Articles tagged Alan Brown Cooper-Bristol

Page 33 of September 1972 archive issue thumbnail Page 33, September 1972

VSCC Prescott (August 13th)

Consistent Cottam Sets a New Course Record in his Connaught Prescott is a splendid setting for a speed hill-climb—in good weather. It was fine and dry for the annual VSCC fixture and records fell like the proverbial nine-pins. Cottam was in his expected sprint form and broke his own absolute VSCC course-record, in 42.96 sec. and the immaculate 1953 2-litre Connaught was only 0.01 sec. slower on...

Page 50 of August 1956 archive issue thumbnail Page 50, August 1956

The 23rd BARC 23rd Members' Meeting

The BARC staged its third Members' Sports-Car Race Meeting of 1956 at Goodwood last month. The races, contested in dull but dry weather, were not especially exciting, possibly because a new rule was in force whereby any driver who spun was disqualified. Only PH Ashdown (Lotus-Climax) suffered under this ruling, when he lost control at St Mary's Corner on the last lap of the third race. Another...

Page 32 of May 1955 archive issue thumbnail Page 32, May 1955

The First B.A.R.C. Members' Meeting 1955

Michael Head (Jaguar XKI20C) Leads in "Motor Sport" Brooklands Memorial Trophy Contest Dull, showery weather characterised the first B.A.R.C. Members' Meeting at Goodwood on March 26th, but, in spite of 56 drivers new to motor-racing taking to the circuit, only three accidents occurred, and these to old hands, who escaped serious injury. Moss was present to congratulate his sister Pat on winning...


August 2019
100 years, three cars, one epic track test



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