Articles tagged Bruce McLaren

Page 95 of April 2006 archive issue thumbnail Page 95, April 2006

Marcus Pye's Diary

Comparing sheep to F5000s in New Zealand, and taking a step back in amazement at the Stanton Special Christchurch New Zealand's sheep-to-human-beings ratio may rank second to the Falkland Islands, but it leads the world table of Formula 5000 horsepower per head of population. With around 20 cars spread among four million inhabitants that's indisputable. Given that the gruff 500bhp monsters were...

Page 135 of September 2011 archive issue thumbnail Page 135, September 2011

Maserati repair worth the wait

Maserati repair worth the wait In preparation for the Goodwood Revival a couple of very supportive owners have been working hard to run their Maserati 151 Coupes. They still may or may not make it this year, but the sight and sound of these ground-shaking V8-engined projectiles is always worth waiting for. Bruce McLaren once described his 1962 Cunningham team Le Mans 151 as "an unguided missile...

Page 4 of July 2001 archive issue thumbnail Page 4, July 2001

Rare Coopers unearthed, rebuilt and raced

Two rare Coopers are returning to racing this season, one of them for the first time in more than 30 years. While Frank Sytner has already given his ex-Stirling Moss Cooper Monaco sportscar a debut win, later this season one of only two Cooper T60s in existence will hit the tracks again in the hands of Chris Smith. Currently racing his ex-Innes Ireland Lotus 21, Smith aims to compete in the 1.5-...



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