September 1927

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CONTENTS. PAGE PAGE Editorial Notes ... ••• • 111• • • ••• 63 Great Racing Marques (vii.)—PeugeOt • •• 64 Motor Boating ••• • •• •• • 69 Sporting Machines on Test • • • ••• ••• 72 Sporting Events in...
EDITORIAL , NOTES. More Manx Mutterings. T T is difficult to restrain oneself on the subject of the I Isle of Man, or more particularly on the subject of the Tourist Trophy Course, and the races that...
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GREAT RACING MARQUES. VII.—PEUGEOT. By E. K. H. KARSLAKE. SEVERAL times during the history of motor racing, there have been periods when one make of car seemed to be absolutely supreme. Panhard et...
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MOTOR BOATING. A " PUMA " SPEED BOAT ON TEST. THE scope for the enthusiast for motor sport on dry land is at present extremely limited in this country. Practically all hill-climbs, which used to be...
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THE DUKE OF YORK'S TROPHY MOTOR-BOAT RACES. RESULT. " For the first time since its inception in 1924 the Duke of York's trophy has this year gone abroad. The single American boat showed a marked...
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We-"^v-"•No-"Nre•' SPORTING MACHINES ON TEST The 172 c.c. Francis-Barnett. • • By L.A.H. WE have always looked with admiration on the performance of the Super Sports FrancisBarnett in trials and...
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Recent Sporting :vents in Pictures
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SPORTING CARS ON TEST. THE SUPER SPORTS EXCELSIOR. By THE EDITOR. AMILD fuiore of interest was recently aroused in the motoring press by the appearance of a very fast "yellow and black coupe" on...
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THE SCHNEIDER CUP SEA-PLANES. WE recently had the pleasure of inspecting two of the machines which are among those from which the British team will be selected for the Schneider cup race at Venice on...
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RACING NEWS. THE SAN SEBASTIAN MEETING. ANYONE who is interested in motor racing has probably by this time become sufficiently used to disappointments due to cars which are entered in races failing...
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THE EUROPEAN GRAND PRIX. WHEN Benoist brought his Delage home a winner in the European Grand Prix at Monza on September 4th, he achieved the unique success of winning three successive races counting...
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THE GRAND P RIX DE PARIS. Bentley wins the second French 24-hour Race. AFTER their victory in the Grand Prix d'Endurance at le Maus, Bentley succeeded in repeating the performance in the 24-hour race...
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THE R.A.C. GRAND PRIX. Entries for the Grand Prix of the R.A.C. have now closed at single fees and the following is the complete list of cars and entrants. The race will take place at Brooklands on...
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RACING NEWS. THE HUTCHINSON HUNDRED AND OTHER STORIES! ALTHOUGH the chief item on the programme, August 27th, was the 100 mile race, several interesting curtain raisers were staged in the form of 3...
THE FRENCH GRAND PRIX. THE, French Grand Prix which was run off recently at the base of the Pyrenees mountains resulted once more in conclusive British victories. The three large classes were won by...
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RACING IN GERMANY. TWO interesting events recently took place at Freiburg, in Germany, when the A.D.A.C. organised its annual kilometre record attempts and hill climb. Classes for motor cycles,...
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HERE AND THERE. MOTORCYCLING NOTES. THE INTERNATIONAL SIX DAYS. The results of the International Six Days Trial which are now announced in full show overwhelming successes for British machines. It...

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