Articles tagged Trinity College

Page 68 of October 1992 archive issue thumbnail Page 68, October 1992

Rescued By Ricardo

There have been some references in these columns recently to that great automobile engineer, Sir Harry Ricardo, LLD, FRS, who is remembered by the motorsporting world as designer of the advanced engine of the three-litre twin-cam TT Vauxhall, the Ricardo-Triumph motorcycle and the Ricardo lightweight slipper piston. Also on account of his important book The HighSpeed Internal-Combustion Engine,...

Page 63 of December 1986 archive issue thumbnail Page 63, December 1986

Cars in books

It is rather interesting how often cars are mentioned by make in non-motoring books these days. A case in point occurs in "The Enchanted Places" by Christopher Milne (Eyre Methuen,1974), in which the son of the celebrated author and creator of the "Winnie-the-Pooh" children's books tells what it is like to be the real "Christopher Robin" of those stories and what actual places in the Ashdown...

Page 45 of January 1974 archive issue thumbnail Page 45, January 1974

Around and About

Muir joins Gardner in SCA Comoros THIS Year's European Touring Car championship could see a different story to the straight fight between BMW and Ford which has dominated the 1973 season. Two of the most experienced saloon car drivers in the world are to join forces in the SCA Freight team with a brace of brand-new 7-litre Chevrolet Camaro ZLIs: Adrian Chambers, managing director of SCA, has...

Page 136 of February 2009 archive issue thumbnail Page 136, February 2009

Not just a record-breaker

GET Eyston OBE, MC, was known as ‘The Record Man’, but deserves to be remembered also for his track racing George Edward Thomas Eyston was born in 1897 at the Manor House in Brampton, Oxfordshire, the family dating back through the centuries to the East Hendred estate in Berkshire. Around 1910 the young Eyston had associations with an early aeroplane, with which he experimented with air-to-ground...



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