Articles tagged S.W. Centre

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Reports of Recent Events

North London E.C.C. Christmas Trial Held on December 18th, the results were not to hand in time for the last issue:—   Best Performance of the Day.—D. D. Render (Allard), 50.1 marks lost. First-Class Awards.—A. W. Richards (Austin), 64.8 marks lost; C. J. Abbott (Austin), 69.9 marks lost. Highest Placed Saloon Car.—Mrs. J. W. Evans (Austin), 95.9 marks lost.   Sheffield & Hallamshire M.C....

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club news

etialiewd ......?1101.1111111111.119P SOUTHSEA M.C. The Club reported at its annual general meeting that it is now in a much sounder position than before. The following officers were elected for the cowing season :—Trials Secretary : C. S. De we-y ; Social Secretary : D. P. Kirkman ; lion. Treasurer : N. Lloyd Evans ; Chief Marshal : S. Teversham ; Press Secretary : M. W. Shepard. The President,...

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Fixtures For September

R = Restricted Event.  C. = Closed Event.  C.I. = Closed Event.  N. = National Event.  I. = International Event. 3rd. -- Newry & D.M.C. Driving Tests, Cranfield Airfield. C. Hagley & D.L.C.C. Evening Trial, Broncegrove. C. 4th. -- N. Cornwall M.C. Autumn Trial, Launceston. C. 6th. -- Leicestershire C.C. Bowmaker Night Trial, South Coast. C. N. Ireland M.C. Trial, Londonderry Dist. C....

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Reports of recent events

BARC (SW Centre) Speed Hill-Climb (April 6th) In miserable weather to commence with the BARC ran its speed hill-climb on April 6th up the nursery slope at Brunton. This private one-third-mile course is very "1920-ish" in character, so that your Editor imagined GNs and Brescia Bugattis when, in fact he saw a brace of XK120s, a Silverstone Healey and Buckler in action. The tarmac road climbs fairly...

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Veteran - Edwardian - Vintage

A section devoted to old-car matters The V.S.C.C. Measham Rally, January 7/8th: This traditional winter rally of the Vintage S.C.C. no longer finishes at Measham in the centre of England, where there used to be Motor Museum but there isn't any longer. But the Long Mynd Hotel at Church Stretton makes an admirable, indeed far more accommodating, venue for the start and finish of what is one of the...

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Matters of moment

PEUGEOT'S SAFARI Thanks to the publicity boys, the Monte Carlo Rally is still the biggest "plum" a rally-conscious manufacturer can win. All praise to B.M.C. for producing little cars that put down so much power through their front wheels that they were invincible in this event. But the toughest rally in terms of car-bashing high speed is the E. African Safari, which a weekly contemporary...

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Reports of Recent Events

Reports of Recent Events M.G.C.C. (S.W. Centre) KIMBER TROPHY TRIAL (December 26th). The traditional Boxing Day Kimber Trophy Trial of the M.G.C.C.'s South NVest Centre was energetically run off in the North Mendip area. Twenty-four starters assembled at the " Mile Three " Road House, noisiest the V-twin Bartlett (a 12-volt battery to keep the front end down ?), brightest, Cuff's latest flashing...

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Club Affairs

The Sheffield and Hallamshire M.C. is holding its annual dinner and presentation of awards at the Grand Hotel, Sheffield, on February 3rd. * * * Good news! Bugantics, the beautifully produced magazine of the Bugatti Owners' Club, is available to non-members. It costs 15s. per six issues, post in the U.K., and 21s. overseas. It can be obtained from the Club Secretary, Major Dixon-Spain, O.B.E., M....

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Report of Recent Events

Reports of Recent Events SHELSLEY WALSH HiLL-CLIMB (Sept. 22nd) With a time of :3(1.02 sec., Ken Wharton lowered the car record for the hill and also bettered the absolute record held by a Vincent-If. R.D. motor-cycle. In practice Dennis Poore recorded 36.92 sec., the first time the 1,000 yards have ever been covered in under 37 sec. An unfortunate accident happened to A. J. Butterworth, when the...

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Club News

We Hear K. C. Radburn, F.S.M.C., F.I.O.O. retains his keenness for Salmsons, but, conceding to his wife's request, has purchased a "San Sebastian" coupé model. He would like owners of vintage Salmsons to communicate with him with a view to starting a Salmson Register. His address is: 67, London Avenue, Radford, Coventry. A reader who owns two 8-litre Bentleys and a 4½-litre Bentley bought a 1923...

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