October 1938

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READERS' SPARE PARTS FOR SALE AND WANTED FOR SALE Aluminium Ricardo cylinder head, from Austin 7 Amain engine, s.v.. one rod and piston missing, cheap Austin Seven, Zenith vertical carburetter,...
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BOOK REVIEW "Modern Boy's Book of Racing Gars." The Amalgamated Press, Ltd. 4/-. Racing needs all the support it can possibly muster, and anything that germinates interest in and fosters enthusiasm...
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CONTENTS Dunlop Jubilee 1leeting, The .... 347 .1 talian G.P., The • • • • 350 Rumblings .... 351 Letters front Readers.... 359 A Young Churabanc" 355 "Bira" Wins Again :357 Club News 361 A Guide ki...
VERY SUCCESSFUL DUNLOP CELEBRATION BROOKLANDS MEETING FAST OUTER-CIRCUIT RACE. AUSTIN AND E R.A. WIN CAMPBELL TROPHY SCRATCH RACES. "BIRA" INVOLVED IN THREE-FOLD CRASH IT was a very happy thought of...
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E.R.A. ESTABLISHES FASTEST TIME AT PRESCOTT COURSE RECORD REMAINS UNBROKEN. THE SUMNER-J.A.P. CRASHES BADLY LARGER crowds seem to assemble each time at Prescott, and the Bugatti Owners' Club's hill...
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AUTO-UNIONS' FIRST 1938 WIN NUVOLARI SCORES A SURPRISING AND WELCOME VICTORY IN THE ITALIAN GRAND PRIX. FATAL ACCIDENT IN MILAN GRAND PRIX THE glorious uncertainty of motorracing was never...
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Big Stuff CfiCIL CLUTTON tells me the engine of his famous Itala came down for the first time in his experience before the Shelsley Meeting, because it was suffering a seized little-end. On rending...
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THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE E.R.A. AND SOME NOTES ON CHRONOLOGICAL DISTRIBUTION OF THE BOURNE MARQUE UNDENIABLY, the British E.R.A. is supreme in the 14-litre racing category. Now that the AlfaRomeo...
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"YOUNG CHARABANC " MANY USES OF THE FORD V8 ESTATE GAR FOR THE SPORTING ENTHUSIAST NXARLY all racing-drivers have to carry an enormous amount of equipment about with them to the various races, unless...
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A REBUILT BRESCIA BUGATTI VINTAGE cars that have been rebuilt to a sound pitch of dependability obviously interest readers of MOTOR SPORT very considerably. Such a car is John Smyth's 1925 Brescia...
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" BIRA " WINS AGAIN E.R.A. s DOMINATE THE B.R.D.C. ROAD-CIRCUIT RACE. POOR RAYMOND MAYS! TALBOT WINS OUTER-CIRCUIT RACE AT 111.17 M.P.H. ON September 17th we had two entirely new races at Brooklands...
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FUN FOR A FIVER Sir, Perhaps my experiences of a 1925 Morris Cowley two-seater may be of interest to your readers. I bought this car about three years ago for Li 10s. and covered over 12,000 miles of...
I am contemplating constructing a light car for touring purposes, with good road holding and high power-we ight ratio as the chief objects, and I have in mind utilising Morgan three-wheeler front...
Sir, From time to time, in your most excellent publication, there appear articles describing some rather famous or unusual car, aged or otherwise, which are greatly appreciated. With this in mind, it...
cars in August issue. It is certainly astonishing how these old warriors last, and when you mention 40 m.p.h.. on third with the A.B.C. one wonders just how much modern cars have improved in...
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Otia, /lewd ,m,,„„.,...?1111111r SCOTTISH A.C. We have always felt that there should be a few more antique cars tucked away in the wilds of Scotland and North Wales, even though all the pre-1905...
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BRITAIN'S NEW RECORDS CAPT. G. E. T. EYSTON AND J. R. COBB ON LAND, AND SIR MALCOLM CAMPBELL ON WATER SELDOlvl in the history of the land speed record has so exciting a duel been waged as that which...
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A GUIDE TO 1939 HIGH PERFORMANCE CARS THIS LIST OF SPECIFICATIONS AND DATA HAS BEEN COMPILED TO ASSIST THE PROSPECTIVE PURCHASER OF A FAST CAR IN THE DIFFICULT MATTER OF CHOOSING HIS MOUNT FOR THE...
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SECOND THOUGHTS ABOUT SHELSLEY RAYMOND MAYS BREAKS THE RECORD AGAIN IN 57.87 SECS. MAGNIFICENT BY BERT HADLEY WHEN You come to think of it the most remarkable thing about Shelsley Walsh last month...
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A VINTAGE DAY AT BROOKLANDS ELGOOD'S 4k-LITRE BENTLEY AVERAGES 110.3 M.P.H. FOR AN HOUR DURING M.C.C. HIGH SPEED TRIALS. SIR LIONEL PHILLIPS'S LEYLAND-THOMAS DOES 106.7 M.P.H. THIS year's M.C.C....
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Coniinenta,,, Note and News By AUSLANDER Here's News The News of the :\ Imith, I think, is contained in a letter I have received from a reader of this paper who has himself performed on road and...
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LUCAS EQUIPMENT FOR 1939 THERE is no need to detail what comprises Lucas equipment, for motorists and non-motorists alike associate the great Birmingham concern with high quality electrical fittings...

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