Articles tagged Clark Chapman

Page 56 of May 2001 archive issue thumbnail Page 56, May 2001

U.S. oil barren

Just over a year on from his debut in Formula One, a young scotsman astounded Brickyard regulars with his speed. Racecraft and refusal to cry over spilt milk Jackie Steward is better known for winning than losing, but there's one glaring omission from his impressive CV. With just eight laps to go, victory in the 1966 Indy 500 slipped from his grasp; the wee Scot would never come so close again....

Page 19 of March 1965 archive issue thumbnail Page 19, March 1965

Fragments on forgotten makes

No. 31—The Gordon According to "Doyle," the Gordon came into being in 1912. It may have gone into production in that year, but Mr. Gordon Armstrong, whose prodigy it was, assures me he made his first car in 1909. Having served an apprenticeship with Clark Chapman of Gateshead-on-Tyne, he was a qualified engineer brought up in the old school of hard-work-and-no-nonsense, and an idea he had for a...


September 2019
The World According to Max



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