Articles tagged Cherry Hinton

Page 46 of August 1984 archive issue thumbnail Page 46, August 1984

The Other Cars of Brian Lister

"In the fifties," says Brian Lister, "you still had two distinct types of successful racing car designers. There were the designer / artists, such as John Cooper and myself, people with an engineering background who designed intuitively, and the designer / scientists such as Colin Chapman. I happen to have been involved in racing at the right time and when we had to make the decision to quit, in...

Page 72 of May 1974 archive issue thumbnail Page 72, May 1974

Startix Memories, etc.

Sir, I remember the Startix device, as fitted to some Standard cars, when I was employed as a motor mechanic at Cyril Williams, Cleveland Street, Wolverhampton, in 1937 up to the outbreak of war, when the garage virtually closed down. If memory serves me correctly the Startix was fitted to 1935 to 1937 models, and was discarded on the 1938 models. The ignition key had three positions, off,...


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