Articles tagged Chalker

Page 65 of September 1993 archive issue thumbnail Page 65, September 1993

Mercedes memories

An Editorial in a contemporary about Denis Jenkinson's one-time Giro di Hampshire, in the carefree 1950s, using my road-test cars in the dead of night, recalls some memories. The gullwing 300SL Mercedes-Benz he upended we had taken on test down to Land's End, averaging better than 56 mph over roads covered in places with snow and with many lorries to pass, and including a stop for petrol. From...

Page 81 of March 1984 archive issue thumbnail Page 81, March 1984

Readers' Letters

Opinions expressed are those of our correspondents, and are not necessarily those of MOTOR SPORT. Speed limit plea From the Earl Howe: Sir , I feel that your readers and those motorists who use the motorways would wish to congratulate the Editors of MOTOR SPORT / Motoring News for the initiative they have shown in raising a petition to lift the present 70 mph speed limit to an advisory 80 mph....

Page 30 of January 1983 archive issue thumbnail Page 30, January 1983

Close Call

We do not want to labour the seat-belts compulsion thing, but in view of the letter from Mr. Harold E. Parkin in the November 1982 issue and another last month quoting the legal aspects of Government responsibility for fatalities resulting from being compelled to wear a seat-belt under Criminal Law, it is worth quoting from a newspaper cutting sent to us by yet another concerned correspondent....


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