Articles tagged Allen

Page 14 of September 1946 archive issue thumbnail Page 14, September 1946

The British Motor Industry's Jubilee

Althoug fifty years of motor-car construction have seen the industry rise to occupy the position of the third largest industry in this country, petty restrictions have not diminished in anything like the proportion they should since the days of the red flag. So publicity of any sort on behalf of motoring is vitally essential, and the Jubilee of the British Motor Industry afforded a much needed...

Page 15 of May 1938 archive issue thumbnail Page 15, May 1938


0(44 liawd VETERAN CAR CLUB The Veteran. Car Club held its annual Rally and Hill-Climb at Tilburstow on April 9th. The entries were not so numerous as in previous years, but a very enjoyable day was had by all. After lunch the cars attempted the long climb of Tilburstow. Capt. Colver's 1896 Arnold required the assistance of both occupants, but Wood's Leon-Bolke ascended steadily, likewise Allday'...

Page 48 of March 1958 archive issue thumbnail Page 48, March 1958

A Major Success

Riley 1.5 Wins Thames Estuary C.C. "Cat's Eyes" Rally This year's Thames Estuary C.C. "Cat's Eyes" Rally was run in excellent weather in contrast with the event of 1956 which had snow, ice, and every wintry condition imaginable. The 1957 event was cancelled because of petrol rationing. Winner of this year's "Cat's Eyes" was K. Faire with his navigator Captain Allen driving a Riley 1.5. They...

Page 21 of November 1945 archive issue thumbnail Page 21, November 1945

Readers' Sales and Wants

To meet the repeated demands for something on the lines of the old Spare Parts Announcements, we have instituted a system of inexpensive advertisements. Each announcement must be limited to twelve words, plus the advertiser's sufficient postal address, and the charge will be 1s. 6d. per announcement, payable at time of posting. For Sale Grand Prix Bugatti Spares and Service F.O Cleveland Harmer...

Page 39 of August 1934 archive issue thumbnail Page 39, August 1934


RELAY RACE WON IN A THUNDERSTORM W. L. THOMSON'S TEAM OF AUSTINS FIRST—OFFICIAL MORGANS SECOND— LADIES' TEAM OF M.G. MAGNETTES TAKE THIRD PLACE. THE annual " Big Race for Small Cars," the Light Car Club's Relay Race, was run off on Brooklands on July 21st and resulted in a welldeserved win for W. L. Thoinson!s Team of Austins driven by the entrant himself, R. F. Turner, and T. V. G. Selby, which...

Page 6 of November 1935 archive issue thumbnail Page 6, November 1935


MOUNTAIN CHAMPIONSHIP WON BY SHUTTLEWORTH (3-LITRE ALFA-ROMEO). HIGH WINDS MAKE CONDITIONS DIFFICULT ON THE OUTER CIRCUIT There is always plenty for the enthusiast to see and do at a Brooklands meeting, but somehow the final or Mountain Meeting, which was deferred a week in order to give visitors to the Motor Show a chance of attending, did not seem to have quite its usual snap. The cold weather...

Page 49 of December 1984 archive issue thumbnail Page 49, December 1984


Enthusiasm! THE OCTOBER issue of the official journal of the Vintage MCC contained an article by Ken Hallworth about his repeat of the historic Round the Coast ride of 1924, when Miss Marjorie Cottle riding a 21/4 by Raleigh and the late Hugh Gibson on a 7 hp Raleigh sidecar outfit rode round the coast roads of Britain in opposite directions. A competition was organised as to the place where they...

Page 31 of January 1935 archive issue thumbnail Page 31, January 1935

Continental Notes and News

Continental Notes and News By HAROLD NOCKOLDS. Mystery Man. DURINC; the winter months one can only write about the plans of drivers with extreme caution. After a spate of reports and counterreport's it is finally announced that So-and-So has signed a contract with Such-and-Such a Stable. Splendid ! we say, and a paragraph to that effect is immediately dispatched to the printer. The day after the...

Page 27 of May 1937 archive issue thumbnail Page 27, May 1937


THE VETERAN C.C. RALLY AND HILL CLIMB AT TILBURSTOW The Veteran Car Club, under the able guidance of its hon. secretary, Capt. J. H. Wylie, goes about its business so unobtrusively that it is difficult indeed to believe that it has, in actual fact, 208 members who between them own about 140 genuine, pre-1905 cars. It seems to us that owners of veteran cars may be divided into three distinct...

Page 6 of October 1935 archive issue thumbnail Page 6, October 1935


RAYMOND MAYS ONCE AGAIN MAKES FASTEST TIME AT SHELSL EY LADIES' RECORD TO 43.A SECONDS. SENSATIONAL CLIMBS BY BOBBY KOHLRAUSCH ON MRS. PETRE LOWERS TEE MAGIC 1Y11DGET If the Autumn hill-climb at Shelsley Walsh was less exciting than some of those in the past, it is only because of the high standard of entries and organisation achieved by Mr. Wilson and the Midland Automobile Club on previous...



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