 1 (over 16 h.p.) M. 21 Vauxhall. Lady M. Oldham, 21 h.p. Vauxhall. A. W. F. Smith, 20 h.p. Alvis. L. Baynes, 21 h.p. Wolseley. J. R....
THE R.A.C. RALLY ENT RI ES for the R.A.C. Rally closed on Monday, 5th February, with the record total of 400. The Regulations provided for this number as the maximum that could be accepted, but...
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HARROGATE MOTOR CLUB. The result of the Novelty Trial on February 4th, was : 1, A. R. Bell ; 2, E. H. McWilliam; 3, T. F. Leake ; Special award to F. Kirk. At the Monthly Meeting on Monday, February...
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NEW M.G. MIDGETS "P" TYPE WITH THREE BEARING CRANKSHAFT REPLACES THE "1" SERIES. THE M.G. Car Company announce for March an attractive range of 850 and 750 c.c. models which mark a further advance in...
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THE RALLY REVIEWED By G. T. MOORE THE success of British cars in the 13th Monte Carlo Rally was a pleasing contrast to the situation in 1933, when the Gardner Bentley, driven by Lord de Clifford, was...
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COACHWORK WINNERS 'Grand Prix d'Honneur, C. J. Joyce (Talbot "95") Over 1,500 c.c., Closed Cars. 1. C. J. Joyce (Talbot "95 "). 2. Cdt. A. Berlesco (Ford). 3. F. de Ribeiro Ferreira (Railton...
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Motoring in March. F1VERYTHING, including the date of Easter, is conspiring to promote an early start for the 1934 season. The Brooklands opening meeting is arranged for March 3rd, Southport begins...
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)40DNERN °TOPING demands the elimination of all RIGIDhands, tense muscles, tired eyes and fatigue RIGID to long-distance driving over rough roads are entirely eliminated by the unique ALVIS system of...
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Continental Notes Etancelin Prepares. ONE of the very first of the 1934 3 litre Maseratis was supplied to the well known French driver, Philippe Etancelin. Leaving no stone unturned in his...
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NEWS FROM THE U.S.A. Ar an American Automobile Association Contest Board meeting in late January plans were perfected for the 1934 Indianapolis race and the Championship season. The 45-gallon petrol...
RACING MOTORISTS MEET. THE dinner and dance of the British Racing Drivers' Club serves as a time of reunion before the season's racing and a large gathering of drivers and their friends gathered...
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Brief Specification. Engine : Six cylinders, 80 mm. bore and 116 mm. stroke. Capacity 3,499 c.c. Tax £24. Side-byside valves. Stromberg downdraught carburetter. Coil ignition. Gear-box : Four speed...
THE HUMBER SNIPE SPORTS SALOON Handsome Lines on a Speedy Chassis. THE touring car has undoubtedly been improved to a great extent through the lessons taught by racing, and so it conies about that a...
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TWO MASERATI RECRUITS. The two French drivers, Braillard and Falchetto, have always worked in close co-operation in Continental races, always driving Bugattis. They have made extensive plans for 1934...
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£100 presented by Messrs. Joseph Lucas, Ltd., tne second man in the race will receive a similar amount given by the bunlop Rubber C., Ltd. ; trie third £50 and a tropny from the Automobile...
TWO BIG RACES AT BROOKLANDS The J.C.C. International Trophy THli most successful race held at Brooklands last year was undoubtedly the J .C.C. international trophy. For this event, it will be...
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ALCOHOL FUEL FOR HIGH COMPRESSION ENGINES ALTHOUGH no radical change in design has been noticed in motorcars during the last ten years, performance has improved out of all recognition. More efficient...
What Do Yot Know About Cars ? Report on Competition No. 8. TH first correct solution to our last month's competition opened on the 15th January was that submitted by : Mr. R. J. Hewer, 26, Maze Road...
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"THE MAN WHO NEVER CLOSED THE TAP." Colin Fair is no stranger to the older readers of MOTOR SPORT. lie was the first man to make a British outboard motorboat plane, and for some years was practically...
WATER The Classes That loom in the Sprin le>" Tra-la, THE FAILURE OF THE CADET AND COMMODORE CLASSES IS CELEBRATED BY THE INTRODUCTION OF ANOTHER " PSEUDO " RACING CLASS. ONCE a year, there is an...
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